Trip PLUS 1x Intro/Cert Dive

Dive, Snorkel and Sail the Great Barrier Reef with Passions, an award-winning, eco-accredited local operator. Make your Cairns reef adventure a unique day exploring two pristine locations without the crowds. We will choose 2 destinations from our catalogue of over 24 superior destinations

From $259.00

Contact us for the creation of a special trip or if you have any questions about our products.


Booking Info

Open dated tickets please give 7 days’ notice to book. All bookings MUST reconfirm 48hrs in advance. Ph: 1800 111 346 or 07 4041 1600 or from outside AU: +61 7 4041 1600. Return Bus Transfers are not included in this ticket and come at an additional cost, please call us directly to book your return transfer.  $20 REEF LEVY NOT INCLUDED and is payable at check in. Please check-in at 7.15am at Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns. ALL BUS TRANSFERS COME AT ADDITIONAL COSTS TO PASSENGER – $18pp City/$25pp Nth Beaches and is payable at check in on day of travel. Fare includes 1x Intro or Certified Dive which are subject to the completion of  a medical questionnaire. Please contact us directly prior to travel to discuss any concerns you have about medical conditions that may preclude you from diving.


Passions of Paradise is a 25 meter sailing catamaran travelling daily from Cairns. Get up close to a giant maori wrasse, follow a turtle over colourful coral gardens or swim with a reef shark when you dive, snorkel and sail with Passions of Paradise. Experience a unique reef adventure with a personalised day exploring two pristine Great Barrier Reef locations without the crowds.

Discover amazing coral formations, a fish cleaning station or spy a manta ray! Come and spend the day in the company of the friendly crew and new friends as you soak up the sun and sail back to Cairns with a local operator whose environmental credentials and attention to detail have earned many awards including the Australian Tourism Award for Adventure.


Day 1 : Passions of Paradise Snorkel Day tour PLUS 1 scuba dive
07:15 – 08:00 Check in at Reef Fleet Terminal 08:00 – 08:15 Tea/Coffee and muffins are served before our safety Briefing commences 08:15 – 10:15 Cruise to first Outer Barrier Reef Location Passions of Paradise has a selection of more than 24 superior outer reef locations to choose from. Each day we will select the two best sites tailored to the weather conditions to give our guests the best possible experience. 10:15 – 12:45 Arrive at First Outer Barrier Reef Location.THE POOL IS OPEN! 1215 – 1245 Lunch is served on-board; enjoy a sumptuous hot and cold buffet lunch including a selection of fresh salads and tropical fruits. Lunch is prepared daily by our chef on-board the vessel for maximum freshness and taste. Vegetarians are catered for daily. 12:45 Depart First Outer Barrier Reef Location 13:00 – 14:45 Arrive second Outer Barrier Reef Location – The POOL is open again! 15:00 – 16:45 (approx) Time to enjoy a cold beverage on the way home as we hoist the sales and sail back to Cairns. Enjoy our marine life presentation in our air conditioned saloon or soak up the sun on our boom nets
Meals :Lunch


Departs: The Reef Fleet Terminal Daily
Check in is at our counter at the Reef Fleet Terminal, Marlin Marina from 7am for 8am departure.


Reef Levy

$20 per person reef levy is payable at check in

On Board Extras

Introductory Dive: $70

2nd Introductory Dive: $45

Guided Certified Dive: $70

2nd Guided Certified Dive: $45

Wetsuit (seasonal) $8