Dive Courses

Open Water Dive Course 2 Day 1 Night on GBR 5 Dives

$780AUD Includes all levies, taxes and charges.

Our four day Open Water Dive Course is a fantastic way for you to learn to dive and experience the wonders of our Great Barrier Reef with an overnight stay onboard MV Kangaroo Explorer. This course includes two days of pool and theory work - during which time you arrange your own accommodation and meals.

The following two days are spent at the Great Barrier Reef on our comfortable live aboard vessel the M.V. Kangaroo Explorer. We limit our overnight passenger numbers to to ensure your comfort.

Course Includes:

  • Two days classroom theory and pool skills training
  • One snorkel training dive, four open water scuba training dives and one pleasure dive
  • State-of-the-art dive gear, including dive computers
  • Wetsuits or Stinger Suits
  • Use of Training materials (available in all major languages)
  • Free use of a prescription mask if required during the course
  • All meals prepared by our chef while onboard

Onboard Options

There are a number of optional activities available for you onboard Kangaroo Explorer including extra nights and continued diver education programs, subject to availability. Please enquire at our office or while onboard.

Trip Itinerary

Day 1

8:00am Free pick up from city accommodation
9:15am

Theory lectures

12 noon

Lunch break and medical examination

1:00pm

Swim test & pool training

4:30pm

Return to your accommodation

Day 2

8:00am Pick up from city accommodation
8:15am

Pool training

12 noon

Lunch break

1:00pm

Theory lectures

4:30pm

Return to your accommodation

Day 3

6:45am Free pick up from city accommodation
7:30am

Transfer to the outer Great Barrier Reef, via Fitzroy Island

9:45am

Arrive at first reef dive site

11:00am

Lunch

12:30pm

First Training Dive Session

2:30pm

Transfer to second reef dive site

4:00pm

Second training dive session

6:00pm

Dinner

Day 4

5:30am Wake up call
6:00am

Third training dive

7:00am

Breakfast

7:30am

Transfer to second reef dive site

8:00am

Fourth training dive

11:00am

Pleasure dive session

12 noon

Lunch

2:45pm

Depart for Cairns on MV Sunkist, via Fitzroy Island

 

Please note: For the comfort, pleasure and safety of all passengers and crew all schedules, reef sites and number of dive sessions are planned on the day, subject to weather and other conditions by the Master of the Vessel.