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Great Adventures - Green Island + Outer Barrier Reef Pontoon

Rate Option Adults Children Infants Families Extras
Cruise $272.00 $144.00 N/A $688.00 $7.00
Cruise + 1 Intro Dive $435.50 $322.00 N/A N/A $7.00
Cruise + 1 Certified Dive $385.50 $270.00 N/A N/A $7.00
Cruise + 2 Certified Dives $456.00 $328.00 N/A N/A $7.00
Cruise + Scooba-Doo $447.00 $319.00 N/A N/A $7.00

Child Age for Helicopter Inclusive Product is 3 - 14 years old.

Child Age for Cruise only is 4 - 14 years old.

Minimum child age for Introductory Dive or Scuba Doo is 12 years old.

Extras: An additional $7.00 per person levy is payable at the time of check in. 

Bus transfers Cairns $30 per adult & $20 per child

                      Northern Beaches $38 per adult & $21 per child

Family Rate - 2 adults and 2 children

Optional Activites: Please advise if you would like to add on any optional activities to your booking.

Prices are valid until 31st March 2021.

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


A fantastic day on the Great Barrier Reef and is suitable for all types of people with different requirements, especially good for groups and families with younger children, non-swimmers and experienced snorkelers and divers.

The complete reef and island experience awaits with this exciting cruise. A fast 45 minute catamaran ride will take you to beautiful Green Island to enjoy two (2) hours on this unique reef and rainforest coral cay. A day of adventure and discovery continues onto a spacious activity platform moored on the majestic Outer Great Barrier Reef.

This company offers three (3) hours at the pontoon.  A large twin hulled catamaran moors against a fixed pontoon, from the pontoon there is easy access into the water that has a large roped off snorkelling area with rest stations to hang on to. This pontoon offers a semi submersible, guided snorkel tours, certified diving, introductory diving and helicopter flights. There is no glass bottom boat at this site yet it is the only site that offers the super fun Under Water Scooters for an additional fee.

At the pontoon a full buffet lunch is provided including a mix of salads, cold meats, breads, fruit platters and condiments. If you are vegetarian, vegan or gluten intolerant there is always something from the buffet you can select. If you have a highly specialised dietary requirement please mention this at the time of booking.

Check In 0800 at the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal

Depart 0830am

Returns 5.30pm


  • Return air-conditioned fast catamaran cruise
  • Morning tea and coffee served until departure from Cairns
  • Morning tea cake selection
  • Two (2) hours at Green Island
  • Three (3) hours at Outer Reef Activity Platform
  • Snorkelling equipment and lycra suit
  • 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.


Introductory Diving - $178pp

For an underwater adventure to remember, come diving with us! It's fun and no experience is necessary to take a fully supervised introductory dive. Our professional and experienced instructors will guide you through every aspect of your dive, allowing you to have a relaxed, enjoyable experience.

Pre-booking is recommended to avoid disappointment as places are limited.


Certified Diving - 1 Dive $126pp / 2 Dives $184pp

If you already have a dive certification, we will provide an experienced dive guide to ensure maximum enjoyment and safety and guide you to the best sites.  You can enjoy up to 2 dives.  Diving from the pontoon, or boat dives may be available subject to availability and weather conditions.


Scooba-Doo - $175pp

Great Adventures' platform on the Great Barrier Reef is the only place in Australia where you can cruise the reef on your own underwater scooter! No experience is necessary and non-swimmers welcome. It's great fun and your professional guide will take you on an underwater journey to remember.



CHRISTMAS DAY - This tour operates Christmas Day - no surcharge applies.

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