MONDAY (2 Dives)
-11:00 am pick up from your accommodation in Cairns and transfer to Cairns Marina for 12 noon departure.
-lunch is served while cruising to the outer Great Barrier Reef
-once arrived on the Reef, afternoon check-out dive and a twilight or night dive
-after dinner vessel will cruise north to the Ribbon Reefs.
TUESDAY and WEDNESDAY ( 5 + 4 Dives)
These two days are spent diving at the most northern of the Ribbon Reefs. 4 to 5 dives will be available each day, including a night dive on the Tuesday.
Wednesday night will be spent at Watson’s Bay on Lizard Island and enjoy a sunset BBQ dinner on the top deck.
-disembark Vessel after breakfast and free time on Lizard Island.
-fly back to Cairns by approximately 11.30 a.m.
*Sample itinerary, subject to change based on conditions.
Prices are per person.
Ocean view deluxe cabin: $ 2625 (ensuite, 1 X double bed, ocean view)
Ocean view standard: $ 2425 (ensuite, 1 X double, ocean view)
Stateroom: $ 2425 (ensuite, 1 x queen bed)
Double/Twin cabin: $ 2110 (ensuite, 2 x singles or 1 x double bed)
Quad share: $ 1800 (ensuite, 4 X bunk bed)
-Up to 11 Dives
– Daily serviced, air-conditioned cabins
– Chef prepared meals, soft drink or wine with evening meal
– Tanks, air fills and weight belt
– Low level scenic flight Lizard Island to Cairns
– Transfer from your Cairns accommodation
Extras: $ 20 Reef taxes
Optional Extras: $ 130 dive fr full dive gear hire; optional hire camera, dive courses, nitrox fills.
What to bring: Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, Swimwear and beach towel (bath towel supplied), long pants and jumper during cool months, Cert card- logbook for certified divers, Credit card or cash (for optional activities or onboard purchases).
*Please note prices are subject to change from 1st April 2019
Spirit of Freedom departs on Monday from Cairns
Departs time: 12 pm from Cairns
Returns: Approx 11.30am Thursday to Cairns, by 250km Low Level Scenic Flight from Lizard Island.
*Courtesy bus transfer to your accommodation
Cod Hole and Ribbon Reef Dive Adventure, 3 night – up to 11 Dives
Location: Cod Hole and Ribbon Reef
Recommended dive level experience: Open Water to Experienced
Number of Dives: Up to 11 dives, including up to night dive (s)
Snorkelers: the Reefs of the Ribbon Reefs are relatively close to the surface, with little current, offering excellent snorkeling at most site. Experienced snorkeler can join this tour.
Number of passengers: 26 maximum
Vessel: at 37 metres, Spirit is one of Australia’s largest liveaboard dive vessels with polished timber interior, giving you the feeling of being on a luxury private yacht. Features electronic stabilizers for a smooth and comfortable cruise, large fully equipped dive deck with Nitrox and photo facilities, sun deck, lounge/ bar and huge dining saloon. All cabins have private bathroom, daily service and air-conditioned.