Rates

Outlined below is a complete list of pricing including expeditions, dive courses, photo services and gear hire, plus discounts available.   All prices are per person in Australian Dollars.

Rates include

  • Daily serviced, air conditioned accommodation in twin/double cabins,
  • Delicious meals & snacks, complimentary soft drink or wine with evening meal,
  • Tanks, air fills and weight belt,
  • Reef ecology programme,
  • Dive computer workshop,
  • Cultural and historical walking tour of Lizard Island (Coral Sea Safari guests only),
  • Scenic flight to or from Lizard Island (Fly Dive itineraries only),
  • Transfer to either our office, the airport or inner city hotel after your expedition.

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority requires all visitors to pay an Environmental Management Charge of $7.00 per day (max 3 days) spent on the Great Barrier Reef. This amount will be added to your onboard bar bill.

Gift Vouchers

Gift Vouchers are available to purchase. Please email marketing to discuss options.

Expedition Rates

View and download our rates and dates for 2020/21. Rates-Dates-MBDE-2020-21
View and download our rates and dates for 2021/22.TBA

Fly Dive Cod Hole - April 2021 – March 2022
CabinPrice
Premium$2935
Standard$2680
Club$2375
Budget$2047
Fly Dive Coral Sea - April 2021 – March 2022
CabinPrice
Premium$3244
Standard$2958
Club$2670
Budget$2321
Coral Sea Safari - April 2021 – March 2022
CabinPrice
Premium$5889
Standard$5410
Club$4726
Budget$4027
Extra Charges
ItemCost
EMC (Environmental Management Charge)$7.00/day (max 3 days)
Yongala Mooring $13.55/day
Sole Occupancy Berth cost + 20%
Sole Occupancy from June 2021Berth cost + 50%
Sole Occupancy from April 2022Berth cost + 70%
Fuel Levy - Standard Expeditions$0 (subject to change)
Fuel Levy - 7 Night Far North Coral Sea Exploratories$44/pp (subject to change)
Private Shark Shoot (Coral Sea expeditions only)$75pp
Personal Dive Guides$350/day (not available during Minke Season)
Nitrox Fills$25/day
Bar and Ship Shop PurchasesVariable
Hire GearVariable; see below table
CoursesVariable; see below table
Photo ServicesVariable; see below table
Discounts
ItemCost
Snorkelers (Non-diver) - Cod Hole Ribbon Reefs 2020/2125%
Non-diver10% (not applicable on Minke Whale expeditions)
Non-diving child (8-15 years)25% (10% during Minke Whale season)
VIP5%
Global Shark Diving5% (must quote card number)
Airline Staff5%
Military5%
Dive Industry Staff$200.00
Agents / Media / ResearchersVariable discounts offered
Discounts applicable to cruise fares only, are only accepted at time of booking and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Proof of employment is required.

Courses
ItemCost
Openwater Referral (PADI)$245
PADI Advanced Diver$260
PADI Deep Diver$300
PADI Nitrox$310
PADI Discover Scuba (Resort)$50 per dive (conditions apply). Not available during Minke Season.
PADI Underwater Photography$260
PADI Underwater Naturalist$220
PADI Self-Reliant Diver$285
Photo Services
ItemCost
Camera Rentals & Extras
Canon GX7 MK2 / Olympus TG5$40/day
USB Stick - 8GB$12
Expedition Video & Photos$85
Personalized Photos$100
Personalized Video $250 (Max 4 people)
Private Shark Shooter Dive (Coral Sea only)$75pp
Hire Gear
ItemCost
Reg, Ocy, Gauges$15/day
BCD$10/day
Computer$12/day
Snorkel Gear$5/day
Light/Torch$10/day
Wetsuit$10/day
Safety Sausage (SMB)No charge
Nautilus Lifeline GPSNo charge
All of the above$44/day
2L (13 cu.ft) Pony Bottle + Reg$15/day
15L (120 cu.ft) Steel Bottle$25/day
Nitrox Fills$75 for the 3 or 4 night/ $150 for a week