Great Barrier Reef Luxury Boat Charters Port Douglas








Great Barrier Reef Luxury Yacht Charters Port Douglas




Great Barrier Reef Private Yacht Charters Port Douglas


The coast of Tropical North Queensland is the only place on Earth where two World Heritage areas meet. With individual needs in mind, the following sample itineraries have been designed for guests of Galaxy I to experience both single day and multi day itineraries that encapsulate the magic of the Tropical North.

Alternatively, Galaxy I is ideally suited to take advantage of the stunning island group of the Whitsundays. With 74 islands all within easy cruising distance, Galaxy I can design and be repositioned for itineraries to include world famous luxury island retreats such as Hamilton, Hayman and Bedarra.

Wherever the destination, whatever the length of stay, the crew of Galaxy I, with their incredible knowledge of the waters of the Great Barrier Reef, will ensure that an itinerary designed by them, will be a highlight of any trip to Australia.




Great Barrier Day Charters - Suggested Itineraries

Low Isles Itinerary (Full Day)

Departs 8:45am | Returns 4:30pm | Max 12 Passengers

A day’s journey to one of the jewels of the Great Barrier Reef, the coral cay island of Low Isles. Situated just 1 hours cruising from Port Douglas, Low Isles is enchanting. Fringing coral reefs, sandy beaches and tropical rainforest combine to offer a very relaxing encounter with the Great Barrier Reef. Relax aboard Galaxy I as the crew serves lunch or take a leisurely stroll around Low Isles. No trip to the Great Barrier Reef is complete without seeing the kaleidoscope of colour below the water’s surface and Galaxy I’s crew is on hand to ensure that this experience will be one to savour.

Outer Reef Itinerary (Full Day)

Departs 8:15am | Returns 5:30pm | Max 12 Passengers

Galaxy I’s Outer Reef Itinerary is an experience that will not be forgotten. Boarding early morning, Galaxy I cruises for approx 2 hours to a specially selected location on the outer ribbon reefs. Typically the visibility is clear, the marine life abundant and the coral amazing as you immerse yourself into this extraordinary natural wonder.

Lunch is served by Galaxy I’s on board chef, and guests are encouraged to relax and utilize the spacious decks and enjoy all that Galaxy I has to offer.


Multi-Day Luxury Boat Charters - Suggested Itineraries

3 Day Lizard Island

  • Day One - Leaving Port Douglas mid afternoon, you will cruise to the stunning Undine Sand Cay. There is time for a quick snorkel before drinks and canapés are offered, watching the sunset on the Great Barrier Reef. Dinner is served before Galaxy I departs for a overnight cruise to it’s next anchorage. (D)
  • Day Two - Awake to the gentle dawn light of North Queensland’s sunrise. Breakfast is served alfresco on the saloon deck as you look forward to the days activities on the ribbon reefs of the Great Barrier Reef. The reef is yours to enjoy as Galaxy I’s experienced crew help you to encounter this wonderful natural spectacle. Snorkelling, exploring on Galaxy I’s wave runner and sea kayaks are just some of the activities available before sitting down for lunch. By prior arrangement a dive instructor can take you diving on the Great Barrier Reef (additional cost). At the end of the day, drinks and canapés are again served as you look forward to a culinary event by Galaxy I’s on board chef. Galaxy I again cruises through the night to it’s next location. (B,L,D)
  • Day Three - A leisurely breakfast, as Galaxy I arrives at Lizard Island. A final swim on the Great Barrier Reef, before the crew of Galaxy take you ashore for your stay at Lizard Island Resort. (B)
  • To maximise time on the Great Barrier Reef, the majority of cruising is done at night time while guests are sleeping. This itinerary may be operated in reverse. Scuba Diving is an optional extra.

3 Day Cape Tribulation and the Great Barrier Reef


  • Day One - Leaving Port Douglas, you will cruise to the mouth of the mighty Daintree River. You will be met by an experienced tour operator who will take passengers on a ½ day tour into the ancient rainforests of the Daintree. Arriving back on Galaxy I, sunset drinks are served as you relax at your sheltered overnight anchorage. (L,D)
  • Day Two - Awake to the gentle dawn light of North Queensland’s sunrise. Breakfast is served alfresco on the saloon deck as Galaxy I begins cruising to the Outer Barrier Reef. The reef is yours to enjoy as Galaxy I’s experienced crew help you to encounter this wonderful natural spectacle. At the end of the day, drinks and canapés are served as you enjoy a sunset like no other before sitting down to dinner. (B,L,D)
  • Day Three - A leisurely breakfast, as Galaxy I begins the cruise home. The last stop on the journey is the spectacular coral cay of Low Isles. A final swim on the Great Barrier Reef, before the marina of Port Douglas beckons and Galaxy I berths mid afternoon. (BL)

5 Day Cooktown and Lizard Island


  • Day One - The area north of Port Douglas is considered to be one of the last frontiers of Australia. Uninhabited coastlines, wild rivers and never ending rainforest paint a picture of harsh, but beautiful country. Leaving Galaxy I’s home port, you will journey along this coast to Cooktown, one of the most historical townships of Australia. (D)
  • Day Two - Upon awakening, a ½ day tour in Cooktown is organised for you. After lunch, Galaxy I cruises from Cooktown to the spectacular Lizard Island for overnight anchorage. (B,L,D)
  • Day Three - Lizard Island is frequented by only a few and it is yours to discover. Rising 359m above the coral sea, it is a stark contrast to the sparkling waters that surround it. Walking trails, amazing snorkelling and fishing are just some of the activities you can look forward to. Galaxy I remains at Lizard Island for overnight anchorage. (B,L,D)
  • Day Four - After breakfast, Galaxy I cruises to the extraordinary ribbon reefs of the Great Barrier Reef. The day is spent relaxing either on board Galaxy I or enjoy the fascinating underwater world of the reef. After dinner, Galaxy I begins cruising for home. (B,L,D)
  • Day Five - Awake to the lovely vista of Low Isles, a stunningly beautiful coral cay sitting off the North Queensland coast. A final walk, a final swim, before Galaxy I returns to her home port. (B,L)


Incentives - Rewarding the Deserving

When you need to really thank or reward those special high achievers or your very top clients, consider the benefits of Galaxy I.

Choose from a selection of itineraries featuring both day and multi-day excursions to a vast array of destinations and locations. All itineraries can include full food and beverage service by Galaxy I’s on board chef.

Guests have full access to all that Galaxy I has to offer, it will be the ultimate reward, and long remembered as a highlight of any itinerary.





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