Langford mooring

The private moorings give access to Langford Reef (now featuring a newly installed walking track and look out, and a giant turtle as underwater art) and Caves Cove

Langford walk tracks

Caves Mooring

Privately owned moorings are extremely rare in the Whitsundays and the only way to guarantee daily access to the closest pristine areas to Airlie Beach.

20 Year tenure GBRMPA Permit with 365 Whitsunday Access

The GBRMPA permit has a 20-year tenure as a result of the permittee being a High Standard Operator with GBRMPA and holding Advanced Eco Accreditation with Ecotourism Australia. The Permit offers 365 access to the Whitsunday Planning area, plus coastal roving capability. In addition to setting limitations in the Whitsunday Planning area, the Permit also allows a maximum of 50 person in setting 3 locations  50 days a year (setting 3 locations are normally limited to 40 persons) Plus rare access to Bali Hai (Black Island) conveniently located opposite Langford Island and an ideal stop for day charters.

The Brand

Tall ship Adventures is a 27 year, Award Winning brand successfully used as a platform for running multi vessel heritage Tall Ship operations. The multi vessel operation encompasses day tours, overnight tours, expedition sailing, island visits filling boutique niches in a rapidly expanding market hungry for new domestic experiences. Vessels that have operated under the Tallship Adventure banner include:

Meet the Directors

Husband and wife team Warren & Jo Ladd. Currently available as marine consultants

Warren Ladd:
AMSA Master 35M, Master Grade1A Fishing vessel, Marine Engine Driver Grade 2

55 years marine experience from dinghy sailing to the restoration of 150ft timber Tallships. Fishing and tourism industries.

Joanne Ladd: 
AMSA Coxswain Grade 1 NC,  LLB Bachelor of Laws

20 years’ experience in marine tourism operations