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Your Itinerary


Make your own way to the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal to check-in at the Big Cat Green Island Reef Cruises check-in terminal.  The Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal is located at 1 Spence Street, Cairns.  It is a short stroll from most Cairns CIty hotels or you could catch a Cairns taxi.   


It's time for your modern catamaran the "Reef Rocket" to depart Cairns and take you to the magical Green Island.  It will take about 45 minutes on this high speed, modern and air-conditioned boat.


Arrive at the Great Barrier Reef's Green Island paradise.  You have about 4 hours to explore the island and enjoy the many activities on offer.  Included in this tour package is your choice of a glass bottom boat tour or snorkelling equipment.  You will see Great Barrier Reef corals and wildlife, and a good chance of spotting green sea turtles which enjoy the habitat surrounding the island.  There are plenty of things to explore on this Marine National Park including unique rainforests and sandy beaches.  If you'd rather just relax there is plenty of quiet places to do this.  There are cafe's and restaurants to enjoy snacks and lunch at your own expense.

 4.15pm  It's time for the Big Cat ferry to depart Green Island and the Great Barrier Reef.  Relax aboard the catamaran as you cruise back into Cairns.


Arrive back to the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal and make your own way back to your Cairns or Northern Beaches accommodation.

Please note: Transfers are not included in this tour.  Return Coach Transfers are available, but must be prebooked.  From Cairns accommodation houses-$18 adult, $9 child or the Northern Beaches-$22 adult, $11 child.


Frequently Asked Questions Here


  • Cruise to Green Island by catamaran
  • 4 hours to enjoy Green Island
  • Choice of snorkelling gear or a glass bottom boat tour
  • Snorkelling demonstration & reef presentation en route to Green Island
  • Use of Big Cat vessel during time at island as an air-conditioned base
  • Island rainforest boardwalks
  • Free Wifi on coach transfers from all Cairns accommodation

What To Bring

  • Your ticket
  • Walking shoes
  • Camera
  • Peak Hat & sunglasses
  • Bottle of water
  • Swimming costume & towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Spending money

Price And Other Details

Tour Conditions:

* Please note: This tour does not include Hot Air Ballooning

  • Prices are valid for travel until 31st March 2017. Conditions of Travel.
  • For Passengers with Weight or Mobility or Pregnancy queries - please phone us to discuss before booking online.
  • Prices are per person.
  • All times are an INDICATION only. Please note that times do change summer/winter/spring, exact start times given on receipt of your full booking details
  • 100% charge applies if passengers fail to fly on the morning booked. 24 hours notice is required for changes. Re-booking is subject to availability and possible at a fee, please ask us.



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