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Address: Unit 3 - 10 Rivendell Drive | Tweed Heads South Nsw 2486, Coolangatta, Queensland 2486, Australia
Phone Number: 0755230022
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Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Description: Gold Coast Scuba Diving and Snorkel Tours with the turtles with Cooly Dive...
Gold Coast Scuba Diving and Snorkel Tours with the turtles with Cooly Dive in Coolangatta. Dive with the turtles everyday at Cook Island a short 20 minute boat ride from Coolangatta. Best Dive and Snorkel Site on the Gold Coast. Large Dive Boats, experienced staff, brand new equipment, all tours include refreshments, bookings essential
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The site is amazing & the crew make it awesome!

Dived last Sunday at Cook island with 2 other friends, what truly made this crew a standout was their willingness to help the new divers out. The divers were certified somewhere... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 23, 2015
Angela G
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We we were not satisfied with this company. They offer two dives a day but we were flying the next day and could only legally dive for the first dive in the morning otherwise we would be flying less then 24 hours after we dove. We explained this when we arrived and wanted to only be charged for one dive... More 

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Ham Lake, Minnesota
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

There was a terrible older woman on the ship who just yelled the entire time. She made me feel so uncomfortable and awkward that I didn't dive. She came up from her first dive missing one of her three people! The overall feeling of the trip was dirty and unprofessional. I prefer diving safely and calmly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Dived last Sunday at Cook island with 2 other friends, what truly made this crew a standout was their willingness to help the new divers out. The divers were certified somewhere else but Mel & the crew were more than happy to help them out & spent extra time in the water teaching them to improve their buoyancy. It was... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Making the reservation and booking was simple enough through their website! When we arrived at their pickup point they picked us up in a mini van and drove us to the scuba shop free of charge. We changed into our scuba gear and they drove us to the boat. Once we got on the boat, the instructor (I can't remember... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I had never dived before so took advantage of Cooly Dive's 'Discover Scuba Dive' option. Absolutely fantastic. The dive master (sorry, I forget your name!) was outstanding, particularly when I initially struggled with being able to breathe underwater without freaking out! The dive was great, saw some carpet sharks, a multitude of fish and some big turtles. It was such... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 333 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We booked a dive trip to Cook Island as I was keen to visit this marine reserve. We were told to turn up at noon, and since their new address is in South Tweed ahead, I assumed it was NSW time, but they still run on QLD time. As they explained to us, most of their divers come from QLD... More 

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Yerong Creek
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I love snorkelling and this was great. The crew were helpful and friendly. Saw a few green turtles and many tropical fish. My girls enjoy the muffins and drinks offered. And my husband thought the best part was being lucky enough to watch a whale breaching not too far away - much better then a whale watching tour we went... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Great organisation, service, gear, dive sites and very very happy. My son went out with a dive master and Saw a manta, turtles and interesting and varied fish and cuttlefish. Impressed with hire gear and attention to safety plus local knowledge

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Hervey Bay
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

The dive shop was well organised. I think a one tank dive and snorkel is the best bet. Not great coral but still an interesting dive with the wobbegong shark and some turtles. The dive people were fantastic but the water was freezing. You need at least a 5 mm wet suit and this was in December. I did know... More 

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Mount Gambier, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Value for money is an understatement. This operation is highly professional and smooth. The staff are very friendly and helpful. From the lady in the store to our skipper Tony.The boat was clean, the equipment was good quality. Instructions were clear and easily understood. Everything was explained, there were no surprises. Dan our guide knew his stuff, he located interesting... More 

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Additional Information about Cooly Dive

Address: Unit 3 - 10 Rivendell Drive | Tweed Heads South Nsw 2486, Coolangatta, Queensland 2486, Australia
Phone Number: 0755230022
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Coolangatta
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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