Directory of Services -- Live-aboards
Port of Call
Owner/Operator
Telephone/Fax
Email/Web address
Destinations

Paradise Sport
Milne Bay
Mike Ball

p:61-77-213022   f:61-77-212152
mike.ball@t140.aone.net.au
www.mikeball.com

Milne Bay, Kavieng, Kavieng to Rabaul, Milne Bay to Lae
32-meter long catamaran, 16-knots cruising speed, 20 divers in 2 king-size suites, 6 standard and 2 economy doubles, 7-10 night trips, $250-425 per diver/day, Nitrox, E6 & video lab, video & slide presentations, complimentary reef ecology certificate course

Tiata
Alotau or Kavieng
Kevin Baldwin

p:675-300-9312   f:675-300-0314
www.diversionOZ.com

Milne Bay
East New Britain
New Hanover
20-meter long, lounges & dining salons, video & slide projectors, 240 & 120 volt charging tables., Five double staterooms with A/C for a max. of 10 guests, 11-night cruise (9+ dive days) from $3,400, Special charters to Trobriand Islands, South New Ireland and the Louisiade Archipelago.

FeBrina
Walindi
Alan Raabe
Peter Hughes Fleet

p:305-669-9391   f:305-669-9475
dancer@peterhughes.com
www.peterhughes.com/phngmn.htm
Walindi: 675-983-7441   f: 675-983-5638

Specializing in Kimbe Bay and Witu Islands diving
Others include: Fathers, Kavieng, Tufi and D'Entrecasteaux
Toll Free U.S: 888-WALINDI
40-meters long, newly refitted interior, laundry service, 16 divers, 3 queen-sized cabins with private facilities, 4 twin-sized cabins with hand basin and share facilities, 6-12 day excursions, $250-280 per person/night , A limited number of exploratory trips to Tufi, D'Etrecasteaux, and Arawe, E6 processing, camera table on back deck area.

Star Dancer
Walindi
Peter Hughes Fleet

p:305-669-9391   f:305-669-9475
dancer@peterhughes.com
www.peterhughes.com

Specializing in diving the Gazelle Peninsula (Rabaul)
Some Witus and Kimbe Bay trips
40-meters long, fresh daily towels, bathrobes, hair dryers, in-room wardrobes & daily personal laundry. , 16 divers, 3 king-sized, 3 queen-sized, and 2 twin-sized cabins, all with private facilities, 7-10 day trips, starts at $2,100, New Britain Island and may include the Witu Islands, Duke of York Islands, Rabaul and Cape Gloucester, Nitrox, E6 processing.
      
Directory of Services -- Live-aboards
Port of Call
Owner/Operator
Telephone/Fax
Email/Web address
Destinations

Chertan
Milne Bay
Rob Van der Loos

p: 675-641-1167   f:675-641-1291
www.diversionOZ.com

West New Britain, Daloloia Group, East Cape, Conflict group & the Dumoulin Islands
18-meters long, outfitted with local timber, 12 divers, 6 twin share A/C cabins, 11-day trips, $300 per diver/day, Only vessel capable of navigating the entire length of the Sepik River

Barbarian
Lae Harbor
Rodney Pearce

p:675-472-5692    f:675-472-2455
niuginidive@global.net.pg

South of Lae to Blackjack and s'Jacob wrecks, east of Lae to Finschhafen and Tami Island
13-meters long, steel-hull vessel with rosewood superstructure, Small personal diving for groups of up to 6 divers, Most affordable dive package at approx. $218 per diver/day, Special charters to Tami Island, home of the best PNG wood carvers.

M.V. Manta
Walindi
Frank Butler

p:675-983-7441   f:675-983-5638
Toll Free U.S: 888-WALINDI
c/o Max@Walindi.com

Northern Coast of New Britain from Walindi to Rabaul.
18-meters long, A/C, Small personal diving for groups of up to 6 divers, Suited for small charter of 2-6 divers in one shared cabin. , Extensive Rabaul experience, small specialized charters, inexpensive

Melaneasian Discoverer
Madang

p:310-785-0370   f:310-785-0314

Full length of Sepik River, diving includes Bagabag, Karkar Island, Trobriand and D'Enrecasteaux island groups
39-meters long, three decks, aluminum catamaran, cocktail bar w/piano, dinning room, observation lounge,, Up to 42 passengers (generally half are divers) in 22 cabins, 7 days/ 8 nights, 15 dive packages, $2,700 per person, 15 dive package, Zodiac tender to dive sites, designed for diving and non-diving couples

Golden Dawn
Coral Sea out of Port Moresby
Craig Dewitt

p: 675-325-6500   f:675-325-0302
www.diversionOZ.com

Specializes in Eastern Fields in Coral Sea. Also North Coast, Tufi, Trobriands, Goodenough and Portlock reefs (100 miles southwest of Port Moresby)