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Ocean Spirit Cruises

Reef Fleet Terminal 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 1800 079 080
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Reef Fleet Terminal 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 1800 079 080
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can give yourself an aneurysm reading too many reviews in choosing which operation to take you out to the reef. There are so many variables. We were interested in Ocean Spirit for a few reasons. All of the basics were included - marine biologist...More

Thank Reg D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at the reef terminal and checked in received our ticket to board the ship. A large boat, you can sit indoors on lounges, outside or on the deck. As you arrive, tea, coffee, muffins and focaccia are available. The boat departs as we...More

Thank aroundtheclockfoodie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow what a day we had , it began at 8.30am on board with Coffee and muffins,the a two hour cruise to Michaelmas Cay ,,, On arrival is was all systems go, dive boat ready , the snorkel boat ready, and thee Glass bottom boat...More

Thank Nutcracker44
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ocean Spirit today from the Cairns cruise terminal. Fabulous day. This cruise is extremely well organised, yummy food at regular intervals all day... Loved the buffet lunch! Informative presentation as you head the 47 km out to reef. Efficient management of the diving and snorkelling...More

Thank juliedorothea2853
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Positives:- excellent service on a very stable boat that was not too noisy and had plenty of space. Nice be it briefly when a sail was set. The snorkelling setup is outstanding. The beach makes it very safe for novices like my teenage daughter. She...More

Thank Wayne P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose Ocean Spirit because it stopped at Michaelmas Quay which is a beach and bird sanctuary. Also because it has a maximum of 150 passengers on board. There were around 100 on the day we went. The staff were so friendly and professional. My...More

Thank Didge432
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I recently went on a Ocean Spirit Cruise and absolutely loved it. The staff were friendly, attentive and most helpful. The overall experience was great. The included lunch was good and Michaelmas Cay, well it was spectacular, with all the birds (as...More

Thank Adrian C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife, 2 school age children and I took this excursion a week ago. Excellent time. To see the Great Barrier Reef and snorkel it is amazing. Very calm water. The equipment they give you does the job, life jackets for floating and the Lyrica...More

Thank Scott T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a very pleasant day trip to taste the Great Barrier Reef. Good facilities on the boat, pleasant helpful staff, weather (which was very wet in Cairns) cleared up on the reef so we snorkelled happily. Also the glass bottom boat was much better...More

Thank Hacketteer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So glad we chose Ocean Spirit - it's a world class experience and one we'll always remember. Travelling with teens can be tough - they're hard to impress and need plenty of space - but our 2 boys were blown away by this trip. The...More

Thank hetty p
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Steve K
25 March 2017|
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Response from GACustServiceManager | Property representative |
Good afternoon. I think there is a mix up between the Ocean Spirit cruise and the Silver Swift trip. Both are run by Great Adventures. Ocean Spirit goes to one and only location: Michaelmas Cay. Ideal for those wanting to... More
30 January 2017|
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Response from GACustServiceManager | Property representative |
Good afternoon, the Great Adventures vessels (Ocean Spirit) depart from the Cairns Marina (picking up boarding pass inside the reef fleet terminal) which is about 10 minutes walk from Cairns cruise ship dock. Enjoy your trip.