Quicksilver’s multi-award-winning Great Barrier Reef cruise takes you to a spacious activity platform at the renowned Agincourt Reef, a jewel-like ribbon reef with spectacular coral formations, myriad of marine life and clear outer reef waters. Here, the widest range of activities for swimmers and non-swimmers awaits to explore this stunning reef world.
You can stay dry and discover from the semi-submarine and underwater observatory, learn with passionate marine biologists and snorkel amid beautiful coral gardens. Exciting optional activities include introductory and certified scuba diving, Oceanwalker helmet diving, Reef Biosearch marine biologist snorkel tours and scenic helicopter flights.
If you’ve ever wanted to become a certified scuba diver, Quicksilver Dive is Quicksilver’s purpose-built diver training centre and offers a range of PADI accredited courses for beginners to advanced divers. Combined with the most spectacular array of over 35 World Heritage Great Barrier Reef dive sites at the Agincourt ribbon reefs and modern dive catamarans, get ready to take the plunge with Quicksilver Dive!
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ActivitiesBoating Scuba Diving Snorkelling Swimming
Disabled AssistanceDisabled access available
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For the experience of a lifetime, Quicksilver’s high speed wavepiercing catamaran takes guests in air-conditioned comfort to the renowned Agincourt Reef, a jewel-like ribbon reef.
With the most spacious activity platform on the Great Barrier Reef and a high crew ratio, guests of all ages, swimmers and non-swimmers alike, can experience this stunning reef world in comfort. Friendly and attentive crew, including marine biologists, are on hand to ensure guests enjoy and gain the most from their day.
Explore the reef in a semi-submersible, underwater observatory, or by snorkelling and diving in the beautiful coral gardens. Your day also includes a delicious tropical buffet lunch, morning and afternoon teas.
Exciting optional activities include introductory and certified scuba diving, guided snorkelling tours, Oceanwalker helmet diving and scenic helicopter flights.
Disabled AccessCarpark Family Friendly
There is no better place in the world to learn to dive than the Great Barrier Reef! Quicksilver Dive’s 4 Day PADI Learn To Dive course combines two days theory and pool practise with the excitement of two-day trips to become a certified diver.
The open water training and certification dives are conducted from Quicksilver’s dive vessels Poseidon or Silversonic, with exclusive permits to a spectacular array of over 35 World Heritage Great Barrier Reef dive sites at the renowned Agincourt ribbon reefs.
Quicksilver Dive operates Port Douglas’ only purpose-built, PADI 5 Star dive training facility. With a heated pool, experienced instructors and small classes sizes, your dive certification will be safe, professional and most importantly, fun!
eLearning courses are also available.