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Abyss Scuba Diving

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Address: 278 Rocky Point Rd, Ramsgate, Rockdale, New South Wales 2217, Australia
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Australia offers world class scuba diving and diving in Sydney is unmatched...

Australia offers world class scuba diving and diving in Sydney is unmatched by any large city. Abyss Scuba Diving is a 5 Star PADI Career Development Centre that is located in the heart of some of Sydney's best dive sites. Abyss Scuba Diving offers beginner diver lessons, advanced diving courses, career development training, and a range of Sydney based diving. Abyss Scuba Diving is the home of Sydney's most active dive club.

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It was a horrible day to be diving, but our instructors still managed to make it fun and interesting. Super friendly and knowledgable. Highly recommend.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It was a horrible day to be diving, but our instructors still managed to make it fun and interesting. Super friendly and knowledgable. Highly recommend.

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Qingdao
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Firstly, I have to say, the Abyss team are really great set of people, very friendly, helpful, knowledgeable and easy to talk with. Abyss also have a lot of good, top quality equipment, so if you need to dive and you forgot your kit, don’t worry as they will have just what you need. I signed up for a Double... More 

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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. Unfortunately, this March has been one of the wettest ever recorded in Sydney and we have cancelled more than half our boat dives and it has had some effect on the visibility, although the 10m you had on the day is average for Sydney diving. Most of the boat diving around Sydney is in the open... More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Completed my PADI Instructor Development Course with Abyss back in August 2016. Have been working full time in the dive industry ever since! At the moment I'm certifying new Open Water divers almost daily - and its thanks to my training at Abyss that allows me to do this with confidence and skill. The professional staff, thorough and meticulous course... More 

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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review and it’s great to see what a great PADI dive instructor you have developed into. As a PADI Course Director, it is extremely rewarding when we see how the dive instructors we train, impart their love of diving to the new divers they teach. Thanks again for your great review and enjoy your life as... More 

Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Peter, Jamie, Andie and the rest of the Abyss team were incredible. Very welcoming, knowledgable and generous team that made our course not only successful but enjoyable. Thanks to the efforts of the Abyss team all seven of us successfully completed the IE. Thank you Abyss.

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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this review

Thanks for such a great review of our PADI IDC, I was certainly a pleasure to help you on your journey to become a PADI Dive Instructor. Personally, I enjoyed working with you and I know you will make a great instructor. Peter Letts Founder & Managing Director Abyss Scuba Diving More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The course run by Abyss was excellent. Our instructor Lillian was really understanding, patient and invested in our learning and development. All three days operated smoothly and we thoroughly enjoyed our time in the water. We look forward to diving with Abyss again

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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review, it’s great to hear you enjoyed your PADI Learn to Dive Course. Sydney offers some fantastic diving and we look forward to having the oppertunity to show it to you. I am sure diving will be an activity that will give you much pleasure over the years to come. Thanks again for the great review,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome dive center I learned so much with lot of fun ! Haylie the instructor was amaysing, understanding and really great...I will definetly recommend to other people so do yourself a favor and go to learn in "Abyss" !!! I'm a member now and can't wait to dive again...Thank you So much guys and see you soon..

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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review, it’s great to hear you enjoyed your PADI Open Water Course. It’s also great to hear you have djoined our dive club. We offer lots of diving locally and around the world. I am sure diving will be an activity that will give you much pleasure over the years to come. Thanks again for the... More 

Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a PADI Open Water Diver course at Abyss. Brett is just great! Calm, easy going, funny and so knowledgeable about diving, equipment and Sydney diving spots. We were 5 with 3 instructors on day one and 3 with 2 instructors on day 2: I could not imagine a more conducive environment to learning to dive. PS. On the open... More 

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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. It’s great to hear that you enjoyed your course. The small class size is certainly a great way to learn as it enables the instructor to concentrate on your need and problems while having the opportunity to show you all they great things that exist underwater. Thanks again for the great review, and thanks for... More 

Rotherham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having dived all over the world I have seen many things so as I was only going to be doing one days diving on this touring holiday after some research I saw it was possible to see weedy sea dragons in the Sydney area.After checking out the local dive centers on the web Abyss seemed to be the best option... More 

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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. It’s great to hear that you enjoyed your dive and that we managed to find you a couple of weedy seadragons. Sydney has some great diving and it’s a pity you did not have the time to see some more of it. Thanks again for the great review, and thanks for choosing Abyss to show... More 

Frenchs Forest, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2017

I have just completed the Open Water Diver course. Last time I did it was more than 21 years ago! I was due for a refresher course. I was absolutely impressed by the professionalism and friendliness of all staff. I went diving in Little Bay and around Bare Island and was fortunate to see for the first time a sea... More 

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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. It’s great to hear that you are returning to diving after such a long break. I is also great to hear that you are going on to do your Advanced Open Water Course. Sydney has lots of great diving and we look forward to the opportunity to showing it to you. Thanks again for the... More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017

The days of training I received at Abyss Scuba Diving recently for EFR + Rescue Diver was well run and very informative. All the staff I interacted with were friendly , eager to help with anything I needed and knowledgeable. I have been diving with Abyss since 2011 and expect to have many more fun filled years diving with Abyss.... More 

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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. It’s always good to see you when you come for a dive with us and it’s great to see you taking another step in improving your diving skills. I very much appreciate you support of Abyss Scuba Diving and it is customers like you who are at the heart of our business. Thanks again for... More 

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