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Currajong Shipwreck

Currajong Shipwreck

The TSS Currajong, is among one of the most the most intact shipwreck in NSW. She was a collier that sank when run down by the SS Wyreema in 1910.   t 2 pm on Tuesday 8 March 1910, the TSS Currajong left the Bellambi […]


What Is Padi Freediver Touch?

What Is Padi Freediver Touch?

Watch, listen, read, scroll, tap and interact while you learn to freedive with PADI Freediver Touch. It’s fun, it’s easy, it’s portable and it’s your entry to the underwater world as a Freediver. The PADI Freediver Touch tablet app is an interactive study tool that gives you the […]


What Is Bioluminescence?

What Is Bioluminescence?

Have you ever noticed flashes of light as you quickly moved your hand through the water on a night dive at Ship Rock? Or when sitting at the back of a dive boat, have you noticed the sparkly trail left behind in the water disturbed by the engine? […]


The Leap, Sydney’s Premier Shore Freediving Site

The Leap, Sydney’s Premier Shore Freediving Site

Depth: down to 21m Best Time to Dive: Incoming tide approaching high tide, seas must be flat. The Leap is a site well known to SCUBA divers but often neglected by the keen Freediver. Nestled in the beautiful Kamay National Park between Cape Solander and Sutherland Point is the […]


Freediving Questions Explained

Freediving Questions Explained

How is Freediving different from snorkelling? Snorkelling is the casual act of putting on a mask and snorkel and looking below while floating. Snorkelers may not have any training and spend most of the time on the surface. Skin diving takes snorkelling a step further […]