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Gold Coast Dive Adventures is a PADI Dive Centre with several key points of difference. We specialise in offering incredible, regular offshore boat dives (outside the Gold Coast Broadwater) for experienced certified divers to our unforgettable local reefs and shipwrecks. Partnering with The Scuba Coach, we are your professional Gold Coast local dive operator for all diving needs including dive equipment and knowledge. We also offer professional scuba lessons for the person who has an itch to learn and explore everything about our wonderful ocean including Introductory Diving, Private PADI Dive Courses and Freediving Courses. Gold Coast Dive Adventures also run occasional night dives to Wave Break Island, social Gold Coast Seaway shore dives with BBQ as well as whale watching and research expeditions during the winter months. We are a community and would love you to become part of our family.
Our 2 custom built dive boats, Blue Manta and Blue Manta II are equipped with a powerful engines, tank racks, ladders, shade canopy and all legally required safety equipment needed as well as some creature comfort. We limit maximum numbers to ensure your boat dive is comfortable with plenty of room to gear up and to relax in between dives. We are here for a relaxing, stress free dive and don’t want you to feel cramped! On all our double dives, we provide plenty of nourishment including snacks, fresh fruit slices and hot soup in between dives. We also happy to offer courtesy spray jackets during the winter months, it might get a little chilly!
Our boat dives depart from the Runaway Bay Marina. There is plenty of free on street parking as well as toilets, showers, restaurant and cafes for your comfort and enjoyment.
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Here at Gold Coast Dive Adventures, we sell and hire professional dive equipment. All of our rental equipment is in excellent condition and includes BCD’s, Regulator Sets with or without computers, wrist computers, torches, wetsuits, fins, masks, tanks, weight belts just to name a few.
We also stock a small selection of equipment and accessories and only sell equipment that we have thoroughly tested as hire equipment ourselves. This approach ensures that you only buy equipment that is of the highest quality standards, long lasting and most of all reliable!
The Gold Coast Dive Adventures showroom which also accommodates our class room is not open to the public daily, it is only accessible on the days we run dive trips or by appointment. If you require hire equipment for your dive with us, no problems, simply add it on the checkout page when you booking online.
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All our trips are double dive trips unless specifically advertised as single dives or triple dives. Our dive boats are fast and comfortable. We also limit maximum numbers to 8 divers to ensure maximum comfort and enjoyment.
Our local reefs and wrecks, the mot famous being the Scottish Prince Shipwreck, Migaloo Reef are within short boating distance approximately 2 miles off the Gold Coast Seaway entrance. The reefs are flat rocky reefs with rising bommies. We also visit sites further away such as Palm Beach Reef and Cook Island. Visit our dive site page for detailed information. Highlights of all our dive trips include;
- 12+ dive sites incl. The Scottish Prince and Migaloo Reef
- Small groups of 5-8 divers max
- In-water dive guides
- Snacks and hot soup in between dives
- 2 Custom dive vessels
- Gear hire available
- Hotel transfers available