3 dive sites
- Transfers Available
- All Dive equipment
- Day Trip
Silverswift Dive and snorkel from Cairns
Departing daily from Cairns, Silverswift is a luxury 29-metre catamaran designed with everything you need to experience an underwater world of colourful marine life in safety and comfort. This trip visits three different sites on The Outer Barrier Reef, allowing certified divers to experience up to 3 dives in a day. Introductory diving is also available onboard for those interested in trying a dive for the very first time.
Adventurous snorkellers can explore spectacular coral formations and underwater gardens awash with vibrantly coloured marine creatures.
Locations vary with the conditions, however, each site is chosen for visual impact, ecological diversity, and the challenge of discovery. Onboard, your crew will encourage you to relax and enjoy the comfort of Silverswift with its bar facilities, fresh water showers, air conditioning and a delicious lunch for hungry adventurers.
Morning and afternoon tea is provided and the spacious deck areas are ideal for sharing a cold drink and tales of your adventure.
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 are currently taking any prescription medication, you will need to consult a doctor for a 'fit to dive' medical certificate.
(Subject to variations according to conditions and reef sites visited)
Check-in at Great Adventures reservations counter located inside the Reef Fleet Terminal for your boarding passes. Morning tea served on board.
Depart Cairns marina for the Outer Barrier Reef
10:20 Arrive at first dive/snorkel site
11:30 Second dive/snorkel site
12:00 Buffet lunch served
13:30 Third dive/snorkel site
14:30 Afternoon tea is served
14:40 Departure back to Cairns
16:15 Arrive back in Cairns
- Your camera
- Swimwear and a towel
- Hat, sunscreen and shirt
- Certification card for divers
- Cash for drinks at the bar, credit card for additional dives
Certain medical conditions and medications may preclude some people from diving. For more advice please contact Silverswift.
Minimum age for diving is 10 years
We recommend that you do not fly within 24 hours of diving
Snorkelling can be a strenuous activity. Please use caution and inform the crew of any medical conditions.
You can cancel your day trip for any reason at any time up to 24 hours before departure and receive a full refund of all money paid to Pro Dive Cairns. There is no refund for any reason after this time.
A Government Environmental Management Charge, Port Departure Tax and administration fee are included in your total fare. The breakdown of cost is provided in the rates table.
British Columbia, Canada
Decent operation offering a variety of excursions. We did the 3-day 2-night trip - diving was good despite a week of rain prior to the trip. Staff seemed mostly young DMs and interns with a few instructors. Our room was cold with no ac control....
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I was on a day trip to the reef. It was a great experience to see the reef up close and the crew was really friendly and helpful with answering all questions about the trip and the reef.
The ship was one of the smaller...
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Diving the Great Barrier Reef is an incredible experience. The diving sites were beautiful and I
particularly enjoyed the night dives. Safety was top priority and no one got lost during and after the dives.
Prodive Cairns made our trip very enjoyable, the team was...
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