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Great Adventures Reef and Green Island Cruises
Multiple Locations

Indicative Rate* $86.00 to $238.00 Tour and Admission

07 4044 9944
1800 079 080
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Description

With Great Adventures you can explore the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef on any day of your holiday, be it from the spacious reef platform or at the tropical reef and rainforest surrounds of Green Island. Great Adventures' modern high speed catamarans depart from Cairns daily.

Outer Reef Cruises: Guests of all ages, swimmers and non-swimmers alike can experience this World Heritage environment from the spacious reef activity platform. Snorkel and dive amongst beautiful coral gardens, or if you choose to stay dry, you can still embrace the natural wonderland below in the underwater observatory, or from the comfort of the semi-submersible. For the ultimate reef and island experience in one day, Great Adventures offers the choice of combining the Outer Reef cruise with a two hour stopover on Green Island.

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Green Island Cruises: For a tropical island adventure, beautiful Green Island offers the unique opportunity for a combined reef and rainforest experience. On a Great Adventures fast cat, you'll be there in just 45 minutes and with three departures daily, it's perfect for a full or half day tour.

All of Great Adventures cruises are accredited with Climate Action and Advanced Ecotourism Certification.

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Property Details

Facilities

  • Checkin Desk
    Checkin Desk
  • Crewed charter
    Crewed charter
  • Guide
    Guide
  • Waiting Area
    Waiting Area

Activities

  • Cruising
    Cruising
  • Scuba-Diving
    Scuba-Diving
  • Snorkelling
    Snorkelling
  • Swimming
    Swimming

Other Information

Children:
Children are welcome.

Disabled:
Chair lifts may be available on some Great Adventures catamarans. Disabled toilet facilities and wide boardwalks are available on Green Island. It is recommended to contact Great Adventures to discuss any special needs including wheelchair access prior to travel.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation fees may apply, please check at time of booking.

General Comments

Tours depart from the Reef Fleet Terminal, Spence Street, Cairns. Passengers can make their own way or coach transfer pick-ups are available from most accommodation / hotels in Cairns and Northern Beaches at an additional cost.

All of the Great Adventures tours are accredited with Climate Action and Advanced Ecotourism Certification. Great Adventures is part of the award-winning Quicksilver Group.

How To Get There

Great Adventures cruises depart form Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, 1 Spence Street Cairns. Great Adventures check-in counter is located inside the Reef Fleet Terminal. Passengers must check-in to receive boarding passes prior to vessel boarding.

Tariff Text

Proof of concession must be supplied for any concession rates. Proof of local identification must be supplied to obtain a local discount.

An AUD5.50 Government Environmental Management charge is included in the cost of Outer Reef Cruises (Great Barrier Reef Adventure, Green Island and Great Barrier Reef Adventure).


Green Island and Great Barrier Reef Adventure

Great Adventures activity platform at beautiful Norman Reef

The complete reef and island experience awaits with this exciting cruise! A fast 45 minute catamaran ride across the Coral Sea will take you to beautiful Green Island to enjoy two hours on this unique reef and rainforest coral cay.

A day of adventure and discovery continues onto Great Adventures' spacious activity platform moored on the majestic Outer Great Barrier Reef. Here, guests of all ages, swimmers and non-swimmers can enjoy a magical day. Features at the platform include undercover seating and tables to enjoy a delicious buffet lunch, full bar facilities, change rooms with freshwater showers, sundeck, semi-submersible, snorkel platforms and scuba diving facilities.

Optional activities to include scenic helicopter flights, introductory and certified scuba diving, guided snorkel tours and the 'Scuba-Doo' underwater scooter.

Tour Information


9 hours
Yes.
Coach transfers are available at an additional cost from Cairns and Northern Beaches accommodation.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015
8:30am - 5:30pm
8:30am - 5:30pm
8:30am - 5:30pm
8:30am - 5:30pm
8:30am - 5:30pm
8:30am - 5:30pm
8:30am - 5:30pm
Full Day

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$238.00$238.00Adult Tour and Admission


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome.



Great Barrier Reef Adventure

Great Adventures reef activity platform

Escape into a world of surprises and experience the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef with Great Adventures exciting Outer Reef cruise.

Departing from Cairns, you'll cruise in comfort aboard a fast catamaran to a spacious activity platform moored at a magnificent site on the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef.

Guests of all ages, swimmers and non-swimmers can enjoy a magical day of discovery. You can stay dry and explore the reef in a semi-submersible and underwater observatory or snorkel and dive amongst beautiful coral gardens and colourful marine life. Relax on the sundeck with a delicious buffet lunch and enjoy the amazing marine-scape!

Exciting optional activities include the exclusive Scuba-doo underwater scooter, scenic helicopter flights, introductory and certified diving and guided snorkel tours.

Tour Information


7 hours
Yes.
Coach transfers available at additional cost from Cairns and Northern Beaches accommodation.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015
10:30am - 5:30pm
10:30am - 5:30pm
10:30am - 5:30pm
10:30am - 5:30pm
10:30am - 5:30pm
10:30am - 5:30pm
10:30am - 5:30pm
Full Day

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$218.00$218.00Adult Tour and Admission


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome.



Green Island Eco Adventure

Green Island

With a lush rainforest home to over 120 native plant species and colourful bird life, surrounded by coral gardens and abundant marine life, Green Island offers the unique opportunity for a combined reef and rainforest experience.

And with the choice of three daily departures, the Green Island Eco Adventure is perfect for a half or full day experience with up to seven hours on this beautiful Great Barrier Reef island - just 45 minutes across the Coral Sea from Cairns.

Your cruise includes the choice of a glass bottom boat coral viewing tour or use snorkelling equipment to snorkel directly off the sandy white beaches.

Whether you're up for adventurous activities or island relaxation, you'll be spoilt for choice. Explore the rainforest with a leisurely self-guided walk, see the reef from the glass bottom boat, snorkel from the beach or take a refreshing dip in the island swimming pool.

With an abundance of optional activities, you can scuba and helmet dive, take an offshore snorkel excursion, kayak, or even parasail and take a scenic helicopter flight.

The island's well-appointed day visitor facilities include a pool bar, restaurant and food outlets for a delicious range of lunch and snacks.

Tour Information


7 hours
Yes.
Coach transfers are available at an additional cost from Cairns and Northern Beaches accommodation.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$86.00$86.00Adult Tour and Admission


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome.



Green Island Discovery

Green Island

For a day of adventurous activities or island relaxation, your Green Island Discovery gives you the choice of three daily departures and up to seven hours on this tropical island paradise.

Discover the reef in a glass bottom boat and snorkel directly from the white sandy beaches (included activities). Nature lovers will be enchanted by island's lush rainforest and walking tracks. A delicious lunch or snacks can be purchased from the island's food and refreshment outlets.

As a Great Adventures guest, you'll enjoy many exclusive inclusions such as the use of the island swimming pool and a self guided eco island walk to discover some of the island's unique rainforest flora. The island's well-appointed day visitor facilities include a pool bar, plus refreshment and retail outlets.

Tour Information


7 hours
Yes.
Coach transfers are available at an additional cost from Cairns and Northern Beaches accommodation.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015
8:30am - 3:30pm
8:30am - 3:30pm
8:30am - 3:30pm
8:30am - 3:30pm
8:30am - 3:30pm
8:30am - 3:30pm
8:30am - 3:30pm
Tour departs three times daily 0830, 1030 or 1300 at 1300, 1530 and 1730.

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$106.00$106.00Adult Tour and Admission


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome.



Ocean Spirit Michaelmas Cay Cruise

Ocean Spirit at Michaelmas Cay

Departing daily from Cairns, 32 metre luxury sailing catamaran, Ocean Spirit, sets sail for a day to remember at picturesque Michaelmas Cay. Encircled by a spectacular fringing reef teeming with colourful marine life, it is also a bird lover's delight and a most important protected sanctuary for migratory birds.

Snorkel directly from the beach in the cay's protected shallow waters, cruise in the semi-submersible for a diver's view of the reef, watch the fish feeding presentation and discover the fascinating island birdlife. For the more adventurous, you can experience the underwater delights of the reef with an exciting introductory scuba dive. Guided snorkel tours are also available. Or if you prefer just relax on the beach or soak up the tropical atmosphere under the sails and enjoy a leisurely day on the Great Barrier Reef. An informative marine biologist reef presentation, delicious hot and cold buffet lunch and morning and afternoon teas are also included in your day.

Tour Information


9
Yes.


Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2014 - 31 Mar 2015
8:30am - 5:00pm
8:30am - 5:00pm
8:30am - 5:00pm
8:30am - 5:00pm
8:30am - 5:00pm
8:30am - 5:00pm
8:30am - 5:00pm
Full Day

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$188.00$188.00Adult Tour - All Inclusive


Other Information

Children: Child fares available



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