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Sundive Byron Bay

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Middleton Street, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6685 7755
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Julian Rocks diving

I had two great dives at Julian Rocks after booking at short notice. Vis wasn't great, but we saw a... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Heywood, Australia
Byron Bay Diving

This was my first dive in Byron Bay, and while visibility wasn't the best. We were in the water... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
Richard A
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Welcome to Sundive Byron Bay Located just 2.5 Kilometres from Byron Bay, one of Australia's most popular travel destinations, Julian Rocks Marine Park is rated as one of the top five scuba diving locations in Australia. The mixing of tropical warm currents with cooler temperate waters makes the diving near Byron Bay unique.Due to its amazing diversity and abundance of fish life with over 1000 recorded species of tropical, temperate and pelagic fish, Julian Rocks has earned a reputation as being one of the most prolific fish dives in the world. Whales, Dolphins, Manta Rays, Leopard Sharks, the endangered Grey Nurse Shark and three species of Turtle are all common visitors to Julian Rocks. All the action is just 10 minutes from Byron Bay's main beach!Sundive is Byron Bay's only PADI 5 Star Dive Centre. Since it was established in 1988, Sundive has earned numerous PADI service awards and is internationally recognised as a centre of excellence in diver training. Training ranges from introductory dives and beginner dive courses through to instructor certifications. So if you are looking to dive Byron Bay, Sundive should be your first port of call. The friendly and professional service you'll receive at Sundive ensures that you will get the most out of your scuba diving experience.
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Middleton Street, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6685 7755

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

I had two great dives at Julian Rocks after booking at short notice. Vis wasn't great, but we saw a stack of Grey Nurse sharks, heaps of Wobbegongs, all sorts of fish, lobsters, turtles, Leaf Scorpionfish, etc. Staff were great, very professional, the only thing...More

Thank jimmckenzie
Reviewed 3 July 2017

This was my first dive in Byron Bay, and while visibility wasn't the best. We were in the water with over 50 sharks. It was so amazing, I'll definitely be diving with these guys again.

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Enjoyed 2 excellent dives with the shop at Julian Rocks. It was a calm day with fantastic vis. You name it we saw it. On the first dive descent there were wobbys everywhere and then one of the first grey nurse sharks for the season...More

Thank Divegm
Reviewed 28 May 2017

So friendly and accommodating of our party who were of varying skill and experience levels. The highlight of our trip to Australia, eagle rays and turtles and loads of beautiful fish! I recommend Sundive wholeheartedly, excellent customer service and an all round fantastic service.

Thank Beth B
Reviewed 27 May 2017

I had just passed my Open Water qualification and was looking for somewhere to make my first proper dive. We visited the centre in advance, and from the start I felt more confident. The welcome and reassurance offered on that first visit was genuine and...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Thanks to all the team for patience and consideration. Our first proper open water dive did not disappoint. Copious fish beautiful diving conditions and a surf with dolphins on the return boat journey.

Thank tim2101taichi
Reviewed 18 May 2017

A little nervous before i dived, due to my little experience. However the staff and other dive masters were always making sure i was fully informed and up to date with information/safety precautions. The dive was very pleasant from beginning to end and would highly...More

1  Thank Tylerthecreator
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Went diving this morning as a last minute decision and absolutely do not regret it! The staff are are lovely and super welcoming, I'm a divemaster and they were more then accomodating to myself and all divers at different levels making everyone feel at ease...More

Thank Kimberley B
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We went out as two certified divers for a 2-dive trip. The whole experience was just easy; from phoning up the day before to kitting up and going diving. Customer service was great - it's not valet diving, you need to help with loading the...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

This is the first time I've dived with Sundive i found the day very enjoyable, the diving was awesome with lots to see. The crew were very professional in every aspect and i will definitely be back. Thanks for a great day 👌

1  Thank Mark H
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Leslie H
7 September 2017|
Response from tim2101taichi | Reviewed this property |
The island of Julian Rocks is only reachable by boat but they do snorkelling trips as well as sub aqua.
27 June 2017|
Response from tim2101taichi | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I'm the right person to answer that - check with Sundive and your GP.
依佳 呂
23 November 2016|
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Response from oceanspirits | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry about the delay in replying, i am new to this. i only did the one dive with them that day. I think that was all they were doing in the morning and time was against me if i recall. If you contact them directly... More