3 night Green Island Getaway
3 NIGHTS @ GREEN ISLAND RESORT
FERRY TRANSFERS FROM CAIRNS
BREAKFAST DAILY, SUNSET DRINKS & BEACH HIRE
OUTER BARRIER PONTOON REEF TRIP
SNORKELLING GEAR | GLASS BOTTOM BOAT
3 night Green Island Getaway Info
The Green Island Ultimate Reef Getaway Package offers unbeatable value, inclusions and relaxation.
The Ultimate Reef Getaway Package includes:
3 nights on Green Island Resort:
Return catamaran ferry transfers from Cairns
- Full buffet breakfast daily
Complimentary sunset drinks
Glass bottom boat tour
Rainforest and guided evening nature walk
Fish feeding presentation daily
Non-motorised beach activities such as kayaking, beach volleyball and windsurfing
Outer Barrier Reef Pontoon Cruise:
Semi Submarine coral viewing tour
Buffet lunch on Reef trip
Complimentary Green Island Guest Activities:
Beach Volleyball - Play a game of volleyball on sandy Green Island Beach.
Fish Feeding - At 5:00pm make sure to bring your camera and head to the jetty for sunset fish feeding. Expect to see enormous tropical fish.
Sunset Drinks - Directly after Fish Feeding is another very enjoyable activity. Watch the sun set over the Coral Sea, tropical fish and turtles popping up to say ''Hello'' while enjoying a sparkling wine or juice. The perfect way to end each evening on the island from 5.30pm.
Guided Evening Nature Walks - Join a Green Island Naturalist on a guided walk. Departs nightly and complimentary for resort guests.
Self-guided Island Walks - Green Island is 15 hectares and takes about 45 minutes to walk around. This National Park is abundant with Australian birds, animals and 120 different species.
Green Island is just a 45 minute boat ride from Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal.
These transfers are included in your package and are confirmed at the time of booking.
Please allow time to check-in at least 30 minutes prior to departure.
**Please advise your preferred ferry times on booking.
ex Cairns: 8.30am, 10.30am, 1.00pm
ex Green Island: 9.45am, 12.00pm, 2:30pm, 4:30pm
Day One: Travel to Green Island Resort
Check in at the Reef Fleet Terminal Green Island Resort counter ready for your ferry departure. Your luggage will be transferred directly to your resort room. After check in you are more than welcome to explore the island and take part in the numerous activities.
With just 46 luxurious suites, you will discover an intimate haven. Suites are set in clusters under the rainforest canopy and adjoining central facilities via raised covered walkways. They are cleverly secluded from the remainder of the island and day visitor facilities.
The Reef Suites are perfect for honeymoons and special occasions. These split-level luxury suites have a large king size bed, spacious lounge area, separate bath, shower and private balcony.
The Island Suites consist of a spacious guestroom with either twin (double/double) or king bed. Some rooms can be interconnecting or adjoining for families. All rooms have separate showers and bath and a private balcony.
Air-conditioning & Ceiling fans
Direct dial ISD/STD telephones
Mini-bar and refrigerator
Tea & coffee making facilities
Private balcony with table & chairs
Bathrobes (Slippers included for Reef Suite)
Shower & separate bath
Iron & ironing board
Pool & beach towels (available from Reception)
Disabled Room - located close to the reception and restaurant with wider doorways and ramp entry. Bedding is two double beds. There are hand rails in bath and toilet areas, and a fold-up chair in shower. Please enquire for further details.
2 bars, 1 restaurant and 1 casual grill
Business meeting facilities
Resort shop and boutique
Internet access in guest lounge at an extra charge
Free Wi-Fi around the pool. Free 25 MB/person/day
At 5pm after the day visitors have left enjoy sunset drinks at the jetty with a choice of sparkling wine, beers or orange juice.
Fish feeding takes place from the jetty where you will see many tropical fish and a turtle or two if you're lucky!
Day Two: Outer Barrier Reef Cruise
Board Great Adventures departing the island at 11:15am to your outer reef destination at Moore Reef or Norman Reef. Travel time is approx. 60 minutes where you will transfer onto a first class multi-level pontoon from where all the reef activities take place.
Your cruise includes:
Air-conditioned fast catamaran
3 Hours at Outer Barrier Reef platform
Delicious hot & cold buffet lunch
Semi-submersible coral viewing tours
Buoyancy vests if required
Reef education presentation
Undercover seating and tables
Full Bar Facilities
Sun-deck with Sun-lounges
Swimming enclosure for children
Scuba Doo - (At additional cost)
Day Three: Free Day to Relax or Explore Green Island
Green Island is the only coral cay on the Great Barrier Reef with a rainforest growing on it, which is home to 126 native plant species, colourful birdlife, surrounded by magnificent coral gardens and is some 15 hectares (approx 37 acres) in size.
During the day guests can choose from a range of delicious and affordable meal and snack options from Green Islands restaurant and food outlets (at own cost).
Canopy Grill: Cafe style lunch such as burgers and chips or wraps. (Lunch)
Aussie Buffet: This delicious hot and cold buffet is served from the Canopy Grill. (Lunch)
Emeralds Restaurant: A la carte dining or set course menus. (Lunch and Dinner)
Lite Bites: Ice-creams, shakes and snack food. (Day)
Reflections Pool Bar: Refreshing drinks, specialty cocktails, coffees. Reflections Pool Bar and Emeralds Restaurant are fully licensed. (Day)
Beach Dining: Beach dining is also available. (weather dependent)
Optional activities (at own cost) include:
Diving and Snorkelling:
Great Diving Adventures offers scuba diving for both introductory and certified divers at Green Island. No experience is necessary to take a fully supervised introductory dive. Guided snorkel tours are also conducted and are highly recommended. They are a great way to maximise your experience on the Great Barrier Reef.
This amazing nautical museum offers visitors ocean aquariums, marine artifacts and an impressive collection of ancestral images from Asia and the Indo-Pacific. See exciting crocodile shows and hold a baby croc. It is also home to Cassius - the largest crocodile in captivity.
For an amazing underwater walking experience, let Seawalker's expert guides show you the wonders of the reef as you stroll along Green Island lagoon's sea floor. There's no equipment to operate, non-swimmers welcome and you don't even have to get your hair wet! From start to finish, the Seawalker experience takes between 45 and 55 minutes.
Green Island Resorts Club Spa Massage and Beauty facility offers rejuvenating and indulging treatments that restore harmony to the mind, body and soul. Using exclusive marine products, you can be pampered with a variety of spa, massage and beauty treatments.
Green Island is a beautiful little 6000 year old coral cay located within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, just 27 km offshore from Cairns. What makes it so special is that of the 300 coral cays on the Reef within this World Heritage Area Green Island is the only one with Rainforest. Green Island Resort is your luxury haven with just 46 suites that are nestled within the rainforest, secluded from the day visitor facilities.
DAY FOUR: End of Package, depart Green Island
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The entire staff pampered us
The entire staff pampered us during our 3 night stay at the Green Island Resort.
Posted By Barbara MacArthur
friendly people excellent service great resort
friendly people excellent service great resort, loved the outer reef cruise. looking forward to going back.
Posted By Sally
All the included activities
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Green Island Resort. The room was beautifully furnished and very comfortable, and the restaurant surpassed our expectations. All the included activities made the package great value. We especially enjoyed the snorkelling and night time nature walks. On top of all this, the service was exceptional. I would definitely recommend Green Island Resort to couples and families.
Posted By Heather
GREAT PLACE TO STAY!
We had an AWESOME holiday on Green Island. The staff were great. The room was very good. Would defiantly recommend it(and have already started) to everyone. GREAT PLACE TO STAY! It was the high light of our trip. To snorkel off the beach and see the GB reef and fish, how could you not enjoy it. You also spot turtles swimming by. And you are guaranteed to see NEMO! And the FREE drinks at 5.15 each night, PRICELESS! Go Green Island Resort, YOU ROCK!
Posted By Lindsay Seddon
Loved the atmosphere
Loved the atmosphere of Green Island. The accommodation was great and the room service was great. The reception staff were very helpful
Posted By Sharon Ford
Everything starting from checking in at the Reef Fleet Terminal went really smoothly. All the Cairns, boat and Island staff were so friendly and helpful. We really enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere of Green Island, particularly after the day visitors had departed.
Posted By Michael Fisher
We are so impressed
We are so impressed, we intend to return to experience more of he peace and restfulness of this beautiful island resort. Staff are not just attentive & personal; they are warm and friendly and genuinely engaging across all services. Little busy during the day but after the visitors have left there are lots of lovely activities provided by the staff, thank you Green Island resort
Posted By Helen & James Keary
Great holiday! The only suggestion would be to have a different menu each night.
Posted By Lynn Parsons
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