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Reef Express

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Clump Point Boat Ramp, Mission Beach, Queensland 4852, Australia
+61 408 990 600
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Awesome day!

We went snorkelling with reef express and had the best experience ever. We were very disappointed... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
健通 吳
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Reef Express - the ONLY GBR trip to do!

My experience as a beginner? Outstanding! Thank you Kerryn and Stuart. This trip is unique, run... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
kath h
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Fast, fun, adventure trip of approx. 45 minutes to one of the most extraordinary wonders on the planet- the Great Barrier Reef. Meet our marine friends such as turtles and Nemo and be amazed at the colors and shapes in our private locations. Underwater photographer available for photos on location. Small personal groups of no more than 12. Unique locations, unspoilt reef, no crowds and personalised service for your comfort and safety. -This tour is Truly unique for these reasons: -Eco-friendly and eco-certified -Less travel time to the reef, approx. 45 Minutes -Small groups, max. of 12 -Private and personal -Up to date reef information -Experienced snorkel guides to snorkel with -All snorkel gear provided, including wetsuits in winter or lycra in warmer months -Snacks and drinks included -Underwater camera/Go-PRO available for hire -Photos available for purchase -Toilet onboard Eco-friendly, personal service and helpful crew will cater for all ages so come along and enjoy the Great Barrier Reef like very few people ever do.
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  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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“giant clams” (13 reviews)
“great hosts” (8 reviews)
“fast boat” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Clump Point Boat Ramp, Mission Beach, Queensland 4852, Australia
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+61 408 990 600

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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We went snorkelling with reef express and had the best experience ever. We were very disappointed with a tour we took in Airlie beach. Weather aside, we saw very little while intro diving and snorkelling. There was just nothing, only a few fish and few...More

Thank 健通 吳
Kerryn B, Owner at Reef Express, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thankyou for your review Christine and Tony. As you know, we try to do our best as a very small business and we did listen to you and your concerns about your previous experience elsewhere and your thoughtfulness in what we could offer you on...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

My experience as a beginner? Outstanding! Thank you Kerryn and Stuart. This trip is unique, run by dedicated professionals who are passionate about their work. The use of equipment and the safety procedures were very well explained. Their kind, reassuring manner, combined with their gentle...More

Thank kath h
Kerryn B, Owner at Reef Express, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Wow! Thankyou very much for writing such a comprehensive review which has covered the lot of what we try to achieve on our tours ! We obviously have a lot more work to do yet to attain such a tremendous review regularly . Thankyou for...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Great day out visiting the outer barrier reef. The trip extends right to the edge of the reef with different locations with explanation as to why they are different. The boat goes out further than others I have been on and the coral formations were...More

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Kerryn B, Owner at Reef Express, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thankyou for your review of your day with us and appreciating the lengths we go to, to show so many people the Great Barrier Reef in our area and the beauty of it. We wish you safe travels and a fantastic time in Far North...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

One of our goals in experiencing Australia was to snorkel in the GBR. We have heard about the bleaching and damage so we wanted to go with a company that wasn't just about the tourist dollar but was also protecting the reef. We also wanted...More

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Kerryn B, Owner at Reef Express, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Sea chicken, we love you ! Thankyou for the laughs reading your review ! I just cannot stop giggling reading this , thankyou for your hilarious comments. Safe travels and I hope you are as 'free as a bird now' ! All the best 'floating...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017

Kerryn and Stewart - thank you for a wonderful day at the reef for myself and my teenage daughters. It was so good to be able to slip into the water, off the side of the boat, and see a REAL reef; with good coral...More

Thank 645Caroline
Kerryn B, Owner at Reef Express, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thankyou Caroline, Great to have you onboard! Come back soon and help us out as discussed ! We need you asap!

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Priceless!! A great day with truly beautiful scenery, views, sightings and underwater magic. Not an adventure to be missed!!

Thank ClaireHeathVic
Kerryn B, Owner at Reef Express, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Hahaha, thankyou Claire ! What a hilarious day out ! Hope your having a great time where you are and lots of fun Claire . Regards Reef Express

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great time with Keren and James and a few other happy reef adventurers. The team were very friendly and extremely helpful in pointing out points of interest including some cute little clownfish. Highly recommended.More

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Kerryn B, Owner at Reef Express, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thankyou Alistair for your review of your day with us! We had a great day out and of course the clownfish are super cute to see and live a very interesting life cycle with their beloved anemone which is their home. Safe travels to you,...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

As a previous reviewer said - this is more than just a reef tour to snorkel. It is a small boat for 12 passengers (we had 6 on board). Kerryn and James are great hosts - friendly and fun with a wicked sense of humour....More

Thank Phillip J
Kerryn B, Owner at Reef Express, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thankyou for your review! A fantastic day of 'wicked' humour indeed. Thankyou for noting we spent extra time chatting with our local whales! As you know , James and myself are totally in love with our big fat whale friends that think the Reef Express...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Our family of four including 2 children ages 6 & 7 had a fantastic day out snorkelling on the Reef Express. The guides were terrific and knowledgeable and the boat fast. I had previously been on one of the big boats out of Port Douglas...More

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Kerryn B, Owner at Reef Express, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thankyou for your review. You are indeed correct, we are an adventure business, there is no air-conditioning in an enclosed cabin or sharing your day with 30 plus other strangers youve never met in your life ! We are a small operator delivering a 'great...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017

Although a snorkelling tour our guides Kerryn & James offered much more: 1. Snorkelling tour: at three spots 2. Whale whatching tour: we saw around 15 humpback whales 3. Speed boat tour: 30 knots = 55 km/h The snorkelling spots at the Potter's Reef are...More

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Kerryn B, Owner at Reef Express, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thankyou Gunter for your review , it seems we have not charged you enough money ! Feel free to send us more at anytime, hahaha! But seriously, thanks for sharing a great day out with us and enjoying all the wonders of our unique tour...More

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Nerissa W
13 November 2015|
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Response from Kerryn B | Property representative |
Hi , many of our customers choose the Drift snorkel as it is a truly unique snorkel experience . Unique to Reef Express! If you are an average swimmer we suggest you take a pool noodle with you on your Drift , and then you... More
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132Kristy
8 September 2015|
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Response from Kerryn B | Property representative |
Hi , we offer Great Barrier Reef snorkel adventures and as such we do not offer accommodation. So for wheel chair access enquiries please contact your accommodation provider. Cairns airport services the far North Queensland... More
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