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Coral Spawning Adventure Liveaboard Scuba Dive Trip

3 Day, 2 night, Liveaboard Dive Trip 

  • 11 dives
  • Dive Insurance
  • Transfers
  • All Dive equipment
  • Double or twin share
  • All meals
  • Free Wifi

  • PADI

3 Day 2 Night Dive Coral Spawning Adventure

Coral Spawning is a once a year mass reproductive event where the coral release egg and sperm bundles into the ocean for external fertilisation. This once a year phenomenon is vital to the reefs continual adaptation and long term survival.

Join Pro Dive Cairns for a special 3 Day Coral spawning Dive Adventure, where you will visit up to four easterly outer Great Barrier Reef locations, taking in sites selected for their extravagance of marine life and excellent visibility. Divers get the opportunity to view magnificent hard and soft corals, giant clams, turtles, stingrays and the largest variety of tropical fish, both large and small. With an altered itinerary to include more night dives customers will get the best opportunity to experience this spawning even 

The schedule allows for a total of 11 dives, 4 of which are night dives (conditions permitting) and snorkelling. Cabins onboard are all twin share (2 single beds in the form of a bunk) and there are two double cabins (1 big bed) available upon request. All major international scuba accreditations are accepted and snorkelers / non-divers are most welcome.

The Great Barrier Reef is renowned as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the world and is a declared World Heritage site. It encompasses 350,000 square kilometres of the South Pacific Ocean, extends for 2,000 kilometres, and is made up of 2,900 individual reefs and 71 coral cays. Its ecosystem supports the greatest concentration of life on the planet including 1,500 species of fish, 350 different kinds of coral, 4,000 species of molluscs and 10,000 species of sponges. Water temperatures range from 22°C to 30°C allowing comfortable diving all year round.

Please Note: some medical conditions may prevent you diving and you will be required to complete a waiver and medical statement prior to the trip. If you have recently/continue to suffer from an illness or condition that may affect your dive fitness,  or currently taking any prescription medication, you will need to consult a doctor for a 'fit to dive' medical certificate. 

Special COVID-19 Information: The health and well being of our customers and staff are paramount. If any customers present to check-in with fever, coughing, sore throat, fatigue, or shortness of breath, you will be required to undergo a COVID-19 test prior to joining your trip. 


  • Purpose built, PADI Five Star Dive and Career Development Centre
  • All dive crew are fully qualified PADI instructors. You will be diving with a passionate team of experienced professionals, ensuring the quality of your experience and your safety
  • Our boats carry a maximum of 32 passengers and six crew, providing you with a more personal experience
  • We provide a true liveaboard experience with our boats departing from and returning to Cairns for every three-day, two-night trip, with no boat to boat passenger transfers
  • Access to 19 high-quality dive sites ensuring a diverse range of reef environments and dives
  • Pro Dive Cairns is a high standard operator with Advanced Ecotourism Certification, committed to the long-term conservation of The Great Barrier Reef
  • Pro Dive Cairns has one of the highest safety standards in the world. With safety the number one priority, there is no safer place to dive in the world

Optional Upgrades and Additional Courses

Additional certification courses available for completion during the liveaboard (additional cost):

PADI Advanced Open water Course

Offered in conjunction with the liveaboard trip, this course is the next step in your dive training; designed to expand your diving skills, knowledge and to give the inexperienced certified diver added confidence in their diving.
The PADI Enriched Air Course add on available. 


Enriched air Course

padi Enriched air Course

Enriched air (nitrox) is a nitrogen/oxygen mix that extends your allowable bottom time and reduces your nitrogen loading over multiple dives


Only available for divers with enriched air (nitrox) certification. 11 dives with enriched air (nitrox) provided.  

$105Per person

Optional Upgrade

Tour Itinerary

We recommend that you visit our retail shop located on the corner of Grafton and Shields streets the night before your trip to arrange the diving/snorkelling equipment, ensure the necessary paperwork is in order and to ensure your certification details are correct. The shop is open 7 days a week, from 0930 to 1900.

Please note, the below itinerary is a guide only, and the order of sites may change. The skipper will always adapt the plan to the prevailing weather, tides and currents.

Additional Information

Tripadvisor Reviews

4.5Excellent! (Based on 850+ Reviews)

- Reviewed 30 December 2018 -

The 3 days trip was the climax of my travel. I am a diver from French Polynesia and it was incredible! Not as many fishes but the coral is just unbelievable. Gear was great, briefings perfect as was the team👌. I highly recommend them. A...
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- Reviewed 31 May 2019 -
Fabulous Experience

The Pro Dive team did a great job from start to finish. Great booking, pick up and time onboard. June cooked up great food and Rafa was an excellent dive leader. The boat was clean and had a great space to relax and soak in...
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- Reviewed 16 January 2019 -
Meg C
3 day dive trip to barrier reef

This team is awesome! From refresher course to the end of an 11-dive trip, I cannot fault any of the staff at Pro Dive - in the shop or on the boat - everyone was friendly and experienced. Nothing was a problem. I was also...
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