Our Reef Tour and Packages

Family Day Trip Compass Cruises

Family Day Trip Compass Cruises

Travel on our budget family day tour to the Great Barrier Reef with Compass Cruises and enjoy the magic of the outer Great Barrier Reef...more information

Great Barrier Reef Budget Cruise

Great Barrier Reef Budget Cruise

Great Barrier Reef Budget cruise with Compass Cruises. Travel on the basic package and tailor your day by selecting the activities you wish! It's Cairns...more information

Reef Cruise and Waterfalls

Reef Cruise and Waterfalls

3 Day Reef Cruise and Waterfalls Package 1 day Great Barrier Reef Snorkel Cruise - 2 Day overnight tour exploring the Atherton Tablelands

Family Day Trip Compass Cruises

Family Day Trip Compass Cruises

Travel on our budget family day tour to the Great Barrier Reef with Compass Cruises and enjoy the magic of the outer Great Barrier Reef...more information

Budget Buster

Budget Buster

On a budget? Well check out our "Budget Buster Package! Just because you are on a budget doesn't mean you have to miss out on...more information

Reef, Bungy and ATV Adventure Package

Reef, Bungy and ATV Adventure Package

Great Barrier Reef, Bungy and ATV Adventure package Embark on this Great Barrier Reef, Bungy and ATV Adventure Package for an action filled 2 days...more information

Cairns Reef, Raft and Rainforest (3 Days)

Cairns Reef, Raft and Rainforest (3 Days)

Reef, raft and rainforest with this incredible 3 day package tour! See the highlights Cairns tropical North has to offer with an adventure filled itinerary...more information

Cairns Reef, Raft and Rainforest (3 Days)

Cairns Reef, Raft and Rainforest (3 Days)

Reef, raft and rainforest with this incredible 3 day package tour! See the highlights Cairns tropical North has to offer with an adventure filled itinerary...more information

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The best Budget Tour in Cairns

Escape for an unforgettable day to The Great Barrier Reef onboard Compass Cruises in Cairns. Snorkel at TWO Outer Barrier Reef locations amongst fantastic coral formations teeming with colourful tropical fish and an abundance of exotic marine life. Relax on the huge sundeck, see the reef from the glass bottom boat or go scuba diving! Scuba diving on the reef is available for all levels of experience. If you’ve never tried scuba diving before, try the FREE SCUBA demonstration first with our expert crew.

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Your Reef Day Tour Includes:


  • Two spectacular locations
  • Unlimited Snorkelling
  • Free Scuba Diving Demonstration
  • Up to 5 hours at the reef
  • Delicious Buffet Lunch
  • Snorkelling Equipment
  • Boomnetting (weather permitting)
  • Wine, cheese & biscuits on return
  • Complimentary tea & coffee
  • Experienced & helpful crew

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