Vessel Specifications

Spoilsport has been purpose-built for Mike Ball Dive Expeditions to give divers the most stable and spacious vessel operating in the Coral Sea. Her twin hull design minimises seasickness, and custom features such as a large dive deck with dedicated camera tables make diving a breeze.

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Vessel Features

Guest Facilities Accommodation Crew
Lounge & bar 4 x Premium Cabins
Master
Large sundeck with optional shade cover Double with private bathroom and ocean view Trip Director
Alfresco deck 4 x Standard Cabins
Engineer
Comfortable cabins, most with ensuite Twin beds with private bathroom and ocean view 1st Mate
Full air conditioned throughout 4 x Club Cabins
Chef
Large screen TV x 2 Twin bunk beds with private bathroom Host
Music / DVD player 2 x Budget Cabins
Photo/Video Pro
Daily cabin service Twin bunk beds, shared bathroom Dive Master x 3
General Hands x2

Dive Features

Dive Features
Huge dive deck
Three large camera tables and dedicated camera rinse tanks
Entry/exit platforms with freshwater shower
Nitrox available
2 Large RIBs (Rigid Inflatable Boats)

Technical Specs

Vessel Vessel Equipment Electrical Systems
Length – 30 m (100ft) Beam – 10.5m (35ft) Main Engines x2 Radar; Global Positioning System x 2
Speed – 12 knots Generators x 2 HF & VHF Radios; Echo Sounders x 1
Range – 1930km (1200miles) Survey – QLD Compressors x 2 240V / 110V Recharge Facilities; Chart Plotter x 2
Commissioned – 1989 Air-conditioning System x 2
1B Survey (for 29 passengers)

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