After completing your Open Water Course, the next step is to enhance your scuba skills with the PADI Advanced Open Water Program! Spend two nights on a liveaboard exploring the Great Barrier Reef and return as a certified Advanced diver!
7.30 - 8 am: Pick up from your city accommodation (if booked) and check in at our dive centre on Draper Street, before transferring to the marina
8.30 am: Set off from Cairns Marina for the 90-minute trip to the Outer Barrier Reef. If departing on Wednesday, you’ll set off on board OceanQuest and settle into your cabin on the way. If departing Thursday or Friday, you’ll be on our day boat SeaQuest and select your equipment and receive in-depth safety briefings along the way.
10 am: Arrive at the reef for your first snorkel or dive (SeaQuest only)
12 pm: Enjoy lunch while we move to our second dive and snorkel site (SeaQuest only)
12:30 pm: Second dive or snorkel opportunity (SeaQuest only)
2.30 pm: Transfer to OceanQuest and settle into your cabin (SeaQuest only)
3.30 pm: Third dive or snorkel session (Or first session if departing on Wednesday)
6 pm: Dinner is served!
6.30 pm: Gear up for one of our unique liveaboard dive experiences, or simply chill out on board
8 pm: Dessert is served
10 pm: Bar closes
7.30 am: Breakfast is served
8.30 am: First dive and snorkel session
10.30 am: Second dive and snorkel session
12.30 pm: Lunch is served
3.30 pm: Third dive and snorkel session
6 pm: Dinner
6.30 pm: Briefing and night dive/sharks in the dark/fluoro dive
8 pm: Dessert
10 pm: Bar closes
7.30 am: Breakfast
8.30 am: Dive/snorkel session
10.30 am: Dive/snorkel session
12 pm: Check out
12.30 pm: One final lunch before you board the transfer vessel for the trip back to Cairns
Money for onboard purchases VISA and Mastercard accepted
Passport photos for new certification card
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