• Activities
  • Sydney
  • Moore Reef Full Day Tour by Sunlover Cruises Depart From Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal

Moore Reef Full Day Tour by Sunlover Cruises Depart From Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal

  • Great Barrier Reef
  • English
  • 8 hours (approx.)
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirm

Standard Inclusions

  • 1. Travel to Moore Reef on air-conditioned catamaran
  • 2. Great Barrier Reef Presentation by Marine Biologist
  • 3. Four (4) hours to explore the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef
  • 4. Theme-park style Waterslide
  • 5. Upper-level Sun-Deck
  • 6. Semi-Submersible Tour with Marine Expert
  • 7. Glass-bottom Boat Tour with Marine Expert
  • 8. Underwater Observatory
  • 9. Fish-Feeding Presentation with Marine Expert
  • 10. Touch-Tank Presentation with Marine Expert
  • 11. Enclosed Kids Pool for the little ones
  • 12. Tropical Buffet Lunch
  • 13. Tea & Coffee (prior to pontoon departure)
  • 14. Complimentary snorkelling Gear + Life Jackets + Stinger suits
From AUD
$229.00

1 Key Facts

Included

  • 1. Travel to Moore Reef on air-conditioned catamaran
  • 2. Great Barrier Reef Presentation by Marine Biologist
  • 3. Four (4) hours to explore the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef
  • 4. Theme-park style Waterslide
  • 5. Upper-level Sun-Deck
  • 6. Semi-Submersible Tour with Marine Expert
  • 7. Glass-bottom Boat Tour with Marine Expert
  • 8. Underwater Observatory
  • 9. Fish-Feeding Presentation with Marine Expert
  • 10. Touch-Tank Presentation with Marine Expert
  • 11. Enclosed Kids Pool for the little ones
  • 12. Tropical Buffet Lunch
  • 13. Tea & Coffee (prior to pontoon departure)
  • 14. Complimentary snorkelling Gear + Life Jackets + Stinger suits

Not included

  • 1. Transport from/to hotel
  • 2. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 3. Souvenirs
  • 4. Travel Insurance
Destination Great Barrier Reef
Depature point ● Departs: daily, all year round
● Departure Point: Reef Fleet Terminal (Address: 1 Spence Street, Cairns)
● Departure Time: 09:30
● Leaves Moore Reef pontoon at 15:30
● Arrive Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal at 17:20
Address Reef Fleet Terminal, 1 Spence St Cairns, QLD 4870, Australia
How to get there ● The Reef Fleet Terminal is located at 1 Spence Street, Cairns, QLD 4870. Parking is available at the nearby Pier Shopping Complex/Shangri-la hotel, located opposite the Reef Fleet Terminal. Hourly cost applicable. All day parking is also available near Trinity Wharf at approximately $3 per day (cost subject to change without notice).

● Alternatively you can choose to book this product with return hotel transfer services.
Operating hours
Check-in Counter 08:30 - 09:15
Check-in requirements Please arrive at the ticket office 45 minutes prior to the departure time to exchange for ticket/boarding pass before proceeding to the boarding terminal
What to bring/wear ● Hat, Sunscreen
● Sun protective clothing, like a t-shirt or rash vest
● Swimming costume
● Beach towel
● Cash for drinks at the bar (soft drinks, beer, wine)
● Credit card for on-board shopping and optional adventures
● Your camera (at the Reef Fleet Terminal, Calypso specialises in underwater digital camera hire, so you can also hire a camera on board to capture those amazing underwater moments)

2 Overview

Take a fast, air-conditioned catamaran to a large pontoon (floating platform) located at pristine Moore Reef on the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef, approximately 40km from Cairns. Complete with complimentary snorkel equipment, glass bottom boat, semi-submersible coral reef viewing boat, an underwater observatory and marine life touch tank, it is an ideal location to discover the beauty and diversity of the Great Barrier Reef.

Moore Reef Full Day Tour by Sunlover Cruises Depart From Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal

Departing daily from Cairns Marina, Sunlover Reef Cruises is honoured to share the wonder of The Great Barrier Reef with you from the new deluxe activity pontoon at stunning Moore Reef. You won't find a better value Outer Reef adventure with this many activities and inclusions packed into one day. 

 

Fun-packed Activities

With plenty of time to explore our underwater wonderland, there's time to take advantage of all our free inclusions, such as complimentary snorkelling equipment, guided glass bottom boat, semi-sub, fish feeding, underwater observatory and touch tank presentation. Snorkel with our giant resident Maori wrasse, Wally, or see if you can beat the waterslide record by sliding down our theme-park style waterslide.

  • Theme-Park Style Waterslide

    Our Moore Reef pontoon is home to the only waterslide on The Great Barrier Reef. Swirling from our sun deck and 8m down into the tropical ocean, this theme-park-style wonder is a hit with big kids and little kids alike.

  • Snorkelling

    Our snorkel area is located just a few metres off of our pontoon. Enjoy free snorkel equipment (fins, mask, snorkel & floating vest) and explore our 300 square metre designated snorkel area, which features stunning coral gardens & marine life.

  • Semi-Submersible Tour

    Explore our stunning coral gardens and spot magnificent marine life on our semi-submersible tour, all without dipping a toe in the water! Gaze through our semi-subs large windows as you cruise at a depth of 2 metres.

  • Touch Tank Presentation

    Ever wondered what a sea star feels like? Wanted to get a close up view of a pineapple sea cucumber? Our Great Barrier Reef interactive touch tank presentation offers all of this and more!

  • Glass Bottom Boat Tour

    Glide across the Great Barrier Reef on our open-air glass bottom boat tour and see corals and fish in every shade of the spectrum! With the reef only 0.5-3m under the glass, you can really get up close and personal.

  • Fish Feeding Presentation

    Watch an array of fish in every shade of the rainbow congregate in a feeding frenzy off our pontoon during our Great Barrier Reef fish feeding presentation. Then join our ma-rine expert for a presentation in the underwater observatory.

  • Underwater Observatory

    Welcome to the world's most impressive natural 'fish tank'. Located on the lowest level of our pontoon, take advantage of our theatre-style seating & watch wonders of the underwater world swim by.

  • Ocean Enclosed Kids Pool

    Even the youngest member of the family can experience the Great Barrier Reef with our ocean enclosed kids pool! The pool is often visited by our resident yellow tail fusiliers & is the perfect place to make a splash!

  • Sun Deck

    Featuring sun beds and bean bags, our pontoon upper level sun deck is a great place to chill out with friends. We even have a Great Barrier Reef selfie wall to help you capture those precious holiday moments.

 

Sample Itinerary*

*Reference Only. Subject to change without notice. Itineraries may operate in reverse order, in a different sequence, be swapped around, or in rare circumstances be replaced by other best suited items to suit tides, times & conditions.   

Time Itinerary
08:30 Check in starts
09:15 Check in closes
09:30 Depart Cairns Marina 
10:15 Arrive Fitzroy Island
10:30 Depart Fitzroy Island 
11:30 Arrive Moore Reef pontoon. Enjoy 4 hours of reef time. So much to see and do!
15:30 Depart Moore Reef pontoon 
16:20 Arrive Fitzroy Island 
17:20 Arrive back at Cairns Marina 

3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 0 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If no show, no refund.

4 FAQ

5 Reviews