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Mike Ball Coral Sea Dive Expedition (8 Day/7 Night)

Mike Ball 

Coral Sea Dive Expedition

8 Day/7 Night

From $5410pp

.If you want to get as far away from the modern world as possible then why not get back to nature with this incredible 8 day 7 night ultimate liveaboard reef experience with the world class Mike Ball Dive Expeditions

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Itinerary:

 

(itinerary is a sample only and outlines a typical trip layout, Locations and timing can vary based on weather conditions)

 

Day 1 :

Check in at the dive office, 3 Abbott St, Cairns between 8:30 am and 4:00 pm. 

 

You will make your own way to Mondos Café, Bar & Grill, to meet your fellow passengers. It is recommended that you grab a bite to eat here as dinner is not provided on the first evening.

 

The Mike Ball crew will lead you to the marina where you will board Spoilsport. 

 

You will have a briefing soon after boarding from the dive director accompanied by light snacks and a glass of champagne 

 

After departing cairns, you will then have time to organise any rental equipment required and set up your gear on the dive deck.  

 

Day 2 : 

 

Today will involve 4 daytime dives and one night dive

 

First thing, a light breakfast will be served

 

Following breakfast a Dive brief & your first dives commence 

 

After the initial dive a full cooked Breakfast is served 

 

You will then have the next dive brief & dives

 

 Lunch will be served before your afternoon dive briefing & dives 

 

You will stop for Afternoon Tea followed by the Night dive brief & dive 

 

After your adventurous night dive, it’s time to sit back and relax with some dinner before turning in for the night.  

 

Day 3 :

 

Today involves 4 daytime dives and one night dive

 

You will follow the same daytime structure as the previous day. 

 

Spoilsport will moor off Lizard Island for the evening, as you enjoy champagne, nibbles and an Aussie BBQ party night. 

 

You will enjoy a bit of evening fun, so wear your loudest tropical shirt or dress and sing along to music played by the crew on board.  

 

Day 4 : 

 

This day involves 2 daytime dives and one night dive

 

First up a Light breakfast is served 

 

After breakfast those doing the 4 night Fly Dive Coral Sea Expedition will disembark. 

 

You now have some free time where you can either stay onboard or take a tender over to Lizard Island to stretch your legs and explore. 

 

Late morning some new passengers join the trip. 

 

You will get to know your new dive mates over drinks and light snacks.

 

Around noon you will have a dive brief and your first dive of the day

 

After your first dive lunch is served. 

 

Following lunch another dive brief and dive

 

Afternoon tea will be served mid afternoon followed by the next dive brief and night dive 

 

The crew will then serve dinner and you can unwind from the days excitement.  

 

Day 5 : 

 

Today involves 4 daytime dives and one night dive with everything unfolding as per day two’s itinerary.

 

Day 6 : 

 

Today involves 4 dives

 

The day follows the same layout as the previous day with the last dive out of the water by 5pm. 

 

The crew will serve champagne, nibbles and you will prepare for a final farewell party! 

 

Overnight you will be under power as you cruise back to Cairns  

 

Day 7 : 

 

A Light breakfast gets served before you will disembark and courtesy transfer to Cairns inner city hotels, the airport or the mike ball office is provided.

Check-in is done at the Mike Ball Dive Expeditions office, 3 Abbott St, Cairns between 8:30am – 4:00pm

 

You will board the vessel at 6:00pm

 

And the Vessel returns at 8:00am on the final day at Trinity Wharf with inner city & airport transfers available.

Includes:

 

Accommodation in twin or double cabins

 

All meals while on the boat munis dinner the first night.

 

Wine and snacks included in moderation.

Includes:

 

Accommodation in twin or double cabins

 

All meals while on the boat munis dinner the first night.

 

Wine and snacks included in moderation.

 

Extras:

 

Payable onboard: Reef Tax AUD$6.5/day. Full equipment hire (if required) AUD$44 day.

 

Extras:

 

Payable onboard: Reef Tax AUD$6.5/day. Full equipment hire (if required) AUD$44 day.

Small backpack of suitable clothing

 

Sunscreen, hat and sunglasses

 

Personal medications and prescription dive goggles.

 

Warm gear for the evenings.

 

Printed trip voucher

 

Your dive log book and dive certification card.

Open Dated Booking Notice

If you are booking open dated, we will require 30 Day notice.

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We require all bookings to be reconfirmed with us 3 Day before your scheduled start.

Refund Policy

Refunds will be processed according to the following time frames…

  • • Cancellations within 365 Day of the start date incur a 0.00% fee.
  • • Between 0 Seconds and 182 Day incur a 30.00% fee.
  • • Between 0 Seconds and 28 Day incur a 100.00% fee.

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This isn’t for the day trippers or holiday makers. This is for the through and through divers, budding underwater photographers and true adventure hunters. 

Explore over 450 miles of untouched reef systems spanning across the far north outer section of the Great Barrier Reef. Explore the world famous Cod Hole, or venture out into the remote Coral Sea for exciting big fish action, shark encounters and incredible visibility.

Where better to spend 7 nights floating around crystal clear waters bursting with marine life underneath the panoramic star-light sky. You’ll find yourself aboard the world renowned SpoilSport. Don’t get confused by the name. This is a multi-award winning purpose built dive dual-hull dive vessel that offers the perfect combination of comfort and speed. 

This trip is an ‘all-you-dive’ buffet of underwater magic. By the end of this expedition you’ll be left blown away by an experience unmatched by any other company. Let’s just say, you won’t be left disappointed.

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Had a great first time on a live aboard Dive trip. Crew was awesome and well instructed. Pleasant attitude, awesome help, super friendly. Loved it. looking forward to other trips with them in the next 6 months.

Ben R

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