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Seastar Cruises Reef Day Trips

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Seastar Cruises premium reef cruise combines the outer Great Barrier Reef with a coral cay island. In only 1 1/4 hours the fast air-conditioned Seastar 1 can take you from Cairns to magnificent Michaelmas Cay, the largest of the local uninhabited...more
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75 Esplande | Marlin Marina, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 6218
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Reviewed today via mobile

We arrived at 0730 to the SeaStar boat and were met with friendly smiles and welcome aboard! There were about 25 guests for the trip which turned out to be perfect as it never seemed crowded. Coffee/Tea had been made fresh for our trip to...More

Thank Daydream819867
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Exceptional nice people, who take care of everyone. Organization was perfect and you feel safe during the whole trip. Ratio of tourist to guide is very good, so you can ask and learn during the fantastic experience of finest nature. We saw so many different...More

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Saw plenty of marine life (including clown fish, sea turtle, etc). Lots of food included. No family package though. Underwater photos included in package and can be downloaded from their Facebook page afterwards (same day). Staff was easy going and friendly. Prescription snorkel masks available.

Thank Tony L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have not dived in a number of years but the folks at Seastar made my reintroduction into the water seamless and safe. The safety briefings were consise and professional. The instructors were always looking out and checking I was OK. The locations were amazing...More

Thank Craig K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an absolutely amazing day snorkeling at the Great Barrier Reef. The crew aboard the sea star were welcoming, friendly and had all the facts about the reef. We would definitely go again if we ever get the chance!

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2 thumbs up! Loved the whole experience and would recommend the seastar and it's staff over the larger boats. The staff was friendly, helpful and very professional.

Thank Janet M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From start - contacting Lynn in the office to enquire and make booking to the end of the trip - these guys were fantastic. Extremely helpful, efficient and good communicators. Jasmine was an excellent snorkel guide; Archie was fun and passionate about marine and animal...More

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SeastarCruises, Public Relations Manager at Seastar Cruises Reef Day Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi! Thank you so much for your feedback. We pride ourselves in providing excellent customer service and unforgettable experiences. Our crew members enjoy sharing their knowledge of the reef and enjoying time with the customers! Thanks for a great day.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an incredible day out on the reef with Seastar. Very professional and well run. Good kit. Chris was a great dive guide to take you around the reef. Got to swim with sharks and turtles, unforgettable.

Thank James H
Reviewed 1 week ago

My 15 yr old and I enjoyed our SeaStar trip on 2 Oct. Our Captain and all crew were all gorgeous. Laura the Dive master, thank you for making Allie"s lifetime experience during two dives. Allie has her pictures and just beams when talking about...More

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After doing some research into reef trip companies this one didn't disappoint, I can see why it has it's good rep. From beginning to end it was great and crew make you feel very welcome and are happy to talk. You get to go to...More

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31 August 2018|
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Response from SeastarCruises | Property representative |
Hi, You must board and check in at E finger. If you are going with Seastar the boarding time is 7:30 am, please get them on time as we can not wait. Enjoy your day on the reef, Seastar crew
15 August 2018|
Response from SeastarCruises | Property representative |
Good Morning Thank you for your inquiry on Seastar . Seastar boards at 07.30am, unfortunately you will not meet this check in time as your boat docks at Yorkeys Knob at 08.00am. We do have availability on our half day... More
9 August 2018|
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Response from SeastarC | Property representative |
Hi Kiera, We don't have a mesh, but we do have a top deck. Our top deck is covered but you have plenty of places to sunbathe including Michaelmas Cay. The front of the boat is very spacious, and you can sunbathe and lay... More