If you are looking for a Cairns Reef Tour and you only visit the Great Barrier Reef once, you will want to see it at it's best. Reef Magic Cruises has exclusive access to a stunning coral reef location selected for its superior water clarity, coral quality and overall diversity of marine life. Depart directly from Cairns on a fast, stable catamaran providing a smoother ride and reduced travel time, leaving more of your day to experience the magic of the Great Barrier Reef. Unique to Reef Magic Cruises, our modern fast catamarans are never filled to capacity ensuring unmatched space, comfort & attentive service. The all-weather Marine World platform caters for all activity levels. Snorkel in the sheltered coral lagoon, join our Marine Biologist on a Guided Snorkel safari, go beyond snorkelling and try Snuba. The latest activity on the reef or go scuba diving. Not a confident swimmer? then stay dry and view the reef from the semi-submersible reef viewer, glass bottom boat or underwater observatory, try a Helmet Dive for a scuba-style experience without getting your hair wet, or soar above it all on a spectacular Reef Scenic Helicopter Flight. With 5 hours at the reef, there is time to do it all. If simply relaxing and soaking up the tropical warmth is more your style then take time out on our spacious sundeck where you will also find the regions only reef-based massage therapist. Best of all when travelling with Reef Magic Cruises you benefit from the expert local knowledge of a Cairns family owned company and the friendly Australian atmosphere for which we are renowned. We look forward to welcoming you aboard. Reef Magic Cruises operate day trips direct from Cairns to the Marine World activity platform located on the outer Great Barrier Reef. Join us for the day and Experience The Magic for yourself.
Full day at Marine world on the Great Barrier Reef Enjoy Semi-Submersible tours Participate in Glass Bottom Boat tours
Morning or Afternoon Tea plus a full hot or cold buffet lunch with vegetarian options Tea or Coffee and drinking water is available free of charge throughout the day All snorkelling equipment including personal flotation devices in adult and child sizes Free wet suit and lycra suit use for year-round comfort and in-water safety Onboard Marine Biology presentation and talk en-route to the reef Fish feeding and identification session with our Marine Biologist Underwater Observatory Use of Sundeck, Fresh Water Showers and Changing Rooms Access to reference materials on the reef German and French speaking crew are available to assist international visitors
Reef Magic Cruises
What to Expect
What to Expect08:00-08:30: Check-in inside the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, 1 Spence Street. 09:00: Depart Marlin Jetty Cairns. Travel time is only 90 minutes direct from Cairns on a fast stable motor catamaran. 10:30: Arrive at Marine World on the Outer Great Barrier Reef. Reef duration is 5 hours. 15:30: Depart Marine World. 17:00: Arrive back in Cairns.
What to Bring: Extra cash or a credit card for any onboard purchases including optional activities, souvenirs, professional onboard photos and bar items, swimmers, towel, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, dry change of clothes for the trip home. The Reef Magic catamarans are very stable and transfer times to the reef quick however if you are prone to motion sickness it is recommended to take preventative measures around 30 minutes prior to the boat departing. Natural Ginger tablets and medicated Travel-Calm are available on board. Conditions: Infants from 0-3 years can travel for free. Child aged 4-14 years pay the child rate. Wetsuits are 5mm with short arms or legs. Lycra suits provide fantastic sun protection and in season are useful in reducing the risk of jellyfish stings. Please note that all timings are approximate and can vary due to weather conditions and other factors out of our control. The Reef Magic catamarans are very stable and transfer times to the reef quick however if you are prone to motion sickness it is recommended to take preventative measures around 30 minutes prior to the boat departing. Natural ginger tablets and medicated travel calm are available on board. Additional extras paid on board: Introductory or Certified Scuba Diving, Helmet Diving, Guided snorkel tours, Reef Scenic helicopter ride, massages, lockers for small personal items. Coach transfers available for just AUD 18 per adult and AUD 9 per child return from all Cairns City accommodation and AUD 22 per adult and AUD 11 per child from all Northern Beaches accommodation. Pick-up time will be notified at the time of booking.