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  • An ideal trip for snorkelers, beginner and experienced divers to explore all the underwater wonders of the Great Barrier Reef
  • Get in and out of the water with ease from the spacious and fully-equipped dive deck with submerged ladders, and a friendly crew on hand to help
  • Swap tales with fellow divers, with a drink under the stars on the entertainment and BBQ deck
  • Tailor your itinerary to suit your wish list, whether you’re looking to see specific marine life or improve your photography skills
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Enhanced Health Measures

Date of last update:Dec 7, 2022

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• Hand sanitizer in common areas • Increased cleaning in rooms/ frequently touched surfaces • other social distancing measures Onboard catering has re-commenced, and you will be provided a buffet style lunch, morning, and afternoon tea.

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Booking process


Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot


We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final


You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 5%
  • 17 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 25.0% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 37 days prior to arrival
  • 95.0% will be charged if you cancel less than 37 days prior to arrival



The SeaEsta liveaboard combines Great Barrier Reef diving with wreck diving on the amazing SS Yongala.  

SeaEsta is a steel 17 metre mono-hull, capable of cruising at 8 knots. The vessel can accommodate up to 20 passengers plus 5 crew in air-conditioned cabins. She features 3* accommodations and 5* diving! With a well-trained local crew, you can be sure of an exciting diving experience at an affordable price. 


The MV SeaEsta is the perfect vessel for a liveaboard with accomodation in double, twin and quad-share cabins. It has a large, fully-equipped dive deck that provides easy access in and out of water for divers and snorkelers. It also features a BBQ and entertainment deck where you can relax and mingle with your fellow crew and passengers in between dives.

The MV SeaEsta provides breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as unlimited tea, coffee and water on board. (Please let us know in advance if you are a vegetarian or have any special dietary requirements).

How to Get There

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Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Nitrox ($)
  • Rental Equipment ($)
  • Dive Computer ($)

For your safety

  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Life Jackets
  • Life Rafts
  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Automatic External Defibrillator (Aed)
  • Vhf Radio
  • Emergency Positioning Radio Beacon

Languages spoken

  • English

PADI® Courses Available

  • Intro Dives/Discover Scuba Diving
  • Scuba Refresher
  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Rescue Diver
  • Divemaster
  • Kids Courses
  • Nitrox Certification
  • Underwater Photography
  • Deep Diver Certification
  • Night Diver
  • Drift Diving
  • Boat Diver
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy

Dive Center Facilities

  • Fish Id And Diving Books
  • Warm-Water Showers
  • Battery Charging Station

Boat Amenities

Amenities & services

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Spacious Diving Platform
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni


  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash (Aud)

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling


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