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A very Green Island Christmas

A very Green Island Christmas

Christmas Day on a tropical island on the Great Barrier Reef is certainly a special way to celebrate! To top it off, Green Island Resort’s executive Chef Shuki Salem has created a mouth-watering buffet lunch full of fresh seasonal produce and traditional favourites. » Read the full Story

Green Island’s Great Barrier Reef Ocean Swim 2015

Green Island Ocean Swim

The warm clear waters of tropical Green Island will set the scene for Great Adventures’ annual Green Island Ocean Swim on Sunday 13 September. » Read the full Story

Christmas Day on the Great Barrier Reef!

Santa on Green Island

It’s hard to believe Christmas is just around the corner again. And that means the special opportunity to celebrate in unique style with a Christmas Day feast on the Reef! » Read the full Story

Green Island Ocean Swim set for 14 September

ocean swim

Great Adventures annual Green Island Ocean Swim is set for a big splash on Sunday 14 September! Swimmers of all ages will take on this unique Great Barrier Reef swim competing in 1.5km and 3km events.
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The Queens’s Commonwealth Games Baton visits the Great Barrier Reef

Queens Baton Great Barrier Reef

Great Adventures had the honor of hosting the Queen’s Baton to Green Island to showcase to the world the Great Barrier Reef, an icon of Australia. The Baton is on a 190,000 kilometre journey to 71 Nations and Territories that make up the Commonwealth Countries before arriving in Glasgow next year for the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

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Dreaming of a Green Christmas

Xmas Island

I’m dreaming of a Green Christmas… A Green Island Christmas of course!
A sumptuous Christmas Day lunch on a tropical island on the Great Barrier Reef is certainly a special way to celebrate Christmas and you’re invited to join us on Green Island.

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Reef Spirit commences operation to Green Island

Reef Spirit

After months of anticipation, Reef Spirit Great Adventures’ latest addition to our fleet commenced service whisking our guests across the Coral Sea to beautiful Green Island in comfort and style.
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USM Quicksilver Green island Reef Swim

USM Quicksilver Reef Swim

As part of the Cairns Airport Ironman Event, 190 swimmers took to the water to compete in the 3rd annual USM Quicksilver Green Island Reef Swim.
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A feast of events with something for everyone heading our way!

Green Island Ocean Swim

From elite sporting pursuits to community events and family fun, the Quicksilver Group is delighted to be supporting a raft wonderful ways to experience and enjoy our unique World Heritage reef and rainforest environment.

We hope you can join us to celebrate this wonderful calendar of events.
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Matilda the Turtle Tracks back to Green Island

Green Island Turtle Release

Matilda, a Hawksbill sea turtle is becoming a frequent traveler on Great Adventures Cruises to Green Island. The Cairns Turtle Rehabilitation Centre and Great Adventures will release Matilda for a second time into her home waters of Green Island on Thursday 17th.

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