Great Adventures: Great Barrier Reef Adventure
Get set for your Great Adventure! 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 modern, fast catamaran to a spacious activity platform moored at a magnificent site on the outer reaches of the Great Barrier Reef. Guests of all ages, swimmers and non-swimmers can enjoy a magical day of discovery. With the air-conditioned semi-submersible and underwater observatory, you don’t even have to get wet to discover the reef. Snorkel and dive amongst beautiful coral gardens and colourful marine life, or just relax on the sundeck with a delicious buffet lunch and enjoy the amazing marine-scape!
Exciting optional activities include scuba diving, guided snorkel tours, the exclusive Scuba-Doo underwater scooter and scenic helicopter flights to see the reef from a different perspective. For the complete reef and island experience in one day, you can also include an optional two hour stopover to explore beautiful Green Island.
Features at the platform include undercover seating and tables to enjoy a delicious buffet lunch, full bar facilities, change rooms with freshwater showers, sundeck, spacious airconditioned semi-submersible, snorkel platforms and scuba diving facilities with a semi-submerged platform.
All of Great Adventures tours are accredited with Advanced Ecotourism Certification ensuring our visitors have the opportunity to learn about and appreciate this most important World Heritage area.
- Return air-conditioned fast catamaran cruise
- Morning tea and coffee served until departure from Cairns
- Morning tea cake selection
- Three (3) hours at Outer Reef Activity Platform
- Snorkelling equipment
- Lycra suits
- 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 and coffee available whilst at the platform, cheese and biscuits on return journey
- Includes Reef Levy $6.50 EMC
Tour Starts: 9:30am Check in Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal
Tour Finishes: 5:30pm Return to Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal
Please note transfers are not included in this price. If you require transfers, please advise at time of booking. Transfer costs are payable on the day of travel – $29/adult, $19/child from Cairns & $36/adult, $20/child from Northern Beaches.
No transfers available from Port Douglas.
Cancellation Policy: For cancellations received-
After 6:00 pm on the day prior to travel, a 100% cancellation fee will apply.
Between 12:00 pm midday and 6pm on the day prior to travel a 50% cancellation fee will apply.
Before 12:00 pm midday on the day prior to travel a full refund can be given.
- Rates are GST inclusive and in Australia Dollars (AUD)
- Family = 2AD + 2CH
- Child Rate 4-14yrs inc.