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CSD - 2 Days/1 Night Dive and Snorkel Sailing Boat

Rate Option Adults Children Infants Families Extras
Shared Cabin (single bunk) - Snorkel $440.00 $295.00 N/A N/A $40.00
Private Cabin (single use) - Snorkel $920.00 N/A N/A N/A $40.00
Private Cabin (Double - Min 2 pax) - Snorkel $460.00 N/A N/A N/A $40.00


Inclusions: 2 days/1 night sailing trip, snorkelling equipment, wet suit/lycra suit, all meals, morning/afternoon tea and snacks, linen and bath towel.

Transfers: Cairns transfers are $15pp and Northern Beaches transfers are $22pp

Children: Aged 4-14 years. Not suitable for children under 4 years of age.

Certified Dives – Per Dive (day dives) $50
4 Dive Package (day dives only) $180
Guided Dive (extra) $10
Introductory Dives – First Dive $80
Subsequent Intro Dives $60
3 Introductory Dive Package (day dives only) $150

Rates are valid until 31st March 2020.  If a special has been applied, no refund for any incompleted dives.  All diving subject to medical conditions - please enquire.

Prices are shown in Australian dollars and include GST. Prices subject to change without notice.

72 Hour Standby Snorkel Special - $290pp (single bunk) + $40pp levy = $330pp

(extra $20pp for private double cabin and standard extra costs for diving)




29/06/19 till 31/08/19

21/09/19 till 07/10/19

Snorkel Only Special: Shared Cabin - $330pp + 40pp levy = $370pp / Private Double Cabin - $350pp + $40pp levy = $390pp

Intro Dive Speical (includes 3 x intro day dives): Shared Cabin - $440pp + $40pp levy = $480pp / Private Double Cabin - $460pp + $40pp levy = $500pp

Cert Dive Special (includes 4 x cert day dives): Shared Cabin - $440pp + $40pp levy = $480pp / Private Double Cabin - $460pp + $40pp levy = $500pp


Dive and snorkel the Great Barrier Reef without the crowds when you embark on this overnight Cairns sailing adventure, experiencing the best of the Outer Barrier Reef. 

The yacht is a spacious, strong 16 metre steel ketch that carries a maximum of 12 passengers and is fitted out with all the latest navigational aids. She is comfortable, safe and provides a variety of sleeping options including private cabins, single bunks, a family cabin (1 x double, 2 x single) or quad share. There is an interior saloon area with seating for guests to relax, and a great variety of meals is included.

There is plenty of room up on deck for passengers with the large rear cockpit and forward deck which even has a hammock for guests to relax and enjoy their peaceful sailing trip around the Great Barrier Reef. 

A rear platform allows passengers to get in and out of the water and all snorkelling equipment (including wet suits/lycra suits) is provided.  For the divers Coral Sea Dreaming is well equipped with the latest SCUBAPRO dive gear and Bauer dive compressor.  

They have exclusive access to 28 moorings on 9 different reefs including; the Three Sisters, The Whale, Little Tracey, Point Break, 5-Ways and two NEW moorings at Michaelmas Cay and Upolu Reef show casing untouched coral gardens. This allows the Captain to select the ideal sites for the weather conditions on the day.

This company provides a very memorable overnight reef and sailing experience and is constantly rated one of Cairns' best reef adventures, so we invite you on the holiday of a lifetime to join the fun and friendly crew onboard.

Vessel is a 16 metre steel yacht with 12 guest capacity plus 3 crew, crew numbers may reduce if passenger numbers reduce.

Departure Days: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Check in: Onboard Coral Sea Dreaming 7.30am A Finger, Marlin Marina

Depart Cairns: 8.00am

Return Cairns: 4.30pm (the following day)


  • 2 days/1 night sailing trip
  • Maximum of 12 passengers
  • All meals onboard including morning/afternoon tea and snacks
  • Hot showers
  • Linen and bath towel
  • Wet suits/lycra suits
  • Snorkelling equipment
  • All first-time divers can trial a FREE 10 minute ‘try’ dive before deciding if they want to proceed with a paid introductory dive around the reef (by day only, not by night)

Optional Activities/Purchases:
This is a licenced vessel, alcohol can be purchased on board.

Certified Diving

Whether you are newly certified, need a refresher or very experienced, our dive sites are legendary. We travel to the best outer reefs and our staff will ensure that we show you all the fun stuff at a level you feel comfortable with. Our SCUBAPRO dive gear is state-of-the-art, plus, where we dive, there are no crowds. Flexible diving options mean you can dive with or without a guide in truly spectacular settings.

Introductory Diving

For those who want to try diving for the first time, there is no better place than the Great Barrier Reef. Introductory diving gives you a unique perspective on the underwater world. It's an absolute "must do" and our highly skilled Instructors will have you playing with the fish in no time. 

Diving Prices(only valid until 31st March 2019 - please enqure for prices if travelling In April 2019 onwards)

* Diving prices are in addition to the trip price and include dive equipment and full length wetsuit

Pre-Book 4 Cert Dive Package - Includes 4 day dives - $180pp

Guided Dive - extra $10pp (payable onboard)

Cert Night Dive - $65pp

Pre-Book 3 Intro Dive Package - Includes 3 day dives - $150pp

* Diving is subject to medical conditions and minimum age is 12 years.

* If you only wish to do 1 intro dive - this can be arranged for $80pp.

What to Bring 

  • Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen and camera
  • Swim wear and beach towel
  • Small overnight bag (extra luggage can be stored)
  • Clothes and toiletries

** This boat is also available for PRIVATE CHARTER - Please enquire for prices.


Cancellations Policy for individual travellers

  • Cancellations between 30 days and 14 days prior to travel incur a 25% fee
  • Cancellations between 14 days and 7 days prior to travel incur a 50% cancellation fee
  • Cancellations within 7 days of travel will incur a 100% cancellation fee
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