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Yukon Dive

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Tutukaka Marina | Marina Road, Tutukaka 0153, New Zealand
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A wonderful dive with Yukon!

Myself and a group of friends went out on a day trip with Yukon over the Waitangi weekend and it... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2015
Mimi Y
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
epic day out

had an amazing day out with yukon dive. Noel and jo are lovely people, pleasant to deal with. the... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2015
anthonybuddle
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Yukon Dive is proudly 100% Kiwi owned and operated by husband and wife team Noel and Jo. We are experienced qualified dive Instructors who are extremely passionate about our environment and it's future and we pride ourselves in offering a professional, friendly and personal service. Our mission is to share our passion for the underwater world of the Poor Knights, with a focus on friendship, a spirit of adventure and a commitment to safety, the environment and our community. Enjoy the ultimate Poor Knights experience with a small group. Teeming with life, the unique marine environment of of the Poor Knights Marine Reserve provides exceptional scenery above and below the water. Whether you are an experienced diver or just beginning, snorkeling or sightseeing, we will both do our best to make sure that your experience at the Poor Knights is one to remember and tell all your friends about!
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Tutukaka Marina | Marina Road, Tutukaka 0153, New Zealand
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Reviewed 9 February 2015

Myself and a group of friends went out on a day trip with Yukon over the Waitangi weekend and it was just superb! We did a day trip with skipper Glen and divemasters Rachel and Marcel, which included two dives and gear hire. It was...More

Thank Mimi Y
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Reviewed 28 January 2015

had an amazing day out with yukon dive. Noel and jo are lovely people, pleasant to deal with. the crew were friendly and knowledgeable. would highly recommend to anyone visiting tutukaka. the poor knights have some of the best diving ive ever seen. Thanks guys!!!

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Reviewed 28 January 2015

We had a great day snorkelling with Yukon Dive to the Poor Knights Islands. We had two really long snorkels and saw tonnes of fish each time. The trip was mixed between divers and snorkelers, but this did not cause a problem, we were well...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2015

When the Mrs told me that she had booked for me to do some dives out at Poor Knights, and that she and our three children, 7, 5 & 2, were joining us I was a little skeptical. Children on a dive boat for the...More

Thank drucipher
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Reviewed 5 January 2015

We had a fantastic dive with Yukon dive staff during our stay in New Zealand. We enjoyed the small-sized group of people, the autonomy we were given, the quality of the equipment and the safety provided during the day.

Thank MrGrieves09
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Reviewed 24 December 2014

Excellent couple of days diving with Yukon! Jo was quick to respond to our enquiry via the website and very friendly and helpful. Skippers Noël and Glenn did a cracking job picking the best sites for the conditions and giving a full and detailed description...More

Thank ScubaFi
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Reviewed 20 December 2014

I can NOT remember the last time I have been this DISAPPOINTED with anything. And I have been through a lot of bad stuff during my 9 month travelling in Asia. This is OVER-PRICED in terms of NO LUNCH INCLUDED, NO SERVICE and NO DIVEMASTER...More

6  Thank Libseth
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Reviewed 19 December 2014

A+ - Yukon Dive Charters is easily one of the best operators I have had the pleasure of experiencing in my many trips around the world - who knew you didn't have to go far from home! Absolute professionally with a wicked sense of humor...More

Thank jadk001
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Reviewed 1 July 2014

Whether you are an experienced tech diver, a snorkler or novice open water diver Noel and Jo really look after you. Thats the benefit of a smaller vessel with a dedicated husband and wife team who know the Poor Knights and ensure that you have...More

Thank BCL4
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Reviewed 24 May 2014

Do you want to feel like you are on a "cattleboat' jammed in with other divers.? Or Just a number and a revenue stream for the boat owner? Then DO NOT dive with these folks. This is a dive operator who genuinely cares if you...More

Thank Tony F
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