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Seastar Cruises Reef Day Trips

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Seastar Cruises premium reef cruise combines the outer Great Barrier Reef with a coral cay island. In only 1 1/4 hours the fast air-conditioned Seastar 1 can take you from Cairns to magnificent Michaelmas Cay, the largest of the local uninhabited...more
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75 Esplande | Marlin Marina, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Great day today for our family of 4 (2 teens) snorkelling with the SeaStar team. We chose SeaStar after much research as we wanted a small group experience and minimal wait time for divers. SeaStar team delivered! Crew were friendly and knowledgeable. Especially enjoyed Em...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BlueSue924
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A perfect day on one of the smaller boats. 2 stops with long time in the water for snorkelling. The staff were great - very friendly and helpfull, good food. We highly recommend Seastar if you want a fantastic day on the reef!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank casagretea
Reviewed 4 days ago

This trip was the highlight of our vacation in Australia. Absolutely amazing snorkeling and great service from Seastar. Everyone on the crew was friendly and helpful and genuinely seemed to love their jobs. Sven, Janis, Archie and the rest of the team were so fun...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank erinsy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We used Seastar for our exploration of the Great barrier reef and the level of service was outstanding. We were well looked after throughout the day by the experienced staff and had great time. All the activities we did were well organised and we had...More

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SeastarCruises, Public Relations Manager at Seastar Cruises Reef Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello, Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. We are so happy to hear that you guys had a good day on the reef. Small numbers are key to great customer service and we are so glad you enjoyed the company...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

All in all a great experience. The boat got to the diving spots before anyone else, so we always had a bit of time with the spots to ourselves before all the other boats arrived. From what I saw this boat seems to be the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JPSantos1976
Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my boyfriend booked the trip with seastar cruise and had a great experience! The crew was friendly and helpful, the reef was beautiful, the nature is super super awesome. I hope climate change won't kill off the reef anytime soon, we all should...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank linhtan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great group and the dive instructor Simon really made me feel comfortable all the way throughout! Highly recommend! Such a great time.

Thank KenFlip
SeastarCruises, Owner at Seastar Cruises Reef Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Ken, Thank you for your feed back it is very much appreciated. Great to hear about your experience on Seastar and your Scuba Dive with Simon our Dive Instructor. Enjoy the rest of your holiday.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing day! From start to finish, the day with Seastar was awesome. Small group size and several guides meant everyone was taken care of, both on the boat and in the water. Em did a wonderful job with the in water snorkel tours...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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SeastarCruises, Owner at Seastar Cruises Reef Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review of Seastar Cruises it is much appreciated. Great to hear the Crew helped you to achieve Snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef. Our crew are very passionate and knowledgeable and enjoying passing this on to our passengers.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live in America, and my family and I went on this Great Barrier Reed tour, and had the most unbelievable time!!! The crew that guided us could not have been better! Unfortunately I can't remember everyone's names, but to name a few: Sven, Jason,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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SeastarCruises, Public Relations Manager at Seastar Cruises Reef Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. We are so happy to hear that you guys had a good day on the reef. Small numbers are key to great customer service and we are so glad you enjoyed the company...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic day trip to Michaelmas cay and Hastings reef. The staff were all brilliant and very helpful. The snorkelling itself was unbelievable and the buffet lunch was great which was included in the price. Brilliant day!

Date of experience: March 2019
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vickyperrybehappy
1 November 2018|
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Response from SeastarCruises | Property representative |
What people have answered is true. It takes 1 1/2 hours to get to the reef.
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127gaurava
31 August 2018|
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Response from SeastarCruises | Property representative |
Hi, You must board and check in at E finger. If you are going with Seastar the boarding time is 7:30 am, please get them on time as we can not wait. Enjoy your day on the reef, Seastar crew
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outtoeat88
15 August 2018|
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Response from SeastarCruises | Property representative |
Good Morning Thank you for your inquiry on Seastar . Seastar boards at 07.30am, unfortunately you will not meet this check in time as your boat docks at Yorkeys Knob at 08.00am. We do have availability on our half day... More
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