Sailaway IV Low Isles Day Cruise

Sailaway invites you to relish this memorable day with exploring Great Barrier Reef aboard the Sailaway IV vessel. The Sailaway IV Low Isles Reef Day Cruise sets sail to Low Isles, a protected coral cay on the Great Barrier Reef. Be a castaway without being lost and experience the feeling of a remote tropical island with its white sand fringed by swaying coconut trees and surrounded by the coral laden azure waters. The islands are closely surrounded by 55 acres of coral reef making it the ideal location for snorkellers, bird watchers and nature lovers alike.

Sailaway ensures your enjoyment with small numbers and personal attention. The Sailaway catamaran moors in the sheltered blue lagoon for 5 hours. On this Great Barrier Reef tour, relax on the island, take the Island Heritage Walk, join the guided snorkel tour, take a trip on the glass bottom boat or laze on the deck after a superb buffet lunch.

A number of bird species reside on the island. On your Great Barrier Reef cruise of the Low Isles you may encounter pelicans, honeyeaters, white breasted wood swallows, mangrove kingfishers, reef egrets with sea eagles and ospreys wheeling overhead. The reef around Low Isles comprises of 150 species of hard corals and is dominated by 15 species of soft corals. Living amongst the corals in the blue lagoon are a large variety of reef fish including angelfish, damselfish, anemones, giant trevally, sweetlip, fusiliers and many green turtles are sighted daily.

This cruise is also available as an afternoon cruise aboard Sailaway V including the Sunset Sail.


  • Limited passenger numbers
  • High crew/passenger ratio
  • Personalised service
  • Luxury Sailing Catamaran from France
  • Island Access


  • Transfers from Port Douglas accom
  • Morning & afternoon tea
  • Snorkelling equipment
  • Snorkelling instruction
  • Guided snorkel tour
  • Tropical buffet lunch with prawns
  • Glass bottom boat viewing
  • Reef interpretation
  • Low Isles Heritage Walk
  • 4.5 hours at Tropical Low Isles


AM Cruise:
Operates: On a scheduled basis, please refer to operator
Departs: 8.30 am from The Reef Marina, Port Douglas.
Returns: Approximately 4.00 pm

PM Cruise aboard Sailaway V - includes Sunset Sail:
Operates: On a scheduled basis, please refer to operator
Departs: 1.00 pm from The Reef Marina, Port Douglas.
Returns: Approximately 6.30 pm

Additional Info

Excludes: Environment Management Charge of $7.00 per person payable onboard (price subject to change)
What to Bring: Towel, swimwear, sunscreen, hat, camera
Operated by: Sailaway Reef & Island Tours

Sailaway IV
Lighthouse Walk
Aerial Vessel
Back Vessel
Coral Viewer
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