Our captain is Craig Neilson. In addition to holding a Master 4 ticket and MED 2 certificate, Craig is also a Dive Instructor. Craig has been a Skipper for 8 years, skippering vessels within the Great Barrier Reef, Europe, the French Riviera, Caribbean and the East Coast of the USA.
Larry Ryan is our relief skipper. Larry completed a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degree and holds a Master 4 ticket and MED 1 certificate. He has lived in the Port Douglas region since 1981 and began working as a commercial skipper in 1975. In fact, he was a skipper on the original HABA vessel "Aquanaut" in 1988 and has been diving since 1968.