Green Island Great Barrier Reef Day Tour

From: $116.00

  • Return ferry from Cairns 
  • Up to 7 hours to enjoy the island
  • Snorkel hire included 
  • BYO lunch or buy lunch on the island
  • Eco-Island: Walk on the boardwalks and learn the history
  • Great place to chill on the beach and relax


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Your trip to the Great Barrier Reef on the quick catamaran operated by Great Adventures departs from Cairns and takes 45 minutes. This Green Island 1-day adventure is ready to provide you with a great vacation thanks to its distinctive rainforest setting, surrounding reef teeming with a variety of marine life, and tropical climate. Participate in all the island’s activities, or simply unwind on the beach and watch your day pass in this idyllic tropical setting. Hike through enchanted rain forests, relax on beaches with white coral sand, or go swimming, diving, or snorkeling.


  • Departs Cairns 8.30 am
  • Returns Cairns 5.20 pm
  • A half-day is also available.

On Green Island, there are numerous optional activities to take part in. You can go snorkeling, scuba diving, or even use a Seawalker diving helmet to walk underwater. Parasailing and panoramic helicopter excursions are also options for an amazing top-side view of the reef. There is also a daily crocodile display at the Marineland Melanesia Crocodile Habitat.


  • Return to an air-conditioned, fast catamaran
  • Up to 7 hours on Green Island
  • Great Adventures beach bag
  • Self-guided Eco Island Walk
  • Snorkel equipment hire
  • Use of day visitor facilities
  • Morning tea and coffee served until departure from Cairns
  • Island Swimming Pool is exclusive to Great Adventures guests.

Important info before travel

  • Swimming costume and beach towel
  • Hat, sunscreen and comfortable shoes
  • Money for drinks, souvenirs and optional activities
  • And a sense of adventure!

For cancellations after 6pm on the day prior to travel a 100% cancellation fee will apply.
For cancellations between 12 midday and 6pm on the day prior to travel a 50% cancellation fee will apply.
For cancellations before 12 midday on the day prior to travel no cancellation fee will apply.
Any Environmental Management Charge collected is to be refunded.
Any refund given will be by the same method payment was made.
On rare occasions, services can be subject to the effect of weather or unforeseen circumstances. Should a cruise not operate for any reason passengers will be offered an alternative day of travel or a refund will be authorised.
A change of travel date can be made to your booking without incurring any cancellation fee.
What if the weather is really bad?
Providing we have availability you are welcome to change dates, or in the worst case scenario, cancel.

Can I change dates?
Yes providing we have availability. There are no fees to change dates, however you must notify us a minimum of 24 hours prior to travel.