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LOCAL Scuba Diving Vacations & Trips

Join Us At The Great Barrier Reef
16th to the 20 June 2019 onboard The MV Spirit Of Freedom

 The MV Spirit of Freedom provides space, comfort and stability for cruising the Great Barrier Reef. She’s 37m (124ft) in length, with a steel hull and electronic stabilisers, providing the most comfortable ride possible in the conditions. Spirit of Freedom contains 11 guest cabins, all with private bathroom. All cabins are air-conditioned and are serviced each day.

Your tour to the Ribbon Reef’s begins in Cairns and finishes at Lizard Island.

The Ribbon Reefs are a stunning turquoise chain of 10 individual reefs. Fringing the edge of the continental shelf, this 200km stretch of the Great Barrier Reef lies in a remote region of North Queensland and is only accessible by a few liveaboards. Relatively isolated, these reefs support a huge range of biodiversity. Reef formations include beds of huge plate corals, isolated pinnacles crowned in delicate corals and anemones, walls, channels, caves, canyons and shallow coral gardens.

During the months of June and July, Divers and snorkelers may have the opportunity to interact with Dwarf Minke Whales. It is a unique and remarkable encounter. A lot of time will be spent exploring the amazing dive sites of the remote Ribbon Reef, with an underlying focus at all times to maximise in water encounters with the whales.


  • 1 Night twin Share acc. The Bay Village Tropical Retreat - Cairns


  • Return Transfer in Cairns
  • 3 Nights Accommodation aboard the Spirit Of Freedom
  • Chef Prepared Meals whilst aboard Spirit Of Freedom
  • Australian Wine & Soft Drink Served with Evening Meal
  • Up to 11 Dives - Diving the Ribbon Reefs with Minkie Whales
  • Includes Tanks, Weights and Dive Guide Services
  • Low Level Reef Flight from Lizard Island to Cairns     

Optional Extras

  • Full Equipment Rental : $130.00
  • Nitrox : $75.00

Price Does Not Include

  • Airfares to and from Cairns
  • Travel Insurance, Personal Spending Money and Excess Luggage Fees
  • A $20.00 per/person - Marine Park Fee is Payable Directly On Arrival