Dive the Outer Great Barrier Reef
From June to October the huge Humpback whales are seen frolicking in and around the Whitsunday Islands. A three day three night sail and dive to the outer reef has to be the best way to get up close and personal with the giants of the deep.
Also if it isn't already at the top, scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef should most definitely be on your bucket list! There is truly nothing more sensational than being able to get up close with unique aquatic life as they get on with their everyday underwater life. From manta rays and turtles to moray eels and sharks, there is so much to be seen in the deep blue sea!
The Whitsunday Islands mark the closest point of access to the Great Barrier Reef, making it the perfect destination to start your Great Barrier Reef adventure! offers the region's most popular outer reef tour, visiting both the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef... Anaconda III
Anaconda III Sail the Whitsundays and Dive the Great Barrier Reef
For 3 full days and 3 nights you get the opportunity to visit Whitehaven Beach, Hill Inlet Lookout, the top dive sites around the Whitsunday Islands, and Bait Reef (part of the Great Barrier Reef). Diving is a prime focus of the tour allowing you to get the complete Great Barrier Reef experience. They are so enthusiastic about taking you diving that they offer every passenger a free scuba diving experience. So there you go, you can tick off another item off your bucket list for FREE!
An experience of a lifetime!
Spending time aboard Anaconda III can be as laid back and relaxed as you like, or if you're really active, you can get thoroughly involved in all the activities on board, including setting sails and steering the yacht. Some people simply like to laze around on deck and soak up some sunshine, or relax below in the spacious air-conditioned saloon. You'll find plenty of places to stretch out where you can take in a good book as you watch the idyllic panoramas go by, or chat with the crew and fellow passengers. You'll get a chance to wander along pristine beaches and swim and snorkel in the warm tropical waters. All you have to do is relax!
If you are an active person, you can get involved in the sailing of the ship, setting sails or even a chance to steer the big ship under sail. You can get right into the scuba diving too, and why not? You are after all in one of the world's best renowned scuba diving locations. Even if you're not a certified diver or have never dived before, if you pass a simple medical questionnaire the qualified dive professionals on board can give you basic training and take you on a supervised dive with a scuba diving instructor.