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Ocean Free and Ocean Freedom

#2 of 68 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Cairns Features Animals
Marlin Marina, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4052 1111
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USD 165.13*
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Great Barrier Reef Luxury Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns
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Experience the passion of the Ocean Free and Freedom team! First class service with that friendly Ozzie touch! A luxury high speed 20M CAT "Ocean Freedom" to 2 stunning locations Upolu Cay and "Wonder Wall" on the GBR or a beautiful 16M sailing vessel "Ocean Free" to the famous Green Island + GBR . Personal tours carrying low passenger numbers offering more of a day out with "family and friends" than a "commercial tour".
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  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Marlin Marina, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4052 1111
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

This was a great day on this beautiful sail boat. We snorkeled at the Great Barrie Reef. The crew was impressive. Not only were they extremely attentive during the snorkeling, they provided a delicious lunch and snacks later in the day. Green Island itself is...More

Thank Irene L
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Myself and my husband wanted to see the barrier reef but had never snorkelled. we were very nervous. the crew were absolutely amazing. life vests were provided and a member of the crew came with us in the water with a life lifebuoy to hold....More

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Booked a visit to the Great Barrier Reef with Ocean Freedom and they did not disappoint!! Although it was an overcast day, the crew done everything to ensure we still enjoyed every part of the experience. The glass bottom boat was fantastic, snorkelling was great...More

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I went with a friend, we both booked separately with Peter Pans. My friend had an enjoyable day. However, because of my experience, I did not. Firstly, when I was 17 (7 years ago), I suffered from Non-epileptic attacks which basically meant that I fainted....More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Went out on Ocean Freedom for a 2 stop(reef) trip - good sized boat, not so many people (@60) - plenty of staff to assist and wetsuits provided as well as snorkel gear. All round good day trip. I prefer smaller boats with less people...More

Thank ModKid
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Great tour! Staff (Dave, Paul and Liv) was amazing. Dave took my new to snorkeling wife out for a second dive and took us on a great tour of the reef. He and Liv were very reassuring with her after her first trip into the...More

1  Thank Ilogjr
Reviewed 3 June 2017

My friend and I had an amazing day with this company! If you're interested in trying diving for the first time, it's a nice way to get started. I was actually so into it I'm heading back to Cairns to get certified, so definitely recommend...More

Thank climb508
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Went with this company after seeing all these amazing reviews, and our rep at PeterPan's travel telling us it was the best GBR tour there is. Firstly (I'm aware this isn't the fault of Ocean Freedom fairly) but our tour provider told us the tours...More

1  Thank Holly1496
OceanFreedom, Manager at Ocean Free and Ocean Freedom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Dear Holly, As you have noted from our previous numerous positive reviews spanning several years your travel agency was very sincere in positively recommending us a great GBR tour . It is highly unusual to receive negative reviews and many times it is unfortunately due...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Our group of 7 enjoyed the time we spent on Ocean Freedom. The day was well organized and safety is a priority. We visited two locations and guides pointed our various ocean creatures.

Thank KJDobbs
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is one of the cheaper tours you can go on, but they stuffed the boat to the max, and at points it felt like there was nowhere to sit and felt very crowded. The staff were nice but also didn't give a lot of...More

1  Thank LilikoiLover
OceanFreedom, Manager at Ocean Free and Ocean Freedom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Thank you very much for sending us your feedback . The boat you travelled on is a 20M vessel with 3 levels and 5 different seating areas so we are always surprised to hear a comment of over crowding as we very much pride ourselves...More

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Brenda M
31 May 2017|
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Response from Emilie K | Reviewed this property |
I would confirm with Ocean Freedom that they can guarantee your return time, they were very helpful answering questions before our trip. It's hot, but definitely no more than our summers in Virginia. All equipment was... More
21 March 2017|
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Response from OceanFreedom | Property representative |
Hi, That is absolutely fine! The 8 month old can come on free of charge! As long as one of you were with the infant while the other is exploring the reef that will be no worries at all! If you have any other questions... More
13 February 2017|
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Response from OceanFreedom | Property representative |
Good morning, Thank you for your interest in our company. Unfortunately, on the 8th of March one of our boats (Ocean Freedom) will be out of the water from the 7th to the 19th and our other boat (Ocean Free) is fully booked... More