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*Frankland Islands Tour

Rate Option Adults Children Infants Families Extras
Frankland Islands Cruise $194.00 $109.00 N/A $499.00 $10.00
Frankland Islands Cruise + Intro Dive $260.00 $245.00 N/A N/A $10.00
Frankland Islands Cruise + Cert Dive $245.00 $230.00 N/A N/A $10.00


Fuel Levy - $10pp payable on day of travel.

Bus Transfers to/from Cairns - $20 per adult and per child.

Bus Transfers to/from Northern Beaches - $22 per adult and per child.

Prices listed above with diving as pre-booked special prices.

Optional activities are additional to cruise price.

Children: Aged 4-14 years.

Family Rate: 2 adults and 2 children

Rates valid until 31st March 2019.

Prices are shown in Australian dollars and include GST. Prices subject to change without notice.


ALL INCLUSIVE SPECIAL + SEADOO OR INTRO OR CERT DIVE SPECIAL: $260.00 PER ADULT (Seadoo and dive special block out dates 6, 9 & 11 August) 

*Includes free Cairns bus transfers, guided island walk, semi-sub OR adventure snorkel, levies.  

Valid until 31st March 2020.

You can be part of a select few when you cruise in our new catamaran to this group of uninhabited and undeveloped island south of Cairns. Snorkel, dive and explore the island with our friendly crew and no more than 98 guests. Experience Cairns' best-kept secret - you won't be disappointed!


  • A maximum group of only 98 passengers
  • Snorkelling equipment provided
  • Free guided snorkel tour
  • Free protection suits & flotation aids
  • Mulgrave River Cruise with commentary
  • Tropical lunch
  • Morning and afternoon tea

Check in: 8.00am-8.15am Deeral Departs Deeral: 8.30am Returns Deeral: 5.00pm

Departs Deeral (approx 40 minute drive south of Cairns) - Bus transfers $20pp from Cairns & $22pp Northern Beaches payable onboard - must be pre-booked.

The Cruise: The Frankland Islands are a short 20 minute cruise from the mainland. Your day begins and finishes with a gentle 25 minute cruise along the Mulgrave River. An interesting commentary provides an insight into the river environment and significant local features.

The Islands: The Frankland Islands are a unique Great Barrier Reef experience. Our daily destination, Normanby Island offers a reef system you can visit from an island displaying features of a coral cay and a continental island.

The Reef: Snorkelling and reef viewing are easily accessed from the beach. Our guided snorkelling offer a simple introduction to the reef & provide and an excellent opportunity to observe this diverse marine environment.

The Lunch: Our delicious lunch includes a selection from the barbecue, complimented by fresh salads and tropical fruits under the cool shade of our large canopy among the trees.

The Crew: Our dedicated crew will help you enjoy a very special Great Barrier Reef island experience. They will provide personal assistance, information and service to you throughout the day.

The Experience: Because we take no more than 100 people per day, you'll be part of a very small select group to spend up to five hours in our natural paradise. And, you'll leave with memories that will last you a lifetime.

Coral Viewing: Join our Biologists for a semi-submersible tour (additional $5pp)

Island Discovery: Enjoy your own leisurely island walk to explore the rainforest, surrounding rock pools and reef-flats. A fully guided one by the marine naturalist on board is at an additional $5pp.

Scuba Diving: A day at Normanby Island can also offer a fabulous dive experience for either the certified diver or the uninitiated adventurer looking forward to an introductory dive with our experienced dive instructor. (Diving must be pre-booked and is an additional cost).


Introductory Diving - 1st Dive $132 pp (cheaper if pre-booked)

Certified Diving - 1st Dive $99pp (cheaper if pre-booked)

**Diving - Minimum age is 16 years. Diving is subject to medical condtions and we recommend waiting 24 hours before flying after diving.

Advanced Snorkel Tour - $10pp

Guided Island Discovery Tour - $5pp

Semi Submersible Tour - $5pp (we can include this for free if you ask us to pre-book it for you - if not pre-booked you will pay the $5pp on the day to upgrade)

Sea-Doo (Underwater scooter) - $70pp - 60 mins use

Stand Up Paddle Board Hire - $15pp

Prescription Mask Hire - $15

Wetsuit Hire - $15

Underwater Camera Hire - $35

What to bring: Hat, 15+ sunscreen, comfortable shoes for beach walking, swimmers &towel. You will be transferred from our boat to the island by dinghy so footwear may get wet.

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