Lady Musgrave Experience

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Lady Musgrave Experience – The Best Experience On The Great Barrier Reef.

Experience the jewel of the Southern Great Barrier Reef from the closest accessible departure point, only a four hour drive north or 45 minute flight from Brisbane.

Departing Bundaberg daily, their 35 metre luxury catamaran the ‘Reef Empress’ has you entering the only navigable lagoon on the whole of the Great Barrier Reef in under two hours.

Sprawling Coral cay, spectacular fringing pristine reef, Lady Musgrave is home to excellent, healthy coral and remains a superb highlight for travellers.

Snorkelling – extraordinary, pristine reef right at your fingertips.

Scuba Diving – no flying means you can go diving as soon as we reach the lagoon and outer reef.

Glass Bottom Boats – if you don’t want to get wet, then no problem.

Marine Biologist for a Day

Guided Island Walks – See nature at its finest and in untouched beauty.

Marine Wildlife Everywhere – explore the seasonal treasures of migrating whales, giant manta rays, swim with their resident turtles and a host of fish.

Your True 12 month Year Round Great Barrier Reef Experience.
Accessible, Great Weather and Safe.

Internet Access

  • Free Wifi


  • Car park
  • Kiosk


  • Birdwatching
  • Scuba-Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Swimming

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Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.
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Our tours

Lady Musgrave Island Day Tour

Lady Musgrave Island Day Tour

Experience the Southern Great Barrier Reef on-board the luxury catamaran Main Event. Cruise from Bundaberg Port Marina to Lady Musgrave Island, enjoy morning tea as they make their way to the pristine Lady Musgrave Reef lagoon for snorkelling, glass bottom boat tours, fish feeding and guided island walk.

A gourmet buffet lunch using freshest local produce Bundaberg has to offer, will be served on-board during the four and a half hour stay in the lagoon. Or for those looking for even more of an experience, upgrade to their Premium ticketing, which includes admission to the upper deck lounge with reserved seating, wait staff available for beverage service and a gourmet cheese platter for your return trip.

Warm showers located on the duck board to use after your snorkel or dive. Introductory scuba diving is available on request with a fully qualified scuba diving instructor. Scuba diving for certified divers is also available on request. Select diving options when booking or phone/email to register your interest.

All fares include premium quality Mares snorkelling equipment (mask, snorkel and fins), glass bottom boat tour and guided Island walks.

The Experience is Everything!

Indicative rates

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$220 $220

Whale Watching Tour Bundaberg

Whale Watching Tour Bundaberg

Experience this annual spectacular from aboard the luxurious, high speed catamaran ‘main event’. With air-conditioned cabins, leather seating, flat screen televisions and a cruising speed of 22 knots to ensure they get you out to the whales faster which gives you more time to spend enjoying them. A premium class vessel and service available from Bundaberg.

Informative commentary and 360 degree viewing decks ensure you get an uninterrupted view of these magnificent animals.

Indicative rates

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$110 $110

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Note: Information on listed products and services are provided by the operator and were correct at the time of publishing. Rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available prices of products and services. Please visit the operator’s website for further information. All prices quoted are in Australian dollars (AUD).