Discover the Great Barrier Reef with Great Adventures

Green Island & Great Barrier Reef Adventure

The complete reef and island experience awaits with this exciting cruise. A fast 45 minute catamaran ride will take you to beautiful Green Island to enjoy two hours on this unique reef and rainforest coral cay. A day of adventure and discovery continues onto Great Adventures’ spacious activity platform moored on the majestic Outer Great Barrier Reef.


All the features of the Great Barrier Reef Adventure with the additional inclusion of a two hour stopover to explore beautiful Green Island. Snorkelling equipment is included at Green Island and the Great Barrier Reef.

  • Return air-conditioned fast catamaran cruise
  • Morning tea and coffee served until departure from Cairns
  • Morning tea cake selection
  • Two (2) hours on Green Island
  • Three (3) hours at Outer Reef platform Platform Aerial Shot
  • Snorkelling equipment included at Green Island and outer reef platform
  • Use of buoyancy vests at the pontoon
  • Reef education presentation
  • Hot and cold buffet lunch
  • Semi-submersible coral reef viewing tour
  • Underwater Observatory
  • Guided Eco Reef Talk in the underwater observatory
  • Afternoon tea and coffee available whilst at the platform, cheese and biscuits on return journey.

Exciting optional activities include (additional cost)

At Green Island

to time limits some optional activities may not be available while on Green Island. Click to see Green Island optional activities.

Green Island At the Great Barrier Reef Platform

  • Introductory scuba diving
  • Certified diving is subject to availability (booked on day of travel)
  • Scuba-doo Scooter
  • Scenic helicopter flights
  • Guided snorkel tours subject to availability (booked on day of travel)

» Great Barrier Reef Platform Optional Activities Information


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Tour Price
Total Price

All tour prices are quoted ex wharf, departing from the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal. Coach transfers are available.

Depart and Arrival Times:

Depart Cairns
Arrive Cairns

Additional Costs

Underwater Observatory

$6.50 per person Government Environmental Management Charge (EMC). This additional charge is applicable for all outer reef cruises only.

Fuel Surcharge

With fluctuations in world oil prices, it may be necessary to apply a fuel surcharge to your ticket price. In such cases any charge will be collected on departure and is applicable for Outer Reef Cruises only.

Coach Transfers

Transfers from most Cairns and Northern Beaches hotels/accommodation are available. Pick up times are advised on booking confirmation.

Return Coach Transfers
Cairns City
Northern Beaches

General Conditions

  • 4 -14 years are classed as children, and under 4 free, i.e. 3 or below.
  • Family fare – maximum of 2 adults and 2 children of the same family. Normal fare applies for additional children. Not applicable with any other discount.
  • All schedules, activities and prices may be varied without notice. Listed fares in Australian dollars include Goods and Services Tax. Prices valid to 31 March 2017.