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  •  Activities
  •  Cairns, Fitzroy Island, Great Barrier Reef
  •  Cairns Great Barrier Reef: Moore Reef and Fitzroy Island One Day Tour, Depart From Cairns

Cairns Great Barrier Reef: Moore Reef and Fitzroy Island One Day Tour, Depart From Cairns

  • Cairns, Fitzroy Island, Great Barrier Reef
  • English, Mandarin
  • 9 hours (approx.)
  • Free Cancellation
  • 24 Working Hours Confirmation

Standard Inclusions

  • 1. Transfer to Fitzroy Island via Fitzroy Island ferry
  • 2. One (1) hour on Fitzroy Island
  • 3. Travel to Moore Reef on air-conditioned catamaran
  • 4. Complimentary tea & coffee on boarding & while moored at the reef
  • 5. Four (4) hours reef time
  • 6. Lunch
  • 7. Free WIFI on board vessel
  • 8. Full access to the Sunlover Sunslide - the only theme park waterslide on the Great Barrier Reef!
  • 9. Glass bottom boat tours (unlimited rides)
  • 10. Semi-submersible tours (unlimited rides)
  • 11. Marine naturalist presentations
  • 12. All snorkelling equipment & expert instruction
  • 13. Marine life touch tank
  • 14. Underwater observatory
  • 15. Fish feeding presentations
  • 16. Transfer from/to selected hotels included before departure time. Must be pre-booked.
From AUD
$288.00

1 Key Facts

Included

  • 1. Transfer to Fitzroy Island via Fitzroy Island ferry
  • 2. One (1) hour on Fitzroy Island
  • 3. Travel to Moore Reef on air-conditioned catamaran
  • 4. Complimentary tea & coffee on boarding & while moored at the reef
  • 5. Four (4) hours reef time
  • 6. Lunch
  • 7. Free WIFI on board vessel
  • 8. Full access to the Sunlover Sunslide - the only theme park waterslide on the Great Barrier Reef!
  • 9. Glass bottom boat tours (unlimited rides)
  • 10. Semi-submersible tours (unlimited rides)
  • 11. Marine naturalist presentations
  • 12. All snorkelling equipment & expert instruction
  • 13. Marine life touch tank
  • 14. Underwater observatory
  • 15. Fish feeding presentations
  • 16. Transfer from/to selected hotels included before departure time. Must be pre-booked.

Not included

  • 1. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 2. Souvenirs
  • 3. Travel Insurance
  • 4. Any optional extra items (including but not limited to optional activities / Scenic Flight / Certified and Introductory Diving / Seawalker Platform Helmet Diving / Guided Snorkel Tours / photo packages) that are not included in the standard admission. All optional extra items are at own expense.
Destination Cairns, Fitzroy Island, Great Barrier Reef
Depature point 【Covid timetable】
● Departs*: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays
* Until Further Notice
● Departure Point: Reef Fleet Terminal (Address: 1 Spence Street, Cairns)
● Departure Time^: 08:00
^ Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included before departure time. Must be pre-booked.
^ Departure times are reference only and subject to availability.
● Arrives back at Cairns at approximately 17:30

【Normal timetable (After Covid) 】
● Departs: daily*, all year round
* Tour does not run on Christmas Day (25 December)
● Departure Point: Reef Fleet Terminal (Address: 1 Spence Street, Cairns)
● Departure Time^: 08:00
^ Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included before departure time. Must be pre-booked.
^ Departure times are reference only and subject to availability.
● Arrives back at Cairns at approximately 17:30
Address Reef Fleet Terminal, 1 Spence St Cairns, QLD 4870, Australia
How to get there Complimentary transfer from/to selected hotels included. Please indicate the name of your hotel at the point of booking - the most convenient pick-up location and time will be advised in your booking confirmation.
Operating hours
Daily (All Year)* 08:00 - 17:30 Check in time: 07:00 - 07:30
*Christmas Day (25 December) Closed
Reconfirmation requirements Please be advised you are required to contact The Service Provider 24 hours prior to the travel date during business hours to reconfirm your booking, departure location and time, and boarding time with your confirmation number. Please adjust your travel plan according to the details given by The Service Provider at time of reconfirming.
Check-in requirements Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time at your booked pick up location. There might be 5-10 minutes delay depends on the traffic on the day. If you think the pick is late or you are not being picked up, please call The Service Provider and quote your confirmation number to double check.
What to bring/wear ● Motion-sickness medicine (if required)
● Swimwear, towel
● Protective clothing, hat, sunscreen lotion, and sunglasses
● Comfortable shoes
● Light jacket / sweater for windy or cool days
● Camera (waterproof)
● Money / credit card for optional purchases
Other info 【Important Post-Covid Service Information】
- Semi-submersible Tours operation is subject to covid19 restrictions.
- Lunch will be served as Lunch Box
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Child Policy:
● Children under 4 years travel free, without lunch.
● Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult carer.

General:
● Family fare is valid for two adults and two children (4-15 years inclusive).

● Accepts no responsibility or liability for any direct or indirect loss or damage of any kind. This disclaimer of liability applies irrespective of the cause, including whether or not such damage or loss is due to negligence on the part of Sunlover Reef Cruises or the withdrawal, cancellation or failure to provide a service, delay or any variation in services provided or the provision of substitute services.

● On occasion the tropical weather conditions can cause cancellations and or changes to schedules and activities. Service Provider reserves the right to vary prices, schedules, vessels and any activities without notification. Any tickets issued are non-refundable.

● The Service Provider acts as a private carrier and reserves the right to refuse passage to any person and/or baggage.
- Bringing alcohol on the vessel is prohibited at all times.
- All bags and luggage may be subject to a search.

● By accepting these "Conditions of Passage" and travelling with Service Provider, the purchaser accepts and acknowledges that embarking on this cruise vessel is at his or her own risk, and that visitors accept these terms and conditions.

● On occasion the tropical weather conditions can cause cancellations or changes to schedules and activities.

● Departure times, length of stay on the Outer Reef and prices may vary during peak seasonal periods, including Christmas and Chinese New Year.

2 Overview

With cruises departing daily from Cairns. Enjoy an one hour stop off at stunning Fitzroy Island before heading to the Outer Barrier Reef for an action-packed Moore Reef full day experience with all standard inclusions. The state-of-the art Moore Reef Marine Base is perfectly positioned and fully equipped so that any age or ability can fully experience the magic of the reef with its abundance of colourful coral, fascinating fish, turtles & more. During 4 hours at the pontoon, enjoy a number of free inclusions: snorkelling equipment, guided glass bottom boat and semi-submersible tours, fish feeding, fully enclosed children's pool, an underwater observatory and touch tank presentation to get up close with marine life.

Cairns Great Barrier Reef: Moore Reef and Fitzroy Island One Day Tour, Depart From Cairns

 

Fitzroy Island Experience

Travel on the Fitzroy Island Ferry where you have ah an hour to explore Fitzroy Island's lush tropical rainforest and boasting granite outcrops, open woodlands, mangroves and coral beaches, it's no wonder Fitzroy island is 99% National Park. Walk to the lighthouse, relax at the famous Nudey Beach - voted the best beach in Australia, or visit the Cairns Turtle Rehabilitation Centre; a voluntary non-profit organisation that rehabilitates sick and injured turtles back to health.

 

Moore Reef Experience

This eco-certified tours take you to the state-of-the art Moore Reef Marine Base, which is perfectly positioned and fully equipped so that any age or ability can fully experience the magic of the reef with its abundance of colourful coral, fascinating fish, turtles and more..

With 4 Hours REEF TIME to explore this underwater wonderland, there's plenty of time to take advantage of all of the free inclusions. The kids (or big kids!) will love the Sunlover Sunslide – the only theme park water slide on the reef. Also included is snorkelling, semi-submersible tours, glass bottom boat tours, fish feeding, underwater observatory and touch tank presentations with the marine experts.

The friendly crew will provide the expertise, activities and service to ensure you disembark with lifelong memories of the outer Great Barrier Reef.

 

Moore Reef Marine Base features:
  • Fully powered
  • WIFI and cellphone coverage (dependent on conditions and provider)
  • Air-conditioned 60 tiered-seat underwater observatory that can also be used for presentations
  • Built in SCUBA dive station, with all equipment & diving platform
  • Two snorkel platforms
  • Plentiful tables and seating
  • Marine-life touch tank
  • Glass bottom boat
  • Semi-submersible vessel
  • Change-rooms
  • Fresh water outdoor showers
  • Ocean enclosed children’s pool
  • Sunlover Sunslide - only waterslide on the reef
  • Two levels - shaded lower level and upper level sundeck
  • SeaWalker Helmet Dive platform
  • Scenic helicopter pad

 

Sample Itinerary*

*Reference Only. Subject to change without notice. Itineraries may operate in reverse order, in a different sequence, be swapped around, or in rare circumstances be replaced by other best suited items to suit tides, times & conditions.   

 

07:00    Hotel pick-ups

07:30    Check in starts

08.00    Depart Cairns (via Fitzroy Ferry) 

08:45    Arrive Fitzroy Island

1 HOUR ON THE ISLAND

10:20    Depart Fitzroy Island to Moore Reef Marine Base

4 HOURS ON MOORE REEF

17:30    Arrive in Cairns

 

3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

● If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. ● If you cancel between 0 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. ● If no show, no refund.

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