Experiencing the Great Barrier Reef is one of Australia’s many ‘must-see’ attractions. World Heritage listed, it is the worlds largest coral reef. All of Distant Journeys Australian itineraries (excluding Australia’s East Coast Jewels) include a full day excursion to experience this natural phenomenon.

Snorkelling is not only a popular activity; it is one of the best ways to see and experience the reef. Once moored at our floating platform, you will find a dedicated snorkelling area, complete with rest stations where you can check out a dazzling world of amazing marine life and beautiful coral.

If you’d like to discover more about the Great Barrier Reef, then joining a marine expert guide, allows you to explore further. Travelling in a group of six, as you view the fascinating marine life and brilliant corals, you will learn about the delicate marine eco system of the reef.

Designed to be suitable for all abilities, spot giant clams, rare species of fish, Nemo the clownfish, sea turtles, Maori Wasse, coral and so much more.

Please Note: All Freedom Day descriptions represent a typical itinerary and may not operate exactly as described. Local operators may vary from time to time.