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Update regarding Cruise Whitsundays and COVID-19

COVID Safe Experiences & Vaccination Policy

Queensland travel vaccination policy

The Queensland Government Public Health and Social Measures require all guests travelling on or after 17 December 2021, with a Queensland tourism operator, to be fully vaccinated.

As a guest travelling on or after 17 December 2021 on a Cruise Whitsundays tourism experience, you will be required to provide evidence of your double vaccination status when checking in for your Cruise Whitsundays experience.

Guests that have not been vaccinated may continue to travel on Cruise Whitsundays Resort Connections enabling them to enjoy the Whitsundays island resorts of Daydream Island and Hamilton Island. Some services and amenities for unvaccinated guests while on those islands will not be available, it is recommended guests intending to visit check with the island resorts to confirm.

Cruise Whitsundays tourism experiences requiring double vaccination:



Great Barrier Reef Adventure

Camira Sailing Adventure

Camira Sunset Sail

Whitehaven Beach Chill and Grill

Whitehaven Beach half-days  – AM & PM

Twin Island Escape

Whitehaven Beach and Daydream Island tour

Daydream Island Escape

Whitehaven Beach and Hamilton Island tour

Hamilton Island Golf

Hamilton Island Freestyle

Hamilton Island Family Day

Guests unable to receive both vaccines

If you are unable to receive both vaccines prior to your travel date, for tourism experience departures on or after 17 December 2021, unfortunately, you will not be able to travel with Cruise Whitsundays at this time.

If this is the case, please contact us on 07 4846 7000 or a minimum of 45 days before your departure. If you are travelling with us in less than 45 days and can not meet the vaccination requirements, please contact us for assistance.

We look forward to welcoming you to Cruise Whitsundays soon, and appreciate your attention and adherence to all COVID-19 requirements.

Safeguarding our guests, employees and the communities into which we travel is at the heart of everything we do. Our JourneySafe COVID safety & vaccination protocols means that we have implemented enhanced procedures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic so that you can travel with peace of mind.

Your health and wellbeing will be at the forefront of everything we do and will enhance your unique experience with Journey Beyond. Click here for our COVID Safe Experiences and Vaccination Policy.

For more information about Queensland Government Public Health and Social Measures click here.

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