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3 Mar 2018
“Great 2 Days”
13 Apr 2017
“Such a fantastic day!”
Do you want a friendly and personable diving experience? You'll find it here. We have professional staff who care about your comfort. Enjoy the beauty of the Marlborough Sounds on our sturdy ex-commercial marine farming boat as you travel to your...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
7 Marina Drive | Rear Unit 2, Waikawa Marina, Waikawa, Picton 7220, New Zealand
+64 3-573 5939
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Stewart and Kate were awesome. They organised a last minute rescue course for my friend visiting from Australia. They were very friendly and professional, I even got to go along on the boat to be a victim needing multiple rescues. Our time with them was...More

Thank kymcollins
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I had the best day doing my discover scuba with Kate and Stu! Normally the discover scuba is 4 hours or so, but Kate and Stu let me come along on the boat all day while Kate juggled teaching me and helping three other divers...More

Thank eleanorlouiseryan
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I did my Open water PADI here and it was amazing. Kate and the crew knew the best places and how to create amazing times. Both open water trips were well planned out with hot soup, garlic bread, nuts and more waiting when we surfaced....More

1  Thank isaacmccomish
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Awesome diving with Mandy and the crew! Completed my Advanced Open water with these guys and it was a blast! The man in the kitchen, Stuart, made the best LBDs, soup and garlic bread just what you need after a dive. Will be heading back...More

1  Thank DionD218
Reviewed 18 October 2016

First of all Thanks to Stu and Doug who have been very knowledgeable, PATIENT and went through everything I needed to know in a professional manner. I haven't dive during one year and any anxiety I had was soon put to rest even under water!...More

1  Thank Alexandra_Mabille
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Went here to hire a scuba tank for diving, the staff were very friendly and helpful....almost bought a new one they were that good. They gave me tips where to go and were full of good advice. Thanks guys.

1  Thank dereck86
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I was diving with Stu at the Koi Wreck and the Feeding Point. Although the visibility wasn't the best, Stu turned it to a special dive with his warm nature. Gear was very good, everything highly professional.

Thank nicoles04
Reviewed 20 March 2016

2 Beautiful diving !!!! blue cods Feeding , escalopes dancing, scotland vessel !! Great compagny with instructors Stuart and Kate. Thanks !!

Thank Benoît B
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

I had a great time and i'll remember for a long Time this first dive!:-) Thank you both for this non booked session! Very nice tomato soup lovely prepared by stuart:-) we will try to expand this habbit in french diving centers:-) I'll send you...More

1  Thank Nono4424
Reviewed 5 March 2016

We could not have picked a better company to go on a snorkeling excursion for our last night on the south island. Stuart, our captain and owner of the company went above and beyond to ensure we had the best experiemce, from squeezing us into...More

1  Thank Gloworms
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Tokoa M
12 November 2016|
Response from BHETraveller16 |
Hi Tokoa. You sure can keep the cray fish you catch if it is the legal size and has a hard shell. Regards Stuart