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Green Island & Outer Barrier Reef One Day Cruise

Enjoy the best of both worlds by visiting Green Island a true Coral Sand Cay 27 klms off the coast of Cairns. Green Island is only a short 45 minute journey away via fast modern Catamaran where you will relax, snorkel or explore the Coral Sand Cay Island for two hours before reboarding your fast catamaran to experience the Outer Barrier Reef at Norman Reef. This is right on the edge of the Outer Barrier Reef, spend the day on the floating pontoon to explore the wonders of the reef. If you are feeling adventurous you can snorkel, scuba dive or just relax on the sun deck. If you are not confident in swimming there is the option of the Semi-submersible coral reef viewing tour, the underwater observatory and you can join the Eco Reef Talk in the underwater observatory. If you have children there is a children’s platform where your children can play and swim in safety.


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Optional Extras

Great Barrier Reef - Outer Reef Platform Dive and Snorkel

Introductory or Certified Dive is a great way to get up close and personal with the Great Barrier Reef. Diving from the Platform is suitable for first time divers doing their first intro dive or for the more experienced Certified Divers. So what are you waiting for..........

The experienced Dive Crew will choose the best sites available according to the conditions on the day, so you will experience the best water clarity and see the most marine life available.

Introductory Dive Price:

Introductory dive $164

Certified Diving

If you already have a dive certification, they will provide an experienced dive master / instructor to ensure maximum quality and enjoyment on the reef and so you can see the best this is.

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Certified diving Price:

1 Dive $116 Two Dives 40 minutes $168.00

Guided Snorkel Tour

A guided snorkel tour is a great way to experience at the Outer Great Barrier Reef. Ideal for novice snorkelers and family groups, or if you are just wanting to know a little more and have one of the knowledgeable guides show you.  Subject to availability on the day of travel.


Prices listed are in addition to your Cruise Fare.

Adult $62 Child $32 Family $156.00

Wetsuit, Lycra suit & optical masks are available.

Advice for Water Activities

The minimum age for Scuba Diving and Scuba-Doo is 12 years. Certain medical conditions, medications and height restrictions may preclude some people from participating in optional in-water activities After a single dive a wait of 12 hours is recommended before ascending to an altitude of 300 metres or greater. If doing multiple dives an interval of 24 hours is suggested.

Snorkelling can be a strenuous activity. Please use caution and inform our crew of any medical conditions

Cruise Prices Green Island and Outer Barrier Reef

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  Adult Child Family
Tour Price $258.00 $139.50 $663.00
EMC* $   6.50 $   6.50 $ 26.00
Total Price $258.50 $133.50 $663.00

Infants from 0 - 3 years travel free.  Child rate is from 4 years and over.

All tour prices are quoted ex wharf, departing from the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal. Coach transfers are available.

Depart and Arrival Times:

Depart Cairns 8:30am
Arrive Cairns 5:30pm

Additional Costs

*Environmental Management Charge

A Government Environmental Management Charge of $6.50 is levied for all adults and children 4 years and over entering the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage area. This additional charge is applicable for all outer reef cruises only and is payable direct to Great Adventures on the day of travel.

Fuel Surcharge

With fluctuations in world oil prices, it may be necessary to apply a fuel surcharge to your ticket price. In such cases any charge will be collected on departure and is applicable for Outer Reef Cruises only.

Coach Transfers

Transfers from most Cairns and Northern Beaches hotels/accommodation are available. Pick up times are advised on booking confirmation.

Return Coach Transfers Adult   Child
Cairns City $26.00 $16.00
Northern Beaches $32.00 $17.00

Prices valid from 1st April 2017 to 31st March 2018

General Conditions

4 -14 years are classed as children, and under 4 free, i.e. 3 or below.

Family fare – maximum of 2 adults and 2 children of the same family. Normal fare applies for additional children.

All schedules, activities and prices may be varied without notice. Listed fares in Australian dollars include Goods and Services Tax. Prices valid from 31 March 2017 to 1st April 2018.

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