Travel with Australia’s most awarded reef Cruise Company. With a choice of day trips or extended cruising options, it’s the ultimate way to see natures finest in absolute comfort and style. For your experience of a lifetime, Quicksilver will take you to a reef at the very edge of Australia’s Continental Shelf, to an underwater world that famous for it’s colour and history beauty.
With Quicksilver you can choose to dive, snorkel, or stay dry and explore the reef from the comfort of a semi-sub, just one metre underwater. Watch the fish feeding from Quicksilver’s unique underwater viewing platform and underwater observatory, or fly in a helicopter over the reef.
Whichever option you choose, you’ll bring home a lifetime of memories from this living natural wonder.
Your Day on Quicksilver – at a glance
Complimentary morning tea/coffee on boarding. For your safety, hot drinks are not served once the vessel is underway. Passengers are required to be onboard the vessel 15 minutes before departure.
Depart Marina Mirage for the Outer Barrier Reef. A Marine Biologist presentation is shown on the vessel monitors 30 minutes after departure. A snorkelling demonstration follows the Marine Biologist presentation.
Arrive Outer Barrier Reef- reef activities commence:
Enjoy swimming and snorkelling from submerged platforms.
Underwater observatory open for coral and fish viewing.
Semi-subs depart every fifteen minutes from the rear of the platform.
Pre-booked guided snorkelling tours, certified and introductory diving and helicopter scenic flights
Fish feeding conducted at the snorkelling platform at advertised times.
Lunch [included in the fare] is served. Enjoy a hot and cold tropical buffet, containing fresh prawns, pastas, meats, salads and fruit. There are full bar facilities available where you can purchase drinks.
Lunch finishes. Time for more activity or just relax and take in the view!!
Depart Agincourt Reef for Port Douglas. Reef video viewing on board.
Arrival at Marina Mirage, Port Douglas.