4 Night Minke Whale Expedition Info
4 Night Fly Dive Minke Whales 12 Dives. Suits: Snorkelers, Novice and Advanced Divers. Liveaboard dive trip within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, dedicated to maximising your in-water interactions at the world’s only known Minke Whale aggregation sites. Appeals to anyone who loves special encounters with amazing marine creatures.
2018 Departure dates: 7 June | 14 June | 21 June | 28 June | 5 July.
2019 Departure dates: 6 June | 13 June | 20 June | 27 June | 4 July.
4 Night Fly Dive Minke Whale Expedition includes:
Dedicated time to find/ be with the Minke whales
The world famous Cod Hole
Outstanding marine life biodiversity
Prime Ribbon Reef sites
Low-flying flight back to Cairns from Lizard Island
All dives over 100 miles north of Cairns
Guaranteed access to restricted dive sites
Premium Cabin: Double or Queen bed, private bathroom and ocean views
Standard Cabin: Two single beds, private bathroom and ocean views (mid vessel)
Club Cabin: Two single bunk beds, private bathroom (mid vessel, less motion)
Budget Cabin: Two single bunk beds, shared bathroom facilities (front of vessel)
Low level flight to Lizard Island
Dives at Ribbon Reefs, Cod Hole
Tanks and weight belts
Sheets, towels and linens
Complimentary soft drinks
Three meals daily, plus snacks
Aussie BBQ and party night
Transfer only to your accommodation in Cairns City
All Gear Hire includes: (extra cost)
- Reg, Ocy, Gauges
- Snorkel Gear
- Safety Sausage (SMB)
New (1 year old) BCD's and regulators are supplied to guests in Premium and Standard cabins who rent equipment.
Flying After Diving - the surface interval between the last dive completed at 5pm and flying at 9.30am is 16.5 hours, which exceeds the DAN minimum requirement of 12 hours. An additional safety feature is that Skytrans flys below 1000ft, weather permitting.
Depth guidelines are based on the diver’s experience and industry standards. The maximum recommended depth for divers with appropriate experience is 40 metres (132ft). Dives in excess of 40 metres (132ft) to a maximum of 50 metres (165ft) can only be undertaken by divers with a minimum experience of 100 dives with 25 deeper than 30 metres (100ft) including one to a depth within 3 metres of dive being undertaken.
Luggage: 25kg / 55lbs, max weight of any bag. On Fly/Dive itineraries: 25kg / 55lbs, allowance per person plus 3kg / 5.5lbs carry-on allowance, OR 10kg / 22lbs - for professional photo / video housed system. You can leave items in excess at Mike Ball office.
All itinerary details are subject to change, specific marine life cannot be guaranteed.
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4 Night Minke Whale Expedition Rates
All prices shown in Australian Dollars
Prices valid from 01 June 2019 until 31 July 2019
|4 Night Minke Expedition||Adult||Children||Family||Enquire|
|Budget Cabin (June/ July 2019)||$2,254||n/a||n/a||Book|
|Club Cabin (June/ July 2019)||$2,592||n/a||n/a||Book|
|Standard Cabin (June/ July 2019)||$2,872||n/a||n/a||Book|
|Premium Cabin (June/ July 2019)||$3,150||n/a||n/a||Book|
Prices valid from Prices valid from now until 31 March 2019
|Full Gear Hire, Per Day||$44|
Child age = 15 and under
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