There are no cruises to Lady Elliot Island from the mainland. The Island can only be accessed by air from either Hervey Bay, Bundaberg or the Gold Coast.You can do a day tour or stay overnight. Just remember that you cant dive and then fly on the same day but you can snorkel as much as you like. This means that if you want to join one of the dive cruises that you must have overnight accommodation.There are many interesting and enjoyable Lady Elliot Island glass bottom boat cruises on offer to those who wish to explore the many coral reefs in the area. There are package tours of Fraser and Lady Elliott Islands. Scuba diving trips in the clear waters of Lady Elliot Island operate all day every day, weather permitting and the island has qualified dive instructors and dive masters on staff.