'Wavedancer' Low Isles Cruise


1 Day, Port Douglas QLD 4877

Priced Per: Person
Ages: 4-14, 16-99 Years

A secluded tropical paradise, set like a jewel in the Great Barrier Reef, Low Isles is an idyllic, unspoilt coral cay island – a tropical island paradise. Combined with the romance of sailing aboard Quicksilver’s luxury 30 metre sailing catamaran, Wavedancer, this is the perfect day for families and couples seeking island relaxation.

From the moment Wavedancer moors in the calm waters of the island’s picturesque lagoon, a host of reef activities await. Our friendly crew will take you on a leisurely, informative day where island visitor numbers are limited.

Discover the mysteries of marine life while snorkelling or glass bottom boat viewing. Take a guided beach walk and snorkelling tour with a marine biologist or just relax on the beach under a thatched umbrella or on the decks of Wavedancer. Visitors are limited to protect the reef’s ecology, so you’ll experience this island heaven with a select few. So Relax – the whole of this beautiful, palm fringed island beach is yours to explore and enjoy.

  • Only 1 hours sail from Port Douglas
  • Unspoilt coral cay with shady trees and a protected lagoon
  • Limited numbers, no crowds
  • Unrestricted access to island with snorkelling from the beach
  • Great for families or relaxing
  • Often see turtles underwater, excellent Island bird life
  • Enjoy the guided heritage walk of Low Isles

3 Island Snorkel, Wildlife & Seafood Tour


This 3.15 hour (2.5 hours cruising time) encounter takes you to the three islands top snorkelling spots in the ruggedly spectacular, Shoalwater Islands Marine Park, to experience the best of the local marine life, above and below the water.

The comfortable vessel allows for safety and enjoyment, as you dive in to discover this incredible marine park beneath the surface. Enjoy a gourmet grazing platter, including a delicious array of seafood selections as you cruise. Dietary requirements can be catered to (please notify Reservations Staff).

Look out for wild bottlenose dolphins, explore limestone reefs and rocky outcrops, meet the local marine bird life and frolic with the rarest sealions in the world. All equipment is provided and our highly trained and experienced crew will introduce you to snorkeling with an emphasis on safety and environmental awareness, so you can make the most of your wild encounter in wild luxury. They will also point out the best wildlife spotting opportunities of the day. Wild dolphins, rare Australian sea lions, pelican rookeries, and birds of prey are regularly sighted and our friendly crew will get you right amongst the action!

We provide wetsuits, mask and snorkels, fins, and floatation devices. We have a large, comfortable and safe vessel. Our crew are qualified professionals with a passion for the ocean and our playful sealion friends!

The cruise concludes at Mersey Point (mainland jetty).


  • Seeing rare Australian sea lions, birdlife and other wildlife
  • Seeing wild dolphins at play (although sightings are regular, they are not guaranteed as our cruise is restricted to inside Shoalwater Island Marine park)
  • Exploring the rugged islands and viewing nesting pelicans, cormorants and spotting other sea birds that live in the park
  • Immersing into the beautiful waters of this A Class Nature Reserve and exploring the best snorkeling spots in the bay
  • Drifting over seagrass meadows and limestone reefs spotting fish and other marine life.


  • 3.15 hour (2.5 hours cruising time) snorkeling cruise throughout the Shoalwater Islands Marine Park including Penguin Island, Seal Island and Bird Island
  • Gourmet style platters including local fresh seafood
    Wetsuits and all snorkeling equipment included
  • Tour Guides who get you amongst the best wildlife opportunities on the day

What to Bring:

  • Gourmet style platters including local fresh seafood are served on board, however, you’re welcome to bring your own food and drinks or pick up your supplies from Pengos Cafe next door to the Visitor Centre once you are checked in (Pengos can have <15-minute wait times so please allow enough time in your schedule). We recommend bringing a warm, weather proof jacket as it can be cold on the boat and Penguin Island, even in the summer months.
  • Comfortable shoes, thongs or sandals are appropriate footwear, a water bottle and a towel. If you plan on swimming or snorkeling, bring your swimmers, hats and sunscreen. Wetsuits and snorkeling equipment are provided, and you will be fitted on the grassed area where briefing is held. You may also bring your own rash vest, wetsuit or snorkeling gear. There is a toilet on board and public toilets on the mainland at Shoalwater where you can get changed.

Cairns Reef Hopper Scenic Flight


Duration: 40 Minutes, Cairns QLD
Priced Per: Person

Get a taste of the Great Barrier Reef with our 40 minute scenic flight. Departing Cairns Airport this tour includes Green Island and the Great Barrier Reef.

Get a taste of the Great Barrier Reef with our 40 minute scenic flight. Departing Cairns Airport this tour includes Green Island and the Great Barrier Reef.

After exploring the Reef you’ll head back toward the mainland, with views of the North Queensland coastline.

Sights include Cairns, Green Island, Arlington Reef, Upolu Reef, Double Island and Palm Cove.


  • Great Barrier Reef Scenic Flight
  • Guaranteed window seats
  • In-flight Pilot Commentary
  • Courtesy Bus Transfers to/from Cairns City

Cairns Reef & Port Douglas Scenic Flight


Duration: 1 Hour, Cairns QLD
Priced Per: Person

Discover one of the largest reef in the whole of Great Barrier Reef on GSL Cairns Signature flight

Discover one of the largest reef in the whole of the Great Barrier Reef on GSL Cairns Signature flight.

The key highlight of this flight is the gigantic Batt Reef, which is about 3 times the size of Cairns City Centre. You will be blown away by the size of this large living reef!

The Great Barrier Reef is one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, and the amazing contrast of colours is something that’s best experienced from the air.


  • Great Barrier Reef Scenic Flight
  • Key highlights include Cairns, Green Island, Arlington Reef, Upolu Reef, Batt Reef, Tongue Reef, Port Douglas, and Palm Cove.
  • Guaranteed window seats
  • In-flight Pilot Commentary
  • Courtesy Bus Transfers to/from Cairns City

Did you know?

Batt Reef is one of the largest reefs in the entire Great Barrier Reef. Measuring 18km long and 5km wide, Batt Reef is about three times the size of Cairns

Scenic Flight & Green Island Cruise


Duration: 8 Hours
Departs from: Cairns City QLD 4870
Priced Per: Person

Get a taste of the Great Barrier Reef with our 40 minute scenic flight. Departing Cairns Airport this tour includes Green Island and the Great Barrier Reef. Then cruise to Green Island for the day with lunch and snorkel included.

Experience the best of both worlds with our Green Island Fly and Cruise package. GSL Aviation Cairns have partnered with Big Cat Green Island to offer an amazing full-day experience.

Start your day with a birds-eye view of Cairns, Green Island and the Great Barrier Reef. Soar overhead with GSL Aviation aboard a high-wing aircraft, with guaranteed window seats for everyone on-board. The 40 minute ‘Reef Hopper’ flight departs Cairns Airport and gives you an appreciation of the region that you can only get from the air.

Following the flight, you’ll find yourself at the Cairns Reef Terminal ready to depart on a full day adventure cruise to Green Island with Big Cat on board ‘Reef Rocket’. Your full day cruise includes everything you need for the day, with a range of extras and activities available for no extra charge.


  • 40 minute Reef Hopper scenic flight
  • Flight with guaranteed window seats
  • In-flight Pilot Commentary
  • Green Island Big Cat day tour
  • Buffet lunch
  • Glass bottom coral viewing tour or use of snorkel equipment
  • Green Island activities (such as self-guided walk or fish feeding)
  • Courtesy bus transfers to GSL Aviation Cairns
  • Airport from Cairns City
  • Courtesy bus transfer to Cairns Reef Terminal after the flight

Not included:

  • Please note that a return transfer is extra and can be booked with Big Cat on your day of travel if required.

Moreton Island 'Get Wrecked' Day Tour (From Surfers Paradise)


Duration: 14 Hours, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217
Priced Per: Person
Trip Style: Low Cost
Fitness Level: Relaxed
Suited To: All ages
Transport: 4WD Bus, Boat

Our fully-inclusive Moreton Island Get Wrecked 1-Day Tour takes in the very best activities and scenery the western side of this beautiful Island has to offer during the day.

Jam packed full of fun, you can experience fully-guided snorkelling and transparent kayaking over Tangalooma Wrecks, and experience sand tobogganing and 4WDing along the beach and sand tracks, and much more. This is the ULTIMATE ECO Adventure Day Tour in Queensland.


  • See turtles, dolphins, coral and thousands of beautiful reef fish
  • Enjoy a wonderful fresh lunch on the beach
  • Discover the hidden underwater wonders of the Tangalooma Wrecks with our fully guided
  • Transparent Kayaks (weather & wind conditions apply)
  • Experience the awesome fish frenzy in the Transparent Kayaks
  • Feel the exhilaration of sand tobogganing at speeds of up to 70km/h
    Experience a 4WD adventure in our 4WD “Tough Bus” as we travel the rugged 4WD tracks of Moreton Island to “The Desert”
  • Comfortable air-conditioned 4WD vehicles – go in style
  • Swim the crystal clear beaches of Tangalooma Beach
  • Great fun-loving tour guides


  • Enjoy a fully guided snorkeling tour of the Tangalooma Wrecks -all snorkeling gear supplied by Sunset Safaris (wind, weather & tidal conditions apply)
  • Free wetsuit hire available all year round – perfect for colder months
  • Safety vests available for non-swimmers to guarantee safety

Moreton Island 'River to Bay' Day Trip (From Brisbane)


Cruise, snorkel and bushwalk your way across four islands in one day. Discover historic ruins, shipwrecks, deserted beaches, and spot turtles, dolphins, dugongs and more!

  • Full day adventure cruise
  • Guided walk at St Helena Island
  • Snorkel at Platypus Bay or Tangalooma Wrecks
  • Fish feeding
  • Beach picnic lunch and water bottle refills.
  • Additional snacks and drinks available for sale on boat.

What to bring:  Swimmers, sunscreen, hat (warm clothes in winter).

Not recommended for children under 8 years.

Day Cruise to Moreton Island from the Gold Coast


Throw your swimwear into a bag and set sail to Moreton Island, a world-renowned destination for encountering dolphins, dugong and turtles.

Located just 75 minutes from Brisbane, this full-day tour features an eco-cruise, tropical buffet lunch, island beach time and guided snorkel tour at the famous Tangalooma Wrecks.

Board the brand new AUD 4mill vessel, the Spirit of Migaloo II, and you’ll soon discover that there’s more to Moreton Island than meets the eye.

  • Marine Eco Tour
  • Shipwreck Snorkel – Snorkelling and Safety Equipment
  • Free time on Moreton Island
  • Fish Feeding
  • Buffet Lunch
  • Morning Tea
  • Return Transfer from/to Vibe Hotel Surfers Paradise and also other Gold Coast selected locations

Please wait at the meeting point 10 minutes prior to departure time.

Snorkel with Turtles at Mudjimba Island


Our trip to the Mudjimba Island reefs is a two hour trip, where you first meet at our dive shop at The Wharf Mooloolaba.

Snorkelers will have an in-water snorkel guide to both assist you with your snorkeling skills, and to show you some of the reef’s residents. The locals of the reef includes turtles, wobbegongs, rays, nudibranchs, and many types of reef fish.

Mask, snorkel, fins, and a wet suit is included in the pricing of the trip for snorkelers.

Children under 8 are not permitted on board.

This is also in open water and we suggest that you look into seasickness medication to minimize the chance of it impacting your experience.

Snorkel at Julian Rocks Marine Sanctuary


Snorkel with Turtles , manta rays, leopard sharks and more at Julian Rocks Marine sanctuary! Jump on board Apollo 2 our purpose built dive boat for a fast and exciting trip to the rock! Guides and all gear provided.

Julian Rocks Marine Sanctuary is rated as one of the best dive sites in Australia. “Nguthungulli” the local Arakwal name for this incredible place, offers protected safe and shallow waters perfect for snorkelling and freediving. Sitting off the most easterly point of Australia, Julian rocks is a convergence point of warm tropical and cooler temperate waters, making it a marine wildlife hotspot!

Whales, Dolphins, Manta Rays, Leopard Sharks, Grey Nurse Sharks and Turtles are all common visitors. Its a perfect environment for snorkelling and freediving with prolific fish life and multiple areas to explore.

Enjoy the sights of the Byron coastline onboard our comfortable purpose built vessel, we often encounter local dolphins and other marine life on the way to Julian Rocks. Humpback whales are a daily sight from June-November.

Tours operate from the Brunswick heads Marina just 15 mins from Byron Bay.