Great Barrier Reef Tours to Fitzroy Island

Great Barrier Reef Tours to Fitzroy Island from Cairns, from only $84. 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.

  • Fitzroy Island Tour - Full Day

    Catamaran cruise only without lunch From $89

  • Activity Pass 1 - Fitzroy Full Day

    Full Day including Snorkeling gear, cruise transfers, ocean trampoline, limited use of paddle boards. Lunch is optional From $120 with lunch or $105 no lunch

  • Full Day Fitzroy Island Cruise with Glass Bottom Boat Tour

    Glass bottom boat including cruise transfers, ocean trampoline, limited use of paddle boards. Lunch is optional From $120 with lunch or $105 no lunch

  • Activity Pass 2 - Fitzroy Full Day

    All inclusive rate to Fitzroy Island with lunch, snorkel, glass bottom boat, ocean trampoline & limited use of paddle boards saves $23 per adult
    From $130 with lunch or $115 no lunch

  • 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.

    • Infants 0-3 years travel free but must be pre-booked
    • Discounted family rates for 2 adults and 2 children
    Whale Watching Cairns

    Cairns Whale Watching & Fitzroy Island

    Witness the spectacular migration of the majestic Humpback Whales off the coast of Cairns and enjoy time on one of Australia’s top ten beaches, Nudey Beach, at the picturesque Fitzroy Island.

    Lead by our qualified and passionate Marine Biologists, this informative half or full day tour provides captivating insights into whale anatomy, communication, diet, migratory patterns and population status..

    • Cairns Whale Watching Tours

      Whale watching tour including 2 or 4 hours free time at Fitzroy Island From $99

    • Cairns Whale Watching Tours - Local Rates

      Discounted whale watching tours for locals living between Townsville & Cooktown. Inclusing 2 or 4 hours free time at Fitzroy Island From $65

    • Despite our best efforts whale encounters can not be guaranteed and refunds not available in the event whales are not seen
    • Tours are weather dependent and may need to be cancelled or rescheduled at short notice
    • Valid local ID must be provided at check in or you will be asked to pay the difference. Passengers must live between Townsville & Cooktown to qualify

    Upto 40% Discount For Cairns Locals

    Fitzroy Island offers locals discounts of up to 40% 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.