Set sail aboard Ocean Spirit to the picturesque Michaelmas Cay for a day snorkeling and diving on the Great Barrier Reef.
Setting sail from Cairns aboard the beautiful sailing catamaran Ocean Spirit, you will you will arrive at Michaelmas Cay where there is so much to see and do. Michaelmas Cay's unique reef environment - a pristine sand cay surrounded by fringing reef and a protected sanctuary for migratory seabirds. Here you can take part in any of the included activities - snorkel in the cay's protected shallow waters, cruise in the semi-sub for a diver's view of the reef, watch the fish feeding presentation and observe the island bird life or just chill out on Ocean Spirit's spacious decks or on the beach. You can also choose to experience even more of the Great Barrier Reef with an exciting introductory scuba dive!
With all meals included you will be able to re-fuel throughout the day and then reflect on your adventure as you cruise back to Cairns with a complimentary sparkling wine in hand served with a selection of cheese and biscuits - the perfect way to end an exceptional day!
Book your Cairns Michaelmas Cay Ocean Spirit Cruise online with us today!
Meeting point: Reef Fleet Terminal, 1 Spence Street, Cairns QLD 4870
Please check-in at the meeting point at least 15 minutes in advance of your scheduled departure time.
Transfers are available for certain hotels from Northern Beaches, please book add-on package if you need.
Child ticket: Ages 4 - 14 years
Infants under the age of 4 can take part in this cruise for free.
Tour time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, closed on the Christmas Day
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Scuba diving information:
The minimum age for Introductory Scuba Diving is 12 years.
Divers under 18 years must be accompanied by a paying adult.
A health certificate is required for the old over 65 years.
All equipment, including wetsuits and prescription masks (if required) are included.
After a single dive a wait of 12 hours is recommended before ascending to an altitude of 300 metres or higher. If doing multiple dives an interval of 24 hours is suggested.
What to bring:
Cash or credit card for onboard purchases
Change of clothes (if swimming)
Upon booking this product, you will receive confirmation in the form of a tour voucher.
Please print the voucher and present it on the day of the tour.
Your tour operator's contact details are included on the tour voucher.