Bespoke Expeditions

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Eye to Eye Marine Encounters offers daily and extended private charters. Trips depart from either the Port Douglas Marina, Yorkeys Knob Boat Club or Lizard Island (depending on the vessel used) at 8:30am and return to the same port at 4:30pm. To book your family/friends/corporate group in for an unforgettable day with us please email


Over the years we've learnt that set itineraries and rigid departure times can be limiting. Instead Eye to Eye customises itineraries and experiences to suit you. We operate in the far northern reaches of the Great Barrier Reef and the Coral Sea including Lizard Island. Your expedition can be tailored around encounters with a particular marine species or a variety of activities.

Your itinerary might include reef snorkeling, remote river cruising, island hopping, diving, sustainable fishing, natural history talks and research observations. For those wanting a little more fun/action we can also offer a range of recreational water sports (Kite surfing, SeaBob scooters, FlyBoards etc)

By working with a range of vessels, Eye to Eye offers varying levels of comfort or luxury, catering for VIPS, small groups or those on a budget. Maximum group size is 26 (with an extra guide per 12 people) to ensure that the interpretive

Lizard Island - Great Barrier Reef

Great Barrier Reef

Eye to Eye Marine Encounters