Spirit of Freedom offers world-class liveaboard dive cruises to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea reefs. Departing from Cairns in Tropical North Queensland, the Spirit of Freedom ventures far beyond the reach of day trip vessels, exploring the seldom-visited dive sites of the northern Great Barrier Reef and remote Coral Sea reefs. Shark dives, potato cod feeding, sheer walls laced with massive soft corals, manta rays, minke whale encounters and abundant, healthy tropical reefs, rich with marine biodiversity, are just some of the highlights you’ll experience when you join our dive tours.
Spirit of Freedom is regarded as one of Australia’s most comfortable and well appointed liveaboard dive vessels. With three decks of living space, generous cabins with private bathrooms, this 37-metre (125 ft) vessel offers all the amenities of a hotel, complimented by first class meals and personalised professional service, from the crew of 12.
With more than 30 years’ experience in dive tourism, Spirit of Freedom has earned a reputation for quality dive tours with the highest safety standards.
As a guest on board Spirit of Freedom, your expectations will be exceeded with stunning dive locations, amazing marine encounters, comfortable accommodations and great Australian service.
Spirit of Freedom was custom-built for long range cruising and to optimise passenger comfort amid the sea conditions of the Coral Sea region. Design features such as the specific length of the vessel, combined with electronic stabilisers, ensure maximum sea-keeping capability for greatest passenger comfort.
Spirit of Freedom contains 11 guest cabins, all with private bathroom. There are various different cabin styles and a range of price points to best suit your requirements. All cabins are air-conditioned and are serviced each day. Choose from Ocean View, Stateroom, Double / Twin or Quad Share.
The vessel is designed to maximise passenger comfort and amenities, to ensure you enjoy your liveaboard trip in style. The top deck has sun loungers for your relaxation, the forward lounge has comfortable seating, the saloon has work stations for your convenience and the licensed bar stocks a good range of beverages.
Spirit of Freedom is pleased to offer two PADI diving courses, which you can complete during your liveaboard expedition. Guests must be a certified Open Water diver. Extend your dive abilities with an Advanced Open Water Diver Course or the Enriched Air Diver Course (Nitrox Diving).