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Confessions of a nervous newbie

   So your interest has been piqued, perhaps by some diving friends, and you’re ready to take the plunge (pun intended!) and learn to scuba dive. You book your course, your learning materials arrive and you begin to read about the amazing aquatic adventures on which you’re about to embark. Swimming with sharks, playing with … Continue reading »

Explorer / Why Abyss Scuba Diving

Recreational Rebreather Divemaster

New technology in recreational rebreathers  is rapidly changing how people dive, allowing divers to dive for longer and increase their interaction with the marine environment. The advances in rebreather technology has made rebreather diving a reality to all certification levels of divers. Recreational rebreathers are becoming popular in dive centres around the world, this means … Continue reading »

Dive Gear / From those who live in the Abyss

Sidemount Jamie

The history of Sidemount diving goes back to cave diving in the early 1960s. Around the mid 90s, Sidemount systems were becoming increasing more popular and commercial manufacturers began producing  Sidemount commercially. In 2010 Hollis bought Sidemounts to Australia. At that time Jamie Miller was trained by the world’s leading authority on Sidemount diving, Jeff … Continue reading »

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PADI Drysuit Course

Sydney truly does have some amazing diving. What a lot of people don’t realise is some of the best months to dive are July – September. This is when we get the westerly winds which flatten out a lot of the dive sites and the cool water brings some fantastic visibility! The obvious downside to … Continue reading »