Scuba diviing takes snorkelling and free diving to a whole new level and there is soem great scuba diving Australia. Submerge yourself under the beautiful cobalt waters of Australia and explore an aquatic world where you will be truly astounded. Don your fins, wetsuit and oxygen and you can dive to extreme depths of the ocean, interacting with all kinds of tropical marine life that you can literally reach out and touch. With an oxygen pack and a mask, it’ll be no time at all before you are racing across the ocean floor seeking out the marine wildlife that you’ve previously only experienced on the screen.
Visit South Australia or the Great Barrier Reef, home to the prolific Blue Devilfish and stunning arrays of fauna and underwater flora. Many scuba diving companies offer professional training in the art of scuba diving as well as escorted trips out and meetings for regular divers. Heron Island, off Gladstone in Queensland, is famous for it’s aqua waters, white sands and scuba diving activities.
If you prefer to ease yourself into the world of scuba, try visiting Crayfish Point in Tasmania where the water reaches just six metres deep but with octopus, cowfish, weedy sea dragons and, of course, crayfish for your viewing pleasure, you can be sure that you’ll never tire of this fascinating and adventurous sport. Scuba diving operators will help you with all of your scuba needs from air fills to boat dives with fully qualified instructors.
Cairns Diving Centre
Cairns Diving on liveaboard trips to the Outer Great Barrier Reef. Our day trip vessel the MV Sun-kist is licensed to carry 48 passengers in comfort and offers a fast 90 minute transfer to the Outer Barrier Reef. For extra comfort Cairns Dive Centre limits the combined diving and snorkelling passenger numbers to a maximum of 20 for our day trip to the Outer Great Barrier Reef.
Down Under Cruise and Dive
Snorkel or dive on the Outer Great Barrier Reef with Down Under Cruise & Dive. Fast, comfortable vessel depart Cairns to two different reef sites daily. Also available are semi-submersible coral viewing tours and scenic helicopter flights. Learn to dive on the Great Barrier Reef through our PADI Open Water courses.
Franklin Island Cruise and Dive
Frankland Islands Cruise & Dive take a maximum of 100 people to the stunning part coral cay/part continental Normanby Island. A very personalised and intimate day. Normanby Island is National Park and totally uninhabited and undeveloped, and Frankaland Island Cruise and dive are lucky enough to be the only commercial operator licensed to visit. Frankland Island Cruise & Dive is the only Reef Day Tour that includes a River Cruise, Reef... more
Poseidon Outer reef
Poseidon has operated out of Port Douglas for the last 20 years. Our ultra modern 24metre catamaran departs daily at 8.30am and returns at 4.30pm. We cater to introductory divers and certified divers, who can enjoy up to three guided dives, on the spectacular Agincourt Reef.
The best way to experience the Great Barrier Reef in all it’s natural beauty is on a day trip on-board the evolutionary T5. Super slick T5 is TUSA Dive’s latest custom built reef craft and is designed with ultimate comfort in mind for day cruising, diving, and snorkelling. TUSA Dive is still operated by the original owners, who pioneered dedicated day dive tours in the region more than 20 years ago. So join the all new T5 and experience.