Reef Daytripper Info


Avoid the crowds and set sail to the picturesque Upolu Reef on-board Reef Daytripper for a relaxing yet fun filled sailing trip.  Reef Daytripper is a small sailing catamaran with a friendly, relaxed atmosphere offering sailing, snorkelling and diving on the Great Barrier Reef.

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What makes it great?

  • 2 different Reef destinations
  • An enchanting Catamaran with plenty of room
  • Professional, friendly and personalised service
  • Small passenger numbers - maximum 20 guests
  • Hands-on sailing or complete relaxation
  • Relax on the Bownets

Daily Departures: 

  • 'D' Finger, Marlin Marina (Near Reef Fleet Terminal)
  • Board at 07:30am for an 07:45am departure
  • Returns between 4:30pm & 4:45pm
  • Please advise if you have a flight departing that evening

Your day includes:

  • All snorkelling equipment & Safety tuition
  • 4 Hours to visit two reef locations at Upolu Reef
  • Reef Education Presentation
  • Tropical buffet lunch
  • Fruit & cheese platter with wine
  • Guided snorkel tour
  • PADI scuba demonstration (Introductory Divers)
  • EMC (Reef tax)

Additional Costs:

  • Introductory OR Certified Diving
  • Hotel Transfers
  • Wetsuit / Stinger Suit Hire - $6:00 p/p

Your day:

Upolu Reef is a very beautiful location which lies at the very edge of the Outer Barrier Reef and is teeming with a large variety of interesting marine life and a beautiful array of corals. In the relatively sheltered lagoon you will see a multitude of giant clams, turtles, sea stars and reef fish. This offers a perfect snorkelling or diving experience in warm clear protected waters. A snorkel guide is available at the first site which offers a fun, informative and interactive introduction to the days exploration.

What to Bring:

  • Hat & Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen & a T shirt to snorkel in
  • Towel & warm jumper

Important info you need to know:

  • Be aware snorkelling & diving may be a strenuous activity - All snorkelling & diving are subject to completion of on-board medical questionnaire /declaration.
  • A history of asthma, heart, ear and other medical conditions may preclude a passenger from diving. Please discuss existing medical conditions with staff prior to travel.
  • Divers 65 yrs and over must provide a current AS4005-1 dive medical prior to travel.
  • Certified divers must show an internationally recognised scuba card.
  • In the interests of safety we recommend no flying within 24hours of last dive.
  • All trips/dives are weather permitting at captains/drivers discretion- No refund for incomplete dives.
  • Should a trip be cancelled passengers may be offered an alternative day for lost time/trip or alternatively a full or partial refund.

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