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Ultimate 1 Day Great Barrier Reef Tour
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The Ultimate 1 Day Great Barrier Reef Trip

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Snorkel, dive and take a glass bottom boat tour of the amazing Great Barrier Reef!

See the Great Barrier Reef in style! On this spectacular day trip we take you to two exclusive locations that are sure to take your breath away with their beauty. Take a glass bottom boat trip at Coral Cay reef before basking in the stunning waters and snorkelling. A smorgasbord lunch is included as you make your way to your second destination.

Make your way to the outer edge Upolo Reef where you can snorkel or dive the “Wonderwall”. Be amazed by the coral and sea life before returning to cairns.


  • Glass bottom boat tour
  • Buffet lunch and fresh fruits
  • Two exclusive locations
  • Experienced, professional crew
  • Snorkelling equipment

$20 reef levy payable on the day of the tour



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  • A stylish, fast & modern air conditined catamaran taking you to the best reefs
  • A diverse tropical buffet of hot and cold dishes including prawns and fresh tropical fruit
  • Morning tea including fresh brewed coffee and muffins
  • Afternoon cheese platter
  • High quality snorkel equipment along with expert tuition
  • Glass bottom boat tour
  • Flotation devices
  • Guided snorkeling tours
  • An onboard marine naturalist presentation on the marine and bird life
  • High calibre sailing on a unique and friendly boat. Recognised by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park as a "High Standard Operator" having achieved the highest level of accreditation for environmentally friendly practices


Ocean Freedom - a luxury 20m cruiser - at 7:30am at A-Finger (no. 5).
Enjoy morning tea or coffee + danish pastries in the comfortable lounge. Following an introductory safety briefing - kick back, relax and enjoy the one hour cruise to Upolu Cay on the Great Barrier Reef.


Enjoy a glass bottom boat tour to Upolu Cay - Ocean Freedom is the first boat to arrive at the beautiful Upolu Cay ­so enjoy it uninterrupted! Surrounded by stunning turquoise water and many types of corals, reef fishes, stingrays, cucumbers, sea stars ­ this is a great introduction to the reef. Snorkel and dive here under the watchful eye of our safety conscious staff. All necessary assistance is provided to ensure all guests get to enjoy the reef.

Lunch approximately 11:30am. Self serve buffet. Large smorgasbord lunch consisting of 3 meats and chicken platter, prawns, smoked salmon and 3 salads and a selection of breads. While lunch is being enjoyed we cruise to our second site.

Sunbathe on the spacious comfortable deck areas or relax in the air conditioned comfort of the saloon


Amazing "Wonder Wall" on the Outer Edge of Upolu Reef . View many different types of hard and soft coral in addition to fans, giant clams, turtles, a huge diversity and abundance of reef fish of all sizes, nemo's everywhere! Snorkel and dive here. Enjoy an informative adventure drift snorkel tour with our Marine Naturalist.

Low guest numbers ensures a personal snorkel and dive experience. All guests are assessed for their diving and snorkelling abilities and are appropriately assisted to ensure all are able toe experience and enjoy the Great Barrier Reef.

After a full 6 hours of unrushed pleasure on the reef and Cay ­cruise home while our crew serve a delicious selection of tropical fruit , cheese + crackers and the decadent cake platter ­- an ultimate way to wind down after a magical day on the one and only Great Barrier Reef.

Ocean Freedom is truly a luxury experience with unsurpassed friendly personal service.

Arrive in Cairns from 4.15pm

For those of you wishing to Scuba Dive the paperwork and briefs are completed during the journey out, so when we arrive at The Great Barrier Reef you are ready to dive!

$20 reef levy payable on the day of the tour

What to bring:

  • Sunscreen
  • Towel
  • Swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Warm jacket just in case you feel the cold once you're out of the water

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