Cairns PADI Referral Course

Timetable for Dive Trips and PADI Courses
Day dives, Liveaboard dive trips and PADI diving courses will become available as per this temporary timetable - As changes occur we will continue to update the information.

Complete the appropriate enquiry form for your preferred cruise/course and we will provide all current prices and full details.

Phone : 07 4946 1067

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Cairns PADI Referral Course

The PADI Referral Course enables you to split your pool and theory training and your open water training. You can complete your pool and theory training elsewhere with another PADI facility or Instructor then complete your open water diving component at the PADI Cairns Dive Centre on the Great Barrier Reef. Once certified you will still have time for 5 dives as a certified PADI diver.

To do this course students must have completed and possess the following:

  • a divers log book
  • completed the knowledge section of the course
  • completed the confined water skills section
  • a current Australian Medical Questionnaire
  • 2 passport photos
  • a signed PADI Referral Form from the company that provided the pool and theory training
  • a PADI Openwater Manual
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Referral with 3 day liveaboard

3 day liveaboard - 9 dives comprising 4 training dives and 5 recreational dives including a night dive. Course commences every day except Tuesday. Full PADI Open Water Certificate awarded on completion.

Here is a breakdown of the divesites that may be visited on this dive liveaboard: Cairns Great Barrier Reef Divesites .....


Rates - 2020/21


PADI Referral Dive Course


Taxes & Charges*


Total Price $955

Rates valid 01 April 2020 to 31 March 2021, per person and in Australian Dollars

Deposit only required

Courses commence every day except Sunday and include the 3 day Great Barrier Reef dive liveaboard.

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Bookings - Deposit Only Required

Once your enquiry has been received we will confirm whether places are available on the dates that you have chosen. You will then receive directions for payment of a deposit to secure your place on the course. The balance owing is paid 72 hours prior to boat departure.

Deposits can be paid by credit card via telephone.

Bookings are required in advance.

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Cairns PADI Referral Course includes the Cairns Great Barrier Reef 3 day dive liveaboard cruise and Open Water Diver status once certified
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