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Cabins

14

Length / Width

30 m / 10 m

Year built / renovated

1989  / 2019

Rental equip.

YES ($)

Internet

NO

Nitrox

YES ($)

Highlights

  • Big fish action with 40 meters of visibility, beautiful coral and amphitheatre shark dives, all available on this popular liveaboard offering trips to the Great Barrier Reef, Cod Hole or the Coral Sea
  • This is the most-awarded Australian liveaboard, offering unlimited dives, tec-diving, an 'open dive deck' policy and an informal photo competition on most trips
  • Operated by diving hall of fame legend Mike Ball, this liveaboard is rebreather-friendly, a spacious dive deck with entry and exit platforms and dives from large RIBs
  • Three, four and seven-night trips available - and snorkelers are very welcome, with Minke whale watching snorkeling trips available in June and July
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Booking process

1. BOOKING

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

2. CONFIRMATION

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

3. 48H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

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

Payment & cancellation terms

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 30% (downpayment)
  • 120 days before trip start: 70% (balance)

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 0% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 60 days prior to arrival
  • 30% will be charged if you cancel between 60 and 30 days prior to arrival
  • 100% will be charged if you cancel less than 30 days prior to arrival

Cabins

Description

The luxurious Spoilsport was custom built to explore Australia’s Coral Sea and offers incredible dive adventures to the Great Barrier Reef

Spoilsport is Australia’s most awarded liveaboard dive boat. The recently renovated, luxury liveaboard, Spoilsport, features a twin hull design which increases stability and reduces motion onboard. Spoilsport offers year round diving cruises to Australia’s amazing sites such as Cod Hole, Goggle Gardens & Snake Pit where Divers will experience walls with huge soft corals, big fish action, Shark attraction dives, and deep wall Pelagic action.

The experienced and professional crew ensures a hassle free Dive Safari Adventure and provides Divers the opportunity to discover unique marine life including the Dwarf Minke Whales in the very brief Minke season.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

The Spoilsport is an award winning liveaboard 98 feet (30m) long yacht with 12 experienced and friendly English speaking crew members who will ensure the every need of guests are met. Aboard the Spoilsport, 28 guests will be accommodated in 14 modern, roomy and air conditioned cabins. Guests will have their choice of cabins: Club cabin with Twin Bunk beds, Standard cabin with Twin beds and ocean view, Premium cabins with Double beds and ocean view and our Budget cabin with Twin Bunk beds and share bathroom. All cabins are serviced daily.

When not engaged in the spectacular diving, guest of the Spoilsport have a variety of entertainment options. Guests can relax in the Air-conditioned lounge with a Bar in the Salon and enjoy Video/Photo editing facilities - TV, DVD and music centre - Movie library - Open-air dining area - Computer & CD burner - Satellite phone and fax - Books, magazines, games, fish ID books.  

At the end of the day, when the diving is done, guests may sit back, relax and enjoy a cool drink with the fabulous views from the Sundeck. For those that can’t get enough of the underwater sites, go snorkeling around the colourful reefs on this trip.

The crew of Spoilsport knows that great diving must be fueled by plentiful and delicious food

Spoilsport's culinary reputation precedes it with devine sumptuous International and Australian dishes. Complimentary wine and soft drinks are served with evening meals. All meals are served in the air-conditioned Dining Room, however, the open-air Rear Sundeck can also facilitate meals if you choose. Fixed menu per day, Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.

Vegetarians, vegans and gluten free are catered for with delights such as oven roasted eggplant, zucchini, pumpkin and capsicum served with warm couscous and wild rice on a well thought-out menu. Complimentary 24-hour coffee, tea, soft drinks and water. there is a well-stocked Bar to assist your daily diving analysis with favourite tipple in hand. Guests are always welcomed aboard Spoilsport with fruit juice and light refreshments, but the first full meal onboard will be breakfast or lunch, depending on cruise departure time.

HOW TO GET THERE

Please refer to logistics section of each itinerary to find detailed info on how to get there.

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Deck Plan

DIVING SERVICES

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • 15L Tanks Available
  • Nitrox ($)
  • Rental Equipment ($)
  • Thick (5-7Mm) Wetsuits ($)
  • Dive Computer ($)

Diving Facilities

  • Warm-Water Showers
  • Fish Id And Diving Books

For your safety

  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Life Jackets
  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Automatic External Defibrillator (Aed)
  • Vhf Radio
  • Nautilus Lifeline
  • Enos

Languages spoken

  • English

Boat Amenities

Facilities

  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Us Power Sockets
  • Rebreather-Friendly

Food & drink

  • Food Served At The Table
  • Buffet
  • A La Carte
  • Fine Cuisine
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Gluten Free Food
  • Not Allowed To Bring Your Own Alcohol

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling

Amenities & services

  • En-Suite Bathroom
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Camera Station
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Spacious Diving Platform
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni

Payments

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Amex
  • Cash (Aud)
  • Cash

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