Green Island and Wildlife Dome

Green Island is a tropical paradise located just off the coast of Cairns. With crystal clear waters, white sand beaches, and a vibrant coral reef ecosystem, Green Island is a must-visit destination for anyone travelling to Cairns.

The Cairns Wildlife Dome is a unique and exciting wildlife park in the heart of Cairns. With its state-of-the-art facilities and impressive collection of animals, the dome offers visitors an immersive and educational experience unlike any other.

Green Island – AM

Green Island is a beautiful coral cay on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. This Island is a uniquely rainforested Marine National Park, surrounded by white sandy beaches, magnificent coral reefs, and abundant marine life. Your visit allows you 2 hours at Green Island, and included is the choice of snorkelling gear or a glass bottom boat tour. “Reef Rocket” is a modern, comfortable air-conditioned highspeed catamaran with a relaxed atmosphere. Travel time to Green Island is 45 minutes from Cairns. Passengers can participate in the many activities available or relax on the beach. The friendly crew will help you to organise your activities to make the most of your time on Green Island.

Lunch at own expense.

Cairns Wildlife Dome – PM

Cairns Wildlife Dome is a spectacular all-weather wildlife exhibit enclosed by a 20-metre-high glass dome on top of Cairns’s iconic Reef Hotel Casino. Join the wildlife keepers on their afternoon feeding circuit, and learn more about our koalas, barramundi, lizards, turtles, birds and crocodiles. You also have time to explore Cairns CBD before joining your coach transfer back to your hotel.

Book your Green Island and Wildlife Dome tour today.




  • Cruise to Green Island aboard “Reef Rocket” a modern catamaran
  • Half-day reef cruises allow 2 hrs on Green Island, departs 9 am, back in Cairns at 12.45 pm
  • Choice of Snorkelling Gear or Glass Bottom Boat tour ($14 extra to do both)
  • Snorkelling demonstration and Reef presentation en route to Green Island
  • Use of Big Cat vessel during time at island as an air-conditioned base
  • Coach transfers from accommodation

Select “Both Glass Bottom Boat and Snorkel Gear Charge” if you wish to have both options.


  • Entry to the Cairns Wildlife Dome

Additional Information

OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES – Can be booked on day of travel or request to book these options in the comments (valid to 31 March 2013)

  • Floatation Vests are $8 for adults, $4 for child
  • Lycra Suits $8 adult, $4 child
  • Boat Snorkel Trips $38 adult, $26 child
  • Marineland Melanesia $18 adult $8 child
  • Seaplane Scenic Flight (subject to availability on the day)
  • Helicopter Scenic Flights (subject to availability on the day)

If you are making your way, check-in is at 8.15 am at our desk in the Reef Fleet Terminal, 1 Spence Street, Cairns.

Important Information


  • Child Fare 4-14 years inclusive
  • Family Fare is two adults and two children
  • Infants 3 years and under are free
  • All prices are AUD and include GST


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