Liveaboard Scuba dive the Great Barrier Reef’s famous Cod Hole and Ribbon Reefs, then dive with the sharks at Osprey Reef 200 km offshore in the Coral Sea with liveaboard dive boat, Spirit of Freedom.
This sleek and spacious vessel offers quality liveaboard tours to certified scuba divers.
Over your 4 day cruise you will have the opportunity to complete up to 15 scuba dives (including night dives) and will begin your trip with a one hour scenic flight from Cairns mainland out to the beautiful Lizard Island – located in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef’s Coral Sea.
Tours depart Thursdays at 8.30 am and return to Cairns the following Monday at 7 am.
Your liveaboard dive Cod Hole, Coral Sea and Ribbon Reefs Trip Includes:
Up to 15 scuba dives with no set limits on dive duration
A low level reef flight from Cairns out to Lizard Island to begin your trip
Bus transfers to and from Cairns City accommodation
Wonderful chef prepared meals daily
Complimentary wine and soft drinks with evening meals
Air conditioned, en-suite cabins
* Basic package based on certified divers with quad-share accommodation. Different cabin styles and prices available upon booking to best suit your requirements – all cabins have private bathrooms and air-conditioning.
What to Bring on your Cod Hole, Coral Sea & Ribbon Reefs trip:
Personal luggage, clothes, toiletries etc
Maximum 20 kg luggage allowance per person including carry-on. Excess baggage secure storage available upon request
Personal Dive Equipment – Also available for hire upon booking if required. (Snorkel-only passengers snorkel equipment provided free of charge)
Certification card or divers logbook
Cash or credit card for onboard purchases
$60 AUD Reef Tax & Fuel Levy to pay onboard (mandatory national park fees)
Full Scuba Gear Hire
PADI Advanced Course
PADI Nitrox Course
Daily cabin service (including towels)
Wide screen TV/DVD
Comfortable lounge areas and sun-deck
* Maximum 20 kg luggage allowance per person including carry-on. Excess baggage secure storage available upon request * Please inform of any specific dietary or other requirements upon booking
* Scuba diving is only available to Certified Divers with Open Water level qualification or higher.
Please read the ‘policies’ of your tour below prior to booking, including terms and conditions
Payments are accepted by Visa Card or Mastercard. Please be aware there is a $60 AUD Reef Tax & Fuel Levy to pay onboard your trip (mandatory national park fees), Please advise of any special dietary or other requirements in your booking message. Contact our friendly staff if you wish to receive a complimentary bus pick up by calling +61 7 4037 2700 or including the name of your Cairns City accommodation in the booking message.
Terms and conditions - Please inform of dietary or other special requirement prior to date of travel. - Bus transfers are available from accommodation – Cairns city transfers $10.00 Please inform our friendly staff of your pick up location. - Locations, prices and itinerary are subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances without notice but with full consideration for your enjoyment and safety. - Travel and dive insurance are highly recommended. Scuba Diving (applies to both certified and first time divers): - No refunds on uncompleted dives. You will be required to complete a medical questionnaire before participating in any scuba activities. Some medical conditions OR medications may prevent you from scuba diving unless a current Queensland Diving Medical Certificate can be shown to the Dive Instructor. For example: heart disease, asthma, epilepsy or diabetes. If you are unsure of a particular medical condition or medication, please check with the dive organisation before booking your trip. Passengers intending to dive but restricted due to the aforementioned will not be offered a refund. - Please remember you need to allow 24 hours from your last dive before flying.
Terms And Conditions
Maximum baggage alowance of 20kg per passenger (additional secure beggage storage available free of charge). All guests are required to sign an agreement to terms and conditions of the trip and complete a medical statement in accordance with Queensland diving regulations. Some divers may be required to present a medical clearance to dive if they currently have, or have a history of, certain medical conditions or are taking any medication - please check with us prior to your trip if unsure. Dive tours are for certified divers only - please bring proof of certification on the trip. Travel and scuba diving insurance including medical evacuation cover are strongly recommended. Travel and itineraries are subject to weather conditions and other unforeseen circumstances and may be cancelled at the discretion of the company and/or Captain for passenger and vessel safety. Specific dive sites and number of dives not guaranteed. Please be aware there is a $60 AUD Reef Tax & Fuel Levy to pay onboard your trip (mandatory national park fees)
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