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Reef Fleet Terminal, Marlin Marina, 1 Spence St Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Passions of Paradise uses a 25 metre high-performance catamaran to take visitors on a snorkel, dive and sailing day trip from Cairns to the Great Barrier Reef. Visiting two unique locations, Michaelmas Cay and Paradise Reef, fantastic opportunity to dive and snorkel with turtles, and see many colourful fish and amazing varieties of coral.

Passions of ParadiseVessel Deck

Included in Your Day:

  • Return cruise from Cairns Marlin Marina
  • Air conditioned saloon
  • A snorkeling instructor and FREE tuition
  • A tropical buffet lunch of hot and cold dishes *
  • Masks, snorkels, fins and scuba diving equipment.
  • Two unique destinations
  • Free floatation vests to aid non swimmers
  • Free guided snorkel tour
  • Morning tea and Afternoon tea
  • An on-board marine naturalist presentation
  • 10 minute FREE SCUBA diving demonstration
Optional Extras:

  • Introductory and certified scuba diving
  • Glass bottom boat tour
  • Wetsuits and sun suits
  • Underwater digital camera hire
  • Prescription masks *
  • T-shirts, assorted quality beers, wine and soft drinks.

* Let us know in advance if you need a prescription mask, are a vegetarian or vegan, so they can cater for your needs on your trip.

Michaelmas CayParadise Reef

Departure Details and What to Bring

  • Departs every day excluding New Years Day & Cyclonic conditions
  • Maximum 80 passengers
  • Check in is at their counter at the Reef Fleet Terminal, Marlin Marina at around 7:45 am for 8 am departure.
  • Bring, hat, sunscreen, bathing gear, sunglasses, towel, etc. as you would for travelling to the beach.
  • They have credit card facilities on the boat.
  • French & German Speaking Crew available on request

SnorkellingGlass Bottom Boat


» Costings

Michaelmas Cay & Paradise Reef Day Cruise 2013-2014-2015
Adult $159
Child 4-14yrs $109
0-3yrs FREE

» $10 Reef Levy per person / per day is included in the rate.

** All costings are valid till 31 March 2015

Intro DivingCertified Diving


Optional Extras Cost
Passions 1st Dive (Introductory or Certified)
– Dive medical document to be completed on board
Passions 2nd Dive (Introductory or Certified)
– Certified dive subject to availability
Prescription Masks $10
Wetsuit/Stinger Suits $7
Glass Bottom Boat Tour $20
Accommodation Transfers $14
Cairns City
Northern Beaches

* Prices are subject to change.

Coral Reef FishSea Turtle

Opening Hours
07:00 - 16:00
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