Cairns Premier Great Barrier Reef & Island Tours




Great Barrier Reef & Green Island TourExclusive - Only 25 Guests - Great Customer Service

Extremely personal Great Barrier Reef Tour with outstanding customer service. We connect with our guests to ensure their expectations are met.

Ocean Free offers you the opportunity to experience the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef as it was intended. Ocean Free is the only operator in Cairns to offer a personal sailing reef and island tour. Sail, snorkel and scuba dive aboard personalised tours with fun and professional crew. Explore Green Island in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park with Ocean Free. Whether or not you have previous snorkel or dive experience, let us show you the incredible underwater world of the Great Barrier Reef and this stunning tropical island paradise. Sail Ocean Free for that personal touch.

Dear all - Ocean Free & Ocean Freedom will continue to stagger days between both our vessels but over the 2 week Christmas and New Year period (apart from Christmas and New Year's day) both vessels will be operating daily! We are ATEC COVID accredited and follow all latest QLD govt health advice. We already operate under very flexible booking conditions but can assure you any bookings made which have to change due to any unforeseen COVID restrictions will be 100% refundable with no stress involved – so let’s all plan our holidays and make it happen! We would love the opportunity to give you all a great day on the Great Barrier Reef. Much love Taryn, Perry, Jazz and the Ocean Free & Ocean Freedom family.

Why Travel with Ocean Free

We're Unique

The only Cairns operator to offer a real sail, reef and island experience, with time on Green Island. On Ocean Free the engines really do get switched off (wind prevailing).

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Escape the Crowds

Ocean Free has an exclusive reef mooring, where only our guests snorkel and dive. You can snorkel straight off the boat at any time or try an introductory dive.

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Personalised Tour

You’re a name not a number, with a crew to guest ratio of 1:6. We take a maximum of 25 guests, even though Ocean Free is surveyed for 52. Outstanding customer service.

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The Best Crew

Our crew really do make the difference, with enthusiasm and service, ensuring all our guests have a memorable and safe Great Barrier Reef experience.

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Exclusive Snorkel Site

Snorkel Pinnacle Reef by just stepping straight off the boat. Take part in our complimentary snorkel tours and be blown away by the different species and colours of corals. Equipment provided.

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Dive the Reef

Ocean Free offer introductory diving (no experience needed) and certified diving. All dives are guided and the highest ratio of dive instructor to diver is offered. We take your safety seriously.

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Ocean Free is an Advanced Eco Certified product. Throughout our years of operating we have always and continue to have a strong commitment to protecting our beautiful Great Barrier Reef.

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Value for Money

This is a great value for money day tour with lots of inclusions. You have up to 4.5 hours to explore Pinnacle Reef on the Great Barrier Reef and Green Island.

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OCEAN FREE Testimonials

We will be back! What an amazing day! Liz and I had an incredible time on board Ocean free! We went snorkelling, scuba diving and hung out on Green Island. The Team were fantastic, Chris, Matt and Nick were so helpful and friendly! Next time we are back in Cairns we will be back on board for sure!

Joshua - December 2021

Sailing and Snorkelling Perfect day for sailing and snorkelling.Nice and friendly crew. Good food.

Gagan - January 2022

Professionalism and Quality Absolutely wonderful day out on Ocean Free, small group numbers made for relaxing intimate experience. So much tasty food was provided you will not be left hungry, crew were knowledgeable and helpful. Sailing on the was home was wonderful too. Thanks to Nick, Matt and Cass our crew on the day.

December 2021 - Karis

Highly Recommend We were on sailing boat, only 20 people. Friendly, professional staff looked after us the whole time. Fun day πŸ‘

Floria - January 2022

Fantastic Day on Ocean Free Thank you for a fantastic day out on the Ocean Free, Liam and Pascal made the day fantastic and memorable, the water out at Green Island is amazing, it was so special to drift over all the reef looking at all the amazing life, all the snorkelling gear was clean and in very good condition πŸ‘ the ocean free is a very comfortable boat and rides the water very nicely, it was so nice smoothly slipping away from Cairns. the lunch was awesome, so much to choose from and all so fresh πŸ˜πŸ‘ Thank you Ocean Free and Liam and Pascal

Nancys - Dec 2021

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