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Remote Area Dive

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Remote Area Dive (RAD) is a family owned and operated business that has evolved from a part time passion to become one of the most successful dive businesses in Townsville. Get in touch to find out how you could be enjoying an authentic aussie...more
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16 Dean St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Friendly atmosphere 👍RAD have great staff and well organised land and boat crew's. They were so helpful and patient with me doing my open water skills. Thanks so much Jarrod and Jason 😎🤜👍

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Jamie H
Jason M, Owner at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2018

Hi Jamie, it was a pleasure to meet you and get you started in your diving adventures. Congratulations on completing your Open Water Course and do not forget the real adventure starts now.

Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had the pleasure of spending three days with Remote Area Dive. Two of the days we experienced their ‘weekend dive safari’ and on the third day we went out to the Yongala wreck. Lester and Jules were the staff on our...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jason M, General Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Good morning Craig, Thank you very much for your review and kind words. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your long weekend stay with us and we are looking forward to seeing you both in the near future.

Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

This was my second trip to Pelorus Island with Jason and the RAD team. While the weather was not as good as Mother Nature could have done, the dives were excellent. We had one young man taking his Rescue divers course, me taking my Full...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jason M, General Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Hi Milton, Thank you very much for your review, I had an absolute blast teaching your Full Face Mask Course and looking forward to seeing you again soon for your Advance Course.

Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Great way to see coastal fringing reefs. Plenty of little critters to check out, fast boat, fun crew. Lots of training options too.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Steve D
Jason M, General Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Hi Steve, Thank you very much for your review, we hope to see you again really soon.

Reviewed July 23, 2018

Some of the best diving in Australia I have done and if you can do the two day overnight trip it is well worth it for your dive addiction. Around Pelorus and Orpheus islands we visited 5 different sites with each one having its own...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Jason M, General Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Hey Sue, My apologies for not writing back to you sooners as I didn’t get the notification of a NEW review. I’m so happy you enjoyed your weekend and you were able to become an accomplished RESCUE diver. I look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

This is the sort of experience you want when you travel. An authentic and intimate excursion with consummate professionals who can adapt to your every will or insecurity. And most importantly, who are just great people to get on with. Jason and his team have...More

Date of experience: July 2018
21  Thank willmE8487UD
Jason M, General Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2018

Hi Will, It was so great to meet you and your partner and take you out diving on the Great Barrier Reef. We were both diving like PROs 😉 and we look forward to seeing you again. Thank you for the amazing review and I...More

Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Great trip to pelorus and Orpheus with Jason and the dive team - loads of time for diving and snorkelling - beautiful reef and sea life! Can’t wait till next trip

Date of experience: February 2018
21  Thank stevegG3569SL
Jason M, General Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2018

Hi Steve, Thank you for your review and we are glad yourself and Erin enjoyed your day out with us. We always try our best to show the best of the Great Barrier Reef and we look forward to seeing you both again.

Reviewed January 18, 2018

I took my 2 children snorkeling with Remote Area Diving and was impressed with what they offered. I’ve been to Cairns and out to the Great Barrier Reef and was very disappointed. At least with RAD the kids could touch and see the coral and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
22  Thank melaniead2018
Jason M, General Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2018

Hi Mel, We are super excited to hear that Maddy, Ash and yourself all enjoyed your trip to the reef with us. We really pride ourselves on providing a service to accommodate divers, non Divers and children so everyone has a great day out. We...More

Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Had an awesome Boxing Day dive with RAD!! Very quick boat ride from Lucinda to the islands, relaxing atmosphere, great crew and funky tunes 👍🏼 Would highly recommend to all age groups. We will be back. Thanks RAD

Date of experience: December 2017
21  Thank MadfortheoceanMel
Jason M, Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Hi Mel, Thank you very much for your review, I'm glad Dan and yourself had an amazing day and enjoyed the trip overall. We look forward to seeing you again soon and taking you both on one of our overnight Weekend Safari's.

Reviewed December 1, 2017

I have delayed writing this review because I had hoped to have some kickarse photos to share that would show just how amazing my dive trips were, unfortunately I am not so skilled at underwater photography so you will have to use your imagination. I...More

Date of experience: September 2017
31  Thank BethanyBif
Jason M, Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

Hi Beth, Thank you for your amazing review here on trip adviser. I was absolutely blown away by the kind words you had to say and we are happy that you and Julian enjoyed your visit while you were here. I am stoked to hear...More

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