The Australia Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard – Overall review rating 9.2 out of 10 and 4.5 stars

If you’re set on scuba diving Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, your next decision is whether you do resort based diving vs scuba dive from a liveaboard. But as you’re reading this Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard review, it’s possibly safe to assume you intend to dive from a liveaboard.

Australia Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard review
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Australia Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard review in 20 seconds…

This 18 metre (59 feet) Australia liveaboard accommodates up to 12 scuba divers across 4 cabins. The Australia Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard was custom-built for scuba divers and has cabins with air conditioning and some have sea views. Western style food served buffet style there’s also an air-conditioned saloon and bar. The scuba diving includes itineraries of 2 days 1 night and offers some of the best diving on Australia’s Outer Great Barrier Reef. The chance to see many sharks, manta rays, eagle rays, turtles, wrecks, dwarf Minke whales and much much more on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.

Features of Australia Coral Sea Dreaming cabin and deck

  • Features of Australia Coral Sea Dreaming cabin and deck - Cabin
  • Features of Australia Coral Sea Dreaming cabin and deck - bunk cabins
  • Features of Australia Coral Sea Dreaming cabin and deck - double cabin

The Coral Sea Dreaming offers liveaboard dive trips to the Outer Great Barrier Reef for 2-day 1-night diving and snorkeling out of Cairns. These dive liveaboards are ideal for diving the Great Barrier Reef on a budget and the time-conscious diver looking for a short dive trip.

The features that are included with your stay on the Australia Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard are as follows:

  • The Australia Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard is 18 metres (59 feet) in length.
  • Designed for up to 12 divers across 4 cabins.
  • Cabins have air conditioning, en-suite bathrooms with storage and some have sea views.
  • Leisure deck and sun deck for those sun-lovers.
  • Western style food is served buffet style.
  • Beer and wine is available at an extra charge with a fine wine selection.
  • Specific dietary requirements can be catered for including vegetarian and vegan options.
  • Non-diver friendly for snorkeling.
  • Indoor air conditioned saloon and bar.
  • Scuba diving facilities include: DIN adaptors, camera station with a separate rinse for underwater camera and equipment and scuba gear rentals.
  • Family friend with family cabins.
  • Note the trip is for cruise only and the dive packages can be purchase in advance for an extra optional charge.

You can check the Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard availability and prices here.

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Australia Coral Sea Dreaming scuba diving review

Australia Coral Sea Dreaming scuba diving review
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The diving from the Australia Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard has a superb review rating and she was custom-built for scuba diving.

On this scuba diving liveaboard, you’ll be in the hands of experienced and professional crew.

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Scuba diving options on the Australia Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard:

Examples of the dive itineraries on the Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard.

  • Coral Sea Dreaming Dive and Sail – 2 days 1 nights trip. Approx. 4-5 dives in total on a 4-dive package which is an extra charge. Open Water Diver – No minimum logged dives required.

The diving on the Great Barrier Reef

The diving on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is varied and interesting with some deep dives, which can be up to 30 metres (98 feet) and there are night dives too. But The Coral Sea Dreaming is about including most experience levels of scuba diver.

On most of these dive trips divers will see a variety of marine life. This includes nudibranchs, Napoleon Wrasse, cod fish, moray eels, large schools of reef fish, eagle rays, various shark species including grey reef and white tip sharks, turtles, manta rays and the occasional whale sharks. Plus there’s always that chance you could see a bull shark or a tiger shark too. Plus of course the chance to see a Dwarf Minke Whale or humpback whales and coral spawning at the right time of year on the GBR!

You will also get the opportunity on some trips to dive some of the most beautiful shipwrecks too.

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Australia Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard review by customers

Scuba divers that have stayed on the Australia Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard review comments include:

  • The dive sites were incredible, so much wildlife and the variety of coral was spectacular;
  • Other than the great people we meet on board, my favourite was the night dive;
  • Excellent, in every way!
  • Unforgettable experience!
  • The best dive trip ever;
  • Great Sailing Adventure on the Great Barrier Reef;
  • My first Liveaboard experience – had a blast;
  • The most incredible thing I have ever experienced;
  • We loved our trip on Coral Sea Dreaming;
  • Great option for a short and affordable liveaboard.

Customer reviews from around the globe

There are so many great reviews from all around the World, from the UK to the United States of America, Canada, Poland, Singapore, Finland, Norway, France, Japan, Brazil, the Netherlands, Chile, Germany, France and divers from Australia itself.

To see more of the Coral Sea Dreaming reviews please click here to read them. If you weren’t already convinced how wonderful this top class liveaboard was before, then certainly after reading them all.

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Here’s a review by a customer who rated the Australia Coral Sea Dreaming liveaboard 10 out of 10 and 5 stars:

Absolutely amazing two days with an awesome crew. “The scuba diving for the certified divers was absolutely amazing, as well as for my friends who did a few “Try Dives”. The night dive is one of the coolest things i have done in my entire life, seeing sharks and other big fish feeding as well as the crazy colors of the corals under the UV light. Drinking wine and looking at the amazing stars at night was a big plus after a day in the water. Even while snorkeling, we were able to see octopus, sea turtles, and many other fish/coral.” Recommended for: Friendly staff, camera rental, delicous food.

Matthew W, United States of America

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