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Tusa Dive

Cairns Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Reef Tours - Tusa Dive T6

Cairns based, TUSA Dive are the day tour scuba diving and snorkelling specialists to the Great Barrier Reef. With more than 25 years experience in taking visitors to the reef, TUSA Dive strive to make your Cairns reef tour as memorable, educational and exciting, as it is possible to be.

Snorkeling Tours

Cruise to the Great Barrier Reef in style aboard T6, Cairns' newest reef trip boat. Enjoy up to 5 hours at 2 reef locations incl lunch and reef talk.

Introductory Diving

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Discover scuba diving and spend some time under the water with our marine friends by booking an introductory dive. No experience necessary.

Certified Diving

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Tusa Dive are one of the only operators to offer guided or unguided Great Barrier Reef scuba diving from Cairns. Choose between 1, 2 or 3 dives. Equipment available.

Why choose Tusa Dive

  1. Locally owned and operated for more than 25 years
  2. Best Regional Dive Operator by readers of Australasia Dive Log - 2012, 2013 & 2014
  3. Cairns newest reef vessel T6
  4. Best customer service - high crew to passenger ratio
  5. Limited numbers to 6o for your added comfort
  6. Roving permit with 16 outer reef sites to choose from
  7. Wetsuits, lycra suits and prescription mask and snorkel tours all inclusive, no extra charges
  8. Educational marine presentation daily
  9. Non smoking vessel
  10. Advanced Eco tourism and Climate Action Innovator Certification
  11. Onboard catering by a division of the renown 'Ochre Restaurant'


The Great Barrier Reef is the largest coral reef system in the world, composed of over 2,900 individual reefs and 900 islands stretching for 2,600 km (1,600 mi) along the coast of Queensland, in Australia's Coral Sea. Labeled as one of the 7 natural wonders of the world, and a World Heritage listed region, visitors come from the all over the planet to visit this incredible icon... Our Great Barrier Reef.

Experienced scuba divers and snorkellers alike can travel to the outer reefs in ultimate comfort on board Cairns' newest and best reef day boat, the TUSA 6. Launched in August 2011, the 24m TUSA 6 was custom designed for Great Barrier Reef cruising, cairns diving and snorkelling, and each day visits two unique reef locations from Tusa's choice of 16 spectacular dive and snorkel sites.

Tusa Dive's professional and friendly dive crew are on hand throughout the day to assist you in ever way, and can provide education for snorkeling, first time "introductory scuba diving" (PADI Discover Scuba course), PADI Courses, and PADI Open Water courses.

For divers looking for more than a day trip, multi-day scuba packages are available for day touring and Tusa 6's big sister, the Spirit of Freedom provides 3 to 7 day liveaboard diving expeditions to the iconic dive destinations of the Cod Hole and Osprey Reef in the Coral Sea.

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