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Great Barrier Reef Scuba Diving Snorkel with the friendly fish

Ocean Free Great Barrier Reef Green Island Sailing Trip

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Visit Green Island in a small, relaxed group!

If you prefer a more intimate day tour with a smaller group, this journey is made for you! Explore the Great Barrier Reef and the beautiful Green Island on a stunning 16-meter long sailing boat welcoming only 25 guests at a time. Ease your way into this awesome experience in a relaxed setting with like minded people.


  • Morning tea & coffee
  • 4.5 hours on our exclusive mooring on the Great Barrier Reef
  • Tropical smorgasbord lunch
  • Fish feeding
  • Snorkelilng tuition and equipment
  • Scuba diving (if you choose a dive package)
  • Complimentary glass of wine!

*$20 Reef Levy payable on the day of the tour



  • Morning tea & coffee
  • 4.5 hours on our exclusive mooring on the Great Barrier Reef
  • Tropical smorgasbord lunch
  • Fish feeding
  • Snorkelling tuition
  • Use of all snorkelling equipment, buoyancy vest
  • Scuba diving demonstration
  • Transfers to & from Green Island
  • Afternoon tea (tropical)
  • Complimentary glass of wine

Board Ocean Free, a 16m sailing schooner –  at 7:30am at A Finger no 4. Enjoy a morning tea or coffee + muffins.

Sail to our exclusive mooring on Pinnacle Reef  – just 1km from Green Island. Guests can enjoy a swim, snorkel, dive or just relax. Ocean Free’s exclusive mooring ensures a very personal experience for guests . The bommies coral outcrops and coral gardens come to just 1m under the surface to make viewing of the teeming life easy.

Trips to Green Island are by tender. Guests can split their time on the reef and the island

A large smorgasbord lunch with a mixed meat platter/chicken platter/3 salads and assorted breads is served on board he vessel. Platters of fruit, cheese and crackers and cake are served on the sail home.

Extremely low guest numbers (maximum 25) ensures a personal snorkel and dive experience. All guests are assessed for their snorkelling and diving abilities and are appropriately assisted to ensure that all are able to experience and enjoy the reef. Guests need to be mobile enough to get into and out of a dinghy onto the beach and into and out of a dinghy from the main vessel.

On the island guests can swim , sunbathe or  explore the interpretive walking tracks and beach . Glass bottom boat tours, semi-submarine or a visit to Marineland Melanesia can be arranged on the island .

Over 4 and half hours ensures that guests can enjoy both the island and reef.

Enjoy the sail home – where engines do get switched off!

Return to Cairns around 5.00pm (depending on the wind)

$20 Reef Levy payable on the day of the tour

Departs: Reef Fleet Terminal at 7:30am at A Finger no. 4

Returns: Cairns around 5.00pm (depending on the wind)

What to bring:

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

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