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Dunk Island & Secret Cassowary Islands Xpedition - Cairns Day Return

Embark on a mesmerising complete day cruise experience featuring a fusion of different transports to Mission Beach and Dunk Island!

Embark on a mesmerising complete day cruise experience featuring a fusion of different transports to Mission Beach and Dunk Island!


  • Experience the spectacular beauty of the Cassowary Coast and Mission Beach
  • Enjoy QuickCoast priority boarding at Clump Point Marine Facility
  • Experience an adventurous exploration as QuickCoast departs Dunk Island
  • Take in the admirable beauty of the Secret Cassowary Islands
  • Indulge in a delectable 2-course Grazing lunch during the scenic cruise

Unforgettable memories await on this guaranteed day cruise. Each stopover promises a lifetime of stories!

Embark on a captivating journey with a Dunk & Secret Cassowary Islands Xpedition, where the allure of hidden islands and pristine paradise beaches awaits your discovery! Immerse yourself in the exploration of over 30 enchanting islands, each revealing its unique charm.

Indulge in relaxation on a secluded beach for 2 hours, basking in the serenity that surrounds you.

Satisfy your palate with a delectable breakfast and BBQ lunch, enhancing the experience with flavours that perfectly complement the scenic view.

But the adventure doesn't end there – venture further to explore Dunk Island, a gem in itself, boasting stunning beaches and winding walking trails that unveil the natural beauty of the island. Whether you're captivated by the serene landscapes or enticed by the diverse activities, this day cruise promises an unforgettable escapade!


  • 6:00am | Coach pickups from city Lake & Abbott Streets
  • 6:30am | Coach departs Cairns Reef Fleet Cruise Terminal. Scenic southbound journey to the Cassowary Coast & Mission Beach.
  • 8:30am | Clump Point Marine Facility - QuickCoast priority boarding commences, serving complimentary muffins, fruit salad, plus tea/coffee/juice. Select your preferred seats before general boarding.
  • 9:00am | QuickCoast departs Clump Point Marina Facility
  • 9:30am | QuickCoast arrives Dunk Island Jetty
  • 9:45am | QuickCoast departs from Dunk Island fir our Secret Cassowary Islands. Our actual destination will depend on conditions on the day and where is best suited to set up our remote beach club.
  • 9:45am - 10:45am | Cruising to our secret location of the day.
  • 10:45pm - 12:45pm | Enjoy up to 2 hours ashore - depending on the conditions of the day.
  • 12:45pm - 1:45pm | 2 course Grazing lunch is served - scenic cruising back to Dunk Island.
  • 1:45pm | QuickCoast Arrives Dunk Island Jetty for some beach strolls, a swim at wonderful Brammo Bay & Iconic Spit or perhaps a cocktail.
  • Lunch | A scrumptious 2 Course BBQ Picnic Lunch is included with fresh tropical fruits
  • 4:00pm | QuickCoast boarding at Dunk Island Jetty - optional Captains Cocktails pre-departure
Adult $325.00 (15+ years old)
Child $243.75 (3 - 14 years old)
Infant $0.00 (0 to 2 years old)

What's included

  • 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 (muffins & tropical fruits) with complimentary beverage (coffee, tea, juice)
  • Cruising the Cassowary Islands as well as 2 hours ashore in secret location to swim, snorkel, beach stroll etc.
  • Scrumptious 2 Course BBQ Picnic Lunch with fresh tropical fruits Snorkelling Equipment (& Stinger Suits October to May)
  • Almost 2.75 hours at Dunk Island to beach stroll, swim or take on a short to medium hike


  • Allow approximately 13 hours for the whole experience



Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.


  • Please note:If you have a medical condition and are unsure of your physical ability to participate in an activity, we recommend that you consult with a medical practitioner prior to booking.

    Luggage: If you require to take any extra baggage/cargo other than your hand luggage (Max 5kg) please contact the operator upon booking to arrange this.

    CANCELLATIONS & REFUNDS :Tickets are non-refundable. Date changes can be made up until 24 hours of departure free of charge Date changes less than 24 hours prior to departure incur a $25 amendment fee per passenger..

Available Bookings from 8 Jun to 21 Jun 2024

All prices are shown in AUD ($)

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  • Adult$195.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$243.75

  • Adult$195.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$243.75

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