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Rick's Dive School

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We are an SDI (Scuba Diving International)Resort Facility specialising in diver training from absolute beginner to dive professional. Offering the best in equipment and service. Port Macquarie offers terrific shore diving with a large variety of...more
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19 Granite St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

From the first meeting with Rick he was friendly, knowledgeable and very helpful. My husband and I spent a couple of days with Rick learning and developing our skills. I struggled with one of the skills which lead to some anxiety. Due to Rick's extensive...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ricksdiveschool, Owner at Rick's Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

In Port Macquarie for the weekend, so contacted Rick for a guided dive. Rick chose the dive site (Nobbys Beach) based on conditions on the day and lead the dive at a comfortable pace. Always good to have someone who has a good knowledge of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Ricksdiveschool, Owner at Rick's Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2018
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Reviewed July 24, 2018

I was quite nervous before starting the course as a total beginner. Rick was extremely knowledgeable about the equipment, course and diving in the Port Macquarie area. Rick was a great instructor, he was very patient and always made you feel safe. He also made...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Ricksdiveschool, Owner at Rick's Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

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Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

I orignally learnt to dive with Rick, owner of Ricks Dive School. And have continued to always return and dive with him since. His local knowledge far exceeds any other dive shop i have visited before. Takes his time, and goes at a pace for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Ricksdiveschool, Owner at Rick's Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018
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Reviewed June 20, 2018

I did my SDI open water course with Rick's diving school and I can't recommend it enough. Rick is great at explaining and slowly walking you through everything so that you are comfortable with the new things you're learning - which is essential when first...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Ricksdiveschool, Owner at Rick's Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Never thought I would see so many sharks in one dive never mind get to stroke them. The water wasn't always the clearest but the colours on the reef were beautiful and Rick managed to point out some Rays that I wouldn't have guessed were...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Ricksdiveschool, Owner at Rick's Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Thank you, i'm glad you enjoyed your dive

Reviewed February 19, 2018

My wife and I did a shore dive at Nobby Head, Port Macquarie, over the Australia Day weekend. Unfortunately, the wind came up the evening prior to the dive which stirred things up a bit. We met at Rick's place first off, signed our lives...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Ricksdiveschool, Owner at Rick's Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

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Reviewed January 17, 2018

We joined Rick's Diving for the open water course for our 13 year old son. After the well prepared theoretical introduction as self study the practical training was a cheerful experience with complete introduction program. After the course it showed on the first dive out...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Ricksdiveschool, Owner at Rick's Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2018

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

I had seen some other locals taking up Scuba Diving with Rick and it had always been on my 'bucket list'. I planned to do some more adventurous activities on my next oversees holiday, so I contacted Rick to get some local experience first. The...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Ricksdiveschool, Owner at Rick's Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

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Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Great experience learning to Scuba dive with Rick to obtain open water certification. Lots of new equipment provided and always felt safe and supported throughout the course.

Date of experience: March 2017
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