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Island Diver

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| E Finger Marlin Marina, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Unfriendly & Focused on your Wallet

I want to start of by naming the positives. The reef is worth an experience and snorkeling there... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Niklas R
Not the best gear

While I enjoyed my time in the water not everything about the tour was great. The negative things... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Natasha0606
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ISLAND DIVER - BARRIER REEF DAY TOUR Ideal for experienced & first time snorkellers & divers Small groups – maximum 50 people Outer Reef pristine sites - Sudbury & Briggs Reef Tropical food & drinks included Full tuition on snorkelling & diving Free snorkel tour
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“sand island” (4 reviews)
“sand bar” (3 reviews)
“intro dive” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| E Finger Marlin Marina, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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"sand island"
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"sand bar"
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"intro dive"
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"captain mark"
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"fraser island"
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"amazing weather"
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"the great barrier reef"
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"fish"
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"food was fine"
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"friendly crew"
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"crew members"
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"great company"
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"small boat"
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"fantastic trip"
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"day trip"
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"marine life"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I want to start of by naming the positives. The reef is worth an experience and snorkeling there was great. Additionally to the snorkling, I booked one introductory dive (like almost all other 50 people on the boat). The diving experience was not fun for...More

Thank Niklas R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While I enjoyed my time in the water not everything about the tour was great. The negative things include the cleanliness of the ship and the gear as well as the condition of the gear. Most of the wetsuits had huge holes in them and...More

Thank Natasha0606
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

I was looking forward to dive in the great barrier reef as the most expected moment of my east coast trip, but diving with this company was REALLY REALLY disappointing. To begin with, the wetsuits provided are so old that all got big holes in...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

After doing the Fraser Island and whitsundays I didnt expect for too much becouse they both was overpriced and dissapointing But I must say that the snorkeling and the diving was absolutely Amazing!! I saw a turtle and a shark and it made my day!...More

Thank Esti F
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I went out on this trip with trepidation. Although I am a PADI certified diver, I hadn’t dove for 30 years and when I left on the boat I still hadn’t decided if I wanted to dive or just snorkel. The staff were all great...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Firstly, I want to say how amazing the day was and how great 90% of the staff were on this tour, they kept everyone full of energy and the mood light and fun. However when carrying out my scuba dive I expressed my anxieties to...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Booked via an agent this boat appealed to us it’s maximum capacity was 30 people. On the day roughly about 22-24 passengers plus multiple crew members. All staff were really friendly and experienced. The boat itself was nicer than we had imagined with plenty of...More

1  Thank Luli R
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

I booked through a travel agency right on the port of Cairns, and this company was the only one still available at the time so I went with them. There was basically no information given by the agent who I purchased the package from, which...More

Thank AJ K
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

I did a day trip which consisted of 2 intro dives (had to pay $60 extra for the second while on board). It was a group about 25 of us and 2 dive instructors so the wait was not bad at all! And, while waiting,...More

1  Thank AAATravel2017
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

-Professional and organized trip to the great barrier reef. -They explained everything and made all the divers feel safe -If you are certificated diver the places where we went to dive are not very good, a few live corals and fish -But in general was...More

Thank Alfredo H
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