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“A really great day trip ”

Ocean Free and Ocean Freedom
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Great Barrier Reef Luxury Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns
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Green Island Sailing Cruise from Cairns
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Owner description: 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".
Punta Gorda, Florida
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“A really great day trip ”
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Monday March 6th 7:30 trip
My wife and I took this day trip and found it lots of fun with
Great views of the unspoiled Reef. We met some great people
To spend the trip with. The food and snacks were great and
plentiful you had to buy drinks so suggest you take a pre
frozen bottle of water with you. We are in our 80s so did not
get in the way water but took rides in the glass bottom
boat and the other close up Reef view small boat.
This is a great day trip don't miss it

Visited March 2017
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Alpine, Utah, United States
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“Great Barrier Reef Snorkeling Adventure”
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The crew on the Ocean Freedom were friendly, informative and accommodating. Once we arrived at the reef (took over an hour each way), the crew fitted us with snorkeling gear and we were ready for the water. The first spot was pretty calm waters. A few of the crew members led those who were interested on a guided tour of the sea life below. After over an hour, we moved to the second spot for more water adventure. Some of our fellow travelers were scuba people, too. They offered an introductory class for those interested. Anyway, by the time we reached the second spot, the weather had turned pretty ugly and the seas were choppy. We still did the water adventure, but it was tough...hard to see much with the seas pushing everyone around. Still, the Ocean Freedom crew was supportive and tended us very well. It was fun to see so many beautiful fish, turtles and stingray.
The boat is VERY nice, too. The tour featured a wonderful buffet lunch on board, as well. We would highly recommend Ocean Freedom for a visit to the Great Barrier Reef.

Visited January 2017
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Kuopio, Finland
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“Great trip: Ocean Freedom”
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I had a perfect day! The crew was awesome, snorkelling and diving well organized and food was also very good... one of the best experiences in Cairns.
Definitely worth every penny!

Visited March 2017
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“Perfect day ”
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

An amazing day. The food tasted really good and they served us with snacks and fruit during the whole day. The coral reefs they showed us were very beautiful in nice bright colours. We saw turtles and a lot of fish. Biggest applause goes out to the staff though: they were all so service-minded, kind and clear when giving instructions. They kept a smile on their faces during the entire trip and seemed to really love their jobs. This trip is probably in the top 3 of great trips we've done in our time in Australia. Don't miss it! Definitely worth the money!

Visited March 2017
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Hyvinkaa, Finland
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“Amacing day with ocean free”
Reviewed 2 March 2017

For us this was the first time in a sail boat. It was really amazing. A great day and a really nice crew. Starting with coffee, which was a nice surprise. Food was good and tasty.Scuba diving, snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef, definitely worth the trip to experience.

Visited February 2017
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