Arlington Reef Pontoon Cruise - Full Day
Prices from $199 AUD


Arlington Reef Full Day Tour provides visitors with access to one of the largest reef systems in the Marine Park. Visitors will be among the first to re-discover this little known location from a newly renovated, activity pontoon on the outer Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy included activities such as snorkelling, glass botttom boat, underwater observatory, fish feeding, kids pool, marine life touch tank and lunch.




  • 4 hours at the outer reef
  • 10.30am - 5.00pm
  • buffet lunch
  • snorkelling
  • scuba diving option
  • Glass Bottom Boat

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From 22/12/2017 to 31/03/2019 adultchildinfantfamily
Arlington Reef Pontoon - Full Day Full day cruise to Arlington Reef Pontoon (10.30 - 5.30) - includes buffet lunch and snorkelling (only available peak periods - 1/2/18 to 28/2/18, 22/12/18 to 4/1/19 & 1/2/19 to 15/2/19) $199.00$99.00$0.00$497.00
Arlington Reef Pontoon - including a 10 minute scenic heli full day reef cruise as above including a 10 minute scenic flight $364.00$364.00  
+ introductory scuba dive add an introductory scuba dive to your day - includes all gear and tuition (minimum age 12 years) $145.00$145.00  
+ Guided Snorkel Safari add a special guided snorkel safari to your day (snorkelling is already included in the basic cruise) $49.00$35.00  
+ 10 min scenic add a 10 minute scenic helicopter flight to your day $189.00$189.00  
+ transfers - Cairns City add return transfers from Cairns City accommodation $22.00$22.00$0.00$88.00
+ transfers - Northern Beaches add return transfers from Northern Beaches accommodation $32.00$32.00$0.00$128.00
Children = 4 - 15 years, Infant = 0 - 3 years, Family = 2 adults and 2 children aged 4 - 15


Enjoy included activities such as snorkelling, glass bottom boat rides, underwater observatory, fish feeding, kids pool, marine life touch tank and lunch. Guests can also enjoy optional extras including introductory and certified scuba diving, guided snorkel tours and scenic helicopter flights.


Take advantage of the free inclusions during the 4 hours at the pontoon, such as a glass bottom boat ride, all snorkelling equipment, fish feeding, fully enclosed children's pool, an underwater observatory touch tank presentation to get up close with marine life, plus enjoy a full buffet lunch. Even if you cannot swim, you will still enjoy a complete experience.




 Your Day

  • Travel to Arlington Reef onboard a modern air conditioned catamaran
  • Free Tea and Coffee on boarding.
  • 4 hours to explore the wonders of the Outer Great Barrier Reef
  • Snorkelling and snorkel gear.
  • Glass Bottom Boat, Underwater Observatory, Fish Feeding & Marine Touch Tank
  • Full Buffet Lunch
  • Optional extra's such as scuba diving,  snorkel tours and scenic heli flights.  


  • 9.30am Checkin Starts
  • 10.30am Depart Cairns
  • 11.45am Arrive Arlington Reef Pontoon
  • 3.45pm depart the Reef
  • 5.00pm  Arrive back in Cairns.

 Special Departure

This cruise only operates during peak times, these dates are below 


  • 22nd December 2017 - 4th January 2018 
  • 10th February 2018 - 25th February 2018
At other times this cruise operates as a Half Day Cruise.




Contact Details

07 4057 4312
+61 7 4057 4312

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