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Seastar Luxury Outer Great Barrier Reef Island and Reef Tour from Cairns provided by Seastar Cruises Reef Day Trips

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Seastar Luxury Outer Great Barrier Reef Island and Reef Tour from Cairns

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
Updated 13/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 13/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Michaelmas Cay and the Hastings Reef are two of the most impressive and diverse dive sites in the Outer Great Barrier Reef. Visit both in one day with this flexible tour that offers options for all preferences. Choose to swim and snorkel, take an introductory scuba dive with full instruction, or enjoy one or two certified dives; and look out for anemones, sea turtles, reef sharks, and other marine life.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    E Finger Marlin Marina
    Marlin Parade, Cairns City QLD 4870, Australia
    Departure Point: Check in 7.30 am E Finger Cairns Marlin Marina on board Seastar Return at approx 4.15 pm
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    Seastar Cruises Reef Day Trips
    Stop: 30 minutes
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    Michaelmas Cay
    Stop: 2 hours
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  • You'll end at
    E Finger Marlin Marina
    Marlin Parade, Cairns City QLD 4870, Australia
    Departure Point: Check in 7.30 am E Finger Cairns Marlin Marina on board Seastar Return at approx 4.15 pm
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Dive or snorkel at two different sites in the Outer Great Barrier Reef
  • Choice of snorkeling or scuba diving packages for all abilities
  • Fantastic marine life sightings including reef sharks and sea turtles
  • Buffet lunch and refreshments served on-board the boat
Important Information
Departure Point
E Finger Marlin Marina, Marlin Parade, Cairns City QLD 4870, Australia
Duration
8h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Luxury Outer Great Barrier Reef Cruise
  • Morning & afternoon tea
  • Buffet lunch
  • Guided Snorkel Tour at Both Michaelmas Cay and Hastings Reef
  • Mask, Snorkel and Fins
  • Wet-suit or stinger-suit (seasonal)
  • Buoyancy vest and noodle
  • On-board commentary
  • Glass bottom boat
  • Island access to world famous Michaelmas Cay
  • Random photos taken daily and Uploaded Facebook "Free Service"
Exclusions
  • Return Bus transfer - Cairns City Area or Northern Beaches and Outer Cairns City Area
  • Cold drinks and snacks
  • Introductory Diving and Certified Diving available as optional Extra
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Introductory Divers note, Some medical conditions, medications and recent operations can and may prevent you from Scuba Diving. You may require a Dive Medical to Australian Medical Standard AS4005-1.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 36 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Hugojoey wrote a review 15 May
Burrill Lake, Australia22 contributions2 helpful votes
Fantastic day trip snorkelling, scuba diving & glass bottom boat tour to the outer reef. Extremely professional, small group, safety plus & a great morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea provided highly recommend!
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Date of experience: May 2021
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Jonno H wrote a review 8 May
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Lived up to expectations with everything listed in the description being amazing. Staff were warm, professional and informative and ensured we had a great day. Perfect amount of time at each place and fast enough boat to make it feel like you haven't wasted most of the day
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Date of experience: May 2021
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Laura K wrote a review Apr 2021
Muscat, Oman6 contributions1 helpful vote
We loved our day on the reef with Jason and the rest of the crew. They were all so friendly and knowledgable, and we learned a lot. The food was great, and the pace of the day was perfect -- it was relaxing and fun, but we still managed to see quite a lot. I would definitely go
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Sue O wrote a review Apr 2021
Gayndah3 contributions
Great trip to the outer reef for snorkeling. Small group which meant we had fantastic staff and felt very well looked after. Everything was included including photos taken on the day. Guided tour was great showing us main attractions with plenty of time to explore on our own.
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Matt C wrote a review Mar 2021
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Went out with Seastar on a Saturday and had a perfect day on the Great Barrier Reef. There were approx 25 people on our trip, which was perfect! The addition of all photos being taken by staff and provided on Facebook the day after is such a treat, make sure you take advantage
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Date of experience: March 2021
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By: Seastar Cruises Reef Day Trips
jacko7518
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AWESOME DAY OUT!!! HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!!
Had a awesome day out with these guys!! All the crew were fantastic and made sure we were all having the best day..
Steven M
Steven M
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Awesome food, Awesome crew, Awesome day.
Amazing day with Seastar today! Friendly, helpful staff in a stunning location. Small group made it even more enjoy
astrokylie
astrokylie
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Too cramped and very stingy with food
I would choose another reef tour operator as you will get better value for money and feel like a valued guest. I
LMBev
LMBev
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Loved it - a fantastic day out to the reef
We had a lot of fun last Sunday. There was plenty of time to explore the reef at Michaelmas Cay and Hastings. A g
Stephen H
Stephen H
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Seastar snorkel and Dive
Great Day out Crew were all Fantastic Food was Excellent 1st time diving experience was Unreal thought it would b
oz50
oz50
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10 out of 10
I went with a friend and we are 2 ladies in our 60’s with limited snorkelling experience. The team on Seastar made
Joanna U
Joanna U
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A must do when in Cairns
Came for a week and this was a must on our list of things to do. We waited and booked while in Cairns. I would rec
Brooksy1953
Brooksy1953
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Great Day Out
Great Day Out. Really enjoyed my day out with Cairns Birders to Michaelmas Cay.The trip out was a bit choppy but bo
01649409
01649409
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Fantastic day
We had a one day reef tour and that was one of our best days during our holiday. Well organized tour with friendly
938rainal
938rainal
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Day out
An amazing day out staff and food excellent could not give it higher reviews otherwise I would have. No rip off for
Katco
Katco
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Cancelled tour the day before
Well after booking and paying for this trip months in advance we were horrified to receive a message the afternoon
toddlesbycanoe
toddlesbycanoe
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Very Professional
We provide tourism industry training in Canada and are always on the lookout for best-in-class travel experiences.
ronald99
ronald99
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perfect size group for the reef visit
Spent the day snorkeling at the reef in two different locations.The crew of Seastar was very knowledgeable and fun!
Expert_City_Dude
Expert_City_Dude
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Fantastic professional crew with good service
We researched thoroughly and glad we did and chose Seastar. End to end today was fantastic organisation wise. The c
rmc42
rmc42
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Fab day!
Great day snorkelling Michelmas Cay and Hastings Reef. Plenty of space on board, staff friendly, food better than
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