Lady Musgrave Experience

Adventure and Outdoors Tours

Lady Musgrave Experience is a multi-award winning, advanced eco-certified Great Barrier Reef tour operator. Operating multiple tours daily from Bundaberg, their flagship experience is a full-day tour to Lady Musgrave Island Lagoon onboard their luxury 35-metre Catamaran ‘Reef Empress’.

Lady Musgrave Island is 45 acres surrounded by a 3,000-acre navigable reef lagoon brimming with marine life and colourful coral. Lady Musgrave Island is known for its resident turtles, manta rays, migrating humpback whales, fantastic visibility and no stingers all year round.

Select from a broad range of amazing Lady Musgrave Experience activities, creating memories that last forever or spend the day & evening aboard the keenly awaited Lady Musgrave HQ pontoon, where Reef dreams become a reality.

There are numerous tours and activities available for all.

Enjoy a full day tour to Lady Musgrave Island to swim, snorkel, or dive in the lagoon, experience our glass bottom boat and take a guided island walk with turtles nesting and hatching on the island in season. Scuba dive across multiple sites on the Great Barrier Reef for certified divers. Half-day whale watching tours from July to October. There is wreck diving for advanced certified divers. Environmental and educational programs year-round, experience private charters for special events.

Lady Musgrave HQ – a world-class liveaboard pontoon in the lagoon, offering overnight accommodation.

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From $32 to $248

Lady Musgrave Experience is an award winning, advanced eco-certified tour operator. Experience the Southern Great Barrier Reef in style on a scenic day trip from Bundaberg to Lady Musgrave Island and our new pontoon, Lady Musgrave HQ. There’s something for everyone in a day trip packed with nature and wildlife.

Lady Musgrave Island is surrounded by a 3,000-acre navigable reef lagoon brimming with marine life and colourful coral and known for its resident turtles and reef fish.

Guests can immerse themselves in this spectacular underwater world straight from Lady Musgrave HQ pontoon to go snorkeling or diving. Learn more about the reef on our educational glass bottom boat tour and informative guided island walk. The tour also includes morning and afternoon tea on transfers and a buffet lunch with only the freshest local produce available.

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From $22 to $130

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. Includes a light lunch.

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

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From $1590 to $1940

Take the plunge and dive right in to discover more of the underwater world on the Great Barrier Reef with Lady Musgrave Experience.

There’s no better place to get your scuba diving certification than in the world’s largest coral reef.
Have the world’s most recognised scuba certification to be licensed to dive with a buddy anywhere in the world up to 18 metre depth. The dive courses are suitable for just about anyone looking to learn to dive on the Great Barrier Reef.

Their dive instructors will teach you how to:
– Be a confident and skilled diver
– Assemble and use scuba gear
– Manage your buoyancy
– Respectfully approach marine life

After a day of learning to dive, retreat to Lady Musgrave HQ, the new ‘sleep on the reef’ pontoon accommodation nestled in the calm waters of Lady Musgrave Lagoon for a hearty home-cooked style dinner with unbeatable views and a good night’s sleep in the underwater observatory or glamping bed.

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$332

An adventure option for experienced certified open water divers with recent diving experience. Double outer reef dives on-board our dive vessel “Sea Cat”. Capable of taking 7 divers to surrounding islands & outer reefs. Or “Underworld” capable of taking 20 divers.

A divemaster guides every dive and this is your chance to experience some of the more remote and least accessible dive sites of the Southern Great Barrier Reef’s Bunker Group of Islands.

Checking in at 7:15 am at the Bundaberg Port Marina, Burnett Heads, cruise in style on our luxury catamaran “Reef Empress” and enjoy morning tea as we make our way to the pristine Lady Musgrave Reef lagoon. Once you arrive into the lagoon transfer to our dive vessel “Sea Cat” for departure to surrounding islands & outer reefs. Lunch included when you return to Reef Empress before departing back to Bundaberg. A light afternoon tea served and arriving back to the marina at 5:30pm.

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From $2180 to $2530

Immerse yourself into four days of wellness, yoga and mother nature on the Great Barrier Reef, surrounded by the turquoise blue waters of Lady Musgrave Island.

Be guided by the skilled instructors, practising yoga, leading restorative practices through movement and breath, and gentle yoga flow on stand up paddleboards. These daily wellness activities will be sure to refuel your spirit with nature’s beauty in the water encountering the resident marine life and coral in the lagoon, then retreat to Lady Musgrave HQ for a good night’s sleep under the stars on your Queen glamping bed or next to the fishes in the underwater observatory.

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