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Address: 1 Spence St | Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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+61 7 4044 9944
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
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Custom-built for diving and snorkeling adventures on the Great Barrier...

Custom-built for diving and snorkeling adventures on the Great Barrier Reef, the luxurious catamaran Silverswift is ready to whisk you away to 3 spectacular Outer Reef sites, each chosen for visual and ecological diversity. Spend over 5 hours at the reef and enjoy up to 3 certified dives, introductory diving and adventure snorkeling. It's a day all about enjoying and discovering the underwater world with personalised service.

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US$169.18*
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Outer Great Barrier Reef Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Cairns
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Nice boat for recently certified divers

My husband and I had a great time on this boat. When choosing a boat to go to the reef, I did a lot of research to find one that I thought would be good for our wants and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Knowledge of dive crew was good, very safety conscious. Boat set up inside is good & food was nice. Lots of people on the boat so very crowded on the deck when your getting your wetsuit and gear on and off. Felt very rushed at times. Some of the older staff were grumpy and made unnecessary comments. We had Ken... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I had a great time on this boat. When choosing a boat to go to the reef, I did a lot of research to find one that I thought would be good for our wants and experience level. We wanted a boat that would go to the outer reef, had scuba diving and snorkel options, was not... More 

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Narbonne, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Absolutely magnificent!!!! Very professional staff caring to everybody's needs. We did three dives, each one on a different location. And we saw it all: beautiful corals, millions of fish, turtles, sharks. The dives were all in small groups, each with its own dive master. It gave an extra sense of confidence. The lunch was tasty and elaborate and catering to... More 

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Los Angeles, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked with this company because of the size of the boat and the three dive locations. Ty was a great combination of professionalism and personality as were the other members of the crew. The speed of the boat meant we were able to spend more time in the water. This was our first trip to the Great Barrier Reef and... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the dive boat they offer taster dives which are worth trying if you haven't dived before. The snorkelling was fantastic if you don't dive. There are snorkelling safaris are good to do one of the team show various creatures from the reef to you which you are able to touch. They cater for all swimming abilities. Great... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did 3 dives at 3 different spots along Flynns Reef with Ty on Silverswift who is an absolute champion instructor. We saw lots of turtles, fish, sharks and swam through some beautiful coral formations which really made the dives amazing for me. Lunch is good too and the boat is comfortable. Yes it's expensive but so is everything in... More 

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British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've wanted to go to the Great Barrier Reef my entire life and was not disappointed with these guys. Staff was incredible - super funny, helpful and kept us safe. They go to three different locations on the reef - each unique in terms of reef structure and marine life. Saw turtles, reef sharks, and heaps of fish. They provide... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic adventure , very well organised , I would especially like to thank Ty for his patience kind and jovial nature , if it wasn't for you my Gf would have definitely bailed from the intro scuba diving . We found Nimo , saw a turtle and the reef and fish were amazing . Thank you to the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from a trip with Silverswift and would thoroughly recommend. We chose Silverswift as they offer dive sites further towards the edge of the reef, so there's fewer boats in the area (we only saw one other boat there) and the coral is in better condition than the coral further in the reef. You stop off at 3... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really do not care for the water, but you can't go to the Great Barrier Reef and not experience this spectacular opportunity. The tour took us to 3 different dive sites and the crew was very efficient at dealing with both divers and snorkelers. The first reef had a very rough current and even though I'm a good swimmer,... More 

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