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73 Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 6218
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Great trip!

Great Day out on the reef!. We had quite a windy day (20+Kts) and some of our group were very prone... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cairns, Australia
Awesome Trip - Best way to get to the Reef!

We did the Skedaddle trip on the 14th Sept 2017. Our crew were awesome, super friendly and helpful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sydney, Australia
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“half day trip” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
73 Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 6218

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great Day out on the reef!. We had quite a windy day (20+Kts) and some of our group were very prone to sea sickness, i was skeptical that we would make it out without any one getting sick, however the jet boat skimmed along the...More

Thank TJXB
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the Skedaddle trip on the 14th Sept 2017. Our crew were awesome, super friendly and helpful! Thank you Sam, Jana, Ben and Charles for a great day on the reef. You were all so helpful and it was such a great day! The...More

Thank _natalie_begg
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Skedaddle is the 2nd best way to get to and see the wonderful Great Barrier Reef. The best way is, of course, if you are a fish, preferrably a reef shark! Hats off to the boat and crew on 15th Sept 2017. 45 mins...More

Thank _billy_diggin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a nice day... the skedaddle Great Barrier Reef half day couldn't have gone better. The boat is really comfortable and super clean . The boat ride was fun and also super fast jet ( 45 min ) ...I enjoyed all way out to the...More

Thank Patriciaabril
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife is prone to sea sickness but we really wanted to check out the outer reef on our trip to Cairns. So after reading reviews from other companies, we chose Skedaddle and couldn't have been more pleased. The crew was top notch and super...More

Thank GolfMark99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great half day trip, well organized and cheerful crew. Wonderful water world to be seen. Tip- tak a snack with you-2 hrs in the water takes the strength away. Also a jacket for return is recomended-or get dry quickly:) Great time with those full of...More

1  Thank Ewa S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We didn't want to spend all day on a boat so we were recommended this by our uber driver on our visit to Cairns. It was perfect for us, just over 4 hours, only 45 minutes to the Great Barrier Reef on an impressive relatively...More

Thank Terry-ann C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How can u guys be so marvellous...cozy group, superb crew, abundant marine knowledge, beautiful spot, awesome photographer,fast boat...WOW! 2000 horse power! You guys have it all! ...I would rank you guys over any other big commercial boats! The crew are very caring, knowledgeable and friendly....More

Thank Angelina R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just wanted to say thanks for a great day. This trip suited me perfectly cos of the timing. The experience was great overall, including fast jet to get to the reef quickly, excellent and attentive service by the crew including Sam, Ben, Lexi, and can't...More

Thank Luke R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Life underwater can not be expressed well enough and pictures can not do justice. You must see for yourself to appreciate the reefs. If you are worried because you have never snorkeled before or not a great swimmer, dont' worry at all because there are...More

Thank Emilynyc14
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sapna b
30 August 2016|
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Response from Jacqueline C | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I did not see this question sooner. I hope you enjoyed your stay!
6 March 2016|
Response from SeastarCruises | Property representative |
There most certainly is
Belinda B
19 January 2016|
Response from SeastarCruises | Property representative |
Hello Belinda, Children really seem to enjoy the ride, however we prefer them to be 1.3 meters tall. New cost for the tour will be announced just after Easter.