Great Barrier Reef Tours to Fitzroy Island

Great Barrier Reef Tours to Fitzroy Island from Cairns, from only $79. Snorkeling off the beaches or explore the rainforest on a full day or half day cruise.

Family Great Barrier Reef Tours to Fitzroy Island

Full Day Great Barrier Reef Tours to Fitzroy Island

Fitzroy Island in the perfect Cairns tour for families, and the kids can learn to snorkel right off the beach. Rather than being confined to a boat, there is room to explore with rainforest walks, the ocean trampoline and beach hire options.

Departs Cairns at 9am aboard our fast catamaran for a 45 minute Great Barrier Reef Cruise, with your choice of return departure at 2:00pm or 4:00pm.

  • Full Day Fitzroy Island Tours

    Catamaran cruise only without lunch From $84

  • Full Day Fitzroy Island Snorkeling

    Snorkeling gear PLUS cruise, lunch and more From $114

  • Full Day Fitzroy Island Cruise with Glass Bottom Boat Tour

    Glass bottom boat PLUS cruise, lunch and more From $114

  • Full Day Fitzroy with Snorkelling AND Glass Bottom Boat

    All inclusive great adventures to Fitzroy Island with lunch saves $23 per adult
    From $124

  • Infants 0-3 years travel free but must be pre-booked
  • Discounted family rates for 2 adults and 2 children
Full Day Great Barrier Reef Tours to Fitzroy Island

Half Day Great Barrier Reef Tours to Fitzroy Island

More than just a Great Barrier Reef tour, Fitzroy island’s coral reefs and National Park have so much more for you to experience. Our short stay Fitzroy Island tour is a great budget choice for those with limited time, or who want to begin a tour from Cairns later in the day.

Departs Cairns at 11am aboard our fast catamaran for a 45 minute Great Barrier Reef Cruise, with 2 hours on the island before you return departure at 2:00pm.

  • Half Day Fitzroy Island Cruise

    Cruise without lunch saving $41 per family Book From $79

  • Half Day Fitzroy Island Snorkeling

    Snorkel gear PLUS cruise and lunch saves $48 Book From $114

  • Half Day Fitzroy Island with a Glass Bottom Boat Tour

    Glassy tour PLUS cruise and lunch saves $48 Book From $114

    • Infants 0-3 years travel free but must be pre-booked
    • Discounted family rates for 2 adults and 2 children
    Half Day Great Barrier Reef Tours to Fitzroy Island

    Fitzroy Island High Speed Thunderbolt Adventure

    Getting to Fitzroy Island is half the fun aboard the Thunderbolt, the FASTEST boat to the Great Barrier Reef.

    Departs Cairns at 10am with 4 hours to swim, snorkel and explore the beaches and rainforests on Fitzroy Island before departing the island at 2:30pm.

    For safety this tour is not suitable for children shorter than 120cm, anyone who is pregnant or has a back injury.

    • Fitzroy Island Thunderbolt

      Cruise only without lunch for children 8 years + From $84

    • Fitzroy Thunderbolt Snorkeling

      Snorkeling gear PLUS cruise, lunch and more From $114

    • Fitzroy Island Thunderbolt with Glass Bottom Boat Tour

      Glass bottom boat PLUS cruise, lunch and more From $114

    • Fitzroy Thunderbolt Snorkelling AND Glass Bottom Boat Tour

      All inclusive Activitiy Pass with lunch saves $23 From $124

    • Children must be 8 years and minimum height of 120cm or taller
    • Not suitable for anyone who is pregnant
    • Medical conditions including but not limited to; back, neck or spinal injuries, current or past heart conditions, whiplash
    • Seating and baggage restrictions apply

    33% Discounts For Cairns Locals

    Fitzroy Island offers locals discounts of up to 33% to Cairns locals or those who live in North Queensland with a postcode between 4810 – 4888.

    Come and see why Fitzroy Island is the favourite Great Barrier Reef holiday destination for Cairns Locals.

    View Fitzroy Island Locals Discounts

    Fitzroy Island National Park

    Unlike smaller coral cays or sandy islands on the Great Barrier Reef, Fitzroy was once part of mainland Australia. The island is largely untouched and protected as Fitzroy Island National Park, with walking tracks through the rainforest, heathland and open forest to Nudey Beach and the Summit.

     
     

    Nudey Beach #2 in list of Australia’s Best Beaches 2017

    Nudey Beach on Fitzroy Island is the #2 top-ranked spot on Brad Farmer’s list of Australia’s 101 Best Beaches for 2017.

    Mr Farmer said Nudey Beach is “probably the loveliest island we have where a lush, protected rainforest meets a colourful reef – and it’s the Great Barrier Reef”.

    The founder of Ocean Care Day and the Surfriders Foundation, Mr Farmer spent five months researching Australia’s 11,761 beaches to compile his list.

    Nudey Beach #2 on 101BestBeaches.com

    Fitzroy Island Great Barrier Reef Marine Park

    Over the last 6,000 years a fringing coral reef has formed around the island, and is home to numerous hard corals, soft corals and tropical fish species. These reefs are now protected as part as part of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, which stretches 2300km along the Queensland coastline.