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Mike Ball Dive Expedition

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Australia

Yongala & Coral Sea

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7 Night Package

Departs from Townsville

group, independent Trip

From
$6,194
AUD
7 Night SS Yongala & Coral Sea Expedition - LIMITED AVAILABILITY
REF: 25686

7 Night Package

Departs from Townsville

group, independent Trip

From
$6,194
AUD
REF: 25686

7 Night Package

Departs from Townsville

From
$6,194
AUD

Package Details

7 Night SS Yongala & Coral Sea Expedition - LIMITED AVAILABILITY
This expedition combines adventure diving: SS Yongala Wreck; dramatic vertical walls of Holmes and Flinders Reef.
Departs April 21, 2022
Returns April 28, 2022

Inclusions

7 Nights twin share accommodation Premium Double Cabin with private bathroom with daily cabin service aboard Spoilsport - Mike Ball Dive Expeditions
Up to 29 dives with tanks and weights. Reef ecology programme, Dive computer workshop
Delicious meals & snacks, soft drink or wine with evening meal
Courtesy transfers are provided from the vessel to the Mike Ball office, inner city hotel locations and the Cairns Domestic and International Airports

Exclusions

  • ● A fuel levy
  • ● The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority requires all visitors to pay an Environmental Management Charge of $7.00 per day
  • ● SS Yongala Mooring Fee $13.55 per Day.
  • ● Domestic airfares to Townsville & from Cairns .
  • ● Scuba Gear rental
  • ● Nitrox
  • ● Soft drinks & alcoholic drinks & other personal expenses
  • ● Travel Insurance
  • Upgrades

  • ● Nitrox Fills $25.00 per day
  • ● Gear rental $44.00 per day
  • Proposed Itinerary

    Day 1 Welcome aboard Spoilsport - Mike Ball Dive Expeditions Depart for Wheeler Reef ( 2 Dives + 1 night dive )
    Day 2 - Day 7 7 Night SS Yongala - Coral Sea Expedition with up to 29 Dives Dive Highlights : Wheeler Reef – Explore this pristine platform reef with white sands and spectacular coral gardens, schooling fish, sharks, turtles and rays | SS Yongala – Australia’s largest, most intact historic shipwreck | SS Gothenburg & Old Reef | Flinders Reef – Spectacular walls with vertical drops in excess of 300m (1000ft) and 40m (120ft +) visibility | Holmes Reef – Explore the vast caves canyons and swim throughs connecting the abyssal drop off to the reef top.
    Day 8 Courtesy transfers from the vessel to the Mike Ball office, inner city hotel locations and the Cairns Domestic and International Airports

    Terms and Conditions

    SPECIFIC PAYMENTS DETAILS Additional payments may / will be required by Mike Ball Dive Expeditions prior to the final balance due date. Details will be advised by your travel consultant at the time of booking confirmation. .
    Valid for travel from April 21, 2022.
    Valid for travel until April 28, 2022.
    Only available for sale until February 1, 2022.

    Subject to availability and COVID-19 conditions – please contact your Dive Adventures travel specialist.

    Destination Information

    Queensland

    Queensland is full of exciting areas to explore, where you can have new adventures and make lasting memories. Bask in the sun along the seemingly endless coastline, go trekking through the vast expanse of the outback, and go for a hike through the luscious rainforest that sweeps along the coast.

    Dive and snorkel along the biggest coral reef in the world, the Great Barrier Reef, and take time out to explore the tropical islands that dot this natural wonder. You won’t be short of things to do in this glorious state.

    Mike Ball Dive Expeditions

    Experience world-class scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef and the Coral Sea on Australia’s most awarded liveaboard, Spoilsport.

    Leading the way in the Australian dive industry since 1969 Mike Ball Dive Expeditions operates exciting 3, 4 and 7-night liveaboard scuba diving expeditions. Departing from Cairns, explore some of the best dive sites on the Great Barrier Reef and the Coral Sea. Enjoy spectacular biodiversity on the northern Great Barrier Reef including the world-famous Cod Hole. You can also venture out into the remote Coral Sea for exciting big fish action, shark encounters and excellent visibility.

    Spoilsport is Australia’s most awarded dive liveaboard, custom-built for diving and with a twin-hull design that maximises space, stability, and comfort. Plus our procedures allow greater freedom for divers with an ‘open dive deck’ policy resulting in no restrictions on bottom time.

    Great diving, just as you like it.

     

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