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Green Island

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Green Island, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 3300
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish” (314 reviews)
“day trip” (193 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Green Island, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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+61 7 4031 3300
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"glass bottom boat"
in 261 reviews
"fish"
in 314 reviews
"day trip"
in 193 reviews
"sea grass"
in 27 reviews
"nice island"
in 16 reviews
"outer reef"
in 94 reviews
"the great barrier reef"
in 115 reviews
"semi submarine"
in 26 reviews
"snorkel gear"
in 22 reviews
"full day tour"
in 27 reviews
"marine life"
in 46 reviews
"boat ride"
in 34 reviews
"swimming pool"
in 23 reviews
"buffet lunch"
in 19 reviews
"stinger suits"
in 18 reviews
"fitzroy island"
in 16 reviews
"turtles"
in 259 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

An experience on a small busy island where you can get away from the crowds and embrace nature and look swim or dive onto the reef

Thank richard f
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We loved this! A great way for our 4yo to see the reef. We went over with green island tours on the reef rocket. It was great. We have good sea legs but I saw a few unwell guests. I did the sea walk which...More

Thank Amy P
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We did a day tripmto green island and went on the glass bottom bits gut to see done gush snd bug gush myself and a turttke

Thank Amanda P
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We took advantage of a luxury escapes package for our family, 2 Adults and 2 Children. Green island is beautiful and the rooms were more than adequate, friendly staff across the entire resort. Spending 5 nights is enough though and probably 1 or 2 too...More

Thank Andrew E
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Don’t recommend the trip there at all. Not much to see. Packed with rude tourists who spit, push you out of the way for their photos without even trying to speak English or being polite and are just hogs in every way! What a waste...More

Thank Ness A
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The island is a great day out it has great activities avaliable, however it is very over crowded so be prepared for a loud experience and what ever you do stay away from the greens buffet we booked this in the ticket price, its expensive...More

Thank Doru79
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This island might have been enchanting once...but not now. It is the mooring for vast catamarans disgorging up to 400 people for several hours to 'explore' the reef. The jetty leads one to the 'centre' of the 'resort' with fast food outlets and tatty souvenir...More

1  Thank freespirit1950
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The cruise trip from Cairns to the Green Island itself is very enjoyable.After reaching Green Island I did some swimming which was exhilarating. Looking at the unique great barrier coral reefs and the shoal of exotic fish was a lifetime experience . Both the glass...More

Thank MKBP
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Reviewed 6 days ago

For some reason this is a "Must See" destination for Chinese. They have a different culture, lack of respect of personal space, pushing and crowding. People who have written reviews with complaints, complain about them. I would not visit at or near the time of...More

Thank Cynthia A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The island is a nice place. This was the second time we have visited Green Island Resort (first time before having children). Despite the overbearing tourists often from one particular demographic, it is a relaxing place. The noticeable difference this time vs the first time...More

1  Thank S C
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730matthew
27 January 2018|
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Response from delboy99 | Reviewed this property |
When there in January we went into the water without any suits; there were no warnings otherwise, I presume at the time all was deemed safe; however there is a kiosk on the Island where you can hire snorkel sets & suits... More
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Mikepty
2 November 2017|
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Response from lipsandnik | Reviewed this property |
If you go to Green Island - around the old underwater observatory (beach side) at the jetty you will see 'Nemo'. There is a lot of coral, fish and rays. Green Island also has the largest Crocodile in captivity. Feeding... More
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Eliza C
8 September 2017|
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Response from sherylentwisle | Reviewed this property |
Hi The ferry operators have offices at the wharf itself - my experience is that the tour operators often have tickets for longer than the ferry companies, so you may need to go two days in advance or be prepared to go for... More
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