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Ocean Safari

Ocean Safari

Snorkle the pristine Great Barrier Reef.

Join Ocean Safari for an exhilarating ride to snorkel the pristine untouched Great Barrier Reef off the Daintree Coast at Cape Tribulation. The Ocean Safari vessel takes a maximum of 25 passengers allowing you to experience tropical paradise and the pleasure of a small group. The vessel is based on the original design of a rescue craft and is a rigid inflatable boat driven by 700hp engines.

Things to do

Ocean Safari Half Day Eco Tour

Ocean Safari offers an exhilarating ride to snorkel the pristine untouched Great Barrier Reef off the Daintree Coast at Cape Tribulation. This half day eco tour visits two different snorkel destinations, each with an extraordinary array of marine life and coral species. After a fast 25 minute ride, guests are ready to snorkel two fabulous locations at Mackay and Undine Reefs. On most days the rainforest can be seen along the mainland beach whilst snorkelling the Great Barrier Reef, home to an abundance of marine life as well as beautiful hard and soft corals. The tour begins at Cape Tribulation beach where guests board the vessel bound for the tropical waters of the Great Barrier Reef. The Ocean Safari vessel takes a maximum of 25 passengers allowing guests to experience tropical paradise and the pleasure of a small group. The vessel is based on the original design of a rescue craft and is a rigid inflatable boat driven by 700hp engines. The experienced Skipper and Eco Host ensure the trip is filled with fun and appreciation of the Great Barrier Reef and the coastal rainforest of the Daintree, two world heritage areas side by side. Magical memories like these sometimes only happen once in a lifetime. Ocean Safari has Advanced Eco Accreditation

2 Trips Deal

Ocean Safari offers a special package with sister company, Ocean Rafting, including one day experiencing Ocean Safari in Cape Tribulation and another day on Ocean Rafting in the Whitsundays. Multi award winning Ocean Rafting visits the “Wild Side” of the Whitsunday Islands, the uninhabited islands with beautiful natural scenery brimming with marine, bird and animal life. There are two exciting tour options, the Northern Exposure and Southern Lights. Each Ocean Rafting day offers three days in one, including an exhilarating ride to Whitehaven Beach, pristine snorkelling reefs and guided Whitsunday Island National Parks walks. Ocean Rafting is the only tour to have direct access to the stunning and iconic Hill Inlet beach, and special snorkel sites at Hook Island and Border Island ensure a memorable underwater experience. The semi rigid inflatable vessels are super fast allowing guests to experience a fun ride, adventure and education amongst the natural beauty of the Whitsundays. 25 - 32 passengers allows for personal snorkelling lessons and the pleasure of a small group.

Ticket Information

Pass Option

Ticket Type

Price

Ocean Safari

Ocean Safari 2 Trips Deal Rate – Adult

$268.00

Ocean Safari 2 Trips Deal Rate – Child (2-14yrs)

$172.00

Ocean Safari Half Day Eco Tour – Adult

$139.00

Ocean Safari Half Day Eco Tour – Child (2-14yrs)

$89.00

Ocean Safari Half Day Eco Tour – Family (2 Adults, 2 Children)

$415.00

Visitor Information

Operating Hours

Morning Ocean Safari Tour: Departs 9.00am, returns 12.30pm
Afternoon Ocean Safari Tour: Departs 1.00pm, returns 4.30pm (operates during peak seasons only)

Check in and meeting point is The Turtle Rock Cafe at 08.00am for the morning tour and 12.00pm for the afternoon tour

Location

The Turtle Rock Cafe, Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation, QLD, 4873

How to get there

  • Courtesy Bus
    The Ocean Safari check in office is the The Turtle Rock Cafe, Cape Tribulation Road and a courtesy bus pick up from Cape Tribulation accommodation is included.

Additional Information

All tickets purchased at MyFun must make a booking at 07 4098 0006. Please quote your MyFun barcode number when making your booking. Please print out and take along with you to the attraction. Tickets are valid for 12 months from the date of purchase.

In the case of rough weather, Ocean Safari must be told of any pre existing medical conditions. A signed release will be required from all participants on departure. Although good health and a positive attitude are essential, you do not need any prior experience to partake in any of Ocean Safari's activities.

All fares are inclusive of Marine Park fees, National Park fees and GST. Sites are weather and tide permitting and Ocean Safari reserves the right to arrange alternative itinerary when necessary.

Please confirm pick-up times at least 12 hours prior to departure – contact Ocean Safari on 07 4098 0006

Terms and Conditions
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