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Eco Marine Safari - Boom netting & Snorkeling Moreton Island - Fortitude Valley

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US$ 114.33
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    Stop At: Moreton Island, Queensland 4025 Australia

    You will be picked up from Bunk Brisbane, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane at 7:30am, then start your day cruise at the Newport Marina with check in on the boat, tea coffee and biscuits.

    You will arrive at Moreton Island around 9:20am, stopping if we see any dolphins on the crossing.

    You will be ready and dressed in your wet suit as we arrive, to jump straight into the water for an action packed boom netting ride.

    We then head over to the Tangalooma Wrecks where we start our 50 minute optional extra Guided Snorkeling and Fish Feeding Tour. Please note you MUST be able to swim to participate in this activity and it's $20 extra per person payable on the day.

    You will then enjoy free time on the beach to swim, sunbath and climb the famous sand hills, returning to the boat for fresh local prawns, salad, bread rolls and roast chicken, all cooked and prepared earlier that morning for you.

    Now is the time to head to the bar grab a cold drink and sit back and relax on the beach or the boat and take in the picturesque scenery.

    The afternoon will conclude with a relaxing Eco Tour, cruising the calm shallow aqua water spotting Dolphins, Dugongs,Turtles and other marine life. Take something away with you as you learn from the full commentary explaining the history of the Island, local marine life and habitat.

    The boat will return to Newport Marina at approximately 4:00pm and you will arrive back at Fortitude Valley around 5:00pm

    Duration: 9 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    11 Gipps St, Fortitude Valley QLD, located in Fortitude Valley at Bunk Brisbane . Please wait on the opposite side of the road on Gipps Street for your pick up.
    Departure Time
    7:30 AM
    • Tea, coffee and biscuits at check in
    • Lunch - Fresh health lunch, salad, rolls, ham off the bone, roast chicken and prawns
    • Afternoon tea - Fresh fruit
    • Live commentary on board
    • Local guide
    • Boom netting
    • Wet Suit hire
    • Local taxes
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • National Park fees
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Entry/Admission - Moreton Island
    • Drinks
    • Guided Snorkeling and Fish Feeding Tour - Optional pay on arrival fee of $20 pp
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please note there is n credit card facilities or EFTPOS on board, so please bring cash with you if you wish to purchase anything form the bar or joint the snorkeling tour.
    • All participants wanting to join the guided snorkeling tour MUST be able to swim.
    • All participants snorkeling will be required to complete a health questionnaire prior to entering the water. Some pre-existing medical conditions (eg asthma, heart conditions, etc) may prevent you from joining the guided snorkeling tour.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 65 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 16 June 2019

    My 12-year-old and I had a lovely day. The crew were family-friendly, safety-conscious, and we got to see a dugong as well as turtles. The snorkeling around the reef was great. Our planned day was cancelled because of weather, but they rescheduled us for the...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank CathieL46
    Cindy J, Crew at Dolphin Wild Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2019

    Thank you for your kind words, safety is our number one priority, and our second is to ensure our customers have a great day on the water. We hope to see you again one day soon.

    Reviewed 14 June 2019

    Great crew! Super friendly. They take care of you and tell you everything about all the wildlife and Moreton Island. They can spot all the animals and even name the dugongs. Awesome day trip. Absolutely recommend!

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank MRiaC713
    Cindy J, Crew at Dolphin Wild Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2019

    We are so gad you enjoyed your day, and yes we have names for the Dugongs. We visit them so often they are like family to us. :) We hope to see you again some day.

    Reviewed 23 May 2019

    Sadly, this trip was cancelled by the captain due to uncertain weather conditions. However, the company made double efforts to reach us prior to canceling and made sure we understood they would not set off for our cruise unless they could assure a great experience....More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank KarlynByham
    dolphinwildqld, Owner at Dolphin Wild Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2019

    Thanks for your lovely & understanding words Karlyn. Working with Mother Nature can sometimes be difficult, but the rewards are great. We don't cruise in uncomfortable conditions, we want you to have an awesome time :) See you soon!

    Reviewed 24 April 2019 via mobile

    What a day to remember our 13 year olds loved it and want to do it all again. We saw sea turtles, a dugong, sting rays and even birdlife. Kids and us parents alike loved doing the boom netting and snorkelling with the vast amount...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank NicBish
    Cindy J, Crew at Dolphin Wild Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2019

    We are glad you had a great family day out, it's not hard when we can show you an area as beautiful as Moreton Island and they friendly local marine life. We hope to see you again next time your back in Australia.

    Reviewed 13 March 2019 via mobile

    Me and my friend had a FANTASTIC day out whit these super friendly and nice guides. The snorkeling was amazing and the staff was the best ! The free time we had at the beach whit a cold beer made the day even better. They...More

    Thank isajohansson
    Cindy J, Crew at Dolphin Wild Island Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2019

    Thank you for noticing that our Captain and Crew love our jobs, because we do... we are so glad that it reflects in our service and trip. We loved showing you all the Moreton island has to offer and hope to see you again one...More

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