Sydney Boat Dives

Boat Diving in Sydney

Boat diving allows access to unique and diverse habitats & environments that are impossible to experience any other way. As Sydney-based divers we are so lucky for what we can experience from a boat; from fur seal diving, Grey Nurse Sharks, close encounters with Whales and Dolphins, diving through ocean caves, swim throughs and loads … Continue reading

Dive Travel

Diving the Galapagos Islands

If there was ever one trip to rid you of your bucket list, then this was the one. Schooling Hammerheads, Whale Sharks, Blue Footed Boobies, Massive Galapagos Sharks, Hunting Orcas, Fur Seals, Sea Lions, Galapagos Penguins, Marine Iguanas, Yellow Fin Tuna, Mola Mola, Giant Trevally, HUGE schools of Jacks, Lava Tubes, Ancient volcanic craters. and … Continue reading

Dive Gear

Diver Propulsion Vehicles

Underwater Scooters or also known as Diver Propulsion Vehicles (DPV’s) allow you to explore those typically inaccessible places, let you stay down longer and are so bloody fun it is ridiculous.   Underwater Scooters are basically underwater scooters that assist the diver in moving through the water. There are various types and models of these … Continue reading

A Career in Diving

The PADI Instructor Exams

The PADI Instructor Exams can be a little bit stressful. To overcome this, simply follow these general guidelines outlined bellow. Make sure you do your PADI Instructor training within a PADI Career Development Centre.  PADI CDC’s are Instructor training facilities that dedicate themselves to career level development of PADI divers. Abyss Scuba Diving for example … Continue reading

A Career in Diving / Dive Travel / Sidemount Diving

First Side-Mount Instructor for the Maldives

Side-mount Diving is quickly taking it place in the ever-evolving scuba diving industry. Not just for technical diving but also for recreational diving, divers across the globe are adopting Side-mount to not only extend their dives but also to allow them to experience the streamlining and total customization you can achieve through using the side-mount … Continue reading

Just Awesome

Abyss Shake

The Abyss Shake is a new under antic that you can easily play on any dive. The aim of the Abyss Shake is video yourself dancing as long as you can behind a diver without them noticing. Basically all you need is a camera with video mode, and an easily distracted diver (aka the Target)… … Continue reading

Dive Travel

Snorkeling the Maldives

Snorkeling is one of the most magical experiences you can have. While snorkeling you are free to move through the water and explore the oceans with little effort and get up close and personal with some awesome critters. Snorkeling the Maldives is one of the best locations in the world. With the entire island chain … Continue reading