EXPLORE THE GREAT BARRIER REEF

Enjoy the many water activities and abundant marine life and corals found around Fitzroy Island.

The Adventure Centre is located in the Resort, close to the reception.  Hire services can be booked on arrival.

Tropical North Queensland has a stinger season from November to late May; for guest safety, it is essential anyone going in the water wears a protective stinger suit.  These suits also act as sun protection and are available for hire in the Dive & Adventure Centre.

Open daily 9am to 4.30pm

Dive Store Enquiry

Accredited Diving

The Dive Center is PADI accredited and offers introductory SCUBA Diving in the training pool or from a safe beach access 35m from the shop.

  • Introduction dives start from $100 per person.
  • Certified SCUBA Diving courses available on request
  • Guided Certified Diving is available from the beach
  • Outer Reef diving available daily accompanied by a dive professional
  • SCUBA equipment hire is available; computer, mask, fins, snorkel and tank fill.

*Medical questionnaire or a medical certificate is required for non-certified divers.

Pricing & Gear Hire

HIRE SERVICES

Enjoy the abundance of water activities available on the Island.

The Adventure Center hire services include:

  • Glass Bottom Boat Tours (click to book)
  • Single or double kayaks with glass portal viewing
  • Snorkel (including prescription lens)
  • Stinger suit hire (stinger season is November to late May)
  • Stand up paddleboards.
  • Snorkel equipment (including prescription lens)
  • Stand up paddle boards and vu boards

Hire services are available by the hour or day.

Snorkelling Equipment

Fish and coral can be found everywhere along the beach! See under the water and see the big picture.

Equipment Price Time
Mask, Fins & Snorkel Set $15.00 per day
Individual Items: Mask or Snorkel or Fins $5 each per day
Stinger Suit (protection against sun and marine stingers) $10.00 per day
Wetsuits $10.00 per day
Lifejackets $10.00 per day

Credit card imprint refundable deposit or other form of security deposit is required for all rentals.

Sea Kayaks

Single Sea kayak – glass bottomed. Explore the Reef at your own pace.

Equipment Price Time
Single seater kayak with the see through “glass bottom” feature. $20 per hour
Half day rental – maximum 5 hours $65 Up to 5 hours

Double Sea Kayaks

Equipment Price Time
Double seater kayak with the see through “glass bottom” feature $25 per hour
Half day rental – maximum 5 hours $75 Up to 5 hours

Paddle Boards

Equipment Price Time
6 ft Paddle Board $20 per hour
Half day rental – maximum 5 hours $65 Up to 5 hours

 

Vu Boards

Equipment Price Time
Body board with a clear window to view through $10 per hour
Half day rental – maximum 5 hours $30 Up to 5 hours