Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Cairns, Queensland, Australia


Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Scuba diving information in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Cairns is an Australian city on Queensland. This city is the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, composed of a massive chain of coral reefs. Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef represent some of the finest and most exotic diving in the world.

In this location, you'll mainly find smooth seas, fascinating reefs, deep drop-offs, tunnels, caves and marine life in abundance. Green turtles, manta rays, clown-fish, soft and hard corals - you never know what you will come across in the warm, clear waters of the colorful Great Barrier Reef.

The depths vary between 6 and 1000 meters. Here you can do cave dives, deep diving, lake diving and night dives.

Water Temperature

The water temperature varies between 23° C in the winter and 28º C in the summer.

Diving Suit

Full wetsuit or shorty.

Visibility under water

Visibility between 10 and 50 meters.

Climate

Cairns has a tropical climate. Temperatures vary between 22º and 31º C in the summer and from 17º to 26º C in winter.

How to get there

Cairns International Airport is the primary international gateway into the city. Cairns also has a train station.

Other Activities

This location offers a wide variety of places to visit, such as the Copperlode Dam, the Atherton Tablelands, the Daintree Rainforest, Mount Lewis, Lamb Range, Mount Hypipamee, Cairns Museum, Cominos House, Shipwreck Museum, The Esplanade street, Cairns Rainforest Dome and Cairns Tropical Zoo. Activities in this city include golf, white water rafting, balooning, skydiving, cruises to the Great Barrier Reef and coach tours to the Daintree Rainforest, Atherton Tablelands and Paronella Park.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites Map in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Where are located the best diving sites to dive in Cairns, Queensland, Australia? Below, you will find a map of all scuba diving sites in Cairns, Queensland, Australia in which you can dive and snorkel.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites List in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Which diving sites are located in Cairns, Queensland, Australia? Below, you will find a list of all scuba diving sites in Cairns, Queensland, Australia in which you can dive and snorkel.


Scuba diving sites and photos from each diving site in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Which diving sites in Cairns, Queensland, Australia have underwater photos? Below, you will find the list of scuba diving sites in Cairns, Queensland, Australia and a list of underwater photos for each diving site.

Marine Species and photos of each species in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Which marine species can I observe in Cairns, Queensland, Australia? Below, you will find the list of marine species and the photos for each species.

Underwater Photographers and photos from each photographer with photos taken in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Which photographers have taken underwater photos in Cairns, Queensland, Australia? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos in Cairns, Queensland, Australia.

Scuba Diving centers in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Which scuba diving centers can I dive with in Cairns, Queensland, Australia? Below, you can see the list of scuba diving centers in Cairns, Queensland, Australia. Click on “more info” to find out more about each scuba diving center.

Liveaboards in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Which liveaboard can I dive with in Cairns, Queensland, Australia? Below, you can see the list of liveaboard in Cairns, Queensland, Australia. Click on “more info” to find out more about each liveaboard.

There are no liveaboard available

Accommodation in Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Which accommodation can I rest after my dive in Cairns, Queensland, Australia? Below, you can see the list of accommodation in Cairns, Queensland, Australia. Click on “more info” to find out more about each accommodation.

There are no accommodation available