Explore is excited to announce from August 2nd we will be operating our unique Hamilton Island experiences again.  New schedule live now and available to book!

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  • Sunset Sail in the Whitsundays
  • Hill Inlet at Whitehaven Beach
  • Full Day Dive the Great Barrier Reef - Hamilton Island
  • Half Day Snorkeling the Whitsunday Islands
  • Full Day Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef - Hamilton Island
  • Sail & Snorkel at Whitehaven & Chalkies Beach
  • Dive the Great Barrier Reef departing Airlie Beach
  • Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef departing Airlie Beach

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PADI Open Water Diving Certification

PADI Open Water SCUBA diving

Come on board with Explore to complete your PADI® Open Water SCUBA Diver Course. A great way to take your first step into the underwater world of diving.


Your PADI® Open Water SCUBA Diver course will include:

  • Three-day course to obtain the full PADI Open Water certification.
  • All PADI learning materials & certification fees.
  • Instruction by PADI Dive Instructor and all gear is included. (we have a retail store if you prefer to purchase equipment)
  • Pool skills on the Friday within the Hamilton Island resort pool approx six hours.
  • Full day cruise to the GBR on the Saturday & Sunday with two open water training dives each day and all normal day tour inclusions including reef levy
  • Maximum of six students per course to one dive instructor

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