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Explore Your Own Backyard

Longing for a change of scenery? Look no further than your very own backyard of Australia! Join us on our brand new, all-weather experience platform on Moore Reef, just 40 minutes from Cairns. Experience boundless fun for the whole family, and explore what millions of international guests fly to Australia to visit, the Great Barrier Reef in Tropical North Queensland.

A magical underwater world awaits...

Embark on the journey of a lifetime without venturing too far from home. Experience the enchantment of the Great Barrier Reef with Reef Magic Cruise in Cairns. Unlock the magic of your own tropical backyard and create cherished memories that will stay with you forever. Tick the Great Barrier Reef off your bucket list today with Reef Magic.


Explore the Great Barrier Reef with us

Visit Australia’s tropical backyard & experience the Great Barrier Reef on Cairns newest and most spacious pontoon.ย 

Inclusive in your day at Reef Magic

  • Five hours at our brand new activity platform on Moore Reef (the newest pontoon on the reef!)
  • All snorkel gear hire including fins, mask, lycra suits & life vests
  • Fresh buffet lunch with a variety of cuisines and dietary options
  • Expert Marine Biologists & Cultural Guides
  • Access to our state-of-the-art scientific marine lab
  • Free glass bottom boat tour and semi-submarine tour
  • Free Underwater Observatory

Why Visit Tropical Queensland?

More than just a destination, the Great Barrier Reef is a call to action! Seek adventure or relaxation in your very own backyard in tropical north Queensland for year round fun and adventure.

Family Friendly Fun

There is something for the whole family at Reef Magic! Dive into all the activities available on Cairn's newest Pontoon or sit back and relax with the dry activities on board.

No International Travel Stress

Ditch the long haul flights and leave the passports at home! Cairns is easily accessible from major Australian cities, making it the perfect destination for a hassle-free domestic holiday.

Hassle Free Holiday

Reef Magic departs from Reef Fleet Terminal in central Cairns. Stroll along the waterfront from your hotel and walk straight on to the Reef Magic boat for an easy relaxing day out on the Outer Great Barrier Reef. No stress, no worries.

Aussie Owned, Reliable & Safe

Experience with confidence that every activity at Reef Magic adheres to strict Australian standards. Safety is at the core of everything we do, ensuring you and your family/group have a safe and memorable experience.

Year-Round Paradise

Cairns enjoys a warm tropical climate year-round, making it an ideal destination for those seeking sun, warm waters, and outdoor activities. It's a place where you can escape winter or enjoy summer adventures.

Educational Experience

Turn your holiday into a learning experience as you gain insights into the diverse ecosystems and history of the Great Barrier Reef. Our experienced marine biologists and cultural guides are on hand to answer questions and share their knowledge.

A Tropical Playground for All Ages!

Introductory Diving

No experience necessary. All equipment supplied including wetsuit & souvenir dive certificate to hang on your wall.

SeaTREK Helmet Diving

SeaTREK is a guided underwater walking tour designed for non-swimmers and guests aged 12 to 65.

Certified Diving

Reef Magic are renowned for offering some of the best certified diving on the Great Barrier Reef.

Guided Coral Gardens Snorkel Tour

Perfect for the beginner snorkeller. Join our Marine Naturalist in small groups and learn more about the reef.

Adventure Snorkel Safari

Suitable for snorkellers who are comfortable in the water, you have the opportunity to explore even further utilising our dedicated snorkel boat.

Scenic Flights & Heli Transfer

See the Great Barrier Reef from above and experience soaring views of the reef, islands and sand cays. Transfer available to and from Cairns too.

Explore MORE of your backyard