Spirit of Freedom

Cairns,  QLD 
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Australian live-aboard to the Northern Great Barrier Reef.

‘Spirit of Freedom’ offers the ultimate in dive cruising to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef and remote Coral Sea reefs.   Year round, expeditions visit the world renown diving destinations of the Cod Hole, Ribbon Reefs, and Osprey Reef in the Coral Sea.  These remote reefs showcase an amazing diversity from picturesque coral gardens to the 3000ft walls of the volcanic atolls of the Coral Sea.  Unique animal encounters include the family of massive Potato Cod, and Dwarf Minke Whales in our winter. A shark attraction dive is a highlight at Osprey Reef, where you will encounter up 50 grey reef sharks, hammerheads, mantas, and schools of pelagics.    

The 125 ft  vessel provides every comfort on board, with spacious cabins and first class meals.  Services include nitrox fills, complimentary Nautilus Lifelines for every diver, guest use laptops, and free WIFI (when in range).

Spirit of Freedom also offers the rare opportunity to join expeditions to the Far Northern Reefs along the Cape York Peninsular, near PNG.   We explore some of Australia's most remote reefs, seldom visited by any boats.  Groups can join scheduled departures or opt for private charter.