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Sundive Byron Bay

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Middleton Street, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Great diving at Julian Rocks

Sundive Byron Bay are a really slick outfit to go diving with. From the time I called the day... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cgm15624
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Sydney, Australia
Amazing experience including Grey Nurse Sharks

We were so fortunate to see so much sharks, turtles, eagle rays!! But what made it even more... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cl901122
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Melbourne, Australia
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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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Middleton Street, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sundive Byron Bay are a really slick outfit to go diving with. From the time I called the day before to book to returning to the store after the dive, everything was well organised and staff were great. Our DM, Beau, did a great job...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were so fortunate to see so much sharks, turtles, eagle rays!! But what made it even more special was how EVERYONE in the sundive crew was so friendly and helpful, from front desk, the skipper, dive instructor and just the staff. Fantastic experience!!

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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

I dived twice with Sundive yesterday and found the whole process from booking to post-dive seamless and easy. Professional dive guides who know the area well and the dive sites were spectacular. The ride out is short and launching from the beach was quick and...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

This was my first time diving with Sundive and only my 6th dive overall. I felt safe and valued as a customer from the moment I first came into the dive shop to inquire all the way through to diving. It was a little choppy...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2018

My daughter and I recently enjoyed two excellent dives at Julian Rocks, hosted by Sundive Byron Bay. Although we are both lucky enough to have dived at some of the best locations in the world, Julian Rocks is an excellent dive site by any standards....More

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Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I booked a 4 night stay in Byron for his 31st birthday. We booked a double dive and our wives were booked to snorkel with us on the second dive. Our wives ended up with flu like symptoms and were not able...More

Thank Dan C
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Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

it was my first scuba diving, and was perfect, Iñaki is really good instructor, and friendly too !!!. I felt safe all the time in the sea !!! great team and beautiful place to practice scuba diving.

Thank Adá María A
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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing dive taken by great instructors. I couldn’t recommend this place highly enough. If you want to dive in Byron, you have to do it with Sundive

Thank Joe K
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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

I did my first ever dive with sundive and I have to say I was extremely nervous. The instructor was amazing, she made me and another intro diver feel super calm and that we were in safe hands. Once we had been learning in the...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2018

I had an awesome experience diving with Sundive Byron bay. From the moment I entered the store I was greeted so warmly at the front desk by Caroline, who explained the entire dive to me, and helped me get ready for the dive. After several...More

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Leslie H
September 6, 2017|
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Response from AGuide | Reviewed this property |
The snorkelling around the rocks was wonderful, so many fish of so many colours, turtles and carpet sharks and a huge ray (but he was pretty deep down). You don't need to dive to have a great time. You will see things if you... More
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ReneeNKing
June 27, 2017|
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Response from tim2101taichi | Reviewed this property |
Not sure I'm the right person to answer that - check with Sundive and your GP.
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I-Chia L
November 23, 2016|
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Response from oceanspirits | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry about the delay in replying, i am new to this. i only did the one dive with them that day. I think that was all they were doing in the morning and time was against me if i recall. If you contact them directly... More
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