Vanuatu's Lady of The Sea

Coongoola Day Cruise is a "Must Do" excursion for all . Our Lady a large classic timber auxiliary 23 meter sailing ketch. Coongoola is equipped with twin diCoongoola Day Cruiseesel back up power, covered decks, comfortable changing cabins, spacious salon area and dinghy's and life vest for your safety and comfort whilst on board.  We can carry 50 day passengers comfortably. We offer tours from Port Villa, Efate all year around so contact us to book your place on board.

Includes in the price of your Coongoola Day Cruise are your return transfers (port villa), Lunch, Snorkeling equipment. Tea and Coffee and then an afternoon tropical fruit platter. You do have an option to undertake a dive on your day cruise with us  (extra charge for Scuba Diving must be booked before day of cruise).

Our tours depart from Havannah Habour, on the north side of Efate.

Coongoola Day Cruise Sail into Paradise !!Snorkelling Coongoola

You tour on Coongoola begins around 8.00am (depending on your given pick up time) you will be transported to the calm waters of Havannah Harbour. Coongoola begins with a leisurely sail as you sit back and enjoy a morning tea or coffee (icy cold drinks also for sale also on board). Then change into your swimwear and jump in the warm waters and say hello to our marine life around these amazing Vanuatu Reef's here on Moso Island.


the tags on the sea turtles uesed for future sightingsThen we sail away with Coongoola Day Cruises  to Tranquility Island Hawksbill Turtle Conservation Program/Sanctuary where you can see and visit the turtle project. These wonderful creatures are on the critically endangered lists on your visit you can see first hand how our project is supporting these turtles in helping them  have a future (donation's, Turtle Sponsorship and or Release's are not included in tour costs).

You can read more about the work and how you can Sponsor/Release a turtle on your visit here ... An Experience not to be missed !!!

Then after you have dipped your toes in the sand/clear water's you will tuck into a delicious tropical beach barbecue and wash down with a cool drink or two, or just curl up under a palm tree and read a book. Your Coongoola Day Cruise shipmates will then set sail again to your next port of call.

You can lay back relax and take in and  admire the lush green jungle back drops and a chance to jump into the inviting water to cool down.

Enjoying the Charm and Character of  Coongoola Day Cruise.

As the afternoon draws on our friendly Coongoola Day Cruise crew will serve you an array of tropical fruits. Then we hoist the Main and Jib for an afternoon sail back to Havannah harbour with a farewell gesture from our dolphins friends which usually lead us back home. Unfortunately its then then time to depart and bid farewell to Coongoola and its Vanuatu Crew  whom  hope maybe to see you back again on board with us soon.Coongoola Day Cruise

So come and join us for a day trip not to be missed on your visit to Vanuatu. Enjoy the charm and character of Coongoola a large Classic Timber Auxiliary sailing ketch, previous world cruiser and mother ship to the Sydney to Hobart. .

How can I Book ? Coongoola - Vanuatu's  Lady of the Sea....

You can find out more about Coongoola Day Cruises and join us on Facebook or Instagram or Twitter and You Tube or contact via our link on social media or message through our contact us page below to book your spot and join us for a day cruising.

Call into our  Port Villa booking office,  Opposite the Digicel Shop near to the Library on the main road.

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