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Ocean Spirit Cruises

Reef Fleet Terminal 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 1800 079 080
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US$ 179.23*
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Outer Great Barrier Reef Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Cairns
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Michaelmas Cay Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Cairns
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US$ 745.10*
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Reef Fleet Terminal 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 1800 079 080
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Did the full day cruise to Michaelmas Cay on the Ocean Spirit. It was excellent. The crew was very organized and worked in symphony. The presenters were very knowledgeable and the scuba/snorkel instructors were very good. The food was very good and plentiful. We had...More

Thank usavisitor2017
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you would like a super chilled out day with great food, sailing, and awesome wreef then choose ocean spirit. Really great crew, nothing was too much trouble. Michaelmas cay reef was better than any of the other reefs around, with no coral bleaching at...More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend this trip. Staff are wonderful and take such care. Food is tasty and plentiful and regular! Boat is spacious and impeccably clean. Plenty of time out at the reef. Well done, terrific day

Thank Simonk111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can give yourself an aneurysm reading too many reviews in choosing which operation to take you out to the reef. There are so many variables. We were interested in Ocean Spirit for a few reasons. All of the basics were included - marine biologist...More

Thank Reg D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at the reef terminal and checked in received our ticket to board the ship. A large boat, you can sit indoors on lounges, outside or on the deck. As you arrive, tea, coffee, muffins and focaccia are available. The boat departs as we...More

Thank aroundtheclockfoodie
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Wow what a day we had , it began at 8.30am on board with Coffee and muffins,the a two hour cruise to Michaelmas Cay ,,, On arrival is was all systems go, dive boat ready , the snorkel boat ready, and thee Glass bottom boat...More

1  Thank Nutcracker44
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Ocean Spirit today from the Cairns cruise terminal. Fabulous day. This cruise is extremely well organised, yummy food at regular intervals all day... Loved the buffet lunch! Informative presentation as you head the 47 km out to reef. Efficient management of the diving and snorkelling...More

Thank juliedorothea2853
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Positives:- excellent service on a very stable boat that was not too noisy and had plenty of space. Nice be it briefly when a sail was set. The snorkelling setup is outstanding. The beach makes it very safe for novices like my teenage daughter. She...More

Thank Wayne P
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We chose Ocean Spirit because it stopped at Michaelmas Quay which is a beach and bird sanctuary. Also because it has a maximum of 150 passengers on board. There were around 100 on the day we went. The staff were so friendly and professional. My...More

Thank Didge432
Reviewed 8 July 2017

My wife and I recently went on a Ocean Spirit Cruise and absolutely loved it. The staff were friendly, attentive and most helpful. The overall experience was great. The included lunch was good and Michaelmas Cay, well it was spectacular, with all the birds (as...More

Thank Adrian C
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Steve K
25 March 2017|
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Response from GACustServiceManager | Property representative |
Good afternoon. I think there is a mix up between the Ocean Spirit cruise and the Silver Swift trip. Both are run by Great Adventures. Ocean Spirit goes to one and only location: Michaelmas Cay. Ideal for those wanting to... More
30 January 2017|
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Response from GACustServiceManager | Property representative |
Good afternoon, the Great Adventures vessels (Ocean Spirit) depart from the Cairns Marina (picking up boarding pass inside the reef fleet terminal) which is about 10 minutes walk from Cairns cruise ship dock. Enjoy your trip.

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