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. 

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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 do not have your own transport then, because of social distancing the best option is an Uber to and from the site.

  Dive Start Date Price  
Martin Island - Seals Friday 05 Jun 2020 AU$ 120.00

  • Start Date: Fri 05 Jun 2020 at 09:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 120.00

Arrive at Abyss dive centrein Sydney no later than 2 hours before departure to collecting your gear. Jump in your car and head straight to Port Kembla, no time for food stop offs, you will get a light snack on board. The boat will Depart at the scheduled time, from Foreshore road, Port Kembla. Get ready for some fun and don't forget your camera. Note: transport to Port Kembla is not included in this trip and is your responsibility to organize.

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Oak Park- Shore Dive Friday 05 Jun 2020 AU$ 0.00

  • Start Date: Fri 05 Jun 2020 at 10:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 0.00

This is a double dive and leaves the shop at 10am 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.

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Martin Island - Seals Saturday 06 Jun 2020 AU$ 120.00

  • Start Date: Sat 06 Jun 2020 at 09:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 120.00

Arrive at Abyss dive centrein Sydney no later than 2 hours before departure to collecting your gear. Jump in your car and head straight to Port Kembla, no time for food stop offs, you will get a light snack on board. The boat will Depart at the scheduled time, from Foreshore road, Port Kembla. Get ready for some fun and don't forget your camera. Note: transport to Port Kembla is not included in this trip and is your responsibility to organize.

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Oak Park- Shore Dive Saturday 06 Jun 2020 AU$ 0.00

  • Start Date: Sat 06 Jun 2020 at 10:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 0.00

This is a double dive and leaves the shop at 10am 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.

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Martin Island - Seals Sunday 07 Jun 2020 AU$ 120.00

  • Start Date: Sun 07 Jun 2020 at 09:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 120.00

Arrive at Abyss dive centrein Sydney no later than 2 hours before departure to collecting your gear. Jump in your car and head straight to Port Kembla, no time for food stop offs, you will get a light snack on board. The boat will Depart at the scheduled time, from Foreshore road, Port Kembla. Get ready for some fun and don't forget your camera. Note: transport to Port Kembla is not included in this trip and is your responsibility to organize.

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Shell Harbour - Shore Dive Sunday 07 Jun 2020 AU$ 0.00

  • Start Date: Sun 07 Jun 2020 at 09:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 0.00

This will be a great dive with a heap of marine life, schools of fish and maybe even the odd grey nurse shark. Shell harbour is an hour drive south of the dive centre. So for this dive we leave Abyss at 9am (please be here at 8.30am to collect gear) do the 2 dives and generally get back around 5pm. 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.

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Martin Island - Seals Sunday 07 Jun 2020 AU$ 120.00

  • Start Date: Sun 07 Jun 2020 at 12:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 120.00

Arrive at Abyss dive centrein Sydney no later than 2 hours before departure to collecting your gear. Jump in your car and head straight to Port Kembla, no time for food stop offs, you will get a light snack on board. The boat will Depart at the scheduled time, from Foreshore road, Port Kembla. Get ready for some fun and don't forget your camera. Note: transport to Port Kembla is not included in this trip and is your responsibility to organize.

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Martin Island - Seals Monday 08 Jun 2020 AU$ 120.00

  • Start Date: Mon 08 Jun 2020 at 09:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 120.00

Arrive at Abyss dive centrein Sydney no later than 2 hours before departure to collecting your gear. Jump in your car and head straight to Port Kembla, no time for food stop offs, you will get a light snack on board. The boat will Depart at the scheduled time, from Foreshore road, Port Kembla. Get ready for some fun and don't forget your camera. Note: transport to Port Kembla is not included in this trip and is your responsibility to organize.

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Martin Island - Seals Friday 12 Jun 2020 AU$ 120.00

  • Start Date: Fri 12 Jun 2020 at 09:00
  • Our Price: AU$ 120.00

Arrive at Abyss dive centrein Sydney no later than 2 hours before departure to collecting your gear. Jump in your car and head straight to Port Kembla, no time for food stop offs, you will get a light snack on board. The boat will Depart at the scheduled time, from Foreshore road, Port Kembla. Get ready for some fun and don't forget your camera. Note: transport to Port Kembla is not included in this trip and is your responsibility to organize.

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Leap to Steps - Shore Dive Friday 12 Jun 2020 AU$ 0.00

  • Start Date: Fri 12 Jun 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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