Now more than ever is a good time to #HolidayHereThisYear and discover Australia’s amazing underwater world. While in lock down, the team at Diveplanit has been researching new and exclusive ways to explore Australia’s underwater world, from diving Ningaloo Reef and Lady Elliot Island by liveaboard, to exploratory dive certification on Lord Howe Island.
Southern Great Barrier Reef by Liveaboard
Dive the remote world class dive sites of the Southern Great Barrier Reef, including Lady Musgrave, Fairfax, Hoskyn and Lady Elliot Islands. Accommodation is on Lady Musgrave HQ, a brand-new pontoon located right on the reef within the secluded Lady Musgrave Reef Lagoon. The pontoon has liveaboard bunk style accommodation for up to 24 guests within the underwater observatory or guests can upgrade to a more private retreat in a double swag on the outer and upper decks.
Available now for dive groups with a minimum 10 divers – with a 3-night/15-dive trip costing only $1260 per person including all meals.
Explore Ningaloo’s more remote reefs and wrecks
Dive Ningaloo Reef aboard one of Australia’s newest luxury liveaboards, Shore Thing. This marine safari sails between Coral Bay and Norwegian Bay, accessing remote parts of the reef not accessible on dayboats. Expect numerous sightings of mega-fauna including turtles, rays, dugongs, dolphins and reef sharks as well as the reef’s many historic wrecks
3-night trips start at $2250 per person on these boutique tours – have Ningaloo Reef all to yourself!
Name a new dive site on Lord Howe Island
Lord Howe Island has a multitude of unsurveyed dive sites to explore and Pro Dive Lord Howe is now offering divers an opportunity to survey and name new dive sites and qualify as a PADI Exploratory Diver in the process.
7-night/10-dive packages start at AU $1555 per person twin share.
Diveplanit is dedicated to finding new and unique ways to discover Australia’s underwater world. Contact the team for a bespoke itinerary for your next dive trip – whether that’s for the best deal for a large group or a honeymoon special for two. Diveplanit.com
A few more reasons to ask the team at Diveplanit Travel about exploring our underwater world:
Diveplanit Travel is a Platinum Partner of the Australian Marine Conservation Society, donating a percentage of profits each year and helping to promote the admirable campaigns the society undertakes.
Our team also spends time volunteering with a number of marine conservation action groups, taking part in beach clean-ups with Tangaroa Blue, helping scientists on the Reef Restoration project on Fitzroy Island, and undertaking marine life surveys for the NSW-based Underwater Research Group.
About Diveplanit Travel:
Diveplanit Travel is a specialist scuba diving travel agency and wholesaler. It’s founders, Deborah Dickson-Smith and Simon Mallender, are scuba divers and passionate ocean advocates, whose main mission in life is to encourage more people to see first-hand how incredible the underwater world really is, and hopefully care more about looking after it.
In 2018, the fast-growing company acquired established dive travel wholesaler and agency Diversion Dive Travel. Diversion Dive Travel has been taking care of divers’ travel needs for 23 years and have personal knowledge of all the dive resorts and liveaboards they recommend to customers, either from personal experience or from feedback gleaned from their many returning customers.
Specialising in tailor-made diving holidays – the Diveplanit Travel team pride themselves on finding the best travel combination for each client, taking care of everything along the way, from airfares and accommodation to dive equipment and transfers.
Media Enquiries and interview opportunities:
Deborah Dickson-Smith – Mb/WhatsApp: 0419 618 466, email@example.com