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Address: Middleton Street, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 6685 7755
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Description: Welcome to Sundive Byron Bay Located just 2.5 Kilometres from Byron Bay...
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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a great professional dive shop to dive with. staff is friendly and easy going and the dive location is just amazing. Would recommend it to all divers that have the option of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

a great professional dive shop to dive with. staff is friendly and easy going and the dive location is just amazing. Would recommend it to all divers that have the option of diving Byron Bay. Big plus is tea and a hot shower for after dives.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

Surprised by the abundance of tropical fish, and the size of the wobbegongs! up close and personal with a lot of grey nurse sharks for the first time - exhilarating! Julian rocks was a real treat! Sundive were a slick outfit with a real personal touch. Impressed and would go again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

My partner and I went to byron bay for our first ocean dive and a friend recommended Sundive. It was the best choice we have ever made, the staff and knowledgeable and friendly. They made our first real diving experience unforgettable! We will be booking with Sundive again.

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

After a few Google searches I settled on booking with Sundive and I and 100% glad I chose them. The staff are easy going, knowledgeable and experienced and have all items covered, including hot showers and coffee and tea after dives. The issue with diving with any different shop is they don't know your experience level and you don't know... More 

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Coburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Saw three grey nurse sharks and hugh rays. Hot shower, clean bathroom, nice people. My first dive in australia, can recomment anyone to do that, it is definitly worth the price.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

The Staff at Sundive are amazing, having been on three dives with them now I've almost been extremely happy with the exceptional staff and the enthusiasm they bring to the group. The centre is layed back in typical Byron bay style, the staff are easy going and the equipment is in good order and plentiful. The centre does two to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

I've dived with Sundive on and off for over a decade. The instructors and dive guides may come and go, but the quality of service, friendly atmosphere and professionalism are always the same. My visit this time was to attend an underwater photography course. Excellent tuition followed by two dives at the Rocks. Conditions were flat calm, although recent heavy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

My wife and I have joined the day dive tour with Sundive in Jun 2014, seems that Sundive is a family run dive shop. Most of the people working here are very nice and helpful. As my wife is pretty small and not very easy to climb up to the boat after dive, the owner (I thought) asked her to... More 

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Emerald, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Having not dived close on 2 years, the team at Sundive were patient, helpful and understanding. I enjoyed the dive at Julian Rock immensely. Will return.

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

First trip diving with Sundive on 4/21 (as a solo certified diver) and Sundive was incredibly professional and thorough, but also very fun and personal. Sundive teamed me up immediately with a similar solo diver of similar dive history. We dove 10:45 at Julian Rocks and our guide (Louise) was amazing, despite the strong currents around the rocks!! Although I... More 

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Address: Address: Middleton Street, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 6685 7755
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Bay
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

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