3 Day Ultimate Reef Pass

3 Day Ultimate Reef Pass

Visiting the Great Barrier Reef doesn’t have to be a once in a lifetime experience!

It’s the largest living structure in the world and home to the highest marine diversity on the planet! Its majesty covers a phenomenal 35million hectares (that’s 70 million football fields!) and is made up over 2900 individual reefs and 900 islands. This is the famed Great Barrier Reef - home to over 1500 species of fish, 400 types of corals and 4000 species of molluscs just to name a few! So many diverse and wonderful encounters await…

The 3 Day Ultimate Reef Pass is designed to help you fully experience the sheer magnitude and diversity of this natural living wonder.

"One trip to the Great Barrier Reef is an awakening. Fully immerse yourself in three different reef experiences, and, it is quite simply, an extraordinary adventure of a lifetime."

The 3 Day Ultimate Reef Pass is your ticket to the best and widest range of cruises from Australia’s most awarded reef cruise company, the Quicksilver Group. And it’s sensational value too! Imagine cruising to the spectacular outer reef, thrilling dive and snorkel adventures, luxury sailing and tropical island escapades.

With the 3 Day Ultimate Reef Pass you’ll be able to select any 3 of these award-winning Quicksilver Group cruises from Cairns or Port Douglas:

Quicksilver - Outer Barrier Reef Cruise +

For your experience of a lifetime, Quicksilver’s friendly crew will take you to the renowned Agincourt Reef, a jewel-like ribbon reef on the edge of Australia’s Continental Shelf with unsurpassed coral formations, colourful marine life and spectacular underwater visibility. You’ll cruise in comfort aboard the wavepiercing catamaran to a spacious activity platform where the widest range of Reef activities for swimmers and non-swimmers to experience this stunning reef world awaits.

Exciting optional activities include scuba diving, marine biologist guided snorkel tours, Oceanwalker helmet diving and scenic helicopter flights.

Included in your day…Activity Platform, Semi-submersible coral viewing tour with commentary, snorkelling, underwater observatory, marine biologist presentation, fish feeding presentation, hot and cold buffet lunch, morning and afternoon teas.

Departs daily from Port Douglas Marina at 10am and returns at 4.30pm.

For more info visit : http://www.quicksilver-cruises.com/wavepiercer.htm

Wavedancer - Sailing Idyllic Low Isles +

Set sail in luxury aboard Quicksilver’s 30 metre sailing catamaran, Wavedancer, to the idyllic Low Isles. This is the perfect day for families and couples seeking island relaxation. From the moment Wavedancer moors in the island’s picturesque lagoon, a host of reef activities await. Discover the mysteries of marine life while snorkelling or glass bottom boat viewing. Take a guided beach walk and snorkelling tour with a marine biologist or just relax on the beach under a thatched umbrella.

Included in your day… Snorkelling, glass bottom boat coral viewing tour, marine biologist presentation, guided snorkel tour and island walk with the marine biologist, buffet lunch served on board Wavedancer, morning and afternoon teas.

Departs daily from Port Douglas Marina at 10am and returns at 4.30pm.

For more info visit : http://www.quicksilver-cruises.com/wavedancer.htm

Silversonic - Outer Reef Dive & Snorkel +

Imagine entering an underwater world of vibrant colour and exotic marine life. Aboard the 29 metre dive and snorkel catamaran, Silversonic, you'll have access to explore three stunning and exclusive reef sites at the renowned Agincourt ribbon reefs, each chosen for visual and ecological diversity for your dive and snorkel adventures.

Departing from port Douglas, you’ll spend 5 hours at the reef for unlimited snorkelling, and the option of up to 3 certified dives and introductory diving. (diving is an additional cost)

Included in your day… Snorkelling equipment including lycra suits, snorkel briefs at each site, reef presentation, guided snorkel tour, hot and cold buffet lunch, delicious morning and afternoon teas, hot showers onboard.

Departs daily from Port Douglas Marina at 8.30am and returns at 4.30pm.

For more info visit : http://www.silverseries.com.au/sonic.htm

Silverswift - Outer Reef Dive & Snorkel +

This is an active day all about being in the water for your dive or snorkel adventure of a lifetime! Ready to whisk you away for a day of fun and adventure Reef, Silverswift is a luxury 29 metre catamaran custom-designed for the thrill of diving and snorkelling on the Outer Great Barrier. Departing daily from Cairns, you’ll visit three spectacular outer reef sites, each chosen for visual and ecological diversity.

You’ll spend 5 hours at the reef for unlimited snorkelling, and the option of up to 3 certified dives and introductory diving. (diving is an additional cost)

Included in your day… Snorkelling equipment including lycra suits, snorkel briefs at each site, reef presentation, guided snorkel tour, hot and cold buffet lunch, delicious morning and afternoon teas, hot showers onboard. Free Wi-fi onboard

Departs daily from Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal at 8.30am and returns at 4.30pm.

For more info visit : http://www.silverseries.com.au/swift.htm

Poseidon - Outer Reef Dive & Snorkel +

Departing daily from Port Douglas, Poseidon is a 24 metre catamaran designed for personalised dive and snorkel adventures, visiting 3 different outer Great Barrier Reef sites at the stunning Agincourt ribbon reefs. With clear outer reef waters, beautiful corals and incredible marine life diversity, you can explore spectacular drop-offs and coral pinnacles in this pristine marine wilderness.

This is the ideal day for confident snorkellers and experienced divers. Certified divers can enjoy up to 3 dives (diving is an additional cost). Poseidon also has a special permit allowing guests to swim with Dwarf Minke Whales in season.

Included in your day…Snorkelling equipment, lycra suits, snorkel briefs at each site, guided snorkel tour with marine biologist, reef interpretation talk, buffet lunch, morning and afternoon teas, freshwater showers onboard.

Departs daily from Port Douglas Marina at 8.30am and returns at 4.30pm.

For more info visit : http://www.poseidon-cruises.com.au

Great Adventures - Great Barrier Reef Adventure +

Get set for your Great Adventure! Escape into a world of surprises and experience the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef with this exciting Outer Reef cruise. Departing from Cairns, you’ll cruise to a spacious activity platform moored at a magnificent site on the outer reaches of the Great Barrier Reef. Guests of all ages, swimmers and non-swimmers can enjoy a magical day of discovery. With the air-conditioned semi-sub and underwater observatory, you don't even have to get wet to discover the reef. Snorkel and dive amongst beautiful coral gardens and colourful marine life, or just relax on the sundeck with a delicious buffet lunch and enjoy the amazing marine-scape!

Exciting optional activities include scuba diving, guided snorkel tours, the exclusive Scuba-Doo underwater scooter and scenic helicopter flights.

Included in your day…  Semi-submersible coral viewing tour with commentary, snorkel equipment and buoyancy vests, underwater observatory and eco talk, reef presentation, hot and cold buffet lunch, morning and afternoon teas.

Departs daily from Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal at 10.30am and returns at 5.30pm

For more info visit : http://www.greatadventures.com.au/tours/great-barrier-reef-adventure.html

Ocean Spirit Cruises - Michaelmas Cay Cruise+

Set sail from Cairns aboard Ocean Spirit’s luxury sailing catamaran for a day to remember at picturesque Michaelmas Cay. Encircled by a spectacular fringing reef teeming with colourful marine life, it’s also a protected seabird sanctuary. Discover the reef as you snorkel from the cay’s shallow protected waters and cruise in the semi-sub for a diver’s view. For the more adventurous, you can experience the underwater delights of the Reef with an exciting introductory scuba dive. Or if you prefer just relax, soak up the tropical atmosphere under the sails and enjoy a leisurely day on the Great Barrier Reef.

Included in your day… Morning and afternoon teas onboard, buffet lunch, snorkel equipment, buoyancy vest, marine biologist presentation, semi-submersible coral viewing tour with commentary, fish feeding presentation.

Departs daily from Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal at 8.30am and returns at 5.00pm

For more info visit: http://www.oceanspirit.com.au/your-cruise.html

Great Adventures - Green Island +

For a Great Barrier Reef island adventure, tropical Green Island offers the unique opportunity for a combined reef and rainforest experience, just 45 minutes across the Coral Sea from Cairns. A beautiful rainforest-clad island which is home to over 120 native plant species and colourful bird life, surrounded by coral gardens and abundant marine life, you’ll have up to 7 hours island time to experience your Green Island Adventure.

Choose from two daily departures and enjoy all the inclusions of a glass bottom boat coral viewing tour to discover the reef, snorkelling equipment and a delicious hot and cold buffet lunch served at Green’s Buffet. Or just relax on the white sandy beaches, the choice is yours - be as active or as relaxed as you please!

As a Great Adventures guest, you’ll also be able to enjoy many exclusive inclusions such as the use of the island swimming pool and a self guided eco island walk to discover some of the island’s unique rainforest flora. The island’s well appointed day visitor facilities include a pool bar, plus refreshment and retail outlets.

If you’re feeling adventurous, Green Island is host to an abundance of optional activities to enjoy. Scuba dive, join a snorkel excursion, and even walk underwater with Seawalker helmet diving. For an exhilarating top-side perspective of the reef, there’s scenic helicopter flights and there’s even the Marineland Melanesia Crocodile Habitat with daily crocodile shows.

Included in your day…Choice of glass bottom boat coral viewing tour OR use of snorkel equipment, hot and cold buffet lunch, tea/coffee served on departure from Cairns, self-guided eco island walk, use of island swimming pool and day visitor facilities.

Departs daily from Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal  Choose departure times of 8.30am or 10.30am and return times of 3.30pm or 5.30pm.

From CAIRNS

  Adult Child Family
Tour Price AU$ 492.00AU$ 254.00AU$ 1,238.00
EMC *)AU$ 19.50AU$ 19.50AU$ 78.00
Total Package PriceAU$ 511.50AU$ 273.50AU$ 1,316.00

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Additional Costs:

*EMC:

A Government Environmental Management Charge of $6.50 per day is levied for all adults and children 4 years and over entering the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area. This charge is included in the total price and is payable by passengers on the day of travel.

Prices excludes Coach transfers.

GENERAL CONDITIONS

  • Children: 4 -14 years; under 4 years are free, i.e. 3 or below.
  • 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 2019.
  • 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.

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