Discover Fitzroy Island in full on a full day tour with a convenient transfer from Cairns and back. Check in at the meeting point at Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal and hop on a ferry to Fitzroy Island. Here, you can spend you time exploring the island and trying out a series of fun water activities. Jump high up on an ocean trampoline or explore the island on a paddle board. More than that, you can choose to rent some snorkeling equipment and discover beautiful corals near the island or go on a glass bottom boat ride, sit back, relax and peak into the underwater world. A better option yet - combine the two for a day of unlimited fun on the sea.
The Agincourt Reefs are one of the most pristine eco-systems remaining in the Great Barrier Reef. With incredible visibility underwater and rich coral growth, meaning an abundant marine life, it's a failsafe spot for getting in some scuba diving or snorkeling. As the most popular cruise ship in the Great Barrier Reef and having won numerous awards, you can enjoy the speed and luxury of the Quicksilver as you ride the glittering blue waves. For those wanting to stay dry, you can even see the coral from the semi-submersible viewing tour, complete with commentary! Learn about the conservation efforts of preserving this world heritage wonder from a marine biologist and how you can help!
Moore Reef is one of the greatest natural wonders of the world; an immense reef teeming with marine life, thousands of species, and a vital parting of the oceanic ecosystem of the region. Located 40kms from Cairns, you can opt to choose the helicopter ride first, or the cruise first. Whichever way you select, you get a full aerial and sea level view of this wonder. Riding a multi-level pontoon, you'll cruise over the reef and see it shimmering beneath the waves as you cruise around it. Your up-close experience to the reef will include a variety of fun adventures, such as a water slide that takes you straight down to the reef, complete snorkelling equipment so you can swim around and see the reef yourself, or take a ride on a glass bottom boat that will let you observe above the surface. With expert guides on board, you'll learn a variety of fascinating information about the reef, its importance, and the myriad of marine life that life within it. There is so much to see and enjoy out over the reef, making a trip there an unforgettable day of fun and learning.
There is no better place to learn scuba diving than Australia's famous Great Barrier Reef. And this immersive five day course will take you all the way from first-time driver to certified diver with plenty of fun experiences in the between. The course includes 9 dives at some of the best dive sites in the area and your schedule will be quite full — so get ready to be engaged from early morning till the very evening. But don’t worry about overworking yourself — there will also be plenty of time for snorkeling, relaxing and enjoying the reef experience. All the necessary equipment will be provided on the spot and you will get a PADI Gold Open Water Certificate upon completion of the course.
Learn how to scuba dive at the most picturesque dive site in the world — Australia’s famous Great Barrier Reef. This three day course is complete with everything needed to take you from an inexperienced diver to feeling confident underwater — and you will receive a PADI Open Water Certificate upon completion. The course includes eleven dives altogether: five training dives and six fun dives. All the necessary equipment will be provided on the spot — so just bring your enthusiasm. You can also grab an action camera to capture your marine life encounter.
Explore the beautiful Fitzroy Island with convenient transfer options from Cairns. Can’t wait to get the island adventure started? Then go for the quick Thunderbolt transfer that will get you from Cairns to Fitzroy Island in half an hour. Feel like taking your time? Then enjoy a relaxing ferry cruise with an ocean trampoline and your choice of hot or cold lunch included. Start the trip early and gain plenty of time to discover the island in full. Surrounded by a stunning coral reef, the island is ideal for snorkeling and swimming. With a diverse natural scenery, it’s a hiker’s dream come true: stroll through lush rainforests, woodlands and mangroves and take plenty of photos of the landscape around.