Dive Courses

Open Water Dive Course with Advanced

$1260AUD Includes all levies, taxes and charges.

Our 6 Day Open Water & Advanced Dive Course is the optimum way for you to learn to dive and kick start your continuing diver education programs while experiencing the wonders of our Great Barrier Reef. The minimum time you need to complete a dive course is 4 days, however, for those that wish to dive to 30 metres, have the freedom of unguided night dives and an insight into how to properly navagate underwater this is the course for you.

Starting on demand, this course includes 2 days of pool and theory work - during which time you arrange your own accommodation and meals.

The following 4 days are spent on our comfortable live aboard vessel.

Course Includes:

  • Two days classroom theory and pool skills training
  • One snorkel training dive, four open water scuba training dives and nine pleasure and Advanced  training dives including two NIGHT DIVES
  • 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 prepered 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

3rd training dive

7:00am

Breakfast

7:30am

Transfer to next dive site

9:00am

4th and final training dive

12 noon

Lunch

2:30pm

Transfer to next dive site

4:00pm

Pleasure dive

6:00pm

Dinner

7:00pm

Night dive

Day 5

5:30am Wake-up call
6:00am

Deep Dive Advanced Adventurer

7:00am

Breakfast

7:30am

Transfer to next dive site

9:00am

Training Dive Advanced Adventurer

12 noon

Lunch

2:30pm

Transfer to next dive site

4:00pm

Pleasure dive

6:00pm

Dinner

7:00pm

Night Dive Advanced Adventurer

Day 6

5:30am Wake up call
6:00am

Training Dive Advanced Adventurer

7:00am

Breakfast

7:30am

Transfer to second reef dive site

8:00am

Training Dive Advanced Adventurer

11:00am

Final dive session

12 noon

Lunch

2:45pm

Depart for Cairns on MV Reef-Kist, 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.