Cairns Charter Boat | Day/Overnight Charter | Snorkel - Fishing | MOA

Tour Code: 210

Departing: Cairns

Private Charter Snorkel & Fish
  • This Cairns based charter boat's Skipper has been playing in the waters of the Great Barrier Reef for most of his life so he knows all the right places to take his guests to for a brilliant private charter
  • Go fishing in the morning to catch your lunch and then enjoy the afternoon snorkelling or scuba diving the Great Barrier Reef coral gardens 
  • Charter boat tours from Cairns: combine a day out fishing on the Great Barrier Reef with a swimming and snorkelling tour for a great day out with family or friends on our 47 foot flybridge motor cruiser  
  • Private charter groups may wish to hire a dive master for the day to explore the outer sections of the Great Barrier Reef off Cairns.

Included In Price

  • 47 foot luxury game boat
  • Maximum 12 guests (snorkel only)
  • Snorkelling gear
  • Cold refreshments including standard beer & wine (Limited. RSA applies)
  • A nice luncheon
  • Morning and afternoon tea

With a maximum of 12 guests (snorkel only) and 8 guests (scuba diving), this luxury private charter boat is perfect for groups wanting a snorkel and/or scuba diving adventure from Cairns. You can even include some fishing time!

Our Cairns based beautifully kept luxury boat can also be chartered for private scuba diving tours on the outer Great Barrier Reef, snorkelling charters, Whale watching tours, honeymoon getaways, luxury day cruising, corporate functions and exciting remote expeditions to areas of Cape York Peninsula, Princess Charlotte Bay, Tropical Far North Queensland Coast, and the Gulf of Carpentaria for big game fishing tournaments.

Booking a private charter boat to snorkel and scuba dive the Great Barrier Reef for 12 guests (snorkel only) and 8 guests (scuba diving) is the ultimate way to enjoy your day exploring the depths of the ocean to see the colourful corals and the marine life that call these world-famous aquatic waters their home.

You, your family and friends will be taken to exclusive snorkeling and scuba diving destinations that will leave you with lasting memories of the Great Barrier Reef in Australia for a lifetime.

Private Charter Snorkeling and Scuba Diving Tour Cairns

When you choose to book a luxury private charter boat for your day of scuba diving (maximum 8 guests) or an overnight live aboard (maximum 6 guests snorkelling or 4 guests scuba diving) scuba diving tour on the Great Barrier Reef to enjoy some diving and snorkelling in remote locations away from the tourist crowds, you should consider booking this luxury 47 foot purpose built game fishing boat that is based in Cairns Queensland Australia.

She will have you out diving on some of the most pristine reefs within an hour from leaving the Yorkeys Knob Marina.

On board your scuba diving instructor is a fully qualified dive master and they will show you all of the trenches, underwater caves and swim thru’s on the very best diving locations of the Great Barrier Reef.

Only 4 divers will be permitted in the water at one time to ensure you all get to see and experience the wonderful places the dive master will be taking everyone to and also for safety reasons it is not advisable to have such a big group of 8 all diving with only one dive master.

If requested we will provide 2 dive instructors per regulations in your private charter boat quote and all diving equipment will be at hire rate which we will advise at time of booking your private charter boat tour.

The boat will provide snorkelling gear, all cold refreshments including standard beers and wines, a nice luncheon, morning and afternoon tea. 

Extended overnight charters are available.

For more Great Barrier Reef private charter boat options please see here

Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From


Departure Time

8:00am (approx)

Departure Instructions

This vessel departs from Yorkeys Knob Marina 15 to 20 minutes from Cairns city

  • Great Barrier Reef
  • Bedarra island
  • Cape York Peninsula
  • Cooktown
  • Dunk Island
  • Green Island
  • Lizard Island
  • Magnetic island
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation


Daily on request


8 hours (approx)
Or as per agreed private charter agreement

Available for Purchase / Hire
  • Upgrade to diving (2 dive instructors will be required as per regulations) - 8 is the maximum with only 4 permitted to dive at any one time.
  • Also available for overnight/extended charters - please enquire
Fitness Level Required

Low, Medium, Active


Scuba Diving Restrictions

  • Certain medical conditions and medications may preclude some people from scuba diving.
  • Participation is subject to a medical questionnaire completed on board with the tour operator
  • Minimum age for scuba diving is 12 years.
  • Flying after scuba diving: a wait of 12 hours is recommended after one dive, 18 hour after 2 dives and at least 24 hours after multiple dives, before ascending to an altitude of 300 metres or greater.

Advanced Dive Medical Intro Dive Medical

Read more about Diving Safety on the Great Barrier Reef.

Additional Information

Please enquire with numbers for Scuba Diving availability

  • Beach towel
  • Comfortable and practical clothing
  • A warm/weatherproof jacket
  • Good sun protection clothing including a good sun protection sunscreen, hat and sunglasses
  • Cameras and accessories to capture the unforgettable moments.

All cancellations must be in writing.

We understand things may change, so we have made cancellations very easy.

In every instance we always recommend you purchase travel insurance for life’s last-minute hiccups.

Please see our terms and conditions for details prior to booking.

Operators policy:

  • Your booking will be confirmed on 30% of the total cost of the package as deposit.
  • Balance of the total package cost is required 30 days before departure date.
  • For bookings less than 30 days before the departure date, full payment is required within 48 hours of booking.
  • For bookings less than 7 days before the departure date, full payment is required at time of booking.
  • If cancellation made 120 days or more before the departure date, all monies paid will be refunded (less $200.00 administration charge).
  • If cancellation made within 120 days before the department date, then a refund will only be made if the charter time can be resold at the same price. If only a partial resale is obtained, then the refund will be on a pro-rata basis.
  • We will make every endeavour to resell any cancelled charter time and will accept a resale by you if the buyer is suitable to us.
  • If the charter is cancelled by Big Fish Down Under / Moana Fishing Charters prior to departure, all monies will be refunded in full

Cairns Charter Boat | Day/Overnight Charter | Snorkel - Fishing | MOA

Tour Code: 210

Departing: Cairns

Private Charter Snorkel & Fish



Prices are AUD, per charter and include all levies fees and taxes.

Tour Code: 210



15 yrs & over

4 - 14 yrs

Ages of Children
(Discounts May Apply)
1300 231 118
+61 427 074 745
1300 231 118
+61 427 074 745

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