All about the 1 Day Silverswift Dive and Snorkel Adventure

This is an active day all about being in the water for your dive or snorkel adventure of a lifetime! You'll explore spectacular coral formations and underwater gardens awash with vibrantly coloured marine creatures as you visit three different outer reef sites at Flynn, Pellowe, Milln and/or Thetford Reefs. Locations vary with the day's conditions however each site is chosen for visual impact, ecological diversity and the challenge of discovery.

If you are a first time diver you can take the plunge in complete confidence with an experienced dive instructor by your side. Enjoy up to 2 dives introductory dives on this day tour from Cairns.

Onboard, our friendly crew will encourage you to relax and enjoy Silverswift's comforts and in between water activities there's a delicious lunch for hungry adventurers. The spacious deck areas are great to bask in some sunshine or share a refreshing drink from the licenced bar and tales of your adventures.

1 Day Silverswift Dive and Snorkel Adventure Itinerary - 1 days

  • 1 Day Great Barrier Reef
    Imagine entering an underwater world of vibrant colour and exotic marine life… ready to whisk you away for a day of fun and adventure on the outer Great Barrier Reef, Silverswift is a luxury 29 metre catamaran custom-designed for the thrill of diving and snorkelling.

    Perfect for small groups of adventure-minded people, it’s an active day all about being in the water and discovering the living natural wonders of the Great Barrier Reef. You’ll have 5 hours at the reef to explore spectacular coral formations and underwater gardens awash with vibrantly coloured marine creatures as you visit three different outer reef sites at Flynn, Pellowe, Milln and/or Thetford Reefs, each chosen for visual and ecological diversity.

    ADVENTURE SNORKELLING: Snorkel briefs are conducted at each site and a guided snorkel tour is included in your day.
    INTRODUCTORY DIVING: No prior experience is necessary and first time introductory divers can take the plunge in complete confidence with an experienced dive instructor by your side.
    CERTIFIED DIVERS can experience up to three dives at three different sites. All dives are guided to maximize your experience.
    On board, your friendly crew will encourage you to relax and enjoy the vessel’s comforts, and of course, a delicious hot and cold tropical buffet lunch for hungry adventurers.

    Silverswift also features spacious sundeck areas, hot freshwater showers, change rooms and full bar facilities.

    The large dive and snorkel platform provides easy water access for all water activities.

    With a state-of-the-art ride control system, a smooth journey is ensured, even when travelling at up to 32 knots. Aboard Silverswift you will be travelling in comfort and style.

    Silverswift is accredited with Advanced Ecotourism Certification.

    Your Day Includes:

    Return Silverswift cruise from Cairns
    Morning and afternoon teas.
    Hot and cold tropical smorgasbord lunch.
    Snorkelling equipment provided (mask, snorkel and fins).
    Snorkel brief at each site.
    Qualified lifeguard supervision.
    Equipment for divers provided, including wetsuit.
    Guided Snorkel Tour.
    Prescription masks available at no additional cost.
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This guided excursion with Silverswift departs daily from Cairns to the Great Barrier Reef, where snorkeling and diving are on the agenda.

1 Day Silverswift Dive and Snorkel Adventure Price information
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Price

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Tour code: SS1
$216
Snorkeller
$273
Certified Dive (1 per person)
$293
Certified Dive (2 per person)
$308
Certified Dive (3 per person)
$293
Introductory Dive (1 per person)
$360
Introductory Dive (2 per person)
Local fees payable
$6.50
Local Payment

Departure information

Starts

8.30am daily except 25 Dec. from the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal Spence Street, Cairns, Australia
Board from 8am – returns 4.30pm.

Ends
Cairns


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Important Notes

Things you need to know about this tour
  • A Government Environmental Management Charge (EMC) of $6.50 is paid direct.
  • Transfers to/from Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns are not included. Transfer from Cairns are $22. Transfers from Northern Beaches are $28.

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