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Fitzroy Island Adventures with Raging Thunder

#21 of 68 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Cairns Features Animals
| Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4030 7990
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| Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Fitzroy Island is big and there is lots to do (walks, water activities etc) so I recommend staying overnight if you want to do everything. We went for the day trip which cost $61 each (local rate) with the boat leaving at 9am and leaving...More

1  Thank WorldTravla7
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Fitzroy island was great to experience and the snorkeling, nudey beach was great. Raging Thunder is perfect, went over with a slow boat and back with the fast boat.

Thank 42carl
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Wow what a beautiful island. Was advised by locals to go to this one instead of green island as they said it was the better island and less people and they were right. With all the boats that came we hardly saw many people. The...More

1  Thank 202Casiel
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I enjoyed the day out Kayaking and Snorkelling. The Guides were friendly and informative. Other people complained about the lunch but I found it fresh and after Kayaking very filling and yummy. So no complaints of the Lunch. The toilets are not great but I...More

Thank Sunseeker111_12
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I booked ferry, snorkelling equipment, sea kayaking equipments, lunch, and glassbottom boat. Staff messed up the date of my lunch. I ordered my lunch for second day, but they gave me on the first day. I wanted to have it on second day but staff...More

Thank Tiffany_AU
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We had a wonderful day sea kayaking at Fitzroy Island. Our guide, Dom, was interesting, experienced, kind, and friendly. While kayaking to Little Fitzroy Island from Fitzroy Island, we learned about the reef, the island, the flora and fauna and the weather cycles that affect...More

Thank APMontreal
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Amazing trip over and back from the island. Sat up front on top of boat! Incredible but don't forget the sunscreen! Commentary leaving Cairns had me laughing out loud! Australians can be funny who knew! Fitzroy Island is great, love it more than Green Island....More

Thank mikeandpaula2015
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

My hubby and I were surprised at the great coral gardens and fish to be seen when snorkelling. I do think more info needs to be supplied re: suitability for prams and older people...just not suitable - not even anywhere to sit and watch. Also...More

Thank Bronwyn W
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Fitzroy Island was a lovely surprise; we had not known what to expect. The guides who took us out sea kayaking were very enjoyable. They provided plenty of information about the area as we kayaked and then took us on an interesting tour of Little...More

Thank Travelling_MacDs
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Went for a day at Fitzroy Island, chose the snorkeling, with one hour of kayak and a lunch. We had a hike to the lighthouse, were guided to snorkel where the turtles were (saw two of them) then hiked to Nudey Beach, where the corals...More

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1 November 2016|
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Response from Raging_Thunder | Property representative |
Hi Demi! I do recommend flip flops or sandals for walking on the beach at the welcome bay on Fitzroy Island as it is covered in coral rubble, which can be a little harsh on feet. However, once in the water, the bottom is... More