Details at a glance

Opening hours

Please be advised the Cruise Whitsundays Great Barrier Reef Adventure is currently unavailable and is scheduled to resume on Monday, 22nd May.

Operates daily (subject to weather).


Adult - $245.00
Child (aged 4-14) - $120.00
Family (2 adults and 2 children) - $657.00

Delicious buffet lunch, morning and afternoon tea. Stinger suits and snorkel equipment is included. Tours on the semi-submersible are also free of charge.
Sights and highlights
Snorkel (or dive) around colourful and renowned Hardy Reef. All guests are provided with snorkelling equipment to explore the easy to follow snorkelling trails. 

Enjoy the many ways to experience the reef even if you don't want to get wet. Take a tour on the semi-submarine, sit back in the large 50 seat underwater viewing chamber or look down into the Groper viewing hole.  

You’re supplied with quality equipment - including hygienically sealed mouthpieces, stinger suits and wetsuits, which allow for protection, warmth and buoyancy. 

Take a guided snorkelling tour to learn more about the reef.
Sample itinerary
8.30am - Check in at the Cruise Whitsundays office at the Marina Village
9.00am - Depart Hamilton Island Marina
11.00 - Arrive at Reefworld
12.00pm – 2.00pm - Lunch served
2.45pm - Depart Reefworld
5.00pm - Arrive back at Hamilton Island Marina
What to bring
Cash or credit card for extra snacks, drinks or souvenirs.
Light jacket or warm clothes for after swimming.
Booking information
Bookings are essential. Please visit the Tour Desk or call 07 4946 8305.
How to get there
Catamaran departs from the Cruise Whitsundays jetty located opposite the ice cream parlour on the marina side of the island. Marina arm A1.
Terms and Conditions

Divers are required to fill out a medical questionnaire to ensure general fitness. All divers over 55 years of age will require a medical certificate stating they’re fit to dive and this must be completed before you leave for the cruise. Minimum age for scuba is 12 years. Please note that smoking is permitted on the top deck and only while the vessel is docked at Reefworld.

Cancellation policy

If your booking is cancelled within 24 to 48 hours notice, 50% of the ticket price will be forfeited.
If your booking is a no show or cancelled less than 24 hours notice, 100% of the ticket price will be forfeited.

The information above should be used as a guide only. Activity/tour details, prices and timings are subject to change at any time.