|5 Nights of accommodation ( Budget Cabin - Bunk Bed - shared bathroom ) with daily cabin service aboard Spoilsport - Mike Ball Dive Expeditions|
|Up to 18 dives with tanks, weights and dive guide. Reef ecology program. Dive computer workshop|
|Delicious meals & snacks, soft drink and 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 after the expedition|
Thu 11 Nov 2021
Embarkation : 8:30 am to 4:00 pm: Check in at Mike Ball Dive Expeditions office
4:30 pm: Make your own way to Hemingway’s Brewery Cairns Wharf (200m from MBDE office) to meet your fellow passengers. Please note that dinner is not provided on the first evening so you may wish to eat before boarding.
5:50pm: Mike Ball crew will lead you from Hemingway’s Brewery Cairns Wharf to board Spoilsport. Enjoy a glass of champagne and light snacks while your Trip Director provides a full briefing.
6:00 pm: Spoilsport departs Cairns.
Time to organise any rental equipment and put your dive gear together on the dive deck.
Fri 12 Nov 2021 to Sun 14 Nov 2021
This is a sample of a typical day, however this may vary to optimise the prevailing weather conditions on the day.
6:30 am: Wake up call, light breakfast available in dining room
7:00 am: Dive brief & diving commences
9:00 am: Full cooked Breakfast
10:30 am: Dive brief & diving. “Open decks” accommodate 1-2 dives either am or pm
2:00 pm: Lunch
3:30 pm: Dive brief & diving
4:30 pm: Afternoon Tea
6:30 pm: Night dive brief & dive
8:00 pm: Dinner
Includes 2 days of diving around the Ribbon Reefs and 2 days of diving at Osprey Reef including the shark feed at North Horn (weather permitting).
Mon 15 Nov 2021
All diving is finished by 5pm.
As the sun sets we pour the champagne, lay out the nibbles and get ready for an Aussie BBQ party night. Don’t forget to wear your loudest tropical shirt or dress and sing along to music played by our talented crew.
Overnight cruise to Cairns
Tue 16 Nov 2021
Disembarkation : 7:00 am: Light breakfast
8:00 am: Disembark and courtesy transfer to Cairns inner city hotels, the airport or MBDE office where your luggage can be stored until 5pm if you have a later flight.
Subject to availability and COVID-19 conditions – please contact your Dive Adventures travel specialist.
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.
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Additional payments may be required throughout the booking process. Details of this will be advised by our reservations team at the time of booking confirmation.
*Time period is a guide only, subject to change according to your specific booking.