Cairns Dive Centre O/W Course

Cairns Dive Centre is a well respected professional 5 Star PADI training facility, who started SCUBA diving in Cairns in 1985. Only day trip options are available from Cairns Dive Center.

PADI Open Water SCUBA courses start every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

 

4 Day “Reef and Island” Course (day trips)

This course includes two days of pool and theory work, with the four training dives completed from both the beautiful Fitzroy Island and the Great Barrier Reef.

Fitzroy Island offers shore and small vessel diving. The beauty of diving from Fitzroy Island is that you can simply walk off the beach and into the dive. With this course you get 1 day diving on Fitzroy Island with the 2nd day on the Barrier Reef aboard MV Sunkist.

 

4 Day “Reef and Reef” Course (day trips)

Open Water Reef & Reef Dive Course is a fantastic way for you to learn to dive and experience the wonders of our Great Barrier Reef. This course includes two days of pool and theory work, with the four training dives completed on the Great Barrier Reef.

 

 

Itinerary

Note: Days 1 and 2 are the same for all course options.

Day 1

8:00am Free pick up from city accommodation
9:15am Theory lectures
12 noon Lunch break and medical examination
1:00pm Swim test & pool training
4:30pm Return to your accommodation

Day 2

8:00am Pick up from city accommodation
8:15am Pool training
12 noon Lunch break
1:00pm Theory lectures
4:30pm Return to your accommodation

 

Reef and Island days 3 and 4

Day 3

6:45am Free pick up from city accommodation
7:30am Transfer to Fitzroy Island
9:45am Arrive at first reef dive site
10:00am First training Dive Session
12:00pm Lunch break
1:00pm Transfer to second reef dive site
1:15pm Second training dive session
3:00pm Depart Island for Cairns

Day 4

6:45am Free pick up from city accommodation
7:30am Transfer to Great Barrier Reef
9:45am Arrive at first reef dive site
11:00am Third Training Dive Session
12 Noon Lunch
1:15pm Fourth training dive session
2:30pm Depart for Cairns

 

Reef and Reef days 3 and 4

Days 3 and 4

6:45am Free pick up from city accommodation
7:30am Transfer to Great Barrier Reef
9:45am Arrive at reef dive site
11:00am First Training Dive Session
12 noon Lunch
1:15pm Second training dive session
2:30pm Depart for Cairns
4:30 pm Arrive back in Cairns

 

 

Cairns Dive Centre O/W Course - Rates + Bookings

4 Day Island and Reef (day trips) $495.00
4 Day Reef and Reef (day trips) $600.00
Date of Travel

Reef Taxes of $20 per person per day at sea to be added.

Prices valid until 31st March 2020.

 

Inclusions

  • State-of-the-art dive gear, including dive computers
  • Wetsuits or Stinger Suits
  • Use of Training materials (available in all major languages)
  • Free use of a prescription mask if required during the course

Extras

  • Snacks, soft drinks and alcohol
  • Reef taxes