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Wharf Street | Marina Mirage, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Quicksilver is Australia’s most awarded reef operator. You can choose your Great Barrier Reef experience - Cruise to the outer edge aboard a spacious wavepiercer catamaran to the renowned Agincourt Reef, sail aboard the luxurious Wavedancer to...more
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Wharf Street | Marina Mirage, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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"agincourt reef"
in 249 reviews
"marine biologist"
in 220 reviews
"the great barrier reef"
in 431 reviews
"fish"
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"semi submersible boat"
in 43 reviews
"helicopter ride"
in 113 reviews
"buffet lunch"
in 145 reviews
"underwater observatory"
in 65 reviews
"helmet dive"
in 30 reviews
"snorkelling area"
in 25 reviews
"lycra suit"
in 46 reviews
"getting wet"
in 31 reviews
"non swimmers"
in 59 reviews
"day trip"
in 133 reviews
"quick silver"
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"life jackets"
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"biscuits"
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Reviewed yesterday

Maybe not the best choice for everyone but as non snorkellers this suited us just fine. We enjoyed the trip out to the reef and back enjoying the sun on the upper deck. Conditions were great and on the day I guess we were lucky...More

Thank ianScotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

wife and I recently did the reef with quicksilver, its a very polished very well run trip but I found it expensive. at $250 a ticket each then another $6.50 tax then if you want to participate in anything loads more dollars, my wife did...More

Thank matfen3
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

They have the biggest catamaran on the shore and have expert marine biologists who give wonderful presentations throughout the day. They have a pontoon, a semi submersible, and an underwater viewing observatory along with snorkeling which are all included in the cost. I did the...More

Thank Varun S
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Reviewed 2 days ago

To sum quickly and simply, this one dot review is not reflective of the facilities or customer service provided on the tour. If anything, you do feel like cattle and that they try to upsell you every add-on under the sun. The review here is...More

2  Thank croftxyz
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Awesome day out on the reef! We took a helicopter ride out to the reef which was amazing! (GBR company) We then had lunch on the boat on arrival which was lovely! They had options for every one, we are both vegans and we were...More

Thank Murphin90
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very friendly and helpful crew. Perfect cruise for a family to experience the Great Barrier Reef and first time snorkellers

Thank Peter T
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

They are a very professional tour operator and they handle a very large number of passengers on each trip. It is a great tour if you are not a good swimmer as they have options for you. They have professional staff who are very helpful....More

1  Thank srikant13
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Reviewed 6 days ago

There are lots of smaller operators providing day trips to the Reef but we found Quicksilver excellent value for money. Even with approx. hundred passengers the operation worked like clockwork. Excellent staff and facilities on the boat and pontoon. Good food provided and stinger suits...More

Thank moomans
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were booked onto this Outer Barrier Reef tour by our UK travel agent. I wish I had done more research before agreeing to this tour. Quicksilver is a well oiled machine to get as many people as possible to their reef platform and sell...More

Thank jlw1995
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything about the scuba trip was great. The crew, the experienced dive master. The catamaran boat and ride was beautiful. The Lunch buffet with curry was as yummy! Enjoyed my three dives in the Great Barrier Reef. Beautiful fish! Felt like we had a large...More

Thank Joyce W
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mail4green
8 March 2018|
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Response from Alstel | Reviewed this property |
Yes, small ones behind the bar on the boat. Do that before you get off.
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lefko
7 February 2018|
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Hey, Lynne. We went today and it was gorgeous. One or two honkers on the way but a great day. Snorkelling was fab and lunch not bad . Have fun
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Marilena M
1 December 2017|
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Response from KTAS22 | Reviewed this property |
No, they are sanitised washed and reused x
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