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The Silver Series

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Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4044 9944
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Great Day Out to 3 Reef Sites - And we swam with Minke Whales!!

I went out with Silversonic on a day where there was about 20 knot winds and 2 metre waves, and I... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Jenni T
The outer reef is gorgeous, but this charter was horrible!

The outer reef is beautiful and an idyllic place to snorkel and dive but all of the beauty we were... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2018
Rose B
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

I went out with Silversonic on a day where there was about 20 knot winds and 2 metre waves, and I was impressed with how well the catamaran travelled over the open water. Once we arrived at the reef sites, the water was much calmer...More

Thank Jenni T
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

The outer reef is beautiful and an idyllic place to snorkel and dive but all of the beauty we were excited to experience was sullied by this well below average bunch of 'cowboys' running this charter. The charter was running late for departure and the...More

Thank Rose B
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

This was a very well run excursion and we loved the diving. We have gone diving several places in the Caribbean and Hawaii and this was done very professionally. The visibility isn't quite as good but the coral and swim throughs were absolutely magnificent!! We...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

The Silver Swift is a great way to dive the great barrier reef. They had both snorkel and scuba divers on board and managed the interests and time of both so neither really interfered with the other. The boat is beautiful with clean restrooms and...More

Thank 673jaya
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

I was traveling by myself and I felt a little self conscious to be alone but the staff were so kind to me that I felt like I was going with friends. On that day I was the only Japanese on board but there were...More

Thank WanderLady28
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

The Silver Sonic from Port Douglas was great. The staff were funny and friendly. The passages numbers are also smaller so the boat isn’t crowded. The equipment they gave out was fairly new. Coming into stinger season they give everyone a Lycra suit. We went...More

Thank Matt H
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

This was my first time scuba diving Great Barrier Reef. After doing my research on finding the best dive operator to cater my need. I chose Silver Series. And I did not regret it. The crews were really professional, I knew I was in good...More

Thank hazel_1509
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Did the day trip on the Great Barrier Reef on a cloudy rough day. Overall the trip was good, considering the weather. The service and professionalism is excellent and the area that they took us to was fantastic! I have snorkelled many times and once...More

Thank Jo W
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Family day on the GBR - its never cheap to have the family go to the reef for the day so its important that you get looked after -this trips a bit more than most in cost Snorkelling was good, at 4 different sites, some...More

Thank scott y
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Really professional organisation, they know their stuff and are prepared for whatever! Our trip out was a bit choppy but they had motion sickness pills at the ready, for example. Good reef snorkeling (I didn't dive) and good food on board. Bring your own towel....More

Thank R M
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