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22 Whitaker Road, Warkworth, Auckland 0910, New Zealand
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

I loved my trip to the Solomon Islands. I hadn’t done too many wrecks beforehand but the Solomon's are full of WWII wrecks. There was one challenging drive where the wreck was quite deep for me (started around 36m) and there was a strong current....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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NZ D, Owner at New Zealand Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2018

Hi Aj Thank you for the review. Delighted you had a good trip and look forward to diving with you again. regards Neil

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Neil and his crew were fantastic!! They took me out to goat island and the reserve. We saw penguins and an octopus, caught some cray fish, and swam with schools of fish. What put this over the top for me was when I was given...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Wow! Seriously, this was one of the greatest things I have ever done! Absolutely fell in love with the underwater world thanks to the great professionalism of Neil and Phil. Not only the course was taught at a high level but also everything around it...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We must say we have made an absolutely right choice for learning something new before the end of 2017, and we are so happy that we did it! We did it so well because of their excellent and experienced instructors Neil and Phil, 4days course...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We are definitely beginner divers, and needed more handling then most. Neil and Sophie never got frustrated, and kept us comfortable. The dives were great, as the visibility was good, and our guides pointed out things that we would have missed or would have not...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

I was in New Zealand for a few months on a work assignment and in my quest for a dive adventure I discovered Neil and his shop while visiting Warkworth. A few weeks later I signed up for a weekend adventure in June on the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 6 December 2016

Traveled to Aotearoa-New Zealand for the PRIDoC conference but went early to dive with New Zealand Divers out of Warkworth, and to visit friends in Ohakune. No matter where I dive, I have no expectations and keep the plan simple: just go get wet! I'm...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 2 December 2016

I just completed my SDI open water course with NZ Diving. Neil helps you build confidence. He has a calm demeanour paired with incredible skills and knowledge. Recently we completed 2 dives at little barrier island. We had a special opportunity to get close to...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 24 November 2016

There are moments in life you will never forget. This was definitely one of them. During the second day of my open water training, Neil, the manager, took us to this beautiful and excluded coast of Little Barrier Island where we encountered a pod of...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 24 November 2016

The other day a group of us headed out, with Neil, to Little Barrier Island. We had an absolutely fantastic day of diving! We were extremely fortunate to be joined by a small pod of common dolphins babysitting a young one. I had the feeling...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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