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Quicksilver Cruises

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Wharf Street | Marina Mirage, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Quicksilver is Australia’s most awarded reef operator. You can choose your Great Barrier Reef experience - Cruise to the outer edge aboard a spacious wavepiercer catamaran to the renowned Agincourt Reef, sail aboard the luxurious Wavedancer to idyllic Low Isles, or seek the thrill of dive and snorkel adventures aboard Silversonic. All cruises are accredited with Advanced Ecotourism.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Wharf Street | Marina Mirage, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A must visit place. Extremely friendly stuff except for the photography crew Jessy – very unhelpful. If you want to have a good experience on Quicksilver do not ask him any questions and you will enjoy your day out on the reef.

Thank Oleg G
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did the outer reef trip. We traveled out 90 minutes to get to a docking station. You could snorkel, scuba dive, glass bottom boat, snorkel tour,underwater helmets and do a glass walk thru. Everyone was very helpful. Haley on the way out gave an...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We've been to the outer reef a few times with Quicksilver. The reef of course is awesome but I get the feeling it's more about quantity than quality for Quicksilver now. Too many people, queueing for everything. Battling for a table for lunch. Still enjoyed...More

Thank Graeme N
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Low Isles was our choice for our friend from Texas. Quicksilver were excellent - I have some medical issues and their care and concern for my welfare were exemplary. Passenger care - 5***** Lunch - excellent and very fresh. Staff attention to all passengers...More

Thank Verity G
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited Great Barrier Reef for the third time and it was the best experience so far. Crew was great especially David (photo guy) and amazing Mazy. David was taking awesome photos and it is worth every penny to get them from him. Mazy made...More

Thank Dr. Anna F
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic time with Quicksilver Cruises well worth the time, had the best ever experience snorkeling, glassbottom boat, helicopter view of the reef 10/10.

Thank ross263
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked our full day at the reef with quicksilver once we got to port Douglas. The day we cruised out to the reef the seas where rough & on the way back had gotten worse. Seasick meds can be purchased on board. Over all the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Be aware. We booked a day with the Poseidon for a smaller more personal visit to the Reef, and when we arrived at the boat were told it had an oil leak. Sent back to the main booking area of Quicksilver where we were convinced...More

Thank Donna C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an experience! An absolute must due when in Port Douglas. Quicksilver was such a great choice for our families. It docked at their pontoon on Agincourt Reef where we were able to take a submarine tour, do underwater observations without getting wet, and of...More

Thank David T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This trip is not worth the money sea very choppy and rough everyone was vomiting on board we should never have gone out quick silver could of canceled the booking. In their brochure they promised us a buffet of hot and cold food. Every thing...More

1  Thank badcruises
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mail4green
8 March 2018|
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Response from Alstel | Reviewed this property |
Yes, small ones behind the bar on the boat. Do that before you get off.
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lefko
7 February 2018|
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Hey, Lynne. We went today and it was gorgeous. One or two honkers on the way but a great day. Snorkelling was fab and lunch not bad . Have fun
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Marilena M
1 December 2017|
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Response from KTAS22 | Reviewed this property |
No, they are sanitised washed and reused x
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