MV Monsoon is a luxuriously appointed motor vessel with day charters to the reef catering for a maximum of 10 guests. Overnight charters are available for a maximum of six guests.
We offer exclusivity in both guest numbers and select destinations.
The vessel departs from The Reef Marina, Port Douglas at 8.15am and return at approximately 4.15 pm.
Charters and itineraries are happily tailored to suit your preferences.
a professional & enthusiastic crew completely at your disposal
full use of the boats facilities
guided snorkelling with all equipment
lycra stinger suits & flotation devices
gourmet lunch of tropical salads, chilled fresh seafood, canapes, cheeses & seasonal tropical fruit selection
interpretive reef talk with our experienced crew
light tackle & sport fishing gear & tuition
Great Barrier Reef environmental management fee
alcoholic beverages (on a BYO basis)
scuba diving crew & dive gear
other non-motorised watersports equipment including sea kayaks & stand-up paddleboards
Arrival and Boarding at The Reef Marina, Port Douglas. Make yourself at home on your boat for the day!
Enjoy a light morning tea while MV Monsoon heads off into the blue horizon, steaming comfortably to your first destination.
9:00 - 11:00 am
Arrival to your first reef site for snorkelling, exploration or fishing. The crew will have you in the water in no time, being captivated by the exhilarating and magical underwater world. Low Isles is an idyllic tropical coral cay with coral gardens, diverse marine life and plenty of friendly turtles. Should you prefer to be catching your fish, we will take you to one of our favourite fishing spots, perhaps a bommie off Snapper Island or off a wreck further north, to kick off the day.
12:30 - 2:00 pm
Al fresco lunch is served, with fresh gourmet salads and chilled seafood platters served with non alcoholic beverages (alcoholic beverages may be supplied on a BYO basis).
Your skipper may motor to your next destination while you enjoy lunch and the panoramic view on the flybridge. Ahhh this is the life!
It's time to get back in the water!
While away the afternoon snorkelling, drift diving, island exploring or hook another big one at your second destination for the day. Enjoy the reef wholeheartedly before settling back into the comfort of the boat for a cruise home while the sun starts descending behind the mountain ranges.
Approximate arrival back at The Reef Marina, Port Douglas, armed with sunkisses, fishies, happy snaps and unforgettable memories....
A full day charter for up to 10 guests with the above inclusions is available for $3,800 including GST.
For multiday charters for up to 8 guests, pricing is available upon request.
Peak period surcharges apply.
Please view full terms & conditions here.