Low Isles is an uninhabited coral cay within a lagoon of coral gardens about 15 kilometres off the tropical Queensland coast, north east of Port Douglas. Access to this tiny island in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park is strictly limited to ensure preservation of its marine treasures. The coral abounds with fish of incredible colour and other marine creatures including turtles. This Great Barrier Reef day tour is made easy with the Quicksilver Waverdancer Low Island Cruise, and is perfect for singles, couples, families and groups.
Wavedancer is Quicksilver's 30 metre luxury sailing catamaran, with large deck areas and an air-conditioned lounge with a fully licensed bar. It offers the excitement of big ship sailing with the ultimate in comfort. Snorkel, swim, view the coral from a glass bottom boat, or experience a beach walk with a marine biologist.
9.30am: This Great Barrier Reef cruise starts with complimentary morning tea/coffee on boarding. For your safety, hot drinks are not served once the vessel is underway. Passengers are required to be onboard the vessel 15 minutes before departure.
9.45am: An informative Marine Biologist presentation is shown in the main cabin.
10.00am: Wavedancer departs The Reef Marina for Low Isles.
10.30am: A snorkelling demonstration is conducted during the journey to Low Isles.
11.15am: Wavedancer arrives at Low Isles and your activities commence. The coral viewer and shuttle vessels leave for the island and continue to run throughout the day. Your snorkelling equipment is available form the storage containers on the foredeck of Wavedancer. It is recommended that you conduct all snokelling from the island. The guided snorkelling tour operates from the island.
12.00 noon: Lunch is served. Enjoy your tropical buffet. Bar operates throughout the day.
1.30pm: A guided beach walk is conducted by a Marine Biologist from the shuttle boarding area on the beach.
2.45pm: Last shuttle leaves the island to return passengers to the vessel. Afternoon tea is served.
4.30pm: Arrival at The Reef Marina, Port Douglas.
Departs: 9.30am daily from The Reef Marina, Port Douglas
Transfers: Coach Transfers are available from Port Douglas, Cairns and Northern Beaches
Children: Child rates apply for children 4-14 years. Family rates available (2A2C)
What to Bring: Camera, swimming costume and a beach towel, hat sunscreen and a shirt for sun protection
Operated By: Quicksilver Connections