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Reef Teach

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85 Lake St | 2nd Floor Main Street Arcade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 7794
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Must do before visiting the Reef

I enjoyed this work shop, learnt a heap about the coral and fish. We also had a great and energetic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Do this before visiting the reef!

As the title says, if you're in Cairns I highly recommend going to Reef Teach before visiting the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reef Teach is the only dedicated Great Barrier Reef education company. It primary role is performing information shows about the Great Barrier Reef. These shows are design to enhance and compliment tourists Great Barrier Reef trips. Reef Teach's highly qualified and experienced marine biologists take their customers on a tour of the Great Barrier Reef. With the use of hundreds of high quality images, videos and real marine specimens. The marine biologists introduce everyone to the diversity of animals they can actually see, from individuals as small as a pins head right up to those individuals as big as dolphins and whales. Plus their will give their guests the helpful hints on where to find these beautiful animals. While sharing all this knowledge their they will be telling you the animals own personal stories.msomemof these stories will amaze you. Thought these three main goals, 1) introducing one to the diversity of live one can see, 2) the helpful hints on where to find these beautiful animals and 3) the animals personal stories, tourist will see more and enjoy they reef trip even further. "with learning comes appreciation..."
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Hours Today: 18:30 - 20:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
85 Lake St | 2nd Floor Main Street Arcade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 7794

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed this work shop, learnt a heap about the coral and fish. We also had a great and energetic presenter who kept the night fun throughout the night. I encourage all locals living in Cairns to up skill your self with what in your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As the title says, if you're in Cairns I highly recommend going to Reef Teach before visiting the Great Barrier Reef. I left feeling far more knowledgeable and when I did go snorkelling was able to identify many of the types of coral and fish...More

Thank Luke1301
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent. Highly recommended. 2+ hour interactive talk, packed with information based on scientific evidence and exceptional knowledge and experience. Covered current concerns, environment, climate impact and life of the reef in really fun and informative way. Don't leave Cairns without taking this talk in one...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are planning a dive or snorkel trip to the Great Barrier Reef or just want to know more, then this is a must do so u get the best out of your trip

Thank 007fredbloggs
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic presentation of the animals you can see in the reef stretching from the Life of coral to whales! On top of it - Gareth made everybody (kids/young/old) laugh during the entire 2,4 hours - if he isn't doing stand-up as a side job, he...More

Thank Sabrina K
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I can highly recommend this before going to the reef, this is educational and entertaining at the same time, for all ages!

Thank René M
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic evening learning about the Great Barrier Reef. The presentation covered the whole reef ecosystem from coral to sharks. Our presenter had great humour, shared many stories with us from his personal experiences, and made the experience very entertaining. Free biscuits, coffee,...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Grateful evening spent with Gareth. Loads of insight into the wildlife in the reef delivered by a super passionate expert. Would definitely recommend for adults and teens.

Thank RRCorex27
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Great evening and very informative. Learnt so much about coral of all things that I felt like an expert the next day. Also calmed my fears about sharks and stingers. Very knowledgeable and engaging talk.

Thank Simon T
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Coral bleaching realistically explained in a terrific presentation making sense of the whole GBR ecosystem. Inspiring stuff and a must for all reef visitors.

Thank Russell B
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Mike M
10 April 2015|
Response from Reefteach | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Reef Teach offers talks about the Marine Life on the Great Barrier Reef but not actually lessons on how to snorkel. However, our staff can give helpful hints during the evening. The show is a... More