Coral Sea Dreaming - 2 Day Sailing Trip

The 2 day 1 night Coral Sea Dreaming Dive & Snorkel Adventure is a fantastic way to experience the beauty of the amazing Great Barrier Reef. Board a modern 60ft Ketch for two days of an intimate sailing adventure on the Great Barrier Reef creating memories that dreams are made of. Visit stunning reef locations including the outer reefs of Moore and Thetford as well as the Flynn and Milln Reefs which offer a number of snorkel and dive sites.

Coral Sea Dreaming is a perfect choice for those who enjoy diving, snorkelling and sailing. Enjoy a relaxed atmosphere with a maximum of 12 passengers, choose from private and shared cabin accommodation.


Linen bath towels and hot showers are provided for all guests.

Private Cabin: Bedding is 1 Double Bed. Maximum room capacity is 2 Adults.

Shared Cabin: Bedding is a Double Bed or Bunk Beds.


Day 1: Board the Ketch and depart Cairns, enjoying light refreshments before departure. Arrive at the Great Barrier Reef and snorkel or dive the colourful corals and tropical fish then relax over lunch. Continue to explore this natural wonder throughout the day with afternoon tea served before a leisurely dinner on the deck with views of the sunset and coral reef.

Day 2: Wake up to the beautiful sight of the reef and sip fresh tea or coffee before a refreshing morning swim, snorkel or dive. Depart for your next reef location, where a full breakfast will be served. The experienced crew select an ideal reef destination where you can relax on the deck of enjoy a number of water activities before lunch is served. After lunch depart the reef headed back to Cairns where you can assist the crew or just sit back and enjoy the view.


  • Captain with extensive local area knowledge
  • Experienced Dive Instructor
  • Onboard Hostess
  • Visit 9 different reefs


  • Specially prepared meals onboard
  • Special diets with advance notice
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
  • Morning & Afternoon Tea
  • Hot Showers
  • Fresh Linen
  • Fresh Towels
  • Wetsuits
  • Quality Snorkelling Equipment
  • Scuba Equipment all paid diving
  • Guided snorkel tours upon request
  • Return Transfers


Departs: 8.00am Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday from A02 Finger, Marlin Marina Cairns, (Directly behind Shangri-La Cairns & Pier Shopping) Boarding approximately 7.45 am

Transfer pick-ups: Northern Beaches (fee applies, payable direct) from 7.00 am & Cairns City from 7.30 am.

Returns: Approximately 4.00 pm Wednesday, Friday & Sunday

Additional Info

Children: Under the age of 12 receive child rate. This cruise is not recommended for children under 4 years
Excludes: Environmental Marine Charge (Reef Tax) payable direct
Other: Not suitable for children under 4 years, non swimmers or people with mobility issues.
Alcohol: You may bring your own alcohol on board providing no glass bottles, only cans of beer or small casks of wine etc. Refrigerator space is limited, small quantities only please
Bags: Small overnight bag only. Soft backpacks or similar and soft bags without wheels are best if possible
What to Bring: Sunscreen, hat, sun glasses, beach towel, (bath towel provided), small bag with your overnight kit (storage for excess baggage available)
Operated By: Coral Sea Dreaming Dive & Sail