closeRates for Sunlover Cruises - Outer Barrier Reef Tour

Rates - Valid 01st of April 2018 to 31st of March 2019Ex Wharf - Based on Self Check-in at Reef Fleet Terminal - Cairns Marina's

  • Adult AU$229.00
  • Child (4-15 years of age) AU$119.00
  • Family Package (2 Adults & 2 Children 4 – 15 years of age) AU$577.00

Ex Cairns - With Return Coach Transfers From Cairns City Accommodation

  • Adult AU$251.00
  • Child (4-15 years of age) AU$141.00
  • Family Package (2 Adults & 2 Children 4 – 15 years of age) AU$665.00

Ex Northern Beaches - With Return Coach Transfers From Cairns Northern Beaches Accommodation

  • Adult AU$261.00
  • Child (4-15 years of age) AU$151.00
  • Family Package (2 Adults & 2 Children 4 – 15 years of age) AU$705.00

Infants 3 years and under travel free of charge
Family Package rates are based on 2 Adults & 2 Children aged between 4 – 15 years of age

Important Booking Notes:
On making a reservation please indicate in 'Comments Box' if requiring return coach transfers from Cairns or Cairns Northern Beaches accommodation or making own way to check in at the Reef Fleet Terminal at the Cairns Marina's - as well as indicating if any optional activities are required on top of standard package.

Government Reef Tax: Cruise Fares and charges are inclusive of GST, Environmental Management Charges & Port Taxes

Seawalker - Optional Activity - Rates Valid 01st of April 2018 to 31st of March 2019

Seawalker Helmut Diving Seawalker has been designed to introduce people to the excitement of the underwater world, even without any prior dive knowledge or experience. Seawalker Platform Helmet diving is a great way to get up close and personal with different marine species without even getting your hair wet. Enjoy the amazing sensation of the underwater world with a platform walk through an amazing Fan-Coral garden where you will find hundreds of different species of fish and marine life.  

You will be guided on your adventure by one of our qualified Seawalker diving instructors. Unlike traditional scuba diving, Seawalker enables you to breathe through your nose and mouth as you would above water. All the excitement of scuba diving and ideal for non-swimmers.

Current Special - Cruise + Seawalker Helmet Diving

Introductory Diving - Optional Activity - Rates Valid 01st of April 2018 to 31st of March 2019

Introductory Scuba Diving If you really want to get close to the amazing coral and marine life of the Great Barrier Reef, join an introductory scuba dive program. All of our instructors are PADI qualified and experienced so you can immerse yourself in the reef up close, even without prior dive knowledge.  Enjoy unique dive locations with each dive guided and supervised from start to finish by instructors and tailored to suit your level of confidence and experience

First class equipment and a maximum of four people per instructor ensures a safe and fun activity for all.

Current Special - Cruise + Introductory Scuba Dive

Certified Diving - Optional Activity - Rates Valid 01st of April 2018 to 31st of March 2019

Certified Scuba Diving  Sunlover Reef Cruises also caters to the needs of certified divers who have previously gained a recognised SCUBA Diving qualification. There are a range of great locations guaranteed to thrill and excite even the most experienced of divers, from City Hall with its swim-through caves and large pelagic fish, through to Scary Point where the currents have encouraged the most diverse array of invertebrates to congregate.

All Certified dives are supervised by a qualified PADI Dive Instructor.

Guided Snorkelling Tours - Optional Activity - Rates Valid 01st of April 2018 to 31st of March 2019Guided Snorkelling Adventure Our professional marine naturalist will guide you on a 30 minute in water tour, showcasing the reef and its unique marine life.

You can see and learn about the world’s largest Bi-Valve the Giant Clam, Clown Fish with their host Anemone Coral and Giant Blue Starfish. You’ll also learn a myriad of other facts about the amazing corals and marine life which you will only ever see on Queensland’s World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef.

Important Diving Conditions for Certified, Introductory or Seawalker Activities:
By law, the minimum age to dive is 12 years. Anyone under 18 years will need a parent or guardian's signed permission. All Diving (including Introductory Diving & Helmut Diving is subject to successful completion of an on-board medical questionnaire as certain medical conditions (i.e. asthma, epilepsy, diabetes, high blood pressure or certain medications) may preclude individuals from safe diving. 

Certified Divers must produce their certification card or diver's log book. Please check when booking or email us with any questions or concerns. 

Flying after diving - If only one dive is undertaken then a minimum of 12 hours is recommended before flying. If more than one dive is conducted during the day, an interval of 24 hours is recommended.
Helicopter Scenic Flights - Valid 01 Apr 2018 to 31 Mar 2019 For a different and spectacular perspective of the jewel like Outer Barrier Reef, scenic helicopter flights are available from the pontoon moored out at Moore Reef

Introductory Scenic Helicopter Flights   

A 10 minute scenic flight is available pre booked or organised from the pontoon (departs & returns from pontoon)

Pre-Booked Sunlover Outer Barrier Reef Tour + 10 Minute Scenic Helicopter FlightOur current special allows for passengers to Pre-Book their 10 Minute Scenic Helicopter Flight inc conjunction with their Outer Barrier Reef Tour and receive a discounted rate for the two activities combined!

Optional Helicopter Tours to Outer Barrier Reef - Valid 01st April 2018 to 31st March 2019Fly from Cairns out to the Moore Reef Pontoon via stunning Helicopter transfer! This is the perfect way to shorten the cruise travelling time and enjoy seeing the amazingly spectacular Great Barrier Reef from the air. Options include one way scenic helicopter transfer with luxury fast catamaran transfer (Fly & Cruise or Cruise & Fly options) or eliminate boat transfer altogether and fly both ways, out and back (Fly & Fly option)!

All Helicopter Tours to Outer Barrier Reef include return coach transfers from Cairns & Cairns Northern Beaches Accommodation.

Fly & Cruise - Helicopter flight (one way - approximately 25 minutes flying time ) from Cairns to join up with Sunlover Cruises on Outer Barrier Reef and return to Cairns via high speed catamaran

Cruise & Fly - Cruise with Sunlover Cruises to Outer Barrier via high speed catamaran and fly back to Cairns via scenic helicopter flight (one way - approximately 25 minutes flying time)

Fly & Fly - Fly out to Sunlover Cruises pontoon on Moore Reef via helicopter (approximately 25 minutes flying time) & return from Outer Barrier Reef via helicopter (fly back via a different route t- approximately 25 minutes flying time

Please Note: Helicopter scenic flights and helicopter reef tour rates are subject to change without notice. One (1) infant under the age of 3 may travel free of charge if seated on a guardian’s lap. Maximum one infant per helicopter as per CASA regulations. Children 3 years and above pay full fare

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