Fitzroy Island


Full Day: 8:15am Half Day: 10:15am


The Deal

This tour takes you to the beautiful Fitzroy Island south of Cairns, where you can spend six hours wandering pristine beaches and lush walking trails and Swimming and Snorkelling in the clear tropical waters surrounding the island.


  • Return cruise to Fitzroy Island

  • Explore the island's many walking trails at your leisure

  • Snorkel amidst vivid marine life

  • Relax on pristine white beaches

  • Embark on an island adventure from Cairns for a 45-minute ride to Fitzroy Island, a vast island which is home to lush rainforests, beautiful lagoons and an abundance of life.


At the island, don snorkel gear to look for colourful fish, giant clams, corals and sea-grasses in the turquoise waters surrounding it.

Channel your inner explorer, put on your walking shoes and set off to explore Fitzroy Island's beautiful walking trails; the Lighthouse Track will take you to an impressive lighthouse while the Summit Circuit takes you on an extensive walk which promises amazing views. As you walk, discover more about the rainforest vegetation and life. Relax on the island's pristine white beaches, enjoying the sun, salty sea-air and a magnificent view.

Departure Time
Full Day: 8:15am 

Half Day: 10:15am

Return Details:
Full Day: Approx. 5:00pm 

Half Day: Approx: 3:00pm

The Itinerary

  • Arrive at Fitzroy Island- Enjoy the island at your own pace.

  • Snorkelling Snorkel amongst the beautiful corals, fishes, turtles and more, up close and personal.

  • Swimming Enjoy a relaxing swim in the warm tropical waters!

  • Glass Bottom Boat

  • Sea Kayaking

  • Depart Fitzroy Island- It's time to head back to Cairns aboard our fast catamaran.

The Fine Print

  • You can hire snorkel gear, kayaks, stand up paddle boards once you are on the island from our Beach Hire hut

  • Upgrade to our hot or cold packed picnic lunch from $20 per person, with dietary choice available

  • You have the option to change your Fitzroy Island departure time to 2pm OR 4pm on the day if there are seats available

  • Family is 2 Adults + 2 Children

  • Child age is 4-14 years

  • Infants travel free but must be prebooked

  • We highly recommend having your own travel insurance

  • Those under 18 must travel with a guardian or parent

  • You must check-in at the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal located at 1 Spence Street no later than 20 minutes before your departure

  • The beaches on Fitzroy Island are not patrolled by surf life savers

  • Marine stingers are present in tropical waters from November – May. Lycra suits are available for use during this period

1300 962 924

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