Red Cat Adventures
Red Cat Adventures

Red Cat Adventures


Red Cat Adventures is the 2021 National Gold winner for the best Adventure Tourism Business in Australia. Red Cats also won GOLD at the 2018 and 2019 National awards for Australia’s Best Major Tour and Transport Operator. So you know when you book with us, you are Adventuring with the best in Australia.

The Australian owned charter boat company provides exceptional tours around the Whitsunday Islands to Whitehaven Beach from Airlie Beach, ensuring every trip is the best 365 days a year. As a fast-growing, innovative family operated business, Red Cat Adventures focus all their attention on quality and safety at an affordable price.

The team at Red Cats are proud to be awarded the Climate Action Leaders certification. The accreditation is the highest level of ECO standards awarded in Australia. Red Cats are the only Charter boat tourism business in the Whitsundays to be honoured with the certification.


Thundercat Whitsundays is an award-winning catamaran specifically designed for comfort, stability and speed. The all-inclusive tour visits Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet Lookout and offers two snorkels. Thundercat visits the North and South Whitsundays Island in one day. Thundercat is suitable for anyone seeking an ‘adventure of a lifetime’ and is well known for being family-friendly.

Tongarra Day Sail provides a sailing experience to a unique island. Hop onboard to the Whitsunday’s best-kept secret, Langford Sandbar. The tour includes snorkelling, banana boat rides, bush walks and more.

Falls to Paradise is an all-inclusive day tour exploring Cedar Creek Falls and the exclusive Coral Sea Resort. Guests can swim with turtles at the majestic waterfalls, then relax and enjoy lunch with a spectacular view.

Wildcat Mackay is Mackay’s newest day tour blending technology and practicality. This one-of-a-kind custom-built vessel aims to give guests of all ages the smoothest and fastest ride possible. Wildcat aims to Immerse guests in the hidden wonders above and below the ocean off the coast of Mackay.


The experienced crew are hand-picked for their fun and friendly attitude. Within the are accredited Master Reef Guides, Savannah Guides, Marine Biologists, all with exceptional customer service skills and knowledge of the Whitsunday Islands. The team has one goal – to make sure every customer has the best experience on Red Cat products and tours. Red Cat Adventures want this to be the “adventure of a lifetime”.

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The Great Barrie Reef located in the Whitsunday, Queensland, Australia

Why Our Guests Keep Coming Back

Marina living with Whitsundays lifestyle @ the Boathouse
Fabulous location with a flat walk into town, and glorious views over the marina. Pool and facilities are what you need for a couple of days away
August 11, 2022
Water Front Penthouse living at Marina Shores
Wonderful spacious apartment with incredible views.
August 10, 2022
The Power House - Views & More
Wonderful house, spatious, well equipped and magnificent view. Also perfect communication. It also has a garage right under the house in case one has a car. The only thing to pay attention to, is that the house is built on a steep hill. Is actually a short walk up, but if any of the guests has limited mobility and you have no car, one may have to take a taxi to get back home. We actually did it a couple times since one of us could not do that walk, and taxis are easy to book and cost only about 7- 10 AUD from the center or harbour to the house. For us was not an issue and we would love to stay there again!
August 8, 2022
Amazing Whitsundays Penthouse lifestyle at Reflections
A MUST STAY! This apartment is everything you could want plus more! Luxurious, spacious, modern and not to mention the view. It is beyond perfect. In a great location. All the facilities you could want and need. I found it very enjoyable and easy to book, check in, check out, ask questions etc with the hosts. Their response times to messages was fantastic. They helped us also with sorting our transfers which was hassle free. A definite 10/10. You won’t regret picking this place to stay whilst on your holiday.
August 8, 2022
Shutehaven Beach House
Breathtaking. Six stayed including my children (5,9) and father (80+). The house is a 15min drive from Airlie and walking distance from Shute Harbor (that has a coffee truck). The house has 270 degree views of water and several balconies, providing private areas. The pool is a great size but ensure you have floaties for young ones as it is deep. The house is very clean and tastefully furnished. The kitchen has everything you need to make meals. Great water pressure in the harbor. All round a truly special and memorable week. thank you!
August 8, 2022
Executive Whitsunday Penthouse @ 40 Reflections
The most amazing stay for our wedding week. Close to everything and the view is absolutely breath taking. Highly recommend and we will be back soon. Thank you Ali for being such an amazing host! X
August 8, 2022
15 Kara - Luxurious Home With Million Dollar Views
Amazing! What a fabulous house! Would definitely come back!!
August 7, 2022
Marina living with Whitsundays lifestyle @ the Boathouse
Clean, comfortable apartment in excellent location with wonderful marina views. Very short walk to Port of Airlie for ferry and tour pick ups and to the main restaurant area. We very much enjoyed our stay!
August 5, 2022
14 The Cove - Waterfront Whitsunday Home
Absolutely stunning property. Great location, easy walk to everything.
August 5, 2022
Marina Views @ The Boathouse
Great clean apartment, well located, just a short walk to the fantastic Airlie Beach Hotel! The host communicated very well and the whole stay was excellent.
August 4, 2022
15 Kara - Luxurious Home With Million Dollar Views
WOW what a view! Such a lovely property, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay!
August 4, 2022
23 The Cove - Whitsunday Waterfront Living
Beautiful home and great location! We had an amazing time!
August 1, 2022
Executive Whitsunday Penthouse @ 40 Reflections
Beautiful place, great views, great amenities
August 1, 2022
Marina living with Whitsundays lifestyle @ the Boathouse
Stunning location, Peaceful, clean and spacious with everything you could need. Tennis courts, pool and view of the marina - can’t wait to return. Five stars and perfect communication with hosts.
July 30, 2022
Executive Whitsunday Penthouse @ 40 Reflections
We had an absolute amazing time at Reflections apartment, and the whole stay was made so much easier with the fantastic communication between the hosts Chris & Ali from the moment we booked till the day we checked out! The apartment had everything and kept our whole family entertained, from the swimming pool, dartboard and pool table. The view was stunning, every time you walked up the stairs to the balcony it literally took your breath away. Will definitely be back for sure! 🙂
July 28, 2022
Endless panoramic views of the Whitsundays @ 333
It was a pleasure to stay here. The apartment is very clean and as shown in the photos. The views from the balcony, main bedroom and living room are magnificent. We found it convenient having the option to dine at the restaurant on site, and the food was quite good. The property managers were very responsive and helpful. Highly recommended.
July 25, 2022
Marina Views @ The Boathouse
Amazing view of the Marina, close to restaurants and a short stroll into town, close to the terminal where many tours leave from, beautiful apartment and lots of added touches to make your stay more comfortable 😁 would re-book!
July 25, 2022
The Power House - Views & More
Easy check in on arrival.Clean house lovely views
July 25, 2022
Marina Views @ The Boathouse
What a wonderful apartment, perfectly located for trips to the islands and reef, and for wonderful restaurants in Airlie Beach. Clean and tidy and with everything you need to feel right at home. We will be back!
July 23, 2022
Marina Views @ The Boathouse
Amazing location just walking distance from the port, restaurants and a park for those with kiddos. Such a great value.
July 21, 2022

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