Marine World Outer Reef Cruise

Tour Code: 110

Prices From

au$227

Live Availability - Book Now

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

Child: au$117.00
Family: au$585.00

Check Prices and Availability Have A Question? Call +61 7 4059 59 59

Looking for more tours in Cairns Tropical North Queensland?

Save $103.00 on our Great Barrier Reef Family Package Tour Deal. Spend an unforgettable day exploring the Great Barrier Reef from the all-weather Interactive Marine World platform at beautiful Moore Reef.

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Highlights

  • Marvel at colourful marine life from the comfort of the underwater observatory
  • Relax on the spacious sundeck and work on your tan. And while you're there, spoil yourself with an optional massage
  • Stay dry and view the Reef from a semi-submersible or glass bottom boat tour
  • Meet Wally the giant Maori Wrasse fish. Don't be surprised if ultra-friendly Wally swims towards you for a cuddle! 

Perfect Selfie

  • From snorkelling with Wally and his fishy pals to reef viewing in the semi-submersible and soaring over the Reef in a helicopter, the day is full of amazing selfie ops! 

Share your selfie on our Facebook page and tag your best Instagram pics with #barrierreefaustralia for your chance to be featured.

Itinerary

Cruise to the Outer Great Barrier Reef

Board a modern catamaran at Cairns Marlin Marina for your journey to the Marine World activity pontoon on the Outer Great Barrier Reef.

Enjoy morning tea and then sit back and relax while you learn about the Reef and receive some top snorkelling tips from the Marine Naturalist on board.

Your journey to the Marine World pontoon will take approximately one and a half hours.

Start your adventure by exploring the vessel itself, with its sunny spacious decks and comfy air-conditioned cabins.

With so many activities on offer for the day, the friendly crew members are always ready to help plan an exhilarating helicopter ride, an introductory first dive, or semi-submersible tour. 

Read More

Included In Price

  • 5 full hours on the Outer Great Barrier Reef
  • Morning tea
  • All Snorkel Equipment
  • Informative reef presentation by marine naturalist
  • Underwater observatory
  • Glass Bottom Boat tour
  • Childrens' safe swimming area
  • Semi–submersible Boat Tour
  • Buffet Lunch
  • Wet Suit or Lycra Suit
  • Fish feeding presentation with marine biologist
  • Fresh water showers and changing rooms
  • Afternoon Tea
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
  • French
  • German
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time
  • Boarding: 8:00am to 8:30am
  • Departure: 9:00am
Departure Instructions

Check in at the Reef Fleet Terminal, located at 1 Spence Street, Cairns

Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Palm Cove
  • Pick-up time will be advised upon booking
Destinations

Moore Reef

Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Excludes Christmas Day

Duration

8 hours (approx)

What to Bring
  • Swimming costume
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen (SPF 30+ water resistant)
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera (charged)
  • Cash or credit card for drinks, snacks and souvenirs
Available for Purchase / Hire
  • Guided snorkel tours with marine biologist
  • Introductory scuba diving
  • Snuba Doo Power Snorkelling - minimum age 4
  • Snuba Diving - minimum age 12
  • Seabob Jet Snorkelling - Minimum age 12
  • Certified diving
  • Helmet diving (subject to medical questionnaire)
  • Prescription masks
  • Transfers from Cairns and Northern Beaches
  • Scenic helicopter flights
  • Snorkel equipment
Fitness Level Required

Low, Medium

Restrictions
  • Medium fitness is required for snorkel safari tour
  • Scuba Diving – minimum age 12
IN-WATER RESTRICTIONS

Scuba Doo and Helmet Diving Restrictions

  • Certain medical conditions and medications may preclude some people from helmet diving and scuba doo.
  • Participation is subject to a medical questionnaire completed on board with the tour operator
  • Minimum age for helmet diving/scuba doo is 12 years.
  • Flying after diving: A wait of 12 hours is recommended but preferably 24 hours, if doing multiple dives, before ascending to an altitude of 300 metres or greater.

Seawalker Medical

Read more about Diving Safety on the Great Barrier Reef.

Child Policy
  • Children under 3 travel free
  • Child price applies to children 4 to 14
  • Family fare available (2 Adults, 2 Children)
  • Helicopter scenic flight – child price applies to children 3 to 14
  • Prams, strollers and capsules welcome – please advise at time of booking
Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be in writing. Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee. Please see our terms and conditions for details prior to booking.

Cancellations with 24 hours of tour date will incur a 100% cancellation fee.

Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified
Eco Climate Action Leader
Ecotourism Certified
Containes notes on wheelchair accessContaines notes for the visually impairedContaines notes for the hearing impaired
Wheelchair Accessibility

This is one of the more wheelchair accessible tour vessels for travellers with disabilities.

Disabled toilet, shower and chairlift between upper and lower decks are on board the vessel only - not on the pontoon. (traveler must either have some movement to chairlift or have companion help). Crew will assist with chair and lift operation but cannot physically lift passenger due to health restrictions.

Doorway Measurements For Wheelchair Access

Wide doorways and aisles to accommodate both electronic and folding wheelchairs.

Number of Steps

All facets of tour utilise stairs so companion help will be needed as crew is unable to move passengers due to restrictions.~|~Snorkel platform has 10 stairs to bench seat (floatation devices and rings are available).~|~Glass bottom boat has 4 stairs upon boarding.~|~Semi submarine has 12 stairs.~|~Underwater observatory has 16 stairs at both entrance and exit.

Boarding Access

Wide gangway boarding access with one step at beginning and end.

Onboard Access

Wide aisle access onboard boat, decks and activities platform.

Wide access on activities platform between picnic tables and wheelchair suitable flooring.

Visually Impaired Notes

Wide aisles. However, travel with carer or companion is recommended for safety reasons.

Hearing Impaired Information

Written information sheets on safety and marine education available.

Facilities

Disabled toilet and shower.

Disabled chairlift from lower to upper deck on board vessel only - not pontoon

Activities

There are no specific disabled activities.

Floatation devices are provided for snorkelling.

Pre-order Local Transport

You must arrange your own local transport in advance.

Save $103.00 on our Great Barrier Reef Family Package Tour Deal. Spend an unforgettable day exploring the Great Barrier Reef from the all-weather Interactive Marine World platform at beautiful Moore Reef.

Read More

Highlights

  • Marvel at colourful marine life from the comfort of the underwater observatory
  • Relax on the spacious sundeck and work on your tan. And while you're there, spoil yourself with an optional massage
  • Stay dry and view the Reef from a semi-submersible or glass bottom boat tour
  • Meet Wally the giant Maori Wrasse fish. Don't be surprised if ultra-friendly Wally swims towards you for a cuddle! 

Perfect Selfie

  • From snorkelling with Wally and his fishy pals to reef viewing in the semi-submersible and soaring over the Reef in a helicopter, the day is full of amazing selfie ops! 

Share your selfie on our Facebook page and tag your best Instagram pics with #barrierreefaustralia for your chance to be featured.

Itinerary

Cruise to the Outer Great Barrier Reef

Board a modern catamaran at Cairns Marlin Marina for your journey to the Marine World activity pontoon on the Outer Great Barrier Reef.

Enjoy morning tea and then sit back and relax while you learn about the Reef and receive some top snorkelling tips from the Marine Naturalist on board.

Your journey to the Marine World pontoon will take approximately one and a half hours.

Start your adventure by exploring the vessel itself, with its sunny spacious decks and comfy air-conditioned cabins.

With so many activities on offer for the day, the friendly crew members are always ready to help plan an exhilarating helicopter ride, an introductory first dive, or semi-submersible tour. 

Read More

Included In Price

  • 5 full hours on the Outer Great Barrier Reef
  • Morning tea
  • All Snorkel Equipment
  • Informative reef presentation by marine naturalist
  • Underwater observatory
  • Glass Bottom Boat tour
  • Childrens' safe swimming area
  • Semi–submersible Boat Tour
  • Buffet Lunch
  • Wet Suit or Lycra Suit
  • Fish feeding presentation with marine biologist
  • Fresh water showers and changing rooms
  • Afternoon Tea
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
  • French
  • German
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time
  • Boarding: 8:00am to 8:30am
  • Departure: 9:00am
Departure Instructions

Check in at the Reef Fleet Terminal, located at 1 Spence Street, Cairns

Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Palm Cove
  • Pick-up time will be advised upon booking
Destinations

Moore Reef

Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Excludes Christmas Day

Duration

8 hours (approx)

What to Bring
  • Swimming costume
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen (SPF 30+ water resistant)
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera (charged)
  • Cash or credit card for drinks, snacks and souvenirs
Available for Purchase / Hire
  • Guided snorkel tours with marine biologist
  • Introductory scuba diving
  • Snuba Doo Power Snorkelling - minimum age 4
  • Snuba Diving - minimum age 12
  • Seabob Jet Snorkelling - Minimum age 12
  • Certified diving
  • Helmet diving (subject to medical questionnaire)
  • Prescription masks
  • Transfers from Cairns and Northern Beaches
  • Scenic helicopter flights
  • Snorkel equipment
Fitness Level Required

Low, Medium

Restrictions
  • Medium fitness is required for snorkel safari tour
  • Scuba Diving – minimum age 12
IN-WATER RESTRICTIONS

Scuba Doo and Helmet Diving Restrictions

  • Certain medical conditions and medications may preclude some people from helmet diving and scuba doo.
  • Participation is subject to a medical questionnaire completed on board with the tour operator
  • Minimum age for helmet diving/scuba doo is 12 years.
  • Flying after diving: A wait of 12 hours is recommended but preferably 24 hours, if doing multiple dives, before ascending to an altitude of 300 metres or greater.

Seawalker Medical

Read more about Diving Safety on the Great Barrier Reef.

Child Policy
  • Children under 3 travel free
  • Child price applies to children 4 to 14
  • Family fare available (2 Adults, 2 Children)
  • Helicopter scenic flight – child price applies to children 3 to 14
  • Prams, strollers and capsules welcome – please advise at time of booking
Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be in writing. Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee. Please see our terms and conditions for details prior to booking.

Cancellations with 24 hours of tour date will incur a 100% cancellation fee.

Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified
Eco Climate Action Leader
Ecotourism Certified

Tour Code: 110

Prices From

au$227

Live Availability - Book Now

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

Child: au$117.00
Family: au$585.00

Check Prices and Availability Have A Question? Call +61 7 4059 59 59

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