We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Beautiful Cruise

We had a wonderful three hours cruise on the river starting at the Royal Yacht Club and ending with... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
A great PNG snorkelling experience

MV Golden Dawn is renowned as a great dive boat; we are no divers but we had a wonderful and... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2016
Fun L
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Read all 7 reviews
All photos (5)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 Oct 2018
“Beautiful Cruise”
17 Jul 2016
“A great PNG snorkelling experience”
Papua New Guinea royal yacht club, Port Moresby 121, Papua New Guinea
+675 7688 0978
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Port Moresby
from USD 624.99
More Info
from USD 499.99
More Info
Reviews (7)
Filter reviews
7 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We had a wonderful three hours cruise on the river starting at the Royal Yacht Club and ending with lunch at the Club. The scenic beauty is unmatched and great and the water is crystal clear.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kashBombay
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

MV Golden Dawn is renowned as a great dive boat; we are no divers but we had a wonderful and relaxing experience cruising from Kavieng and circumnavigate New Hanover. The snorkelling and dive sites were amazing and it must be very exciting for the divers...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Fun L
Reviewed 9 February 2016

What a fabulous weekend we had aboard MV Golden Dawn for a trip to Eastern Fields. When we first boarded, my first impressions were very positive - everything about the boat was covered in a briefing, the staff were friendly, and the cabin was far...More

Date of experience: February 2016
3  Thank Lynette00
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

I've dived a number of times with Craig's Golden Dawn liveaboard. Last December I did my longest diving expedition with it. The boat is comfortable, spacious and fully equipped with all one may need for such adventures. Further, the staff went out of their way...More

2  Thank Davidlet
Reviewed 1 September 2014

The Golden Dawn provides expedition style dive (and kite surfing!) live-a-board dive adventures in the Coral Sea and around Papua New Guinea. Captain Craig de Wit has explored the PNG waters over the last few decades and is still hungry to explore more. He is...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank bouke w
Reviewed 15 June 2014

A group of work colleagues and I had a day trip to Fishermans Island recently for a work function on the Golden Dawn. The Golden Dawn is primarily a charter diving boat but I believe, as in our case, they will do charters for functions...More

Date of experience: December 2013
1  Thank MrAustralasia
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Do yourself a favour and book a charter on this beautiful boat!! Very comfortable, vvery good food, lovely staff who operate like a well oiled machine and a skipper who is very knowledgeable. Nothing is too much trouble!! A very special experience!!

Date of experience: August 2013
2  Thank Karen D
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Golden Dawn staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines