Reef Magic Cruises is owned and operated by Cairns local Tim North who has been operating Fast Catamaran cruises out of Cairns for over 20 years. Tim's vast experience and knowledge of the area has resulted in Cairns premier Outer Great Barrier Reef! campervan relocations
What To Bring:
Sun protection (water resistant SPF30+)
Hat and sunglasses
Cash/credit card for purchases
Certified divers please bring certified card and log book
TV, Video, PA and sound systems
Easy access to the water via the large snorkel platform
Freshwater rinse shower
Spacious sun deck with sun lounges
Underwater cameras (hire only)
Fully licensed bar facilities
This intimate knowledge of the region means the very best outer reef sites have been chosen for your pleasure.
"Reef Magic" is a 30-metre air-conditioned fast and stable catamaran with a fully licensed bar, comfortable seating and spacious outer decks. Reef Magic III is in full Department of Transport 1C survey for up to 375 passengers. As of end of 2013, Reef Magic Cruises's new vessel will be in operation carrying a daily average of 100 passengers per day with a maximum of 190 passengers on a daily basis.
It is equipped with the latest electronic navigational systems. Reef Magic Cruises operates to a maximum of 190 passengers on our scheduled day trips.
For Private Charters when utilising Outer Reef pontoons we can carry up to 250 passengers. Reef Magic Cruises have a choice of 6 different dive reef sites for Certified Divers to choose from and provide a full 5 hours at "Marine World" located at Moore Reef.
The latest Dive and Snorkel Equipment is provided and activities include Semi-submersible tours with Interactive Commentary, Guided Snorkel Tours, Snorkel lessons and supervised Snorkeling, Certified Dives and Introductory Dives. Swimming aids are also available. Assistance is given at all times providing personalised service from highly trained and experienced staff
A Marine Naturalist presentation is also included to inform passengers about the ecology of the reef. Outer Barrier Reef Cruises are designed to suit any active person. For a fun filled magical day of activities and adventure, travel with Reef Magic Cruises
You will truly come away with an unforgettable experience and everlasting memories of Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Reef Magic Cruises is also available for private charter, catering specifically to conference and incentive groups. We offer a day that can be tailored to your group's specific needs.
Pontoon access and spectacular Outer Reef Sites from both Cairns and Port Douglas. So why not "Experience the Magic" with Reef Magic Cruises.
-Air conditioned coach transfers from Cairns, Northern Beaches & Port Douglas available - additional charges apply.
-Complimentary tea/coffee provided
-5 full hours at our Outer Barrier Reef - 2 storey platform
-Onboard briefing including Great Barrier Reef presentation by our Marine Naturalist.
-Arrive at Marine World Platform 10.30am (approx.)
-Morning tea/coffee with cakes served
Morning Activities include:
-Full buffet lunch
-All Snorkeling equipment with lessons and instruction are included along with our Semi-submersible conducted with Marine Naturalist for a fun & informative commentary & Underwater Observatory
Optional Extra Activities include:
-Introductory Scuba Diving: No experience required (subject to onboard medical check)
-Certified Diving: Guides included (2 dives all equipment supplied)
-Guided Snorkel Tour: with our Marine Naturalists
Afternoon Activities include:
-Simply relaxing on a sun lounge
-Enjoying more diving, snorkeling or a semi-submersible ride
-Afternoon tea (tea, coffee, fruit and cheese platters) are served on departing
-Depart Marine World at 3:30pm.
Check in opens at 8:00am at the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal Daily
9am, Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns
Optional Extras: Payable on the day
Wet-Suits & Lycra Suits - $6.00 per person (not compulsory)
Lockers for Personal Hire - $2.00 per entry
Prescription Masks available for Snorkellers and Divers ($5.00 hire fee)
Massage Therapist - 10 mins to 1 hour (from $20)