How Much Does It Cost to Learn to Dive?
When it comes to scuba diving courses, you get what you pay for. In Sydney, the cost of learning how to dive can range from an affordable $199 all the way up to a steep $1,500. […]
Shiprock Aquatic Reserve
Sydney has lots of great shore dives with Shiprock at Lilli Pilli being one of them. This site is very different to most of the other sites as it is in the port hacking river so is always flat, it has an […]
Wanting to get into the Christmas spirit but you have left your shopping to the last minute! Don’t make that mistake with your diving needs. Book on for our Christmas dive on the 19th December at Oak Park nice and early. We will […]
Have you been pondering what to get your younger relatives for Christmas this year? Instead of buying the toys off the shelf to keep them preoccupied for a few hours, try giving them something that could bring them years of fun. Come to […]
Why Should Divers Own There Own Dive Mask?
A dive mask is the most important pierce of scuba gear because it lets you explore with your eyes and at the same time. You want a good quality mask that fits you well in order to […]
Jordan Lewis is the original water baby, growing up in Newcastle and holidaying regularly in Port Stephens and NSW’s north coast before moving to Sydney. Snorkelling, swimming, exploring rock pools - anything involving water was his happy place. His first dive was as […]
Jervis Bay Dive Trip
Only a couple of hours’ drive South of the Abyss shop brings you one of our beloved weekend dive trip destinations: Jervis Bay. Jervis Bay is home to a number of dive sites suitable to a wide range of divers, as […]
Nelson Bay Dive Trip
If you love sharks, wrecks, want to dive outside of Sydney, but don’t want to drive too far, Nelson Bay is the weekend dive destination for you! Nelson Bay is 2.5hrs North of Sydney, making it a very doable weekend trip. […]
Can You Scuba Dive If You Can’t Swim?
You might think that non-swimmers would not consider scuba diving as an option. You’re in the water, surrounded by water, and you can’t swim. Is that a good idea?
Well, the fact is that scuba divers don’t […]
Scuba Diving Is A Very Social Activity
When divers go diving it can be an activity that takes most of the day. Some Divers turn up not knowing anyone and others turn up with mates/buddies they know. Many divers show up at the Abyss dive centre an […]
OaK Park Cronulla
Oak Park was one of the first shore dives that I ever dived, and I must say is one of my favourites. While diving this site you are sure to see a few beautiful friendly big blue gropers, the schools of old wives […]
Dragon's Lair | The home of the weedy sea dragon
Come in the shop and grab your gear for a day out diving.
Wander on in and be greeted by our smiling staff; grab your tanks, then head down to the boat ramp and start […]
Dive & Dine
There’s no better way to kick off the weekend than to jump on our Friday afternoon Dine & Dive single boat dive. Kerryn Blanch, one of our customers on the first Dive & Dine boat commented: “What a perfect way to finish […]
Exploring the Magic Below: Scuba Diving Magic Point
Are you ready to embark on an underwater adventure like no other? Magic Point, located off the coast of Sydney, is home to four incredible shark species and a plethora of other marine life. Dive into a […]
A Scuba Boat For The Lazy Diver!
Shore diving is great, it is free and can be done anytime. But if you find carrying your gear to the site up and down hills hard, or the exits of a shore dive challenging or even the […]
Scuba Boat Custom Built For Sydney Divers
It is always interesting listening to people after they have been on a dive boat to see what they thought about it. The actual underwater experience always comes up in the discussion but as well as what marine […]
Marcus learnt to dive in school as part of an ocean studies subject in 1993 and progressed to Advanced Open Water that year. After many years away from diving, he rediscovered his passion for the ocean and diving in 2014 while holidaying on a tropical […]
Atomic T25 Reculator
If you want the best looking and best breathing regulator on the market that is also a limited edition then the Atomic T25 is for you. It is beautiful above and below the water and with very limited numbers you will need to get […]
Do You Find It Hard To Get Your Wetsuit On?
Don't worry, you're not alone! Many people find it challenging to put on a wetsuit, especially if they haven't done so in a while. But with the right technique and tips, you can get your […]
Teaching Your Child How To Dive
Throughout my time as an Instructor, I have taught a few kids to dive, but I have to say that the standout for me was teaching my own daughter Hannah to dive for her 11th birthday. While kids from […]