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Ocean Safari

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Jimmy and Brooke: enthusiastic, friendly and professional guides!

We went out to the reef today with Jimmy (skipper) and Brooke (guide). The trip was superb, and... read more

Reviewed today
Melbourne, Australia
Very nice for experienced divers and fantastic for snorkeling beginners

Turtles, giant clams, colored fishes and corals. A very nice spirit. What can you ask more? The... read more

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Grenoble, France
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Ocean Safari offers an exhilarating ride to snorkel the pristine untouched Great Barrier Reef off the Daintree Coast at Cape Tribulation. This half day eco tour visits two different snorkel destinations, each with an extraordinary array of marine...more
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Cape Tribulation Road | The Turtle Rock Cafe, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
+61 7 4098 0006
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Reviewed today

We went out to the reef today with Jimmy (skipper) and Brooke (guide). The trip was superb, and both Jimmy and Brooke were brilliant. Choppy water, so some smacks and bangs as we made our way out, but Ocean Safari makes sure you understand in...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Turtles, giant clams, colored fishes and corals. A very nice spirit. What can you ask more? The reef is definitively a very nice one.

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Reviewed yesterday

This is the trip to do in the area. I was skeptical as I am an experienced diver but I loved every moment of it, you race in and out to a quality reef, where there is plenty of marine life. I spent 10 minutes...More

Thank 878conor
Reviewed 2 days ago

Crew were awesome, skipper did a great job riding the waves and making the trip enjoyable, spectacular snorkeling spot so lucky to experience this part of the ocean

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Thank smgracie
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had an awesome afternoon with Brooke and Moxie. The Mackay Reef is one of the nicer reefs I have seen and we managed to spot turtles, rays, clown fish and so much more. The boat makes for a fun time and so does the added...More

Thank Jessica F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went out with Glenn & Jimmy on a windy day put to Makay Island. We were warned conditions would be rough & that there would be some swell on the Reef but we still decided to go. We were so glad we did. The guys...More

Thank CateCork
Reviewed 3 days ago

The crew were so welcoming and fun, Moxy and Brent were committed to ensuring that everyone had a great time. Both the crew were very conscious of the different swimming abilities and talked through health and safety without it being a bore. The snorkelling was...More

Thank BootieB
Reviewed 4 days ago

My sister and I both snorkeled in the Ningaloo Reef (west coast) but when we finally saw the Reef here near Cape Trib it blew our minds! Turtles everywhere, amazing and healthy corals, giant clams, real giant! We also spotted a few white tip reef...More

Thank wonderanna
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did the afternoon snorkel trip which was quality from start to finish. Simple booking process and friendly staff at reception. Clean facilities were appreciated. Clean wetsuits were provided on the day at no extra cost. A short walk to the boat and a brief...More

Thank Courtney P
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is an exceptional up close and personal reef experience. Staff very helpful and friendly, reef awsome pristine unspoilt paradise. Small group tour so much more enjoyable.

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March 28, 2018|
Response from KLB8691 | Reviewed this property |
Yes life jackets are provided and a full stinger suit with flippers and mask. During the snorkel they can give u an inflatable noodle which allows you to snorkel more comfortably. I’m not a strong swimmer but I didn’t use... More
November 6, 2017|
Response from OceanRafting_Safari | Property representative |
We regularly have families travel with us of all ages and we are very flexible in amending travel dates due to wind and weather conditions, as some days are better for young families to travel when the conditions are calmer... More