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Address: Marlin Marina, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 40521111
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Description: Experience the passion of the Ocean Free and Freedom team! First class...
Experience the passion of the Ocean Free and Freedom team! First class service with that friendly Ozzie touch! A luxury high speed 20M CAT "Ocean Freedom" to 2 stunning locations Upolu Cay and "Wonder Wall" on the GBR or a beautiful 16M sailing vessel "Ocean Free" to the famous Green Island + GBR . Personal tours carrying low passenger numbers offering more of a day out with "family and friends" than a "commercial tour".
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Smaller ship plus great crew equals great snorkeling trip!

This was a smaller ship and was a little crowded at first, but the crew was great! The lunch was excellent, too. I would definitely go with Cairns Premier Reef and Island Tours... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 NEW

This was a smaller ship and was a little crowded at first, but the crew was great! The lunch was excellent, too. I would definitely go with Cairns Premier Reef and Island Tours on the Ocean Freedom again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 NEW

We had a fantastic day out on the sailing boat, it was just the perfect day. Snorkelling in the reef around green island was perfect. Maybe we were very fortunate but we had reef sharks we were able to snorkel around apart from the rest of the colorfull world below the surface. Boat was great, if you prefer a small... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 NEW

Friendly and caring staff who seemed like they really wanted you to enjoy your day, great food and lots of it! Professional diving instructors who made you feel safe, staff were very knowledgable about the Great Barrier Reef. A great day, if you are thinking about booking...go for it, you won't be disappointed! :)

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Ferntree Gully, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015 NEW

Ocean Freedom helped to fulfill a lifelong dream of snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef. The crew were young, enthusiastic, helpful, organised and the day flowed smoothly. The food was plentiful and scrumptious and I will do it again if we visit Cairns another time. My only regret is not to have hired an underwater camera, because the coral was beyond... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 NEW

The say at the start "please don't take any shells and put them in your pocket to take home" that's not the problem...but you will want to take the crew home in your backpack as new friends. It's a smaller boat that only takes about 30 people. So if you do decide to scuba dive (YES DO IT) it's just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We had a great visit to the Reef. The owner of the company is actively involved in the workings of the crew and customers. He personally came around to introduce himself, staff, and made sure everyone had a good time. The staff was friendly and went out of their way to ensure our expectations were met. The took groups around... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Great tour company for snorkeling and diving. They were especially helpful for those that need one-on-one attention to feel comfortable. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We had an unforgettable trip on Ocean Freedom! Being completely nervous around water I was dreading this trip. However there was absolutely no need. The crew were so reassuring and patient, even when I wanted to give up and get back on the boat. I was so pleased that I was encouraged to complete the dive with the help of... More 

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Bunbury, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We had a fantastic trip out to the reef with these guys today. The crew got in the water and showed us around the reef before letting us explore for ourselves. They were especially helpful for the less strong swimmers amongst us. There was plenty of food - cleverly given towards the end of the day. Our children had a... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Great day out and definitely worth doing your reef trip with Ocean Freedom. They have super friendly staff who make you feel safe and give you the best time they can. Food on board is excellent and you won't go hungry! We did 2 introductory dives, which are at two different locations. The first is shorter with the guide holding... More 

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