Reef & Rainforest Photography tour – from $265

A tropical experience at Fitzroy Island, will mesmerise you into taking illustrative photographs that are worthy of your wall space.
Snorkelling on the Reef with an underwater camera (camera provided), a tutorial through the Rain Forest and landscapes along some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, will open up your imagination as you are guided into taking full advantage of this magical backdrop through the lens of your camera. In transit on the fast catamaran, theory will be covered.  (Lunch Provided)

What’s included

  • Return trip to Fitzroy Island
  • Personalised Photography Tutorial by Commercial Photographer and Photojournalist Cheree Ray
  • Underwater camera rental
  • Tropical Lunch
  • Snorkelling equipment
  • Photography notes and Souvenir USB with tips & tricks, online resources
  • Option to rent lenses and equipment

Photography Tutorial

    • A general overview on finding your way around a digital camera
    • Composition, White Balancing, Lighting
    • Subject Selection
    • Macro
    • Tripods
    • Introduction to Underwater Photography

Nudi Beach Fitzroy Is

Day Trip Itinerary

Please note Itinerary is flexible, depending on individual interests, weather/ tides.

  • 8.00am    Meet at Reef Fleet Terminal for Boarding  (Sunlover for full day and Fitzroy Ferries for half day)
  • 9.00am    Depart from Terminal. Photography Lecture on transit. Apprx 40minutes.
  • 9.40am    Arrive Fitzroy Island. Head into rain forest and walk to Nudey Beach.
  • 11.30pm   Snorkelling, underwater photography session
  • 12.30pm  Tropical Lunch provided
  • 2.00pm   Visit Turtle Rehab Centre for close up and personal encounter
  • 3.00pm   Rainforest walk and photo session
  • 3.30pm   Leisure time
  • 4.30pm   Board vessel for return trip to Cairns-  Photo critique on journey home
  • 5.15pm   Arrive in Cairns

What to Bring

  • Your camera, lens, filters, polarisers
  • Spare batteries, media cards
  • Tripod and speedlight (if you have one)
  • Carry Bag / Backpack recommended
  • Laptop computer loaded with Lightroom (Optional)
  • Swimmers & Towel
  • Sunscreen, Hat, Sunglasses
  • Water bottle
  • Spare cash for refreshments / souvenirs
  • Your enthusiasm!


Tour Prices

Group 2-6 HALF DAY $265 Reef and Rainforest Fitzroy Island

Exclusive HALF DAY $390 Reef and Rainforest Fitzroy Island

Group 2-6 FULL DAY $365 Reef and Rainforest Fitzroy Island

Exclusive FULL DAY $490 Reef and Rainforest Fitzroy Island