Tourism Town

The tourism marketplace


Popular in Tours

February Special: 25% OFF Johnstone River Croc & Wildlife Tours!

Show All Tours

Popular in Scuba Dive

Green Island Discovery Day Tour
Included In your Green Island Discovery Tour: Return on air-conditioned, fast catamaran Up to 7 hours on Green Island Great Adventures beach bag Self Guided Eco Island Walk Snorkel equipment hire Glass Bottom Boat coral reef viewing tour Use of day visitor facilities Morning tea and coffee served until departure from Cairns Use of Island swimming pool exclusive for Great Adventures guests. Great Adventures Green Island Ferry Times. Return Ferry from Cairns: 08:30 - 12:00 08:30 - 14:30 08:30 - 16:30 10:30 - 14:30 10:30 - 16:30 13:00 - 16:30 Green Island is a beautiful 6000 year old coral cay located in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park – a premier world heritage site and one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. Aboard Great Adventures’ fast catamaran from Cairns, your journey to the Great Barrier Reef takes only 45 minutes! Surrounded by reef filled with diverse marine life, and home to a unique rainforest environment, Green Island awaits to provide you with a memorable holiday experience. Take part in all the activities that the island has to offer or relax on the beach and let your day unfold in this tropical paradise. Stroll through magical rainforest, laze on white coral sand beaches, swim, dive or snorkel … There are a wide range of optional activities to experience on Green Island. Scuba dive, join a snorkel excursion, and even walk underwater with Seawalker helmet diving. For an exhilarating top-side perspective of the reef, there’s parasailing and scenic helicopter flights too! There’s even the Marineland Melanesia Crocodile Habitat with daily crocodile shows.

Local Pricing Availabile |
Sign Up |  

Ocean Free Green Island & Reef Day Tour
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. Our Boat Ocean Free is a 16.5 metre sailing schooner. Check in at Reef Fleet Terminal from 7.15am at Ocean Free + Ocean Freedom desk. Board from 7.30am A Finger No. 4 at the Marlin Marina, Cairns for an 8am departure – coffee, tea and Danish pastries and fresh fruit served on boarding. Your Destinations Pinnacle Reef and Green Island, part of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Pristine destinations which offer visitors a wealth of natural experiences. Pinnacle Reef is just 1km from Green Island. It’s shallow sheltered waters are the perfect place to snorkel and dive. Your Day Will Be Amazing Upon arrival at Pinnacle Reef, guests can enjoy a swim, snorkel, a dive (optional extra) or just relax. Ocean Free’s exclusive mooring ensures that the ocean is uninterrupted by crowds. The “bommies” (coral outcrops) and coral gardens, from just 1 metre under the surface, are teaming with life and make viewing easy. The trips to Green Island are by tender. There are 4 ½ hrs for guests to spend between the reef and the island. Delicious Lunch & Snacks Included A large smorgasbord lunch consisting of Tasmanian smoked salmon, prawns, mixed meat platter, chicken platter, 3 fresh salads, assorted breads is served on board the boat. It’s a self-serve buffet. We can cater to dietary restrictions, just let us know at the time of booking as this must be pre-booked. Tropical fruit platter, cheese, crackers, cakes and a glass of wine are served on the sail home. Water is available throughout the day. Our Guests Love Life Extremely low guest numbers (max 25 guests) with 4 crew ensures a personal snorkel and dive experience. All guests are assessed for their snorkelling and diving abilities and are appropriately assisted to ensure that all are able to experience and enjoy the Great Barrier Reef. Guests need to be mobile enough to get into and out of a dinghy onto the beach and into and out of a dinghy from the main vessel. Green Island A Tropical Paradise Guests can enjoy most of the day on the island or just an hour exploring the walking tracks and rainforest– the amount of time spent between the island and the boat is the guest’s choice. The island is perfect for a swim, sunbathe, glass bottom boat, a semi sub or Marineland Melanesia (where crocs in captivity can be seen as well as many other sea-life). (Optional Island activities Glass Bottom Boat + Semi-sub can be organised on the day – please inform skipper on boarding) Scuba Diving: Intro and Certified Guests who have never dived and wish to try it, may do an introductory dive. Maximum 2 divers to 1 instructor for your first dive (normal ratio on other tours is 4:1). Guests who are certified divers can enjoy the wonders of the reef with a complimentary guide. All diving is done directly from the Ocean Free boat on Pinnacle Reef, which is 1km offshore from Green Island. Shallow, sheltered waters with an abundance of marine life. A gentle diving experience. Lots of Inclusions, Value for Money All snorkel and scuba diving equipment and tuition, including top quality snorkelling gear, buoyancy vests/wetsuits/lycra suits. High crew to guest ratio. Scuba diving demonstration. Coffee/tea + Danish pastries and fresh fruit on boarding. Complimentary coffee/ tea when moored. Fish Feed. Transfers to and from Green Island. True Sailing experience (engines do get switched off!) on way home. Complimentary glass of wine on sail home. Optional Extras Certified Diving, you can choose to do 1 or 2 cert dives. Introductory Diving, with no experience necessary. Book 1 or 2 intro dives. For the diving, all of the equipment, instruction and dive guides are included in the dive prices. Underwater camera hire. Glass Bottom Boat / Semi-sub (pay on Green Island) – just let skipper know on boarding boat in morning. Alcoholic and soft drinks refreshments. A range of quality merchandise. How Much Time Do We Have Ocean Free provides guests with 4 ½ hrs at Green Island and Pinnacle Reef, on the Great Barrier Reef. They can spend this time as they choose. All on the boat. All at the island. Or split your time between them both, for a fantastic day tour experience. There’s lots of activities for you to choose from: snorkelling, scuba diving, island walks, glass bottom boat tours, relaxing the beach, grabbing a cocktail from the island bar.

Local Pricing Availabile |
Sign Up |  

Show All Scuba Dive


Signing up to Tourism Town gives you access to exclusive local specials in your region.


Tourism Town offers you access to a large audience to promote and sell your offers and events.



Free Forever!

Tourism Town gives you access to exclusive local specials in your region.

Free Sign Up

Product Page


Zero commission!

Start selling direct using Tourism Town.

Post unlimited offers to members and our public tourism market.

30 Day Free Trial!

Start Free Trial

Hosted Website


Simple website solution!

Simplify your online marketing.

Tourism Town offers a fully function e-commerce website on your own domain.

Find out more

Event Advertising


Easy Event Promotion!

Events & Tourism go hand in hand.

Advertise your event to our members and visitors for $1 per day.

Local Members
Local Members


Tourism Operators
Tourism Operators


Event Promoted
Events Promoted


Not For Profit Organisations
Not For Profit Orgs


Start Selling Direct

Drive commission free bookings using Tourism Town.
Post unlimited offers to our members and our public tourism market.


Tourism Town is not an agent. We are similar to a traditional marketplace where business set up shop and deal directly with their customers. We have partnered with Stripe Connect to simplify the payment process between you and your customers.

Stripe Payment Fees
Domestic Cards 1.75% + 30c
International Cards 2.9% + 30c


Tourism Town was built for the whole tourism community.

Made for Locals!

When you join Tourism Town you will have exclusive access to tourism deals just for local residents.

Sign Up for Free
Local Tourism Industry

Our goal at Tourism Town is to help all tourism businesses increase direct & commission free business.

Tourism Town is not an agent. We use a direct market model where the transaction is between the customer and experience provider.

Set Up A Product Page
Event Managers

Tourism & Events go hand in hand!

That's why we created a great tool for busiensses & organisations to promote public and private events.

Post an Event
Not for Profits Welcome!

Currently lots of free & authentic experiences organised by community organisations are hard to be found by visitors.

We would like to change that!

We offer NFP organisations an opportunity to be sponsored on Tourism Town so their experiences can be found by travellers & locals.

Apply for Sponsorship

Website Solution

Our hosted website solution gives small business and organisations who cater to tourists, a modern and mobile ready website to generate online sales for just $35 per month.

Hosted Website Example

$35 Website Features

  • Social network sharing
  • Mobile & tablet friendly
  • Promote & sell offers
  • Youtube & Facebook videos
  • Easily update your content
  • Display customer reviews
  • Drag & drop image gallery
  • Create & advertise public events
  • Post news to your website & Facebook
  • Simple enquiry option
  • Display your location
  • Contact details
  • Click to call
  • Link your social sites


Prefer to speak with a person. No problem :)
We are available between 9am and 5pm (Australia Eastern Standard Time).

Lily Stacy
Lily Stacey

Sales, Marketing & Customer Support

Call: 1300 554 636

Jodi Nelson
Jodi Nelson

Business Development

Call: 07 4040 2199