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Cairns: Full-Day Cruise to Michaelmas Cay with Buffet Lunch, Glass of Sparkling & Snorkelling Equipment

Book up until March 2025

Set sail on a catamaran cruise to Michaelmas Cay, a tropical sanctuary for thousands of nesting sea birds and reef fish, giant clams and coral reefs that can be discovered right up to the white sand shoreline. Whether you want to awaken your inner explorer or simply unwind on the picturesque beach, the day's itinerary is up to you. Snorkel around the cay’s shallow protected waters, cruise in a semi-submarine for a diver’s view of the reef, and meet the birdlife that call the region home. Revel in the undeniable beauty of the Great Barrier Reef on this full-day tour, including a buffet lunch to nourish you for the day's adventures.

  • Valid for one child (4–14), one adult (15+) or one family (two adults and two children)
  • Return Ocean Spirit catamaran cruise from Cairns Marina to Michaelmas Cay
  • 8.5-hour experience with four hours at Michaelmas Cay
  • Morning and afternoon tea
  • Hot and cold buffet lunch, including fresh prawns
  • Use of snorkelling equipment, buoyancy vests and lycra suits with instructions
  • Semi-submarine/glass bottom boat reef discovery tour with commentary
  • Onboard fish feeding presentation
  • Informative reef presentation
  • Complimentary glass of sparkling wine on the homeward journey (*must be aged 18+)
  • Available every day on request: Departs: 8.30am; returns: 5pm (approximately)
  • Departure point: Cairns Marlin Marina. Check-in at Ocean Spirit’s counter inside the Reef Fleet Terminal, located 1 Spence Street, Cairns
  • Bookings valid to 31 March 2025
Availability: Every day
Duration: Flexible
From A$200 /person
Includes taxes & fees
Valued up to A$250
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Cairns City
A$200 /person
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Reef Fleet Terminal - 1 Spence Street, Cairns City, QLD

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