Reef Dive Tour Bookings Available up to 5 days a week!

We are working hard at Passions of Paradise to ensure our tours are available as frequently as possible and to keep all our crew doing what they love most! We are currently operating up to 5 days per week! Check out our BOOK NOW page to see our up to date availability calendar! Travelling during school holidays? Check out our BOOK NOW page to see any extra dates

With the exception of extreme weather conditions – our departures are guaranteed!

You can change or cancel your booking at any time without charge if the restrictions change at all!

Scuba Diving Cairns – Immerse yourself in the spectacle that is the Great Barrier Reef

Catering to both beginners and experienced divers come and see why scuba diving is one of the top things to do in Cairns! Let our experienced crew take you on the adventure of a life time, diving at our pristine Great Barrier Reef locations. Make friends with a Giant Maori Wrasse or a follow a friendly Sea Turtle over the beautiful coral gardens of the Outer Barrier Reef. In addition to snorkelling, scuba diving is available on every trip and can be booked today online or on the day when you travel with us.

Phone 07 4041 1600
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*** Please note: All divers must complete a Queensland Medical Questionnaire onboard. Click here to download it. Please be aware that certain medical conditions (eg asthma, heart disease, diabetes, operations) and/or prescription medication may prevent some people from diving. For advice please contact our office directly.

Try diving for the first time or join a certified group

Introductory diving

Introductory diving is a safe and fun Great Barrier Reef adventure that allows you to get up close to turtles, giant clams, clown fish, coral trout, barramundi cod and a variety of colourful corals. All introductory scuba divers start from the safety of the Passions of Paradise catamaran and dive in a calm, shallow lagoon full of marine life

Passions offer Intro Divers:

A FREE “try before you dive” policy which means you are welcome to join the briefings, get into the water and use apparatus for 5 minutes before deciding to continue with your dive

Maximum of 4 students per Instructor

Highest quality equipment

Outstanding safety record

Highly experienced instructors

*Please see requirements for the medical questionnaire

1st Introductory Scuba Dive $70

1st Introductory Scuba Dive Prebooked Online $45

2nd Introductory Scuba Dive $45

Phone 07 4041 1600

Certified diving

Certified scuba divers have an amazing range of exclusive reefs to dive with a selection of drift dives, wall dives and swim throughs. With our extensive choice of reef destinations, we will take you to the best locations on the day for a fully guided dive with all your equipment, including wetsuits and computers, provided. Explore the depths of the Great Barrier Reef.

Passions offer Cert Divers:

Drift dives, wall dives and swim throughs

Price inclusive of all gear, dive computer and wetsuit

Complimentary guided dive with our experienced Dive Masters

High quality brand new equipment

Two remote locations you won’t be bumping into other divers from different boats

1st Certified Scuba Dive $70

1st Certified Scuba Dive Prebooked Online $45

2nd Certified Scuba Dive $45

Phone 07 4041 1600


Passions sail to two unique outer reef locations with a choice of 24 private moorings. Each day we will select the site best suited to the weather conditions to give our guests the best possible experience.


Phone 07 4041 1600
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