Whitsundays Holiday Package With Palm Bay Resort And Zigzag Day Tour

Get the best of the Whitsundays – Perfect getaway after isolation 
Whitsundays Day Trip– 2 or 3 nights at Palm Bay Resort – Secluded Villas 

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ZigZag Whitsundays Day Trip

Whitehaven Beach
South Whitehaven Lookout
Lunch and snorkelling equipment included

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Palm Bay Resort

Private secluded Villa
60 resort guests max
Resort Bar
Free use of resort facilities 

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Transfers included to and from the resort
The Resort is self-catering
Stunning island walks
Complete serenity 

Number #1 For Value Whitsundays Holiday Package

ZigZag Whitsundays is proud to present our new post-COVID Whitsundays Holiday Package. Its time to free the soul and discover our piece of island paradise. We have 2 Night Packages and 3 Night Packages and they are very affordable. Here is how they work.


  1. Meet at Coral Sea Marina at 8 am
  2. Depart on ZigZag Whitsundays Day Tour
  3. Visit Whitehaven Beach, Lookout plus a snorkel
  4. Arrive Palm Bay Resort around 3 pm
  5. Stay 2 or 3 nights
  6. Transfers home on the last day around 12 pm
  7. Pricing Starting At $410 per person

Holiday Package Information For Your Whitsundays Adventure 


ZigZag Whitsundays is an adventure tour. . What does this mean for you? When you ride with us, you’re in for an exhilaratingly fast, yet incredibly comfortable ride.

Discover coral-filled bays filled with tropical fish around the Whitsunday Islands. ZigZag will take you stunning snorkelling locations fringing The Great Barrier Reef, where you’ll get to spend around 1-hour snorkelling. (weather dependent). 

Experience the famous Whitehaven Beach with smooth white sand and crystal clear waters. The new lookout at South Whitehaven Beach is now open and ZigZag Whitsundays has included this inspiring new lookout into our day tour. During our stop at Whitehaven Beach, you will have the option of a 1 km walk to the lookout that has 120-degree views of the Whitsunday Islands plus you will see all 7 km’s of Whitehaven Beach. Access to this platform starts from the southern end of Whitehaven Beach on Whitsunday Island When you get to the top of the short 1km walk

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ZigZag is the fastest day boat in the Whitsundays with four 300hp Suzuki engines!

  • Fastest day tour boat
  • No seasickness because it’s too fast 🙂
  • Fold downstairs for beach landings and snorkel activities
  • Very comfortable seats
  • Free iced water onboard
  • Onboard bathroom
  • Clean, tidy and modern
  • Sun protection roof
  • More locations than any other tour

ZigZag is owned by a Marine Biologist who professionally hand trains your friendly tour guides. With over 20 years’ combined experience in the tourism industry, our crew will show you the best the Whitsundays has to offer.

  • Experienced tour guides
  • The friendliest crew in the Whitsundays
  • Fully marine qualified
  • In-water activities specialists
  • Trained by a marine biologist
  • GoPro camera onboard
  • Genuinely love their work


Secluded Palm Bay Resort On Long Island

We have exclusive packages with Palm Bay Resort on Long Island for 1 or 2 nights.
This boutique resort has separate villa’s overlooking the beach and stunning islands. If you are after a quick island getaway of 1 or 2  nights we have the perfect package for you!


1.100% Australian owned
2. Boutique style resort
4. Social distancing without anxiety
5. Individual beachfront accommodation
6. Maximum 60 guests at 100% occupancy
7. Snorkelling directly from the beach
8. Fantastic activities
9. Beautiful Bushwalks
10.Easy access from the mainland
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Accommodation – Palm Bay Resort accommodation is comfortable and stylish with most of the rooms offering beachfront access.  All rooms have ensuite bathrooms and decks with a hammock for your ultimate relaxation.

The Bar – Palm Bay offers a range of spirits, cocktails, beer, wine, and cider. You can enjoy a cocktail or a mocktail by the pool, and a refreshing beer or wine with dinner or anytime. Most evenings at sunset  there is a happy hour with beer, wine and 2 cocktails that will change on a daily basis

Transfers – ZigZag Whitsundays Day Tour will take you to the resort at the end of the day tour and you will catch the island transfer back to Airlie Beach. All included in the price.


Food Options At The Resort

Self Catering –Palm Bay Resort is self-catering and you will need to bring your own food (see self-catering) or buy or supplement your food provisions from our store. Our main food preparation area overlooking the resort pool is equipped with everything you will need to store and cook your food including crockery, cutlery, cookware and utensils, BBQs, gas burners, oven, microwave, toaster, kettle, large fridge and freezer etc, so all you need to bring is yourselves and your food.

Island Store -Palm Bay has a well-stocked store that supplies pasta and pasta sauces, rice, eggs, long-life milk, cheese, chocolate and soft drinks, and we have a good supply of frozen meats, seafood and bread. We have a wide range of non-perishable items like snack foods, canned food and condiments.

Restaurant – Palm Bay Restaurant is now open Thursday Friday Saturday and Sunday. The kitchen is open at lunchtime and dinner (12.30 PM-2.00 PM and 5.30 PM-8.00 PM) 

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Palm Bay Island Shop Stock List

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Book Your Whitsundays Holiday Package Here

To enquire about booking either Whitsundays Holiday Package use our form below and we will check available dates and reply asap.

Please Note – ZigZag Whitsundays and Palm Bay Resort are both Australian Owned Companies. Any Money taken after your enquiry is held in an Australian bank account. These 2 Whitsunday Holiday Packages are 100% Guaranteed refundable up until 2 weeks before your date of departure. (Standard Palm Bay Resort Policy)

If either ZigZag or Palm Bay Resort have to cancel your package due to extreme weather, COVID-19 restrictions etc, You will receive a 100% refund Guaranteed

Recommended Retail Prices

2 Night Package $1128 per couple, NOW On Sale For $810 Per Couple

3 Night Package $1457 per couple, NOW On Sale For $1030 Per Couple

Please Note: This package is for the Beachfront Villa Rooms Only.

These Villas have one Queen Bed and are not equipped for children. 

High Peak Rates of $60 per night extra apply From December 12th to January 12th Each Year


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Palm Bay Resort Long Island Gallery

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When does the tour depart?

The tour departs @ 8.30 am and returns around 4 pm to 4.30 pm from Coral Sea Marina|Resort

Do you have a pickup service?

No – with our dynamic pricing, we pass the savings onto you by not having a pickup service.
For this package there is a drop of in Airlie Beach from the resort transfer on the way home

I don’t feel confident swimming or snorkeling
 – All in water activities including snorkelling are optional. If you do not want to snorkel or swim, you do not have to! we do have flotation aids on every tour to make you comfortable in the water if needed.
Where does the Whitsundays day trip go?
 The tour itinerary can change due to tides and weather conditions, but we usually visit two separate snorkel locations, stay on Whitehaven Beach for around 90 minutes ( including the New South Whitehaven Beach Lookout) and visit Palm Bay Long Island Resort in the afternoon.
Cruise ship passengers
 Unfortunately, we can not take people that arrive on a cruise ship. There is no cruise ship terminal here. The thousands of guests on the ship are transported to the mainland in small ferries. This can take up to two hours each way, not leaving enough time to board or return from our tour.
What is the meeting time?
8 am sharp at Coral Sea Marina|Resort, North End Roundabout. For directions, please see this map to our Whitsundays Day Tour Meeting Point.
What should I bring?

You should bring sunscreen, hat, towel and cash or credit card. please also bring food for meals as it is a self-catering resort. the restaurant normally operates for dinner if you wish to purchase

Can I buy anything on tour?

The only purchases are when you are at Long Island’s Palm Bay Resort, where they have a bar , small shop and restaurant 

Whats included at the resort?
  • Private bungalow
  • linin
  • snorkel equipment
  • fishing equipment
  • no motorised water sports 

Please note you need to bring your own food as this is a self catering resort

Pregnant or have known back problems?
If that’s the case, this tour is not for you! ZigZag Whitsundays is a fast boat that rides waves, and this can result in a wild bumpy ride on rough days.


Suzuki Australia came to film ZigZag Whitsundays Day Tour, which is one of the only boats running 4 x 300 outboard engines. Meet the crew and take a virtual tour of our Airlie Beach Snorkelling tour that also visits Palm Bay Resort and Whitehaven.

See more videos on our Youtube channel or social media platforms


Dynamic Pricing

The only Whitsundays Day Trip with Dynamic Pricing, Tickets Start At Only $125


Fast Boat Ride

1200 Horse Power Means a Fast Comfortable Ride With More Destinations And More Time At Them


Everything Included

Our Tour Is Fully Inclusive Of Lunch Morning Tea Afternoon Tea Snorkel Equipment and Wetsuit.


Get In Touch


Contact us

07 4813 9007

ZigZag Whitsundays
Coral Sea Marina|Resort
Shingley Drive
Airlie Beach QLD 4802

About us

ZigZag Whitsundays is a locally owned and operated company. Owners Ben ( Boat Mechanic)and Nicole (Marine Biologist) are dedicated to giving you the best tour in Airlie Beach