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Minke Whale Expedition

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Minke Whale Expedition

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3 Night Package

Departs from Cairns

independent Trip

From
$2,481
AUD
3 Nights Minke Whale Expedition - LIMITED AVAILABILITY
REF: 25692

3 Night Package

Departs from Cairns

independent Trip

From
$2,481
AUD
REF: 25692

3 Night Package

Departs from Cairns

From
$2,481
AUD

Package Details

3 Nights Minke Whale Expedition - LIMITED AVAILABILITY
An expedition dedicated to maximising your in-water interactions at the world’s only known minke whale aggregation sites, whilst enjoying the diverse marine life of the Ribbon Reefs.
Australia – QLD – Mike Ball Dive Expeditions – Minke Whale Expedition – 26026
Departs July 18, 2022
Returns July 21, 2022

Inclusions

Stunning 250km low-level Great Barrier Reef flight from Lizard Island to Cairns
3 nights accommodation ( Club Cabin - Bunk Bed - private bathroom bathroom ) with daily cabin service aboard Spoilsport - Mike Ball Dive Expeditions
Up to 10 dives with tanks and weights. Opportunity for Minke Whale interactions. 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

  • ● The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority requires all visitors to pay an Environmental Management Charge of $7.00 per day
  • ● Domestic airfares to and from Cairns
  • ● Scuba Gear rental : $ 44.00 per day
  • ● Nitrox : $25.00 per day - Unlimited fills
  • ● Soft drinks & alcoholic drinks & other personal expenses
  • ● Travel Insurance
  • Upgrades

  • ● Sole Occupancy of Cabin ( from April 2022 ) Berth Cost + 70% surcharge
  • ● Nitrox Fills $25 per day
  • ● Gear rental $44.00 per day
  • Proposed Itinerary

    Day 1 Stunning 250km low-level Great Barrier Reef flight from Cairns to Lizard Island. Welcome aboard Spoilsport - Mike Ball Dive Expeditions
    Day 2 - Day 3 3 Night Ultimate Minke Whale Expedition with up to 10 Dives Dive Highlights : Minkes – Dedicated time to find and swim with the whales | Continental Shelf – Dive 100 miles north of Cairns on the edge of the shelf, exposed to currents | Ribbon Reefs – great fish and coral diversity | Cod Hole – Swim with diver size potato cod | Dynamite Pass, Lighthouse Bommie, Pixie Wall, Pixie Pinnacle, Coral Kingdom, Flare Point, Blue Lagoon, Gotham City, Vertical Gardens | Steve’s Bommie – a highlight with an incredible array of weird and wonderful creatures.
    Day 4 Courtesy transfers from the vessel to Cairns inner city hotel locations or 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 July 18, 2022.
    Valid for travel until July 21, 2022.
    Only available for sale until June 3, 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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