Reef Encounter Itinerary

Day One 

7.30am
Board the transfer vessel ‘Reef Experience’ at Cairns Marlin Marina for breakfast, check-in and your journey to Reef Encounter

9.30am
Arrive onboard Reef Encounter for your ‘Welcome & Safety Talk’ before being shown to your room to settle in and relax

10.30am
 Water Session: Time to snorkel for all guests before lunch

12.00
Lunch is served in the dining saloon

13.00
Water Briefings: Certified Diver Briefings / Try Scuba Diving Briefings / Snorkel Adventure Briefings

13.30
 Water Session: Scuba dive or snorkel time

15:30
 Water Session: Scuba dive or snorkel time. Glass bottom boat tour available upon request

Summer

18:00
Dinner is served in the dining saloon

18:45
Night Dive Briefings

19:00
 Night dive commences for all those scuba diving

Winter

17:30
Night Scuba Dive Briefings

18:00
 Night dive commences for all those scuba diving

19:15
Dinner is served in the dining saloon

20:00
Dessert is served in the dining saloon

Full Day On the Reef

Diving:

3 x Day Scuba Dives+ 1 x Night

Snorkeling:

Unlimited

6.00am
Wake-up call for the early morning dive and snorkel session

6:30am
 Water Session: Sunrise scuba dive or snorkel time. Glass bottom boat tour available upon request

7:30am
Breakfast is served in the dining saloon

8:30am
 Water Session: Scuba Dive or Snorkel Time

10:30am
Water Session: Scuba Dive or Snorkel Time

12:00
Lunch is served in the dining saloon

13:30
Water Session: Scuba Dive or Snorkel Time

15:30
 Water Session: Scuba dive or snorkel time. Glass bottom boat tour available upon request

Summer

18:00
Dinner is served in the dining saloon

18:45
Night Scuba Dive Briefings

19:00
 Night Scuba  dive commences for all those scuba diving

Winter

17:30
Night Scuba Dive Briefings

18:00
 Night Scuba dive commences for all those scuba diving

19:15
Dinner is served in the dining saloon

20:00
Dessert is served in the dining saloon

Final Day

Diving:

2 x Day Scuba Dives

Snorkeling:

Unlimited

6.00am
Wake-up call for the early morning Scuba dive and snorkel session

6:30am
Water Session: Sunrise scuba dive or snorkel time. Glass bottom boat tour available upon request

7:30am
Breakfast is served in the dining saloon

8:30am
Water Session: Scuba Dive or Snorkel Time

10:30am
Water Session: Scuba Dive or Snorkel Time

12:00
Lunch is served in the dining saloon

13:30
 Water Session: Snorkel only session available to passengers before departure

14:45
Departing passengers board the transfer vessel ‘Reef Experience’ for the journey back to Cairns. Complimentary wine, cheese and biscuits served on the return journey

16:30
Approximate arrival time to the Cairns Marlin Marina

Note: Reef Encounter Itinerary may change based on weather conditions and other circumstances