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Reef Day Tours

Great Barrier Reef Day Tours

Reef Day Tours

Tours depart to the Great Barrier Reef daily from both Cairns and Port Douglas 365 days a year ferrying around 3 million passengers to snorkel and scuba dive the biggest natural aquarium in the world. All of these reef day tours go to specific destinations that they have permits to visit which ensures the reef is not overcrowded in the one location. Some of these reef boat cruises go to islands and sand cays whilst others simply have guests entering the water from the rear of the boat. You can even enjoy a half day reef tour when you combine your boat cruise with a helicopter transfer to or from the reef.
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Reef Pontoons

Reef Pontoons

Reef Pontoons

On Australia’s Great Barrier Reef there are pontoons or floating platforms which are moored out on the edges of the reef from both Cairns and Port Douglas. The stable platforms are your island for the day where you can partake in all sorts of activities such as scuba diving, helmet diving, scuba doo, snorkel adventures, fish feeding presentations, scenic helicopter flights and much more. A day on a Great Barrier Reef platform pontoon ensures every single person will enjoy their Great Barrier Reef experience. These reef platforms are also pram friendly and the one from Port Douglas can also cater for guests with a disability.
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Scuba Diving

Scuba Diving

Scuba Diving

With some of the best scuba diving schools in the world and the world famous warm waters of the Great Barrier Reef Cairns and Port Douglas should be at the top of your list. If you have never dived before you can experience the feeling with an introductory dive on a day tour or you can enrol in a 5 day scuba diving course to become a certified scuba diver and if you would like to become a professional commercial scuba diver then you can enrol in the advanced diver and rescue diver courses on offer in Cairns and Port Douglas
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Island Tours

Great Barrier Reef Island Tours

Island Tours

A day on a tropical island is the dream of most people. From Cairns there is Green Island and Fitzroy Island and from Port Douglas there is Low Isles and from Cape Tribulation you have Snapper Island. Some islands offer lots of sporting equipment like sea kayaks, stand up paddle boards, scuba diving or other water activities like Sea Walker, semi-submersible submarines, scenic helicopter flights, giant in water trampolines and more. Other islands just offer you the peace and tranquillity to snorkel the reefs that surround the island at your own leisure.
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Reef Helicopter Flights

Reef Helicopter Flights

Reef Helicopter Flights

Booking a helicopter tour to see Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is the absolute best way to capture its enormity and beauty from above the ocean when you fly around 500 feet above the water out to the reef pontoons or deserted sand cays. Helicopters can be chartered from both Cairns and Port Douglas for scenic flights, half day reef tours out to the pontoons or even chartered for a full day to explore the whole Great Barrier Reef. You can also combine your helicopter scenic flights with a visit to magnificent rainforest locations. Helicopter scenic flights and private charters operate 7 days a week 365 days of the year in Cairns and Port Douglas
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Liveaboard Tours

Liveaboard Tours

Liveaboard Tours

If you are a certified diver, a rescue diver or just a part time scuba diving enthusiast then a liveaboard scuba diving adventure on the Great Barrier Reef would definitely be on your bucket list as the must do scuba diving holiday of a lifetime. From Cairns you can depart for a 2 day 1 night liveabaord dive tours or 4 day 3 night adventures or you can scuba dive the crème de la crème on the far northern section of the Great Barrier Reef with a 7 day scuba diving adventure at the world famous Cod Hole off the tip of Australia
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Almost Humpback Whale Time in Cairns!
Friday, 11 July 2014
It’s nearly that time of year when stories from a day at the reef start including humpback whale sightings. The dwarf Minke whales have arrived already and are sharing the waters with some elated snorkelers and divers on the outer reefs, reports of close in-water encounters with these gentle creatures are flowing in. The humpback […]Read More
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