Local Dive Calendar

  • Free Guided Dives

    Free Guided Dives

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

    Regular Boat Dives

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

    Seadragon Dives

    Seadragons are an interesting creature which is unique to Australia and Abyss is lucky as we have easy access […]
  • PADI Dive Courses

    PADI Dive Courses

    Our range of PADI courses teach you new techniques and give you the tools to enhance your exploration.[…]

Enjoy Sydney Diving

Diving in Sydney

In Sydney, we are extremely lucky because the topography means we have many easily accessible scuba diving including great shore dives and boat dives.

On average, we have more than 50 different diving activities every month. See below for our range of PADI courses, free guided shore dives, boat dives, freedivers and more. 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 certification, no matter the diver certification agency (PADI, SSI, BSAC, ANDI, RAID, GUE), you can come diving with us.

Note: The Dive Sites schedule is a guide of where we are planning to go and are in no way guaranteed. If we can't go to the dive site due conditions, then the Divemaster/skipper will nominate the next best suitable spot. There is no refund if we do not make it to the planned dive sites. 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.

Free Pizza & Beer

After Sundays dive (3:00 pm - 5:00 pm) join us for Pizza and Beer and a chat about diving. A great social way to end the day.

Dive Schedule

If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive.

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.

  Dive Start Date Price  
Bare Island - Shore Dive Friday 24 Jan 2020 AU$ 0.00

  • Start Date: Fri 24 Jan 2020 at 10:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 0.00

This is a double dive and leaves the shop at 10am, so make sure you are here early enough to collect your gear. Bare Island is arguably Sydney's most popular dive site and is suitable for all levels of divers. With a range of dive sites, it is set to impress no matter what the conditions. Don't forget to join us Sundays for Free Pizza and beer at 3:00 pm -5:00 pm and a social get together. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive..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 the best option is an Uber to and from the site.

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Xanadoo - 30m Boat Saturday 25 Jan 2020 AU$ 120.00

  • Start Date: Sat 25 Jan 2020 at 08:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 120.00

Explore a unique wall and drop off a few kilometers off the headland, This spot offers lots of nooks and crannies to spot eastern blue devil fish, wobbegongs and more fish life. The second site will be Voodoo Wide. Note that this is not the shore dive site that we often visit. It is in the same area but this site is only accessible from a boat. The reef that extends from the famous arch runs quite far South and is mainly flat with large boulders on the edge and the sand line. The site ranges from 25-35m and has lots of colourful sponges. Expect to see lots of fish life including Yellowtail, Silversweep, Blue Groupers, Leatherjackets and Port Jackson Sharks. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive..Transport is not included for this dive, if you require a lift please early. If no lift can be provided the best option is an Uber to and from the site.

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Oak Park- Shore Dive Saturday 25 Jan 2020 AU$ 0.00

  • Start Date: Sat 25 Jan 2020 at 09:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 0.00

This is a double dive and leaves the shop at 9am with the location of the site at Jibbon Street Cronulla. Oak Park is a relatively shallow dive (max 11m) but the site is massive with a large range of marine life, from cuttlefish through to schools of Old Wives. Whether you are just starting out or an experienced diver, it is a great site for everyone. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive..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 the best option is an Uber to and from the site.

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Magic Point - Boat Saturday 25 Jan 2020 AU$ 120.00

  • Start Date: Sat 25 Jan 2020 at 12:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 120.00

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. Make sure you are at the boat ramp on time and ready to go in your scuba gear as the boat will leave right on time. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive..Transport is not included for this dive, if you require a lift please early. If no lift can be provided the best option is an Uber to and from the site.

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Magic Point - Boat Sunday 26 Jan 2020 AU$ 120.00

  • Start Date: Sun 26 Jan 2020 at 08:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 120.00

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. Make sure you are at the boat ramp on time and ready to go in your scuba gear as the boat will leave right on time. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive..

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Freedive Shore Sunday 26 Jan 2020 AU$ 10.00

  • Start Date: Sun 26 Jan 2020 at 08:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 10.00

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Oak Park- Shore Dive Sunday 26 Jan 2020 AU$ 0.00

  • Start Date: Sun 26 Jan 2020 at 09:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 0.00

This is a double dive and leaves the shop at 9am with the location of the site at Jibbon Street Cronulla. Oak Park is a relatively shallow dive (max 11m) but the site is massive with a large range of marine life, from cuttlefish through to schools of Old Wives. Whether you are just starting out or an experienced diver, it is a great site for everyone. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive.. 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 the best option is an Uber to and from the site. After the dives head back to the dive center for free pizza and beer. Rachael and Peter will be here to talk about the wreck of the collidge and divign in santo

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Magic Point - Boat Sunday 26 Jan 2020 AU$ 120.00

  • Start Date: Sun 26 Jan 2020 at 12:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 120.00

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. Make sure you are at the boat ramp on time and ready to go in your scuba gear as the boat will leave right on time. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive..Transport is not included for this dive, if you require a lift please early. If no lift can be provided the best option is an Uber to and from the site.

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Oak Park- Shore Dive Monday 27 Jan 2020 AU$ 0.00

  • Start Date: Mon 27 Jan 2020 at 09:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 0.00

Come and celebrate Australia Day with us on a double shore dive with a true blue Aussie BBQ. Where your most Aussie clothes for a fun filled Australia day long weekend. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive..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 the best option is an Uber to and from the site.

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Leap to Steps - Shore Dive Friday 31 Jan 2020 AU$ 0.00

  • Start Date: Fri 31 Jan 2020 at 10:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 0.00

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. If conditions make the planned site unsuitable, then another site will be selected for the dive..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 the best option is an Uber to and from the site.

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