FAQs - Day Visits

What is included in the Day Trip to Lady Elliot Island ex Bundaberg?

The Day Trip to Lady Elliot Island includes:

  • 6-7 hours to explore the Island and reef
  • Return scenic flight to Lady Elliot Island
  • Welcome drink/Orientation tour
  • Guided reef walk tour at low tide (Tide dependent)
  • Glass bottom boat/guided snorkel tour
  • Snorkel equipment (mask, snorkel, fins & wetsuit) and lesson if required
  • Hot & Cold buffet lunch served in the Dining Room
  • Use of day guest facilities (shower facilities and towels)
  • Environmental management charge

 

What is included in the Day Trip to Lady Elliot Island ex Hervey Bay/Fraser Coast?

The Day Trip to Lady Elliot Island includes:

  • 6-7 hours to explore the Island and reef
  • Return scenic flight to Lady Elliot Island
  • Welcome drink/Orientation tour
  • Guided reef walk tour at low tide (Tide dependent)
  • Glass bottom boat/guided snorkel tour
  • Snorkel equipment (mask, snorkel, fins & wetsuit) and lesson if required
  • Hot & Cold buffet lunch served in the Dining Room
  • Use of day guest facilities (shower facilities and towels)
  • Environmental management charge

 

What is included in the Day Tour to Lady Elliot Island ex Gold Coast?

The Great Barrier Reef Day Tour includes:

  • Hotel pickup and drop off (limited areas apply)
  • Return scenic flight to Lady Elliot Island
  • 5 hours to explore Lady Elliot Island and the reef
  • Welcome drink/Orientation tour
  • Combined glass bottom boat/guided snorkel tour
  • Use of snorkel equipment (mask, snorkel & fins) and lesson if required
  • Hot & cold buffet lunch including beer, wine and soft drink
  • Use of day guest facilities (storage facilities, shower facilities, towels)
  • Towels, sunscreen, snorkel equipment and reef walking shoes provided
  • Fish feeding in the lagoon fish pool
  • Fully guided tour

 

What is included in the Day Tour to Lady Elliot Island ex Brisbane?

The Great Barrier Reef Day Tour includes:

  • Hotel pickup and drop off (limited areas apply)
  • Return scenic flight to Lady Elliot Island
  • 5 hours to explore Lady Elliot Island and the reef
  • Welcome drink/Orientation tour
  • Combined glass bottom boat/guided snorkel tour
  • Use of snorkel equipment (mask, snorkel & fins) and lesson if required
  • Hot & cold buffet lunch including beer, wine and soft drink
  • Use of day guest facilities (storage facilities, shower facilities, towels)
  • Towels, sunscreen, snorkel equipment and reef walking shoes provided
  • Fish feeding in the lagoon fish pool
  • Fully guided tour

 

Payment/Cancellation Policy for Day Trips/Tours

Day Tours – Non Peak

  • Full payment is due 7 days prior to travel. If travel is within 7 days full payment is due at the time of booking.

 

Day Tours – Peak Season & School Holidays

  • A deposit of $100 per adult and $50 per child (3-12yrs) is required at time of booking or full payment if travelling within 7 days.
  • For peak season dates see refer to the relevant Day Trip/Tour page

 

Cancellation

  • 100% cancellation fee applies if the booking is cancelled after 4.00pm the day prior to travel.
  • 50% cancellation fee applies if the booking is cancelled before 4.00pm the day prior to ravel.

Day guests, please be aware that Lady Elliot Island cannot be responsible for the weather.  Should weather conditions result in cancellation of the tour, you will be able to transfer your trip to another date at no additional cost. If your travel plans do not allow you to postpone, a full refund will be issued.  Please note that weather conditions may vary whilst on the Island and result in cancellation of water activities.

Once the day trip has commenced no refund will be issued.