Cairns to Dunk Island Full Day Tour

Meals included
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Highlights & inclusions

Round-trip ferry journey to Dunk Island
Hike through ancient fern forests and ironbark groves
Available for day excursions and overnight camping escapades
Snorkeling and swimming at Muggy Muggy Beach
Light continental breakfast with beverage
Two-course picnic lunch

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Wed, May 22, 2024

What you can expect

Set out on a day trip from Cairns to explore Dunk Island, home to over 100 species of birds, reptiles, and marine mammals. On this popular island, you'll find a huge national park with lush walking trails and picturesque beaches. Hang out at Muggy Muggy Beach for a swim and snorkel or tackle Mount Kootallo with its 7km round-trip hike through an ancient forest past a WWII radar station before reaching the breathtaking views of the surrounding islands. If you would like to opt for a gentler exploration, try the circuit track, a 3-4 hour trek through Palm Valley and Coconut Beach. With breakfast, lunch, and transfers included, all you have to do is hop on and enjoy all that Dunk Island has to offer.

Location

What you need to know

Inclusions
  • Myroo Coach-X Cairns return transfers: Departs Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal and selected hotels on Lake & Abbott Streets
  • Priority boarding Myroo Coach-X
  • Light continental breakfast with beverage
  • Day return QuickCoast Ferry-X High Catamaran
  • Myroo Adventures Dunk Island Beach Club with lifeguard
  • Beach parasols and beach chairs (first in basis)
  • Two course picnic lunch soft drink
Exclusions
  • Snorkelling equipment
  • Stinger suits (May to October)
  • Purchase of extra beverages or cocktails
  • Any other incidentals
Itinerary
  • 6:30 am | Coach departs Cairns Reef Fleet Cruise Terminal. Scenic southbound journey to the Cassowary Coast & Mission Beach
  • 8:30 am | Clump Point Marine Facility - QuickCoast priority boarding commences, serving complimentary muffins, fruit salad, plus tea/coffee/juice
  • 9:00 am | QuickCoast departs Clump Point Marina Facility
  • 9:30 am | QuickCoast arrives Dunk Island Jetty
  • Lunch | A two-course picnic lunch with fresh tropical fruits
  • 4:00 pm | QuickCoast boarding at Dunk Island Jetty - optional Captains Cocktails pre-departure
  • 4:30 pm | QuickCoast departs Dunk Island
  • 4:50 pm | Disembark Clump Point Marine Facility, a Myroo Coach-X will be waiting to transfer you back to Cairns
  • 7:00 pm | Coach arrives Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal or Cairns Central
Time
  • This experience departs at 6:30 am
Duration
  • This experience will take approximately 12 hours.
Departure Location
  • This experience departs from Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, 1 Spence Street, Cairns, QLD, 4870
What To Bring
  • Towel and swimwear
  • Hat and sunscreen
  • Backpack or over-shoulder style to a max of 5kg
Additional Information
  • Minimum 2 passengers - Maximum 75 passengers
  • Seats on the upper deck are restricted to weather conditions and operational requirements on the day
  • On very rare occasions, services can be subject to the effect of weather or unforeseen circumstances. Should a cruise not operate for any reason passengers will be offered an alternative day or a full refund authorised
  • Casual shirts must be worn in the cabin area and in the evenings
  • This tour operates every day to Dunk Island in peak seasons June to November. Peak periods can also off peak periods Quick Coast operates 4-5 times per week to Dunk island
  • Wheelchairs must be booked in advance by phoning our office. We can only allow wheelchairs when the tide at Green Island is high enough for arrival and departure so we can use the gangway directly onto the jetty. Sometimes these suitable conditions only occur a few days per month but is is possible as long as the client is flexible with dates. The jetty BBQ area is flat with dirt paths but for the most part wheelchairs can manage.
  • No cash is accepted onboard or for optional activities, bar or other incidentals.
Cancellation Policy
  • Change your booking up to 24 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 24 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no-shows may result in you forfeiting your experience
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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From
$179.00AUD
or 4 payments of $44.75 with more info
Free cancellation up to 24 hours prior to experience
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