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Reef Teach

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85 Lake St | 2nd Floor Main Street Arcade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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We highly recommend Reef Teach for anyone going out on a reef trip. The boat we went on was... read more

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Ben H
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Enthusiastic to the max!

We went along to the Reef Teach session not really knowing what to expect, but we very impressed... read more

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Reef Teach is the only dedicated Great Barrier Reef education company. It primary role is performing information shows about the Great Barrier Reef. These shows are design to enhance and compliment tourists Great Barrier Reef trips. Reef Teach's highly qualified and experienced marine biologists take their customers on a tour of the Great Barrier Reef. With the use of hundreds of high quality images, videos and real marine specimens. The marine biologists introduce everyone to the diversity of animals they can actually see, from individuals as small as a pins head right up to those individuals as big as dolphins and whales. Plus their will give their guests the helpful hints on where to find these beautiful animals. While sharing all this knowledge their they will be telling you the animals own personal stories.msomemof these stories will amaze you. Thought these three main goals, 1) introducing one to the diversity of live one can see, 2) the helpful hints on where to find these beautiful animals and 3) the animals personal stories, tourist will see more and enjoy they reef trip even further. "with learning comes appreciation..."
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Hours Today: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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85 Lake St | 2nd Floor Main Street Arcade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia

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Reviewed today via mobile

We highly recommend Reef Teach for anyone going out on a reef trip. The boat we went on was fantastic but they told us very little about the reef itself. This workshop is taught by local Marine biologists that work on the reef and are...More

Thank Ben H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went along to the Reef Teach session not really knowing what to expect, but we very impressed with our educator Abby. She presented the info in a interactive, easy to understand way, that still included correct scientific names, as well as common names. Abby...More

Thank Sarah K
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

I totally enjoyed my time at Reef Teach. Our teacher marine biologist Gareth was super passionate about the Great Barrier Reef and explained how corals develop, what they are good for, what kind of marine life there is around corals, etc. He’s done all that...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

If you are going to do some snorkeling or scuba while you’re in Cairns, Reef Teach is a must! You learn so much about the ocean life in a fun, interactive way. The instructor, Abby, was very knowledgeable and passionate. I strongly recommend attending Reef...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

It was recommended by my dive shop and I had extra time in Cairns so I decided to go. It was a fun, interactive 2 hour presentation from Abby. She was very engaging and answered all our questions and kept us laughing and informed the...More

Thank Nicole H
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Really informative and fun session! Definitely improved my experience of visiting the Great Barrier Reef - but worth doing in it's own right! Thanks Cat!

Thank Paul T
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

The Reef Teach show was extremely informative. I'm an environmental studies major and I know a lot about biology and fish ecology. Even still, I learned new information about the fish and marine mammals in the reef. It was presented in a fun manner and...More

Thank Jenny G
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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

I could not recommend this enough. Great presentation giving by someone who is truly passionate and knowledgeable about the reef. If you go to this your experience on the reef will be greatly improved as you’ll know what to look for.

Thank Jamreyn
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Extremely entertaining, full of pictures, colourful stories and interesting facts about the reef! 100% recommended for divers, snorkelers, and everyone that is even remotely interest in the reef or nature!

Thank Nikolas K
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

The presenter was very experienced and passionate, he made 2+ hrs seem like minutes. It was great to see and touch real specimens and learning about the Reef added so much to our visit the next day. Reef teach is a must for any tourist...More

Thank Thegiant P
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Mike M
9 April 2015|
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Response from Reefteach | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. Reef Teach offers talks about the Marine Life on the Great Barrier Reef but not actually lessons on how to snorkel. However, our staff can give helpful hints during the evening. The show is a... More
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