We chose the cruise as means to see Lizard Island and to snorkel on the northern part of the Great Barrier reef. Service and attention to detail by the never tiring and hardworking crew made our trip a memorable experience. Like minded passengers also added to the overall experience and the excitement of "exploring the great barrier reef" lasted the entire journey. The summary in this website provides a comprehensive overview of what to expect on the cruise. Ample time and opportunity to snorkel and explore the reef in multiple locations is provided. Glass bottom boat excursion are also provided at each reef stop. Guides provide a steady stream of information which is focused on conservation and increasing knowledge of the reef and its eco system. Meals and all services were off a high standard - all in all the cruise provided a very enjoyable break in a special location with good company.