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Landscape of North Australia
$7,810
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Cape York & Arhmen Land

12 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • Experience the unique Arnhem Land
  • Explore the Cobourg Peninsula
  • Witness the Tiwi people's culture
  • Snorkel across Lizard Island
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This magnificent 12-day voyage takes you across the top of Northern Australia and experience cultures unchanged for centuries, world-renowned Indigenous art centres, and some of the continent’s most remote islands. Visit remote Bathurst and Melville Islands and learn of traditional Tiwi …
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Swimming with sharks
$7,810
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Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia

11 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • Zodiac to King George Falls
  • Explore Hathaway's Hideaway
  • Visit green turtle breeding grounds
  • Watch the Montgomery Reef \\\"rise\
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience all of the icons of the Kimberley Coast over 11 unforgettable days cruising between Darwin and Broome.Covering more than 400,000 square kilometers (an area three times larger than England) and home to a sparse population of just 30,000 residents, the Kimberley region of northwest …
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Snorkel off of Australia's beautiful coast
$8,460
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Ningaloo & the Bluewater Wonders of Australia's West

13 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • Snorkel & dive the Rowley Shoals
  • Visit Australia's historical sites
  • See or swim with the megafauna
  • Visit Important Bird Areas
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Board on Coral Discoverer and join this 13-day cruise exploring the remote coastal wonders of Western Australia. Visit the spectacular Rowley Shoals Marine Park, the Dampier Archipelago and the historic Montebello Islands and culminate with a visit to Ningaloo Reef, home to the gentle and giant …
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Rock formations along the coast of Kimberly
$7,950
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The Kimberley

2020 - 11 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Adventurer
  • Experience the tidal phenomenon
  • Marvel at the King George Falls
  • Learn the interpretation of the art
  • Witness Montgomery Reef
Activities:
Helicopter Tour, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 11-day sailing experience onCoral Discoverer brings you to the wonders of Kimberley.Enjoy the experience of the unique tidal phenomenon of the Horizontal Waterfalls, the80 meter high King George Falls and theabundant wildlife to encounter as you travel and reach Broome.The Kimberley Region is …
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Diving in Papua New Guinea
$8,245
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West Papua: Spice Islands and Raja Ampat

13 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • Experience the Spice Islands
  • Explore Raja Ampat's reefs
  • Snorkel through Tomorol Cave
  • Search for whale sharks
Activities:
Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Combining scenery of outstanding natural beauty, diverse wildlife and storied histories, thisRaja Ampat and Spice Islands expedition is a unique journey of discovery and adventure like no other. EmbarkCoral Discovererin Biak, West Papua, and at the commencement of your 13-day voyage to Darwin, …
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Snorkel the vibrant waters of the South Pacific
$8,245
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West Papua: Spice Islands and Raja Ampat

12 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Discoverer
  • See Banda‚Äôs famous Kora Kora canoes
  • Explore the Spice Islands
  • Discover Hidden Bay's reefs
  • Land on Wayag Island
Activities:
Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience Raja Ampat and the magical lands of the Spice Islands in this 12-day small ship cruise exploring thecultures and scenic beauty of Papua New Guinea. Snorkel, kayak, swim, and dive in Raja Ampat's brightly-colored reef systems and join locals for a guided walk through Pulau Gam's …
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2019
EmbarksDays 
Apr 1412Cape York & Arhmen Land
Apr 2611Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
May 2711Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Jun 0711Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Jun 1711Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Jun 2811Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Jul 0811Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Jul 1911Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Jul 2911Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Aug 0911Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Aug 1911Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Aug 3011Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Sep 2311Kimberley & Across the Top of Australia
Oct 0412Cape York & Arhmen Land
Dec 2112West Papua: Spice Islands and Raja Ampat
2020
EmbarksDays 
Jan 0213West Papua: Spice Islands and Raja Ampat
Mar 2912Cape York & Arhmen Land
May 0411The Kimberley
May 1511The Kimberley
May 2511The Kimberley
Jun 0511The Kimberley
Jun 1511The Kimberley
Jun 2611The Kimberley
Jul 0611The Kimberley
Jul 1711The Kimberley
Jul 2711The Kimberley
Aug 0711The Kimberley
Aug 1711The Kimberley
Aug 2811The Kimberley
Sep 0713Ningaloo & the Bluewater Wonders of Australia's West
Sep 1911The Kimberley
Sep 3012Cape York & Arhmen Land
Max Passengers: 72
Ship Type: Luxury Expedition Ship

The Coral Discoverer is an expedition style cruise ship large enough to provide all the comforts of a larger cruise ship, yet small enough to enable access reef and island sites inaccessible to other vessels. Accommodating a maximum of just 72 guests, your environmental experience will be both personal and memorable.

This multi-million dollar ship has recently been built at NQEA Australia in Cairns. The ship accommodates guests in 36 cabins and has a cruising speed of 14 knots. The shallow draft of the 63m ship allows it to access the isolated places.

Onboard Facilities
- Large sun deck and spa pool
- Lecture lounge with large plasma screen
- Two fully stocked cocktail bars
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Comprehensive reference library
- Wireless internet available for laptops, PDAs and onboard computer
- Phone and fax facilities
- Limited laundry facilities

Coral Discoverer is also equipped with the latest technology active stabilizers and is fitted with state-of-the-art safety and navigational equipment and is the only Australian passenger ship registered with full SOLAS compliance allowing opportunities to explore a multitude of international voyages.

Dining
All meals during the cruise are included. Breakfast and lunch are served in the Dining Room located on the Main Deck and are buffet-style while dinner is table d’hote. Coffee and tea is available 24 hours. Standard hours are breakfast from 7:00-8:30am, lunch at 12:30pm and dinner at 7:30pm however meal times may vary according to the day's activities. Meal times will be advised in the onboard daily bulletins.

Onboard Accommodations
Onboard accommodation comprises of 36 spacious modern staterooms. You can select from Bridge, Promenade or Main Deck staterooms offering a choice of twin or junior king bedding. All staterooms have an ocean view, en-suite facilities, a settee (except Promenade B Staterooms), large wardrobe, desk, luggage storage, individual air-conditioning control, and are serviced daily.

Excursion Boats And Zodiacs
The "Xplorer" is a specially designed aluminum excursion vessel used for the majority of excursions. This vessel has high horsepower engines and will accommodate all passengers at one time. The "Xplorer" will be used for landings and for extensive exploration of rivers and tributaries. For your added convenience and comfort, the "Xplorer" is equipped with an awning and toilet.

Two inflatable landing craft (Zodiacs) are also carried. Designed for expedition work, these large and heavy-duty inflatables are extremely safe. Separate air compartments retain a large reserve of buoyancy even if the boats damaged. The flat bottom design permits these crafts to land directly onto the beaches. Expect nonetheless to wade through shallow water to reach the shore.
Main Deck B
Averaging 195 sq. ft. Three cabins located on the Main Deck, equipped with twin portholes, desk, sofa, telephone and your choice of Junior King or twin bedding.
Main Deck A
Averaging 195 sq. ft. Six cabins located on the Main Deck, equipped with twin porthole windows, desk, sofa, telephone and your choice of Junior King or twin bedding.
Promenade Deck B
Averaging 160 sq. ft. Four cabins located on the Promenade Deck, equipped with picture windows, desk, telephone and Junior King bedding.
Promenade Deck A
Averaging 195 sq. ft. Eighteen cabins located on the Promenade Deck, equipped with picture windows, sofa, desk, telephone and your choice of Junior King or twin bedding.
Bridge Deck
Averaging 195 sq. ft. Five cabins located on the Bridge Deck, equipped with picture windows, sofa, desk, telephone and your choice of Junior King or twin bedding.
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