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Reef Teach

#5 of 68 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Cairns Features Animals
85 Lake St | 2nd Floor Main Street Arcade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 7794
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Excellent Experience

My partner and I attended Reef teach tonight and it was absolutely what we were looking for. Being... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
fhaddock
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Adelaide, Australia
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informative and entertaining

I think everyone should attend this talk before heading out to the reef. I've been to the talks on... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Shalini P
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Reef Teach is the only dedicated Great Barrier Reef education company. It primary role is performing information shows about the Great Barrier Reef. These shows are design to enhance and compliment tourists Great Barrier Reef trips. Reef Teach's highly qualified and experienced marine biologists take their customers on a tour of the Great Barrier Reef. With the use of hundreds of high quality images, videos and real marine specimens. The marine biologists introduce everyone to the diversity of animals they can actually see, from individuals as small as a pins head right up to those individuals as big as dolphins and whales. Plus their will give their guests the helpful hints on where to find these beautiful animals. While sharing all this knowledge their they will be telling you the animals own personal stories.msomemof these stories will amaze you. Thought these three main goals, 1) introducing one to the diversity of live one can see, 2) the helpful hints on where to find these beautiful animals and 3) the animals personal stories, tourist will see more and enjoy they reef trip even further. "with learning comes appreciation..."
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Hours Today: 18:30 - 20:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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85 Lake St | 2nd Floor Main Street Arcade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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+61 7 4031 7794

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My partner and I attended Reef teach tonight and it was absolutely what we were looking for. Being newbies to Reef related activities but with keen scientific minds it gave us the perfect amount of information about corals and various species we may see in...More

Thank fhaddock
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I think everyone should attend this talk before heading out to the reef. I've been to the talks on the boats that head out but Gareth makes it very interesting. His passion for the reef is clear to see and his sense of humour makes...More

Thank Shalini P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went scuba diving in the Whitsundays and then went to Reef Teach (dragged my 22 and 19 year old kids) the night before an all day snorkel to 3 sites off of Cairns. Abby, the presenter, was great, engaging, enlightening and fun. This made...More

Thank Larry J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This interactive, fascinating and well presented presentation made my experience at the reef. Without it the reef would still have been beautiful but I would not have enjoyed it even slightly as much. You somehow manage to learn so much, while laughing the whole time!...More

Thank emilylostchuck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A simply tremendous presentation and one that taught me more in 90 minutes than all my many previous trips to the reef!

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reef teach provided us with a very fun and informative evening that I would recommend all go and see before visiting the Great Barrier Reef. It helped us understand so much more of what we were looking at underwater, and gave us some scientific truths...More

Thank Sam A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Informative, fun and learnt so much! A must do when in Cairns! Made my trip to the reef so much better.

Thank judyp1975
Reefteach, Owner at Reef Teach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Judy p1975. So glad that we made a positive difference to your reef trip and that you enjoyed our talk. Really appreciate you provide this rating and review. Cheers Gareth

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gareth was a wealth of knowledge about the Great Barrier Reef. I've seen several documentaries on the GBR and he still had additional info about the reef and its creatures that I hadn't heard about before. I've also already dived on the GBR and only...More

Thank Dead3vil
Reefteach, Owner at Reef Teach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for provide this feedback plus great review. It is always encouraging to hear that we do successfully deliver to a wide range of ages and knowledge levels. Cheers for the shout out to. Really appreciate this review. Gareth

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Reef teach have advertised their course through my PADI open water diving course.. It sounds interesting so me and my partner decided to drop into reef teach to learn more about GBR before we gets to do our scuba diving there. Duration of 2hours and...More

Thank kami086
Reefteach, Owner at Reef Teach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great review thank you for taking the time. Most are worried about the two time time frame but as you said it flies by. There is so much to talk about that it is even hard for us to get everything in. We love sharing...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This is a must. It's my first time to the reef and to diving. I'm even more excited to get out there tomorrow. Can't wait 😍 Thanks Gareth u were awesome ! Pure entertainment👌😂

Thank Tarnz W
Reefteach, Owner at Reef Teach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Cheers Tarn W. Appreciate the shout out. I hope you enjoyed your trip even more. Hope to see you again one day. Gareth

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Mike M
I am taking 4 of us (ages 10, 54, 57, and 76) in July to the area. None of us have ever snorkeled and I was told that Reef Teach is the place to go for lessons and other information about the GBR. Was I told correctly and, if so, do we need to make reservations? Thank you.
10 April 2015|
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Response from Reefteach | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Reef Teach offers talks about the Marine Life on the Great Barrier Reef but not actually lessons on how to snorkel. However, our staff can give helpful hints during the evening. The show is a... More
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