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Spoilsport

Cabins
14
Length / Width
30 m / 10 m
Year built / renovated
1989  / 2015
Rental equip.
YES ($)
Internet
NO
Nitrox
YES ($)

Highlights

  • Liveaboard diving trips to the Great Barrier Reef, Cod Hole or the Coral Sea
  • 3, 4 and 7 night trips available - most awarded Australian liveaboard
  • Big fish action with 40 meters of visibility, beautiful coral and amphitheatre shark dive
  • Minke whale snorkeling trips in June and July
  • Operated by diving hall of fame legend Mike Ball
  • Unlimited dives onboard 
  • Snorkelers are welcome, junior courses available
  • Spacious dive deck with entry and exit platforms & dives from large RIBs
  • Rebreather friendly, tech diving, 'open dive deck' policy
  • On most trips, an informal photo competition is held
  • Nitrox, dive courses and rental equipment available

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24H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

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Payment terms

  • 30% of the total booking amount is due at the time of booking
  • 70% (balance) is due 90 days prior to arrival

Cancellation fee

  • 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

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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 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

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Cabins

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Standard Cabin - Twin Beds

All located on the middle deck, 4 Standard cabins feature twin single beds, large windows that allow natural light in, private en-suite facilities, Air-conditioning, Private bathroom with hot water shower and hand basin, Daily cabin service, Reading lamps, Cabinet and shelves, Mirror, Bedding, 110/240v 24 hours per day, Fire alarm

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  • Size:  8 m²
  • Beds:  2 Twin
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes
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Club Cabin - Twin Bunk Beds

All located on the middle deck, 4 Club cabins provide twin bunk beds. Club located in the centre of the vessel, feature cabin lights and reading lamps, private en-suite facilities, Air-conditioning, Private bathroom with hot water shower and hand basin, Daily cabin service, Reading lamps, Cabinet and shelves , Mirror, Bedding, 110/240v 24 hours per day, Fire alarm, You will enjoy the peace and quiet in these cabins

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  • Size:  6 m²
  • Beds:  2 Bunk Bed
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes
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Premium Double Cabin

All located on the middle deck, 4 Premium cabins are fitted with a double bed, feature large windows that allow natural light in, private en-suite facilities, Air-conditioning, Private bathroom with hot water shower and hand basin, Daily cabin service, Reading lamps, Cabinet and shelves, Mirror, Bedding, 110/240v 24 hours per day, Fire alarm

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  • Size:  9 m²
  • Beds:  1 Double
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  No
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes
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Budget Cabin - Twin Bunk Beds, shared bathroom

Budget cabins, located in the centre of the vessel, feature cabin lights and reading lamps, twin bunk beds, which have shared bathroom facilities with one other budget cabin. Cabins have, Air-conditioning, Daily cabin service. Reading lamps, Cabinet and shelves, Mirror, Bedding, 110/240v 24 hours per day, Fire alarm

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  • Size:  6 m²
  • Beds:  1 Bunk Bed
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  No
  • Air Conditioning:  Yes

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DIVING SERVICES

Adaptors & tanks

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • Nitrox ($)
  • Rental Equipment ($)

Diving Facilities

  • Camera Room
  • Battery Charging Station
  • Fish Id And Diving Books
  • Spacious Dive Deck
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni

For your safety

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

Languages spoken

  • English

Boat Amenities

Facilities

  • Air-Conditioning
  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Equipment For Kids
  • Rebreather-Friendly

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling

Payments

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash (Aud)
  • Cash

Food & drink

  • Fine Cuisine
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Not Allowed To Bring Your Own Alcohol

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