Reef Encounter is a 35 meter liveaboard catamaran

Designed for the utmost stability and comfort at sea, Reef Encounter delivers excellent overnight trips to the Great Barrier Reef. Voyaging up to 200 nautical miles off the east coast of Australia across five outer Great Barrier Reef locations, travel to the heart of the Coral Sea and witness the incredible host of marine life and aquatic creatures that call the Great Barrier Reef their home.

Reef Encounter cruising on the coral sea


Reef Encounter Deck Plans

Vessel Specifications

Vessel Survey IB
Configuration Catamaran Adventure Cruise Ship
Length 34.92 metres / 114.56 feet
Breath 13.28 metres / 43.56 feet
Gross Tonnage 929.77 t
Cruising Speed 12 knots
Engines 2 x Cummins 504 KW
Safety Full compliance under the International Marine Orders
Passengers 42
Crew 12
Cabin Features 21 Twin / Double Staterooms, ensuite, large picture windows
Cabin Power 240 Volt
Day Areas Sun Deck, Saloon, Heated Jacuzzi
Tender # 1 5.99m Aluminium Coral Viewer  11.2 kW
Tender # 2 4.4m Fibreglass 11.2 Kw
Other Facilities Onboard Helipad
Hydraulic lifted snorkel and dive platform.