Minke Whales & GBR Photo Workshop (New Dates Released)

Join us for an exciting expedition photographing Minkes whales on the Great Barrier reef. These curious whales can be up to 8 metres in length and weight almost 6 tonnes yet they are among the smallest of the baleen whales.

Dates & Rates

10th – 16th June –  2021 (6 Nights) – FULLY BOOKED

22nd – 25th June –  2021 (3Days/3 Nights) – (Limited Spaces)


AUD $750 (This is non-refundable)

Cost for the week of diving and attending the photographic workshops is $3,260

Note: All costs are in Australian Dollars (AUD)


Maximum of 6 people to maximize your time and one on one consultation

What’s Included:

  • Meals, tea, coffee and soft drinks
  • 4 nights aboard vessel (2 nights Hotel before and after tour – twin share)
  • 4 days snorkeling/diving with Minke Whales on Great barrier Reef
  • Photographic/ Video tuition with Scott Portelli (Daily workshop schedule to be announced)
  • Up to 16 in-water snorkel or scuba dive sessions
  • Snorkel equipment, including wetsuits
  • Prescription masks (deposit required)
  • Transfers from Cairns city accommodation and airport
  • All reef tax and levies

Not included:

  • Flights
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Additional activities on rest day
  • You must have your own underwater camera/housing


Day 1 Arrival, airport transfer to hotel
Day 2 Board Vessel – Snorkel with Minke whales
Day 3 Snorkel with Minke whales
Day 4 Snorkel with Minke whales
Day 5 Snorkel with Minke whales
Day 6 Depart vessel – transfer to Hotel
 Day 7 Hotel transfer to Airport

Important information

Please review our Terms & Conditions and Cancellation policy: http://www.scottportelli.com/terms-conditions-cancellation-policy/

For more information contact us through the website or directly via email at scott@scottportelli.com or +61 (0)402124453