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  • Boat Dives

    Boat Dives

    Sydney offers some great boat diving and the Abyss boat gives easy access to all of these sites. […]
  • Shore Dives

    Shore Dives

    Sydney's shore diving is second to none. Come on one of our free guided shore dives and let us amaze you […]
  • Weekend Trips

    Weekend Trips

    Treat your self to a weekend away and enjoy some of the great dive destinations with New South Wales. […]
  • Dive Holidays

    Dive Holidays

    Let us help you organise your diving holiday. Abyss is the dive travel expert, offering both group and individual […]

Sydney is unequaled by any major city in which to scuba dive

A recent study revealed that Sydney has more marine species than any other harbour in the world. Some 600 marine animals have already been identified, and we can be sure that there are more to be found. One of the great attractions of diving around Sydney is its abundant sea life. Along with the diverse marine life found around Sydney, the coastline around Sydney is such that there is a great dive site around every corner.


Located central to Sydney's best scuba diving, Abyss Scuba Diving is Sydney's leading PADI 5-star dive shop. Abyss offers boat dives, free guided shore dives along with dive trips both around New South Wales.


On average, Abyss has more than fifty different scuba diving activities every month. There is no need for you to have a buddy because our divemasters can organise a dive buddy for you. As long as you have proof of scuba certification, no matter the diver certification agency (PADI, SSI, BSAC, ANDI, RAID, GUE), you can come scuba dive with us.

Note:  Transport is not included for this dive, if you require a lift please be here no later than 45 minutes before start time. If no lift can be provided with the best option is an Uber to and from the site.

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  Start Date Course Type   Price    
03 Oct 2021 Enriched Air Diver AU$ 399.00

2 EAN Dives
Sun 03 Oct 2021
08:00 AM
06 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate

Everyone over the age of 16 is required to be Double Vaccinated

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10 Oct 2021 Peak Performance Buoyancy AU$ 199.00

Lecture 1
Sun 10 Oct 2021
09:00 AM
60 minutes
Ramsgate
2 Ocean Dives
Sun 10 Oct 2021
10:30 PM
Ramsgate

, Everyone over the age of 16 is required to be Double Vaccinated

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21 Oct 2021 Advanced Openwater Diver AU$ 449.00

elearning
Fri 24 Sep 2021
09:21 PM
PPB
Thu 21 Oct 2021
12:00 AM
Navigation
Thu 21 Oct 2021
12:00 AM
Naturalist
Thu 21 Oct 2021
08:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Boat
Fri 22 Oct 2021
12:00 AM
Deep
Fri 22 Oct 2021
08:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes

Our PADI Adventures in Diving program includes Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Deep Diver, Boat Diver and Underwater Naturalist. This will significantly improve your skills and increase your diving options. During the in-water training, you will undertake 2 boat dives (Boat Diver & Deep Diver at Magic Point with the sharks) a Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy and an Underwater Naturalist dive. Transport is not included for this course, Everyone over the age of 16 is required to be Double Vaccinated

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23 Oct 2021 Advanced Openwater Diver AU$ 449.00

elearning
Fri 24 Sep 2021
09:21 PM
PPB
Sat 23 Oct 2021
12:00 AM
Navigation
Sat 23 Oct 2021
12:00 AM
Naturalist
Sat 23 Oct 2021
08:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Boat
Sun 24 Oct 2021
12:00 AM
Deep
Sun 24 Oct 2021
08:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes

Our PADI Adventures in Diving program includes Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Deep Diver, Boat Diver and Underwater Naturalist. This will significantly improve your skills and increase your diving options. During the in-water training, you will undertake 2 boat dives (Boat Diver & Deep Diver at Magic Point with the sharks) a Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy and an Underwater Naturalist dive. Transport is not included for this course, Everyone over the age of 16 is required to be Double Vaccinated

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23 Oct 2021 Rescue Diver AU$ 475.00

Open Water Day 1
Sat 23 Oct 2021
08:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Open Water Day 2
Sun 24 Oct 2021
08:00 AM
08 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate

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30 Oct 2021 Advanced Openwater Diver AU$ 449.00

elearning
Fri 24 Sep 2021
09:21 PM
PPB
Sat 30 Oct 2021
12:00 AM
Navigation
Sat 30 Oct 2021
12:00 AM
Naturalist
Sat 30 Oct 2021
08:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Boat
Sun 31 Oct 2021
12:00 AM
Deep
Sun 31 Oct 2021
08:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes

Our PADI Adventures in Diving program includes Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Deep Diver, Boat Diver and Underwater Naturalist. This will significantly improve your skills and increase your diving options. During the in-water training, you will undertake 2 boat dives (Boat Diver & Deep Diver at Magic Point with the sharks) a Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy and an Underwater Naturalist dive. Transport is not included for this course, Everyone over the age of 16 is required to be Double Vaccinated

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06 Nov 2021 Advanced Openwater Diver AU$ 449.00

elearning
Fri 24 Sep 2021
09:21 PM
PPB
Sat 06 Nov 2021
12:00 AM
Navigation
Sat 06 Nov 2021
12:00 AM
Naturalist
Sat 06 Nov 2021
08:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Boat
Sun 07 Nov 2021
12:00 AM
Deep
Sun 07 Nov 2021
08:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes

Our PADI Adventures in Diving program includes Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Deep Diver, Boat Diver and Underwater Naturalist. This will significantly improve your skills and increase your diving options. During the in-water training, you will undertake 2 boat dives (Boat Diver & Deep Diver at Magic Point with the sharks) a Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy and an Underwater Naturalist dive. Transport is not included for this course, Everyone over the age of 16 is required to be Double Vaccinated

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06 Nov 2021 Deep Diver AU$ 475.92

Dive 2
Sat 06 Nov 2021
12:00 AM
Theory
Sat 06 Nov 2021
09:30 AM
90 minutes
Ramsgate
Dive 1
Sat 06 Nov 2021
11:30 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Dive 4
Sun 07 Nov 2021
12:00 AM
Dive 3
Sun 07 Nov 2021
11:30 AM
02 hours 00 minutes

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13 Nov 2021 Advanced Openwater Diver AU$ 449.00

elearning
Fri 24 Sep 2021
09:21 PM
PPB
Sat 13 Nov 2021
12:00 AM
Navigation
Sat 13 Nov 2021
12:00 AM
Naturalist
Sat 13 Nov 2021
08:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes
Ramsgate
Boat
Sun 14 Nov 2021
12:00 AM
Deep
Sun 14 Nov 2021
08:00 AM
02 hours 00 minutes

Our PADI Adventures in Diving program includes Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Deep Diver, Boat Diver and Underwater Naturalist. This will significantly improve your skills and increase your diving options. During the in-water training, you will undertake 2 boat dives (Boat Diver & Deep Diver at Magic Point with the sharks) a Navigation, Peak Performance Buoyancy and an Underwater Naturalist dive. Transport is not included for this course, Everyone over the age of 16 is required to be Double Vaccinated

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13 Nov 2021 Wreck Diver AU$ 475.92

Dive 1
Sat 13 Nov 2021
12:00 AM
Terrigal
Dive 2
Sat 13 Nov 2021
12:00 AM
Terrigal
Dive 3
Sun 14 Nov 2021
12:00 AM
Terrigal
Dive 4
Sun 14 Nov 2021
12:00 AM
Terrigal

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  Dive Start Date  
Barrons Hut - 30m Boat Saturday 23 Oct 2021

Barrens hutt is located in the Cronulla area in south Sydney a few hundred meters off the royal national park. The top of the reef is in the 12-16m mark, but as you drop over the wall to the 28m mark that is where the site comes alive. There is a lot of beautiful soft sponges at this site and plenty of colour. You will see yellow tail, groupers, nudibranch, weedy sea dragons and cuttlefish. One of the exciting things about this dive site a nice little cave swim though, so bring your torches and camera to get some excellent photos. The boat will Depart at the scheduled time from Sans souci public Fishing wharf off River side drive. This location is easy to get to by public transport or you can drive yourself.

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Magic Point - Boat Sunday 24 Oct 2021

This double boat dive is sure to inspire as you swim amongst the boulders, look out for the cave in the chance to spot the ever elusive Grey Nurse Shark. Join a school of yellow tails and maintain your buoyancy so you dont accidently surprise any wobbegongs. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive.The boat will Depart at the scheduled time from Sans souci public Fishing wharf off River side drive. This location is easy to get to by public transport or you can drive yourself. Please be at Abyss Scuba Diving one hore prior to departure tiem to collect any gear you need Do not forget to join us after the dive at the shop for our Beer and Pizza session from 3pm to 5pm

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Ship Rock & Oak Park - Shore Dive Sunday 24 Oct 2021

Located on Ship Rock Road, it wont take long to see how this site got its name. The only way to dive it, is high tide. Dropping over the wall, takes you into another world, full of pineapple fish, angler fish, decorator crabs (if you can spot them), cuttlefish and much more. Please be at abyss at 7:15am to collect gear and head to the site, leave Abyss at 7:30, it must be done on high tide so we need to be in the water at 8:15am. 8:30 HT

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Osborne Shoals - boat Dive Sunday 24 Oct 2021

Located straight off Cronulla beach in south sydney. As you descend you can see the white sand on one side and the reef on the other. You can expect to see both macro and the usual cool Sydney marine life at this site. The friendly blue grouper, red morwong, cuttlefish, mado, stripey, common bullseye, crimson-banded wrasse, maori wrasse, silver sweep, sergeant baker and more. This site will leave you in a Marine wonderland. The boat will Depart at the scheduled time from Sans souci public Fishing wharf off River side drive. This location is easy to get to by public transport or you can drive yourself.

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Sutherland Point - Shore Dive Friday 29 Oct 2021

This is a double dive and leaves the shop at 10am with the location of the site is in the Captain Cook National Park at Kurnell. Sutherland Point is a prime site for seeing Weedy Sea Dragon, and is an extremely interesting site which always shows up something new. it is an easy walk to the entry point with toilet facilities at the site. There as a nat park entry fee. Be at the store at more than 30 mins before to collect your gear and meet your dive masters before driving yourself to the site.

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Magic Point - Boat Saturday 30 Oct 2021

This double boat dive is sure to inspire as you swim amongst the boulders, look out for the cave in the chance to spot the ever elusive Grey Nurse Shark. Join a school of yellow tails and maintain your buoyancy so you dont accidently surprise any wobbegongs. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive.The boat will Depart at the scheduled time from Sans souci public Fishing wharf off River side drive. This location is easy to get to by public transport or you can drive yourself. Please be at Abyss Scuba Diving one hore prior to departure tiem to collect any gear you need Do not forget to join us after the dive at the shop for our Beer and Pizza session from 3pm to 5pm

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Sea Dragon Dive Saturday 30 Oct 2021

Test your eye site as we head out to spot the ever elusive Weedy Sea dragon.The day will start at 9am with a presentation on Weedies in the classroom before heading out to see the real deal (During COVID, the presentation will be sent out via email to participants).

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Leap to Steps - Shore Dive Saturday 30 Oct 2021

This site is one of our favourites and is usually conducted as a drift dive with the incoming tide. Step off the rocks into the big blue and let your self be taken along the wall, looking for weedy seadragons, rays and Pj’s. Its always good to get to the site early to get set up and then park your car at the exit point. The second dive will be held at The Steps. Be at the store at more than 30 mins before to collect your gear and meet your dive masters before driving yourself to the site.

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Henry Head - Boat Dive Saturday 30 Oct 2021

A site filled with all the colours of the rainbow, come and explore the seascape in the search for sea horses and red Indian fish. A beautiful dive site you will not want to miss. max depth 21m with most of the site around 15m everyone is welcome. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive.The boat will Depart at the scheduled time from Sans souci public Fishing wharf off River side drive. This location is easy to get to by public transport or you can drive yourself. Please be at Abyss Scuba Diving one hore prior to departure tiem to collect any gear you need

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Magic Point - Boat Sunday 31 Oct 2021

This double boat dive is sure to inspire as you swim amongst the boulders, look out for the cave in the chance to spot the ever elusive Grey Nurse Shark. Join a school of yellow tails and maintain your buoyancy so you dont accidently surprise any wobbegongs. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive.The boat will Depart at the scheduled time from Sans souci public Fishing wharf off River side drive. This location is easy to get to by public transport or you can drive yourself. Please be at Abyss Scuba Diving one hore prior to departure tiem to collect any gear you need

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