Green Island

Green Island Cruise – from Cairns with Great Adventures


Green Island Half Day or Full Day

Departs Cairns  9.00am or 11.00am Return from 5.00pm – Departs Friday, Saturday and Sunday

$99.00 Adult $45.50 Child (4-14) Family 2 ad 2 ch $247.50

Green Island Adventure

Green Island – 8.30am-4.30pm – Departs Monday and Wednesdays

$102.00 Adult $54.00 Child (4-14) Family 2 ad 2 ch $258.00

Surrounded by white sand beaches and the beautiful coral gardens of the Great Barrier Reef, Green Island is an idyllic coral cay located only 15 nautical miles offshore from Cairns. It offers the best elements of the tropics in one destination: beautiful island beaches, shady emerald rainforest and a world-renowned coral reef. Travelling with Big Cat Island Reef Cruises, your day can be as active or relaxing as you want. Choose between resting on the beach or indulging in some of the many activities available. Suitable for all ages, couples and families.

  • Cruise in comfort aboard the modern air-conditioned catamarans
  • Ideal for both swimmers and non-swimmers
  • Licensed bar on board offering refreshments and a wide selection of souvenirs, ice creams and snacks
  • Change facilities on the island including fresh water showers & rest rooms
  • Shops, bar & restaurants available
  • Delicious freshly prepared buffet lunch served on board (full day only)
  • Beach umbrellas & sun lounges available for hire
  • Other beach activities available for hire – canoes, surf skis, beach volleyball gear 
  • Sheltered beach with plenty of shady retreats
  • Take a stroll along the water’s edge and explore sandy beaches to find your own secluded spot
  • Rainforest boardwalks with interpretative signage
  • Visit Marineland Melanesia nautical museum, one of Green Islands unique attractions – It is also the home of Cassius – The World’s largest Crocodile in captivity. Entrance Fee $21.00 Adult $10.00 Child
  • Free choice of snorkel gear OR Glass Bottom Boat Tour
  • Self guided island walk
  • Snorkelling demonstration and activity presentation- en route to Green Island

What to bring:

Towel, hat, sunscreen, sunglasses and swimwear. Cash for beverages, snacks & souvenirs.


  • Snorkel gear OR glass bottom boat tour
  • Use of day facilities (toilets, showers, pool etc)
  • Self guided island walk
  • Snorkelling demonstration and activity presentation en route to Green Island

Additional costs:

  • Coach transfers from Cairns or northern beaches (not available during Covid19 restrictions)
  • Lunch and refreshments can be purchased from the island restaurant and food outlets.
  • Floatation vests and lycra suits
  • Lockers