Outer Reef (Pontoon) - 'Moore Reef' off Cairns (#84)

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Great Barrier Reef » Outer Reef (Pontoon) - 'Moore Reef' off Cairns (#84)

Type: Tours - Great Barrier Reef Pontoon Tours

With great year round discounts for seniors, this tour offers the ultimate Great Barrier Reef experience for people of all ages. You will get approximately four hours to explore the outer reef from a purpose built pontoon. From this pontoon, you can enjoy an array of reef viewing activities, all included in your price which are glass bottom boat rides, semi submarine coral viewing tours, under water observatory and snorkelling. This boat also has FREE WI FI on board

Departure Dates: This Reef Cruise departs EVERYDAY from the Cairns Marina at 09.30am. It returns at 5.30pm and you have approximately 4 hours free time at the reef pontoon. Advance bookings are recommended, particularly for optional extras like helicopter flights and Seawalker.

How to book: You can book online via the rates table's "Add to Itinerary" button. Just click on that button and follow the prompts to make a booking 24 hours a day. A 25% deposit payment is required at the time of booking the tour to the reef. A 25% deposit is required if you are booking any of the optional extras. The balance is payable on the day at check in. Your ticket will be emailed to you shortly after your booking request and deposit payment has been received.

More Information:

Your delicious hot and cold buffet lunch is enjoyed on the ocean view floating pontoon. There are tables and chairs under shade specially set up for that. There's even a marine life touch tank and fish feeding display to complete your experience.

There are also some optional extra cost activities that should be pre-booked to enhance your day at the reef including scuba diving, "Sea-walker" helmet diving, and helicopter tours.

Scenic helicopter flights are also a popular option for seeing the reef from a birds eye view. Helicopter options range from 10 minute scenic flights departing from the outer reef itself, or you can exchange one way or both ways on the cruise from Cairns to the reef and vice versa, for a helicopter flight that will leave you in awe of how beautiful the reef is, talking about it for years to come!

Features & Inclusions

  • Luxury travel to the reef on-board an air-conditioned catamaran
  • Informative presentation hosted by a marine naturalist
  • On-board touch tank to experience unique marine life up close
  • Fish feeding presentation
  • Underwater observatory
  • Delicious chef prepared buffet luncheon featuring fresh seafood, hot dishes, salads and sumptuous tropical fruits
  • Guided coral viewing from a semi-submersible craft AND a glass bottom boat
  • All snorkelling equipment
  • Afternoon tea
  • All reef taxes, port levies and fuel charges included
  • Optional extras
  • Certified and Introductory diving
  • Seawalker Helmet diving
  • Helicopter flights

Specials & Packages

Seniors Price

Price: $179.10
Valid until: 31st Aug 2017

  • Save $19.50 for Australian Seniors

* Conditions may apply

Rates and Tariffs

2016-17 Season
1st Apr 2016 to 31st Mar 2017
Pontoon Reef Experience $199.00 adult
$99.00 per child
$497.00 family
Add 1 x Introductory Dive $139.00 adult
Add 1 x Certified Dive $89.00 adult
Add 1 X Seawalker Helmet Dive $145.00 adult
Add Guided Snorkel Safari $45.00 adult
$45.00 per child
Fly/Cruise $459.00 per person
Reef Trip plus 10 minute helicopter ride $315.00 per person
Cruise/Fly $459.00 adult
* Booking terms and conditions may apply, please details below.

* All prices are inclusive of GST and in Australian Dollars ($AUD)

Booking Information

Child age: 4 - 14 years. A family is two adults and two children (4 - 14 years).
Minimum age for Seawalker or Introductory scuba dives is 12 years.

Regarding Seawalker and Scuba Diving Optional Extras:
The Seawalker Experience (a 10 minute undersea platform walk) and Introductory Scuba Diving (one 30 min scuba dive) can only be tried by persons 12 years and above. Some medical conditions will prevent you from doing Seawalker and scuba diving. Some of the more common conditions are: Asthma, Diabetes, Epilepsy, pregnancy and heart or lung conditions. Some other medical conditions may also be a problem. If you are unsure about any specific condition please contact us.

Departure Dates: This Reef Cruise departs EVERYDAY from the Cairns Marina at 09.30am. It returns at 5.30pm and you have approximately 4 hours free time at the reef pontoon. Advance bookings are recommended, particularly for optional extras like helicopter flights and Seawalker.

How to book: You can book online via the rates table's "Add to Itinerary" button. Just click on that button and follow the prompts to make a booking 24 hours a day. . A 25% deposit payment is required at the time of booking the tour to the reef. A 20% deposit is required if you are booking any of the optional extras. The balance is payable on the day at check in. Your ticket will be emailed to you shortly after your booking request and deposit payment has been received.

Pickup or Departure Point Details:
Reef Fleet Terminal, 1 Spence Street Cairns
If you require return accommodation transfers please ask for costings.

Booking Policy

Please advise the following:
The name of your Holiday Accommodation and/ or a mobile telephone contact in case the tour director cant find you. We also book accommodation at the best locally available rates so if we can help you with that, please let us know.

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