Half Day Tour - Full Day's Value

Half Day Tour

Combining swift travel to the outer reef, with all the activities of a full day cruise in a group of maximum 36 passengers. In only half a day, you can snorkel / scuba dive / glass bottom boat coral view & visit the amazing outer reef.

Skedaddle is a lot of fun, exciting and exhilarating but she is not for everyone, not recommended if you:
Are pregnant, have any back or neck issues, have broken bones, have recent injuries, have had recent operations. Children must be 1.3m (height checked on boarding).

Standard Tour

  Price EMC/Port Admin fee Total
Adult $105 $15 $120
Child (-14 years)
min. height 1.3m
$85 $15 $100

Return Transfers

From Price
Northern Beaches $28

Departure and Return

Skedaddle Cairns departing daily from Cairns, Queensland, Australia.

Boards at 11 am E Finger, Cairns Marlin Marina directly on board Skedaddle
Returns at approximately 4:15 pm.

What to Bring

  • Booking details
  • Wear your bathers
  • Bring your towel
  • Light Jacket/Jumper
  • Sun block
  • Water/Snacks
  • Camera
  • A big smile!

Standard Tour

  • Skedaddle Jet Boat to Hastings Reef
  • Guided Snorkel Tour
  • Glass Bottom Boat Tour
  • Unlimited fresh drinking water
  • Afternoon tea and coffee
  • Fresh water showers
  • Optical mask
  • Snorkel Equipment & instruction
  • Buoyancy Vest, Flotation Device
  • Wetsuit or Lycra suit (seasonal)
  • 2½ hours snorkelling approx – not too short, not too long
  • Random photos taken daily by crew and uploaded to Facebook for free
  • Scuba Diving
  • Cool drinks and snacks
  • Souvenirs
  • Coach Transfers Northern Beaches

Scuba Diving

Dive as a beginner or a certified diver, in the most amazing diving location on earth. We offer Certified Dive and Introductory Dive. If you are an experience diver, you must present your certification card. Introductory divers must be 12 years or older.

There is limited diving capacity on Skedaddle, maximum one dive per person. Please note all dives, introductory and certified, need to be pre-booked over the phone directly with us and cannot be booked on the morning of travel. All diving is non refundable or exchangeable.

Please note some medications, medical conditions and flying after scuba diving can and may prevent you from scuba diving.

Introductory Dive

Minimum age 12 years.

Dive Price
1 Dive $20 SPECIAL

Certified Dive

Must show Certified Card

Dive Price
1 Dive $55

Terms and Conditions


100% cancellation fee if you cancel within 24 hours of booked departure, which includes any factors beyond your/our control and also includes but is not limited to: medical issues you or others, airline or transport delays, bad weather etc (Competition and Consumer Act 2010).

Please be aware no show, no refund.

Travel insurance is highly recommended.

Depending on your method of booking some agents/booking engines may have additional booking and cancellation fees. Skedaddle online bookings are managed by Tours to Go which incur booking and cancellation fees. A full refund of Skedaddle’s portion of the fare is given if the tour is cancelled prior to departure.


Skedaddle, the company or the captain of the day reserves the right at any time, without compensation, to alter, change or cancel without notice any: Service provided, the tour, part of the tour, the destinations, use only one destination, use a different vessel or any matter or thing. Due in part or in whole but not restricted to: Adverse Weather, strong winds, medical issues (yours or others), mechanical problems or any matter that may affect the safety of a passenger or passengers or the safe operation of the tour or any other problem or issue.


Dives need to be pre-booked and are non refundable and non exchangeable.

* Skedaddle reserves the right to change the fuel levy without notice

Private Charters

Skedaddle is available for private charters

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