9 Mile Reef Advanced Double Dive
- Duration: 6 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Hollywell, QLD
Join us for a day trip to 9 Mile Reef to play with the Grey Nurse Sharks with Cook Island Marine Park as a backup site. Grey Nurse Shark season runs from June to November each year hence we are running trips between July and September. This is an advanced dive and most likely a drift dive in 95% of all cases.
This trip departs ex Fingal Heads or if the weather forecast is in favour, we will depart ex Runaway Bay Marina via boat. The steering time to Cook Island is only 55min with flat seas.
- Double boat dive with in-water dive guide
- Surface interval snacks
- Transport from Runaway Bay Marina to Fingal Heads (Tweed Heads)*
- Hire gear available on checkout page
- Hotel transfers available
*) Please note that the boat departure maybe ex Runaway Bay Marina depending on the weather forecast. We will confirm the departure point via SMS by 7pm on the night before the trip.
- Be qualified as an Advanced Open Water diver with any agency
- Have recent dive experience within the last 6 months if you have less than 40 dives
- You must present your diving certification card on the day
- You must use a dive computer
- You must carry a snorkel, safety sausage and use a dive computer
Simply add any gear hire items on the checkout page. Note, If you are hiring equipment other than just tanks, weights and regulators, you are required to meet us at Runaway Bay Marina so that we can make sure your dive gear is properly sized.
Meeting Point 1 - Runaway Bay Marina
If you need transport from a Gold Coast hotel and/or to and from Fingal Heads and/or hiring dive equipment that requires sizing, please meet us at our dive centre at Runaway Bay Marina at the advertised trip time. All meeting times are Queensland times. The boat may even depart ex Runaway Bay depending on the weather forecast. We will SMS you by 7pm the night before.
Meeting Point 2 - Fingal Heads Boat Ramp (Lighthouse Road)
If you have all your own dive gear OR only require tanks, weights, BCD and regulators, you can meet us directly at our departure location at Fingal Heads Boat Ramp, 90min after the advertised meeting time. All meeting times are Queensland times.
Gold Coast Hotel Transfers
If you require a lift from your accommodation within the Surfers Paradise, Main Beach and Southport area, you can add this to your booking on the checkout page. The transfer from our marina to the boat departure location is included in your dive price. If you chose the hotel pickup, allow a total trip turnaround time of 6 hours from pickup to drop off.