Day Trips

Sunkist Certified Diver Day Trip

$190AUD Includes all levies, taxes and charges.

Departing daily from the Marlin Marina, Gate E, M.V.Sun-Kist travels via Fitzroy island on the way to the true Outer Great Barrier Reef. Please be at the boat by 7:30 am for a 8:00 am departure.

Each day we visit a reef  from a choice of Milln, Briggs, Moore and Thetford Reefs - About two (2) hours, approximately 40 nautical miles (70 kilometers) from the coast of Cairns.

Our experienced Reef Team - selected for their local knowledge and love of the Cairns region and the ocean - will help you discover the best snorkel and dive sites available from Cairns.

We visit TWO (2) Outer Barrier Reef sites each day, You can see all the marine life at one of our sites and we have lots to offer. Hard Coral, Soft Coral, Clams, Nemo, Dori, Sting rays, hundreds of smaller reef fish, reef sharks and turtles - just to name a few.

Includes lunch and afternoon tea and all required dive gear (dive computer included).

Reef Team dive guides are available for an extra cost. $15 per person per dive.

The AUD $190 Certified dive is for 1 ( ONE ) certified dive. A second dive is available and you are welcome to pay onboard for the second dive. A second dive is valued at AUD $40. 

Trip Itinerary

7:30am Meet at 'E' Finger, Marlin Marina, for departure

Transfer to the outer Great Barrier Reef, via Fitzroy Island


Arrive at first reef dive site


First snorkel / dive session

12 noon



Second snorkel / dive session

Depart for Cairns, via Fitzroy Island

Please note: For the comfort, pleasure and safety of all passengers and crew all schedules, reef sites and number of dive sessions are planned on the day, subject to weather and other conditions by the Master of the Vessel.