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Big Cat Green Island Reef Cruises - Day Tour

The Reef Fleet Terminal 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 0444
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Green Island is a tropical island paradise on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Big Cat Green Island Reef Cruises offers full and half day reef cruises departing daily from Cairns at 9am, 11am & 1pm. Activities that are offered include snorkelling, diving, glass bottom boat and semi-submarine coral viewing tours, relaxing on the beach and exploring Green Island National Park. Transfers are by modern air-conditioned catamaran.
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  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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The Reef Fleet Terminal 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 0444
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I got a good day for wildlife. Couldn't have timed the migrating Mother and Calf breeching in the channel any better. Perfect entertainment while sipping sparkling wine and enjoying a buffet lunch. If you have to choose between semi sub or glass bottom boat. Go...More

Thank Bear_Wilson
Reviewed 3 days ago

Prior to embarking on our Cairns holiday, my wife and I made an advance booking for a half-day morning cruise to Green Island for Wednesday 26th July 2017. We had opted for hotel pick-up and drop-off, for the sake of convenience. At the Big Cat...More

Thank pragasam
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We took the reef rocket to Green Island with our 16 month old and the trip was about an hour each way. Baby carrier was very handy, rather than taking a pram which would have been a challenge for space. Staff were friendly and Green...More

Thank Mel C
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are many day trips to take to Green Island. I chose this one because I liked the look of the boat and the reviews were great in trip advisor. The staff were lovely and attentive and nothing was too much to ask. Green Island...More

Thank spiritlevel_10
Reviewed 6 days ago

We did an afternoon 1/2 day Christmas tour. Our hotel was in Trinity Beach and we arranged for pick up from there for our tear. This was a great way to enjoy an easy day out. We opted for the tour with snorkeling gear included....More

Thank jazlaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did a half day cruise on the Reef Rocket, I did the semi sub and the glass bottom boat when I reached Green Island. Unfortunately it was raining for part of the day I was out there. The staff and crew were amazing, could...More

Thank Erin R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 3 hours on the island. Snorkeled and walked the island. Enjoyed a light lunch. In retrospect we should have gone on to do the diving trip at an outer reef. We were pretty much finished with an hour to spare. Perhaps if it was...More

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great option for a nice, easy day out in Cairns. Tours leave at several points in the morning/early afternoon, allowing plenty of time to sleep in in case you're jet lagged and flexibility. My friend and I opted for the snorkeling gear included with...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed with this trip, as the island and boat was very commercial. The staff were very miserable and didn't interact with the passengers to ask how they were or what they had done during the day. The suggested snorkelling area was poor with not...More

Thank Jonathan Martin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

unless you have a young family that you want to be on the beach then 1/2 day is enough 45 minutes to Green Island the 15 minute to get to inclusions 30 minutes for Glass Bottom Boat. 30 minute for Submersible and 1hour for wandering...More

Thank David H
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April 2, 2016|
Response from BigCat73 | Property representative |
Hi Geetu, Thanks for contacting us. Yes, we have no age restrictions with regards to travelling with us. The weather will play a major part in deciding how comfortable it will be on certain days and this is something we... More
March 14, 2016|
Response from BigCat73 | Property representative |
Hi Cookie, No problem at all. Infants travel free of charge and the stroller is not an issue. there is a boardwalk on the island also which makes things easier for the stroller. Please let me know if you have any further... More
October 3, 2015|
Response from BigCat73 | Property representative |
Hi Filipa, Looking at the tides at the start of November I can't see it affecting you too much. If looking at the first few days of November I would probably suggest the afternoon rather than the morning due to a higher... More