The Port Douglas Reef Cruise and Aboriginal Dinner Show package is the perfect way to experience two UNESCO world heritage listed sites, Australia’s Great Barrier Reef and The Daintree Rainforest.

This Port Douglas Reef Cruise and Aboriginal Dinner Show package can be done in any order, giving you the flexibility and freedom to customise your holiday.

What is included in your Port Douglas Reef Cruise and Aboriginal Dinner Show package?

Port Douglas Reef Cruise

Set out on a full day adventure on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef departing from Port Douglas!

Spend an entire day at Australia’s Great Barrier Reef and have the opportunity to explore magnificent corals and encounter a multitude of tropical marine life in their natural habitat.

Swim straight off the boat into a natural wonderland. Enjoy over 5 hours at the Great Barrier Reef and visit 3 different locations throughout the day.

Different options are available for snorkelers, introductory divers and certified divers alike. Please contact us directly for dive option upgrades.

Tour Highlights & Inclusions

  • Return coach transfer from Port Douglas accommodation
  • Return Silversonic cruise from Port Douglas
  • Up to 5 hours at Australia’s Great Barrier Reef
  • Visit 3 different reef sites
  • Scrumptious morning tea including focaccias and muffin cakes on boarding, Afternoon tea cakes, cheese & biscuits.
  • Hot and cold tropical buffet lunch.
  • Reef Interpretation.
  • Snorkelling equipment (mask, snorkel and fins).
  • Guided Snorkel Tour
  • Snorkel brief at each site.
  • Qualified lifeguard supervision.
  • Equipment for divers provided, including wetsuit.
  • Hot freshwater showers.
  • Prescription masks available at no additional cost.
  • Lycra suits included
  • Reef Levy included

Tour Itinerary

  • 07:30 – Check-in at Quicksilver Reservations Counter located inside the Reef Marina for your boarding passes.
  • 08:15 – Vessel boarding commences. Complimentary morning tea/breakfast served.
  • 08:30 – Depart Port Douglas marina for the Outer Barrier Reef.

On the outward journey, certified and introductory dive briefings begin.

  • 10:15 – Arrive at first reef location.

Divers gear up, while snorkellers’ site briefing begins.

Get ready to view the beauty of this natural wonder!

  • 11:30 – Silversonic departs for second reef location.

Option for introductory divers and certified divers to do a second dive.

Snorkellers site briefing.

  • 12:00 – Tropical hot and cold buffet lunch served in the air conditioned cabin.
  • 13:40 – Silversonic departs for third reef location.

Snorkellers are once again briefed as to the best areas to snorkel.

Guided Snorkel Tour

Option for certified divers to do a third dive or second introductory dive.

  • 15:00 – Depart the Great Barrier Reef
  • 16:30 – Approximate Arrival time at Port Douglas Marina
  • 16:55 – Coaches depart for accommodation

What To Bring

    • Your camera.
    • Swimming costume & towel.
    • Hat, sunscreen & shirt.
    • Certification Card for Certified Divers.
    • Cash for drinks at the bar, credit card for additional dives.

Available for Hire:

  • Underwater digital cameras available for hire.
  • Professional underwater photo and video service on board.

Important Information for Scuba Diving

We have a passion to show you Australia’s Great Barrier Reef so please make sure you understand the scuba diving laws.

Queensland, Australia has some of the strictest scuba diving rules in the world but also the safest scuba diving record.   We are regulated by the Queensland Government Code of Practice and comply with all rules including medical as is the law.

To avoid disappointment on your day of travel we strongly recommend that all of our passengers complete our dive medical questionnaire prior to booking as some medical conditions, age and / or medications may prevent you from scuba diving.

It is always our mission to provide our passengers with the very best Great Barrier Reef experience.

Medical Questionnaire

We are very happy to help you with any questions you may have.   Please Contact our office on 07 4037 2700 or email us at [email protected],

Or alternatively, you may like to consult your own Doctor for a Dive Medical using the Australian Standard Forms ‘AS.4005.1

Flying after Scuba Diving

For a single no decompression scuba dive, you should not fly or go to altitude for at least 18 hours after a scuba dive.  For multiple dives you should not fly for 24 hours after your last dive.  If Skydiving or Hot Air Ballooning you must wait 24 hours after your dive.  We recommend waiting a minimum 24 hours whenever possible

Aboriginal Cultural and Dining Experience

Immerse yourself in ancient Australian Aboriginal culture through Australia’s only rainforest dining experience.

Enjoy an abundant dinner of locally sourced and inspired cuisine while seated within the magnificent Daintree rainforest. Whilst savouring your delicious dinner, you will also have the chance to delight in a truly authentic Aboriginal performance of storytelling, didgeridoo, and song.

Take delight in an alternative Port Douglas dining option and relish the opportunity to connect with Australia’s oldest living people through this truly unique experience.

Vegetarian and other special dietary requirements on request minimum three (3) working days prior.

What's Included

  • Return coach transfers
  • Flaming arrival & candle lit forest
  • Pre-dinner drinks with hors d’oeuvres & sparkling wine
  • Seven dish plattered banquet served to the table
  • Dessert accompanied by Tableland Coffee and Daintree Tea
  • Australian sparkling wine, Australian white & red wine, beer & soft drinks
  • Aboriginal cultural performance featuring didgeridoo, singing & story telling
  • Cover from the rain gods under a black silk and velvet lined marquee with crystal & budlight chandeliers, and other vital conveniences to ensure comfort.
  • Shared tables so guests may meet other intrepid travellers

Tour Itinerary

  • The experience runs from 7:30pm – 10:30pm plus transfer time from your hotel

What To Bring

  • A jacket for the cooler months
  • Flat comfortable shoes
  • An open mind and a sense of fun!

Important Information

  • Self drive to the venue is not permitted, return transfers are included
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