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Sunreef

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The Wharf 123 Parkyn Pde | The Wharf Mooloolaba, Mooloolaba, Queensland 4557, Australia
+61 7 5444 5656
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Sunreef Mooloolaba is the longest established dive centre in the region and the largest dive centre in South East Queensland. Sunreef Mooloolaba offers Australia’s first Swim with Humpback Whales experience, from July to October each year, as well as local reef dives, snorkelling trips and diving on the ex-HMAS Brisbane. A 5-Star PADI Training Centre, we offer accredited dive courses for all levels of divers and plan and guide international dive trips and travel as well as dive equipment sales and servicing.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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The Wharf 123 Parkyn Pde | The Wharf Mooloolaba, Mooloolaba, Queensland 4557, Australia
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"whale swim"
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"hmas brisbane"
in 31 reviews
"amazing morning"
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"great dive"
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"breaching whales"
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"wild animals"
in 4 reviews
"these guys"
in 11 reviews
"diving experience"
in 5 reviews
"staff were so friendly"
in 3 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
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"wreck dive"
in 8 reviews
"an incredible experience"
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"surface interval"
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"sunshine coast"
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"between dives"
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"whale watching"
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"bucket list"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We elected to swim with the whales. Most got an amazing glimpse of Mother whale & calf but many didn't see anything because they come & go within seconds, of mask gets fogged up or you're looking under water when should have looked above...or vice...More

Thank bearsplace
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The swim with whales tour was amazing. We first saw a calf and mother and they swam right underneath the group, it was definitely a bucket list item checked off. Then we saw another whale right beside the boat. The crew was great in that...More

Thank Elizabethpchow
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I went on the swim with humpback whales experience on 14th of July, along with nineteen other guests. The group was split up into two groups and the process is that one group gets to be in the water with the whales at a time....More

Thank Huffinator
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing experience on the whale swim! The crew did a great job putting us in position safely to get as many chances as possible for the whales to come and check us out. Big up to Matt and Cameron for the great...More

Thank Nicolas R
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

Hired out a small tinnie and cruised around the harbour. Easy to operate and the team at Sunreef were helpful and friendly. Easy boating without needing a boat licence and price was good too - well done!

1  Thank Angela M
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I have dived several times with Sunreer Diving . Each time I am reminded that Sunreef is practising a world standard Marquis Dive shop. From the moment I walked in the door I was greeted by all the staff as they went about their busy...More

Thank DE4564
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Yesterday we did the 2 dives on the shipwreck with our very friendly and nice instructor Beck. She was so lovely and very understanding in what we would like to see and all the stuff. She helped us with everything, underwater but also on the...More

Thank ronboogaard
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

We spent a weekend diving with Sunreef at the HMAS Brisbane Wreck, and it was incredible! Our guides were fabulous and tailored the dives to what we wanted to see and the pace we wanted to go at. The staff on both days were very...More

1  Thank Siobhan G
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend these guys. Perfect blend of briefing/guidance and flexibility for more experienced divers like ourselves. HMAS Brisbane a must do for divers visiting the area!

Thank Michelle M
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Myself and my partner came diving with Sunreef yesterday. The crew were organised and professional yet chilled and didnt rush you like other dive companies Ive been with. The boat was great with nice snacks and the briefing was really thorough. Dan, our guide was...More

Thank victoria H
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17 July 2017|
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Response from SunreefMooloolaba | Property representative |
Hi Geoff, Thanks for your question - so far we are having a fantastic season with some great encounters. The season peak is mid-August to mid to late-September, but we are already seeing lots of whale calves. Give the crew... More
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Megathyy
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Response from SunreefMooloolaba | Property representative |
Hi, We run our scuba diving trips to the EX-HMAS Brisbane all year round! During the cooler months including June we experience some amazing visibility which makes this a magical time of year to dive! We also run our dive... More
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