Reef And Skydive On A Budget

Feel the adrenalin rush of Skydiving from 14,000 feet!  Then jump into the beautiful blue waters of the Great Barrier Reef. Reef And Skydive On A Budget are the best of both worlds without breaking the bank!

Day 1 – Cairns Skydive

Cairns Skydive is one of the most popular and extreme adventure sports a person can do and will be the biggest thrill of your life! While being harnessed to your Instructor, imagine experiencing the rush that is indescribable and incomparable to anything else.

Cairns, Queensland is the ideal and most popular places for your Skydive. With its natural beauty and stunning views of the Great Barrier Reef and amazing Tropical Rainforest.

The landing zone has a10-acre tropical garden complete with swimming pool and air-conditioned lounge for watching awesome free-fall videos.

Skydive Inclusions

  • 1 x 14,000 foot Tandem Skydive
  • Full-colour Certificate of Achievement
  • Air-conditioned bus transfers to and from your accommodation
  • 5 Star check-in and departure lounge
  • Complimentary Coffee and Tea before departing Cairns at Skydive office.
  • Air-conditioned lounge area and lockers available
  • Modern up to date skydiving equipment

What to Bring

  • Clothing – Wear comfortable loose clothing as you would normally dress for the weather on the day.
  • We recommend you do not wear Singlet Tops
  • Wear sports shoes or runners.
  • Pay on Board APF Levy can be paid by  cash, credit card, EFTPOS,

Photos and Videos

The Skydiving Instructor uses only the best Go Pro 3 HD Cameras

  • Photos Only
  • Video Only
  • Video and Photos
  • All Skydive Video and Photo packages are on a free souvenir four gig USB flash drive

Skydiving Itinerary

(Depending on what time you choose for your skydive – 8 am, or 11 am) Below is based on the 11 am Tour

  • 1045 – Bus transfer from your Cairns City accommodation
  • 1145 – Arrive just outside of Innisfail at the Skydive headquarters
  • 1200 – Meet & Greet
  • 1230 – Tuition
  • 1300 – Gear up
  • 1330 – Groups start taking off
  • 1345 – Reach max for jump
  • 1350 – Jump
  • 1356 – Land on either park or beach
  • 1400 – Once you have completed your jump you can use the facilities at the headquarters of the swimming pool, table tennis or watch TV
  • 1600 – Depart the skydive headquarters
  • 1700 – Arrive back to your accommodation

Additional Information

  • Please note: Persons weighing over 95 kgs may incur an extra charge.
  • Maximum weight for skydiving is 110 kilos
  • Australian Parachute Federation Levy is payable on the day.
  • Northern Beaches accommodation bus transfers will be an extra charge to pay onboard.

Day 2 – Great Barrier Reef Budget Cruise

This Great Barrier Reef Budget Cruise is Cairns best value reef tour and a true Cairns icon.  If you’re looking for and a memorable day on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef then Great Barrier Reef Budget Cruise has it all!

We will have you on an unforgettable, unrushed day. Enjoy a relaxed, leisurely cruise to the Outer Great Barrier Reef. Snorkel among beautiful corals. View a colourful variety of tropical marine life at one of the natural wonders of the world.

Sit Back And Relax!

Relax on the sun deck. See Australia’s Great Barrier Reef from the glass bottom boat (optional extra). Take the “Wild Ride” on the famous Compass Boomnet. Scuba Diving is available as an optional extra for all levels of experience.

Great Barrier Reef Budget Cruise offers something that can be enjoyed by people of all ages, even those with limited swimming ability.

Great Barrier Reef Itinerary

  • 0730 – Check-in direct to Compass at Marlin Wharf Berth 18
  • 0800 –Depart Marlin Marina Cairns to the Outer Great Barrier Reef
  • 1030 – Arrive at your first Great Barrier Reef Location
  • 1230 – BBQ Lunch with fresh salads
  • 1300 – Cruise to 2nd Reef Location
  • 1500 – Depart the Great Barrier Reef
  • 1730 – Approximately Arrival time at Cairns Marina

Great Barrier Reef Inclusions

  • Snorkel Equipment hire & tuition (excluding wetsuits)
  • Flotation devices (children and Adult Sizes)
  • Fresh fruit platters,
  • Coffee and Tea when boarding
  • Delicious BBQ Lunch with an assortment of fresh salads (dietary requirement catered for)
  • Boomnetting the “Wild Ride” (weather permitting)
  • A glass of wine, cheese & crackers on the return journey
  • Complimentary tea & coffee all day (while the vessel is stationary)
  • All Reef Taxes and Levies
  • Assistance for non-confident swimmers

What to Bring

  • Towel, Hat, Swimmers
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Voucher
  • Cash or credit card for extra purchases

Important Information for Scuba Diving

Your Safety Is Our First Priority

We have a passion for showing you Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, so please make sure you understand the scuba diving laws.

Queensland, Australia has some of the strictest scuba diving rules in the world but also the safest scuba diving record.   The Queensland Government Code of Practice regulates us and comply with all regulations, including medical as is the law.

To avoid disappointment on your day of travel, we strongly recommend that all of our passengers complete our dive medical questionnaire before booking as some medical conditions, age and medications may prevent you from scuba diving.   It is always our mission to provide our passengers with the very best Great Barrier Reef experience.

Compass Cruises Medical Questionnaire

We are happy to help you with any questions you may have.

Please contact our office on 07 4037 2700 or email us

Alternatively, you may like to consult your Doctor for a Dive Medical using the Australian Standard Forms ‘AS.4005.1

Flying after Scuba Diving

For a single no-decompression scuba dive, you should not fly or go to altitude for at least 18 hours after a scuba dive.  For multiple dives, you should not fly for 24 hours after your last dive.  If Skydiving or Hot Air Ballooning you must wait 24 hours after your dive. We recommend waiting a minimum of 24 hours whenever possible
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