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Poseidon Outer Reef Cruises

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Poseidon Outer Reef Cruises offers a five star cruise to the Agincourt Ribbon Reefs, north of Port Douglas. Poseidon visits three spectacular sites on the very edge of the Great Barrier Reef. We cater for Snorkellers, certified and introductory...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
44 Wharf St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4087 2100
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All reviews fish outer reef dive sites dive master these guys marine biologist crew members divers and snorkelers great diving entire crew prawns certified diver plenty of food food was great friendly crew sea life once in a lifetime
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wow, what a class act this company is! The tour itself was fantastic, so well organized and with a truly awesome staff. There were a lot of people, but everything was managed wonderfully onboard. The crew were funny, friendly, always smiling, and all of this...More

Thank Sanjuro2
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great day out on the reef. 3 separate sites around the Agincourt Ribbon Reefs area. All crew fantastic, but special shout out to Gordon (great SOH) and especially Jess for her guided tour on the last site. For me that was a...More

Thank GD3904
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Poseidon was recommended by our resort management as one of the better experiences for reef diving and snorkelling. Booking went very smoothly. Check in a breeze. Crew was very welcoming and fun doing their introduction and safety procedures. We went to three different diving sites....More

Thank renatag78
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to experience this great natural wonder, and we were not disappointed! There were three of us that were certified divers, but my wife had never been diving before. They had options for each experience level, they were prepared for everything, we all had...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a day trip with the Poseidon team via Quicksilver and was so impressed that we added two extra days. Can't recommend highly enough, would give a hundred stars if possible. The boat is great, primed for scuba... The crew are fantastic, looked after us...More

Thank InfrequentTravelMan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big thank you to Gordon our Dive Master who not only made us laugh and showed us some beautiful dive sites, but he his information on dive courses has really inspired my Dad and I to complete our Advanced course in the near future. Had...More

Thank Georgina L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much the crew for such a great first time GBR diving experience! The crew on Poseidon were fun and very helpful, and our DM’s Steve and Adi, the little mermaid, were fantastic and went out of their way to show us the...More

Thank Bronte P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from a fantastic day out with Poseidon. They took us to the inner and outer barrier reef off Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia. I did 3 snorkelling swims. Having never done it before, it felt very safe with lots of instructions from enthusiastic crew....More

Thank Jo E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the Poseidon snorkelling and diving cruise from Port Douglas, skippered by Captain Robbie and his team on 16th October after previously going on the Wavedancer cruise to Low Island. On both occasions it was immediately obvious that everyone involved loves what they do...More

Thank Ambassador730438
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for an outer reef snorkel, couldn’t fault the day. Weather was great, staff were super friendly and the reef was amazing

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Suzanne M
27 May 2018|
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Response from smiro03 | Reviewed this property |
I think it depend. We went in the rainy season which is off season so we got a same day booking
18 April 2018|
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Response from VitaVasta | Reviewed this property |
I think it would depend how confident they are in the water. They took us out into open water and it was quite choppy. Having said that they provide life jackets and flotation devices and the staff are excellent. if they are... More
Ana M
17 April 2017|
Response from kated1988 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Firstly your going to have an amazing time! Visiting the GBR is an incredible experience! Poseidon is a roaming vessel so it doesn't moor to a pontoon at any point during the day it just moors to lines at different... More
16 July 2016|
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Response from Christine B | Reviewed this property |
Hello there were 71 but it didn't feel like that, as it's a great size boat. Heaps of room to move around upstairs downstairs and inside side. Plenty of room
Janet F
6 September 2015|
Response from QSGA | Property representative |
Hi Janet, Poseidon only operates out of Port Douglas. If you want to leave out of Cairns we can recommend Silverswift. While it goes to a different part of the reef, it offers a similar experience.