Great Barrier Reef Snorkel

Experience the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef from Gladstone, one of the most southern parts of the gigantic reef system. Board a large catamaran and cruise to the Great Barrier Reef (approximately 2 hours each way). A full safety briefing is provided upon arrival at the reef mooring point. Don your mask, snorkel and fins and enter the water straight off the back of the boat via a set of stairs. There is approximately 3 hour to swim, snorkel and explore the beautiful underwater wonderland. See a wide variety of marine animals, pretty hard and soft corals and some wonderful gorgonian fans. The reef attracts all sorts of resident species including mackerel, rainbow runners, coral trout, gropers, a family of Maori wrasse along with turtles and tasselled wobbegongs.
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  • Duration

    8 hours

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    Adult from $359.99
    Children (12 & under) from $359.99

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An underwater camera is recommended
Morning tea and a delicious buffet lunch is served onboard
Please wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and jacket, plenty of biodegradable sunscreen and bring bottled water. Please wear your swimsuit under your clothes and bring a towel Both beginner and experienced snorkellers are welcome and catered for. Guests should have a moderate swimming ability as swimming is undertaken off the back of the boat. Snorkelling equipment is provided

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