Departing daily from Cairns; Silverswift is ready to whisk you away for a day of fun and adventure on the Great Barrier Reef. This is an active day all about being in the water for your dive or snorkel adventure of a lifetime!
A day with Silverswift and Silversonic is all about being in the water and experiencing the magical underwater world of the Great Barrier Reef. It’s exciting, exotic and breathtaking! With our exclusive permits and remote sites, you’ll be able to dive and snorkel 3 uniquely different and ecologically diverse sites, each chosen to suit the day’s conditions. In between water activities, relax on the sundecks or in the air-conditioned lounges, and of course, enjoy a delicious lunch for hungry adventurers!
Sleek, smooth and sun-kissed, with Silverswift and Silversonic you’ll travel in comfort and style – the perfect base for an inspirational day of exciting aqua-tivities.
As pioneers of Great Barrier Reef cruising, Quicksilver has infused over 40 years of experience into designing these exceptional sisterships producing the perfect balance of comfort, style and function. Silverswift and Silversonic are modern, spacious 29 metre high speed catamarans, custom-designed to help you get the best out of your day.
Travelling at up to 32 knots, we spend less time getting there which means more time at the Reef for you.
For the comfort of all, Silverswift and Silversonic are non-smoking vessels.
Check-in at the Silverswift Counter inside the Reef Fleet Terminal for your boarding passes.
Vessel boarding. Complimentary morning tea/breakfast served.
Depart Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal for the Outer Reef. On the outward journey, certified and introductory dive briefings begin.
Arrive at first reef location. Divers gear up, while snorkellers’ site briefing begins. Get ready to view the beauty of this natural wonder!
Silverswift departs for second reef location. Option for introductory divers and certified divers to do a second dive. Snorkellers site briefing.
Tropical hot and cold buffet lunch served in the air conditioned cabin.
Silverswift departs for third reef location. Snorkellers are once again briefed as to the best areas to snorkel and Guided Snorkel Tour. Option for certified divers to do a third dive or second introductory dive.
Afternoon tea served.
All passengers board vessel for final passenger count.
Silverswift commences return journey to Cairns.
Silverswift arrives at Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal.
Coaches depart for accommodation.
All taxes and levies are included in the total price.
EMC: A Government Environmental Management Charge (EMC) applies to all adults and children 4 years and over entering the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage area. This charge is currently waivered to 30/6/23.