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Highlights

  • Vibrant reefs, lesser visited dive sites, clear seas
  • Abundant macro life, pelagic schools of fish and sharks
  • Dramatic sea mounts and protected black sand bays 
  • Healthy portions of Western and Asian cuisine
  • Equipped with modern navigational and safety equipment
  • Individually controlled air-conditioning in en-suite cabins
  • Dedicated camera storage/charge cupboards on the deck

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24H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 24 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment terms

  • 15% of the total booking amount is due at the time of booking
  • 85% (balance) is due 120 days prior to arrival

Cancellation fee

  • 15% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 90 days prior to arrival
  • 100% will be charged if you cancel less than 90 days prior to arrival

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Description

MV Oceania is a 27 meter catamaran, newly-built to escort 16 guests around the hidden gems of Papua New Guinea 

This liveaboard will visit Kimbe Bay, Witu Islands and Fathers Reefs out of Walindi Plantation Resort in the Bismarck Sea.

This route will show you a fantastic cross section of what Papua New Guinea (PNG) has to offer. Imagine coral gardens, sea mounts, reef walls, arches and overhanging ledges. The muck diving possibilities are endless and it is common to see dolphins and turtles during your voyage. 

This vessel is fitted with modern navigational and safety equipment, large water and fuel tanks and air-conditioning in all areas of the boat. 

WHAT TO EXPECT

For divers and photographers who want a total PNG dive experience, MV Oceania specialises in combining excellent service and meals with as much bottom time as possible. Non-divers and snorkelers are welcome to join, however this itinerary is very dive focused with no land based breaks. Most dive sites are not suitable for snorkelers due to their depth. 

The cabins have been custom built to include plenty of storage area and make maximum use of the space available. Each comes with individually controlled air-conditioning units and en-suite facilities. The main communal areas are the dining area, dive deck and upper sun deck.

Meals are a blend of Western and Asian cuisines with healthy portion sizes. Seafood, beef, fruit and vegetables are sourced locally. Dietary requests are accommodated wherever possible (advance notice required).

How to Get There

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

Cabins

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Queen Cabins

Individually air-conditioned cabins, all with ensuite facilities. All cabins are above deck and are equipped with necessary facilities with enough space on either side of the bed for both occupants to comfortably get in and out.

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  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  No
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Twin Share Cabins

Individually air-conditioned cabins, all with ensuite facilities. All cabins are above deck and are equipped with necessary facilities with enough space on either side of the bed for both occupants to comfortably get in and out.

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  • Beds:  2 Single
  • Max occupancy:  2
  • Shareable:  Yes
  • Private bathroom:  Yes
  • Air Conditioning:  No

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DIVING SERVICES

Adaptors & tanks

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

Diving Facilities

  • Spacious Dive Deck
  • Separate Zodiac/Dhoni

For your safety

  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Life Jackets
  • Life Rafts
  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Vhf Radio
  • Emergency Positioning Radio Beacon

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Other

Boat Amenities

Facilities

  • Air-Conditioning
  • Open-Back Fins Available
  • Us Power Sockets

Great for families

  • Board Games

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling

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