DIVING AND SNORKELLING TOURS
The Great Barrier Reef is one of the top destinations in the world for scuba diving or snorkelling. The options are many and varied; you can explore a shipwreck, dive with sharks, snorkel clear shallow waters and much more. Not a certified diver? No problem. Try a guided introductory dive. What are you waiting for? Have the time of your life!!!
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Ocean Free, Cairns, takes divers to Green Island, in Far North Queensland.Ocean Free, in Cairns, offers day tours to the Upolu reef, in the Outer Barrier Reef.
OCEAN FREEDOM One day reef trips.
Cairns (MAP)
Phone (07) 4052 1111 / Fax (07) 4032 5889

www.oceanfreedom.com.au

Cruise Upolu Cay and Outer Edge Upolu Reef!

Travel in speed and style on Ocean Freedom, a newly refurbished luxury 20 metre cruiser. The first boat to arrive at the stunning Upolu Cay - experience it uninterrupted! Relax and unwind in the azure crystal clear waters surrounding the Cay. Over six hours to snorkel and dive two destinations including the stunning 'wonder wall' on the outer edge of Upolu Reef - no rush in the day!

Experience our adventure drift snorkel and glass bottom boat tours with our marine naturalist. Be blown away by the abundance of sea-life on our protected sites. Dive with our highly trained dive instructors with only TWO divers per instructor on your very first dive

Mike Ball Dive Expeditions in Cairns offers three night, four night, and seven night liveaboard dive trips to the Great Barrier Reef.Whether you want to dive the famous Cod Hole or swim with Minke Whales, Mike Ball Dive Expeditions in Cairns offers a liveaboard dive trip to suit you. MIKE BALL DIVE EXPEDITIONS Three day reef trips.Four day reef trips.Seven day reef trips.
2/3 Abbott Street, Cairns (MAP)
Phone (07) 4053 0500

www.mikeball.com

'Spoilsport', Australia's most awarded liveaboard!

Mike Ball Dive Expeditions - Spoilsport 3, 4 & 7 night Great Barrier Reef expeditions. Her combination of space, stability, and diver conveniences is unmatched. Dives are exclusively conducted at the sites of best biodiversity north of Cooktown including the Cod Hole and Coral Sea. Swim with diver size fish, witness sharks up close, dive plummeting walls in gin clear water.

Fly Dive itineraries include a 250km scenic reef flight that provides stunning views of the Great Barrier Reef. Includes: Twin or double cabins, most with ocean views & ensuite. Meals, snacks, complimentary soft drinks and wine with evening meal. Transfers to Cairns city hotels after disembarkation from Spoilsport. Complimentary Reef Ecology Program. Huge well-equipped dive deck, 3 large camera stations. Nitrox, Solo Diving, PADI instruction & photo services.

Novice divers receive complimentary 'orientation dives' to enhances skills. Experienced divers receive ample freedom to do their own thing! Note: Details subject to change.

Snorkel or dive the amazing Outer Great Barrier Reef!Cairns Dive Centre has certified dive trips departing daily to the Outer Great Barrier Reef. CAIRNS DIVE CENTRE One day reef trips.Two day reef trips.Three day reef trips.
121 Abbott Street, Cairns (MAP)
Phone (07) 4051 0294 / Fax (07) 4051 7531
Tollfree 1800 642 591

www.cairnsdive.com.au

Fitzroy and Outer Great Barrier Reef!

Cairns Dive Centre offer day trip to Fitzroy Island, the Outer Reef and extended live aboard trips for the snorkeller and diver, as well as learn to dive courses.

* Learn to dive courses commence Monday, Wednesday and Friday in our training facility, which includes an air-conditioned classroom and a heated, 4 metre deep training pool.
* Daily transfers to our live aboard boat, MV Kangaroo Explorer. The M.V. Kangaroo Explorer is a modern, 25 metre catamaran with 16 cabins (twin, double and 4-berth) each of which is fully air-conditioned, carpeted, has its own en-suite facilities and window.
* Day cruises operate daily to Fitzroy Island and the Outer Great Barrier Reef on board the MV Sunkist, an 18 metre mono hull. The vessel can carry 48 passengers, however for extras comfort day boat numbers are limited to 20. The reef site chosen on the day will offer the best in terms of passenger comfort and safety according to the weather conditions

Diving and snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef with Down Under Cruise and Dive. DOWN UNDER CRUISE AND DIVE One day reef trips.
287 Draper Street, Cairns (MAP)
Phone (07) 4052 8300 / Fax (07) 4031 1373

www.downundercruiseanddive.com.au

Less time travelling - More time in the water!

Down Under Cruise and Dive's premium day cruise vessel 'Evolution' is one of the fastest day trips to the Outer edge of The Great Barrier Reef. Launched in 2016 this new vessel has been awarded "the most luxurious reef vessel in Australia". Spread over 3 unique and stylish levels you will spend more time in the water and less time travelling, and carries up to 140 passengers.

Enjoy five hours of snorkelling or diving at two exclusive, sheltered Outer Great Barrier Reef locations, FREE guided snorkelling tours, Passengers rave about the delicious Aussie BBQ lunch including prawns, fish, steak, sausages, vegetarian, tropical salads and pastas... and the live musical entertainment on-board.

Semi-submersible tours, marine biology tours and scenic helicopter flights available at an extra cost

Join Air Whitsunday on one of their scenic flights and enjoy a panoramic view of the magnificent Great Barrier Reef.Join Air Whitsunday on one of their scenic flights and discover pristine Whitehaven Beach.
AIR WHITSUNDAY One day reef trips.
Whitsunday Airport, Airlie Beach (MAP)
Phone (07) 4946 9111 / Fax (07) 4946 9100

www.airwhitsunday.com.au

Experience the wonder of the Whitsundays!

Air Whitsunday offer a wide range of scenic flights over the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef. Some of Air Whitsunday scenic flight tours also offer snorkelling inside Hardy Reef and this is what makes Air Whitsunday's tours unique. Hardy Reef is a convenient location for both the first time snorkeller and the more experienced, thanks to the coral lagoon it creates.

Along with their snorkelling tours to the reef, Air Whitsunday also provide day trips to island resorts, picnics at Whitehaven Beach, scenic flights with the added bonus of a water landing and with the Whitsundays being so well known for its yachting compatibility, what could be more romantic than being picked up from your yacht by seaplane for any of their amazing scenic flights tours

Camira Sailing Adventure offers high speed sailing through the spectacular Whitsunday Islands, in Tropical North Queensland.Cruise Whitsundays' spacious pontoon features the largest and most spectacular underwater viewing chamber in the Whitsundays.
CRUISE WHITSUNDAYS One day reef trips.
24 The Cove Road, Port of Airlie (MAP)
Phone (07) 4846 7000

www.cruisewhitsundays.com

Experience the best of the Whitsundays!

Cruise Whitsundays is an innovative and experienced tourism operator offering a range of day cruises and an island resort connections service in the wonderful Whitsunday islands and Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.

With a range of popular day cruises available, including the famous Whitehaven Beach and stunning outer Great Barrier Reef; Cruise Whitsundays provides the perfect opportunity to explore an incredible part of the world

Ocean Rafting in the Whitsunday Islands, includes a visit to famous Whitehaven Beach.
OCEAN RAFTING One day reef trips.
Shingley Drive, Abell Point Marina North, Airlie Beach (MAP)
Phone (07) 4946 6848

www.oceanrafting.com.au

The Whitsundays... three days in one!

Multi award winning Ocean Rafting visits the 'Wild Side' of the Whitsunday Islands, the uninhabited islands with beautiful natural scenery brimming with marine, bird and animal life. There are two exciting tour options, the Northern Exposure and Southern Lights. Each Ocean Rafting day offers three days in one, including an exhilarating ride to Whitehaven Beach, pristine snorkelling reefs and guided Whitsunday Island National Parks walks.

Ocean Rafting is the only tour to have direct access to the stunning and iconic Hill Inlet beach, and special snorkel sites at Hook Island and Border Island ensure a memorable underwater experience. The semi rigid inflatable vessels are super fast allowing guests to experience a fun ride, adventure and education amongst the natural beauty of the Whitsundays. 32 passengers at most allows for personal snorkelling lessons and the pleasure of a small group. Ocean Rafting is proud to be Advanced Ecotourism Certified.

Visit the Daintree and snorkel the Great Barrier Reef with Ocean Safari, in Cape Tribulation.Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef in Cape Tribulation with Ocean Safari.
OCEAN SAFARI One day reef trips.
Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation (MAP)
Phone (07) 4098 0006

www.oceansafari.com.au

The Great Barrier Reef in just 25 minutes!

Ocean Safari offers an exhilarating 25 minute ride to snorkel the pristine untouched Great Barrier Reef off the Daintree Coast at Cape Tribulation. This half day eco tour visits two different snorkel destinations, Mackay and Undine Reefs, each with an extraordinary array of marine life, turtles and coral species.

A maximum of 25 passengers allows you to experience tropical paradise in the pleasure of a small group. Often the coastal rainforest of the Daintree can be seen along the mainland beach whilst snorkelling the Great Barrier Reef, two world heritage areas side by side

Cairns scenic flights over the rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef.Scenic flights over the Great Barrier Reef from Cairns.GSL AVIATION - CAIRNS
GA Aero Centre - Unit 3, Tom McDonald Drive, Cairns Airport, Cairns (MAP)
Phone 1300 475 000

www.gslaviation.com.au/cairns

Get a taste of the Great Barrier Reef, from Cairns!

See it all! GSL Aviation offers one of the best value Reef experiences in Queensland with a range of scenic flights, tours and air charter over the beautiful Great Barrier Reef and North QLD coastline from Cairns International Airport.

Our signature 40 minute Reef Hopper flight is a great way to get an aerial view of the Great Barrier Reef and is the must do tour in Cairns! The Great Barrier Reef is one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, and the amazing contrast of colours is something that's best experienced from the air. After becoming airborne you'll fly to Green Island, and overhead the Great Barrier Reef. After exploring the Reef you'll head back toward the mainland, with views of the North Queensland coastline. Ask us about our 'Fly and Cruise' package too and enjoy the Reef from above and below the water!

Sights include Cairns, Green Island, Arlington Reef, Upolu Reef, Batt Reef, Tongue Reef, Port Douglas, and Palm Cove

The Low Isles, located within the Marine National Park Zone of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, are surrounded by 55 acres of coral reef very close to the islands, making it an ideal area for snorkellers.Departing Daily from the Marina at Port Douglas, the luxury sailing catamaran Sailaway IV takes limited number of guests to Low Isles, a coral cay on the Great Barrier Reef.
SAILAWAY REEF AND ISLAND TOURS
Shop #18, The Reef Marina, Port Douglas (MAP)
Phone (07) 4099 4200 / Fax (07) 4099 4122
Mobile 0497 701 978

www.sailawayportdouglas.com

Low Isles - a coral cay on the Great Barrier Reef!

Sailaway Port Douglas invites you to enjoy 'a day to remember' with a reef and island sail for snorkelling and exploring Low Isles, an unspoilt coral cay on Australia's Great Barrier Reef. With only 1 of 4 reef tour licenses to moor at Low Isles, this is strictly limited access.

The reef around Low Isles comprises of 150 species of hard corals and is dominated by 15 species of soft corals. Living amongst the corals in the blue lagoon are a large variety of reef fish including angelfish, damselfish, anemones, giant trevally, sweetlip, fusiliers and many green turtles are sighted daily. Taking the Island Heritage Walk is a 'must do' when visiting Low Isles. Learn about the history of Low Isles and its environment.

Board Sailway any evening for a peaceful Sunset Cruise along the Coastline off Port Douglas. Enjoy a complimentary glass of champagne and a selection of canapés including dips, crudités and cheese platter

ADRENALIN DIVE
252 walker Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4724 0600 / Fax (07) 4771 6527
Adrenalin Dive specialises in day trips to the wreck of the SS Yongala, and Wheeler Reef from Townsville and Magnetic Island. They also operate scuba diving courses and PADI specialty courses aboard a liveaboard vessel

ARISTOCAT
Marina Mirage, Shop 18, Port Douglas
Phone (07) 4099 4727 / Fax (07) 4099 4565
NO LONGER OPERATING With over 40 sites on 16 reefs to choose from, including the renowned Agincourt Ribbon Reef system, Aristocat provides interactive snorkelling and scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef second to none.

CALYPSO DIVE
Wongaling Beach Road, Mission Beach
Phone / Fax (07) 4068 8432
NO LONGER OPERATING Scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef with Calypso Dive from Mission Beach is all about magnificent reef trips that cater for introductory and certified divers and snorkellers.

CALYPSO REEF CRUISES
Shop 44, Meridien Marina, Port Douglas
Phone (07) 4099 6999 / Fax (07) 4099 6777
Visiting three sites daily on the Great Barrier Reef from Port Douglas, Calypso travels with approximately 80 guests to ensure maximum comfort and a personalised experience for all

COMPASS
Cairns
Phone (07) 4051 5777 / Fax (07) 4041 0655
Compass Cruises is a large, spacious, express trip to the Great Barrier Reef's outermost reef locations. Enjoy cruising past Upollo Cay and the famous Michaelmas Cay to Hastings Reef

DEEP SEA DIVERS DEN
Cairns
Phone (07) 4046 7333 / Fax (07) 4031 1210
Deep Sea Divers Den provides diving courses for beginners as well as for experienced divers as well as day trips to the Great Barrier Reef and overnight cruises departing from Cairns. They have a number of vessels to suit everybody's taste and budget

DIVE TIME
Airlie Beach
Phone (07) 4948 1211
NO LONGER OPERATING Launching from Abel Point Marina, in Airlie Beach, Dive Time leaves on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday to visit Bait Reef and do several dive spots such as the Stepping Stones. The other days visit the reefs around the Whitsunday Islands, like Hook and Hayman Island

EXPLORER VENTURES
Cairns
Phone (07) 4031 5566 / Fax (07) 4031 2431
Currently not accepting any bookings for their Australian itineraries

FRANKLAND ISLANDS CRUISE & DIVE
Cairns
Phone (07) 4031 6300 / Fax (07) 4031 4777
Frankland Islands Cruise & Dive is the only tour operator licenced to visit the untouched beauty of the Frankland Islands. Frankland Islands Cruise and Dive take up to a maximum of just 100 passengers, which ensures your day on the reef is both service and safety orientated

H2O SPORTZ
Hamilton Island
Phone / Fax (07) 4946 9888
Located in Hamilton Island, H2O Sportz, is a PADI dive centre. They offer daily pool courses for absolute beginners as well as PADI openwater diver certification and advanced courses and a day tour for scuba diving and snorkeling, to Bait Reef Marine Park

ISLANDIVE
Airlie Beach
Phone (07) 4946 4167
Four vessels to choose with three dive vessels and one luxury sailing catamaran. Experience the wonders of abundant marine life and visit the breath taking Whitehaven Beach.

OZ ADVENTURE SAILING
Airlie Beach
Phone (07) 4940 2000 / Fax: (07) 4948 2352
Oz Adventure Sailing offers you the opportunity to explore both above and below the protected tropical waters of the beautiful Whitsunday Islands, whether you are looking for the ease of a by the cabin charter on a racing yacht, cruising yacht, Tallship or a luxury yacht

PASSIONS OF PARADISE
Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns
Phone (07) 4041 1600 / Fax (07) 4051 9505
Sailing daily, let Passions Of Paradise friendly, dedicated staff introduce you to another world teeming with exotic fish life, coral gardens, and spectacular views. Visit Michaelmas Cay, and our exclusive Paradise Reef location, away from the crowds.

PLEASURE DIVERS
Magnetic Island
Phone (07) 4778 5788
Pleasure Divers is Magnetic Island's only PADI 5 star centre. Specialising in courses ranging from beginner to instructor. Certified divers can explore the fringing reefs or even discover a shipwreck on a one day trip or a 2 day 2 night live-aboard. Snorkellers also catered for

PORT DOUGLAS DIVE
Port Douglas
Phone (07) 4099 4890
Learn to dive with Port Douglas Dive with only four guests in open water. Also, Port Douglas Dive takes divers to great locations on the Great Barrier Reef. Join them on your next vacation and enjoy a very superior service

POSEIDON CRUISES
Port Douglas
Phone (07) 4099 4772 / Fax (07) 4099 4134
Poseidon takes you to the very edge of the outer barrier reef, to Agincourt Ribbon Reefs. Between May and November, there's the possibility of swimming with Minke Whales. Snorkelling, introductory and certified diving and diving courses from Port Douglas

PRO DIVE CAIRNS

Pro Dive Cairns specialises in three areas: scuba diving courses, liveaboards for certified divers and retail sales of dive, snorkel and water sports equipment

QUICK CAT CRUISES
NO LONGER OPERATING
Clump Point Jetty, Mission Beach
Phone (07) 4068 7289 / Fax (07) 4068 7185
Take a relaxing and personalized cruise with Quick Cat Cruises to the Outer Barrier Reef, and visit Dunk Island on the same day.

QUICKSILVER
Port Douglas
Phone (07) 4087 2100 / Fax (07) 4099 5525
Quicksilver take guests to Agincourt Reef, on the edge of Australia's Continental Shelf. They provide day trips from Cairns and Port Douglas. Also they offer a sailing cruise to Low Isles from Port Douglas, with optional diving and snorkelling

REEF DAYTRIPPER
Cairns
Phone (07) 4036 0566 / Fax (07) 4036 0215
From Cairns, Reef Daytripper travels to Upolu Cay, an enchanting sand island surrounded by coral reef and breath taking views on the Outer Barrier Reef. Join no more than 19 other guests for guided snorkel and dive tours from begginers to advanced

REEF ENCOUNTER
Cairns
Phone (07) 4051 5777 / Fax (07) 4041 0655
Reef Encounter is a 35 metre luxury catamaran designed for the utmost stability & comfort at sea. The vessel also features staterooms which have double or twin beds, all with private bathrooms. Fantastic for snorkelling or diving

REEF MAGIC CRUISES
Cairns
Phone (07) 4031 1588 / Fax (07) 4031 3318
Reef Magic cater to both certified divers and introductory divers. Aboard the Marine World, also first time divers and snorkellers will enjoy five hours in the Outer Barrier Reef. They also offer diving courses. Reef Magic Cruises depart from Cairns

REEF SAFARI
Airlie Beach
Phone (07) 4946 4766 / Fax (07) 4946 4788
Reef Safaris offers scuba trips from Magnetic Island and Airlie Beach. Dives typically last 40 minutes and reach depths between 8 and 15 metres. Experience amazing swim throughs and canyons on a more adventurous guided dive.

REEF SPRINTER
Port Douglas
Phone (07) 4099 3175
Reef Sprinter Port Douglas offers a fast fun exciting quick snorkelling trip. All up it's a 21/4 hour reef trip. There are three departuires daily: 9:00-11:15am / 12:00-2:15pm / 3:00-5.15pm

REMOTE AREA DIVE
16 Dean Street, Townsville
Phone (07) 4721 4425 / Fax (07) 4721 4424
Remote Area Diving (RAD) combines scuba diving training (all the way from Open Water diver to Master Scuba Diver Trainer) with camping safaris on remote secluded islands of the Great Barrier Reef

RUM RUNNER
Cape Tribulation
Phone (07) 4031 2920
Rum Runner gets to the Great Barrier Reef in 45 minutes, giving you around five hours to explore the magnificent Mackay and / or Undine coral reefs. With a maximum of 60 passengers, Rum Runner is the only boat to depart from Cape Tribulation

SUNLOVER CRUISES
Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns
Phone (07) 4050 1333 / Fax (07) 4050 1313
Sunlover Cruises trip gives you approximately four hours to explore the outer reef from their Moore Reef pontoon. There are optional activities to personalise your day on the water including certified and introductory diving, seawalker platform helmet diving and guided snorkel tours, as well as scenic helicopter flights.

SKYSAFARI
NO LONGER OPERATING To offer a unique element to your experience, Skysafari have multiple landing locations to pick up and drop off guests for their Air Tours or Scenic Flights.

TAKA DIVE ADVENTURES
Cairns
NO LONGER OPERATING
Phone (07) 4051 8722 / Fax (07) 4031 2739
Taka Dive Adventure operate extended liveaboard dive trips of four, five and seven days to remote regions of the Northern Great Barrier Reef and the Coral Sea. Departing from Cairns, Taka drops anchor at many different diving locations, including Osprey Reef

TECH DIVE ACADEMY
Port Douglas
Phone (07) 4099 6880 / Fax (07) 4099 6886
Mobile 0405 229 220
Tech Dive Academy, based in Port Douglas, offer PADI dive and PADI instructor courses and exclusive diver training. Then visit the Outer Barrier Reef for three dives at three different sites, choosen each day according to tidal and weather conditions

TEVENE'I MARINE
Magnetic Island
Phone (07) 4778 5539
Tevene'i Marine provide eco-educational diving trips at three world renowned locations - Lizard Island, the Cod Hole, and the Ribbon Reefs. Also snorkelling trips around Magnetic Island, with one hour guided tour.

TUSA DIVE

Departing from Cairns, Tusa Dive operates day trips to two different diving sites on the Great Barrier Reef, with up to five hours in the reef

UNDERSEA EXPLORER
Port Douglas
NO LONGER OPERATING
Undersea Explorer has decided to cease operations

VAGABOND DIVE 'N SAIL
Cairns
NO LONGER OPERATING
Departing from Cairns, Vagabond is a luxury yacht set up for diving, sailing and entertaining for up to 11 guests. Vagabond specialises in two day diving trips leaving every Saturday, Monday and Wednesday and it is also available for overnight charters

WAVELENGTH
Shop 12, Reef Marina, Wharf Street, Port Douglas
Phone (07) 4099 5031 / Fax (07) 4099 5013
Wavelength is the only operator in Port Douglas that dedicates every facet of the day to snorkellers and their unique requirements

YONGALA DIVE
Alva Beach
Phone (07) 4783 1519 / Fax (07) 4783 7277
Yongala Dive offers diving trips from Alva Beach (south of Townsville) to the Yongala Wreck. An open water certification and six logged dives with deep dive training is their minimum requirement for this dive. Divers can overnight at their lodge

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The Great Barrier Reef, in Tropical North Queensland, is considered the best site in the world for scuba diving.
Heart Reef, in the Great Barrier Reef, Tropical North Queensland.