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Your Itinerary

From 9.30am

Make your own way to the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal at 1 Spence Street in Cairns.  Here you will find the Great Adventures reservations counter where you will need to obtain your boarding pass.


Board the Great Adventures vessel where you can enjoy morning tea and cofee onboard before the boat departs.


It's time to depart Cairns for your cruise to the Great Barrier Reef platform, via Green Island.


Cakes are served during your journey.  Learn more about the Great Barrier Reef with a Reef Presentation shown on the vessel's monitors.  Great Adventures staff will also do a snorkelling demonstration.


Arrive at the Great Barrier Reef Platform where the reef activities will begin.  Reef activities include semi-submersible coral viewing tours which usually depart every 30 minutes, snorkelling and the underwater observatory.  There are other optional activities that need to bre prebooked if you wish to do, such as diving, scuba doo and helicopter flights.


Enjoya a hot and cold buffet lunch.  Tea and coffee is also available.


Board the Great Adventures ship ready for your journey back to Cairns.


Depart the Great Barrier Reef.


Arrive back at the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal.

Please note: Transfers are not included in this tour.  Return Coach Transfers are available, but must be prebooked.  From Cairns accommodation hotels-$24 adult, $15 child or the Northern Beaches-$30 adult, $15 child.


Frequently Asked Questions Here


  • Fast catamaran cruise, airconditioned
  • Morning tea, coffee & cakes
  • 3 hours at Outer Reef Activity Platform
  • Snorkelling equipment
  • Use of buoyancy vests
  • Reef education presentation
  • Hot and cold buffet lunch
  • Semi-submersible coral reef viewing tour
  • Underwater Observatory
  • Guided Eco Reef Talk in the underwater observatory
  • Afternoon tea,coffee, cheese and biscuits
  • 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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