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Abyss Scuba Diving

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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 and Freediving centre that is located in the heart of some of Sydney's best dive sites...more
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278 Rocky Point Rd, Ramsgate, Rockdale, New South Wales 2217, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the most amazing experience getting my Open Water certification with instructor Honeron this week. Admittedly, I was slightly nervous before the course, but my concerns were quickly allayed by Honeron's calm demeanor, professional approach and extensive diving and instructing experience. I had so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review and a big congratulations on becoming a PADI Open Water Diver. We are extremely proud of our PADI instructors they do a great job. It's great to hear you are going on and doing your Advanced Open Water Course and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been diving with Abyss Scuba Dive for over 10 years. They have looked after me, providing flawless service, advice, dive gear & friendship, right from the time of my Open Water course in Jan 2007. Their regularly scheduled weekend dives are a great...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review and thank you for diving with Abyss for so many years. It's is always a great day when we see you smiling face come into the dive centre. Thanks again Peter Letts Founder & Managing Director Abyss Scuba Diving

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an unreal time doing our Open Water Course over the weekend. Amazingly knowledgeable and patient instructors made the whole thing a fantastic experience. Will definitely be back in the future to do our Advanced Course. Massive thanks to Chris, Kane, and Jamie!More

Date of experience: December 2018
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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review and congratulations on becoming a PADI Open Water Diver. There is lots of great diving around Sydney and we would love the opportunity to show you more of it, please come and join us on some of our free guided...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Instructors Patty, Cody and Patrick were fantastic in running through all the skills despite different capabilities in the group, and made sure everyone had great time!!More

Date of experience: November 2018
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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review and Congratulations on becoming an open water diver. Becoming a PADI certified diver is a massive achievement and opens up a whole new world of fun and adventure. Now you have completed the course please come back and let us...More

Reviewed 27 October 2018

Cody and Jim the firefighter are both friendly and experienced instructors, they are patient and always ready to share their knowledge to us students. The equipment that Abyss offers is also at good condition, feels confortable when put on. You know, low quality equipment can...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Congratulations on becoming a PADI Open Water Diver and thanks for the great review. Now you are an open water diver a whole new world is open to you and the day you became a PADI diver will be something you will always treasure. It's...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018

I did my open water with Abyss and decided to do the advanced course with them as well. And of course, they lived up to my expectations! The instructors were amazing, energetic an helpful and they made the most of the conditions that we had....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thanks for the great review and congratulations on becoming a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver. It's a great achievement and will open a lot more great diving to you. Scuba Diving is such a great activity and now you are Advanced Certified you have so...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018

I did my open water with Abyss, not only because it had amazing reviews but also because it was recommended by a local friend who dives with them, and I am super happy with my choice! The course was great and very cheap! The instructors...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thanks for the great review and congratulations on becoming a PADI Open Water Diver. Your open water certification will a pass to fun and adventure anywhere in the world. I hope you come back diving with us very soon as Sydney has some great diving...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018

I would really like to show my sincere satisfaction with completing my freediving course with Abyss Scuba Diving and with amazing instructor Patty. Thank you.

Date of experience: October 2018
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PeterJLetts, Manager at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Thanks for the great review, Patty certainly is a keen freediver and a dedicated instructor. Congratulations on completing your PADI Freediver course, it's a great achievement. Thanks again Peter Letts Founder & Managing Director Abyss Scuba Diving

Reviewed 8 October 2018

The Jervis Bay Freediving Weekend was fantastic. It was the perfect balance of learning, training and good times. Huskisson is a convenient distance from the city to feel like you are away on a holiday but without travel being a burden, not to mention it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thanks for the great review and it's great to hear that you enjoyed the weekend Freediving Camp at Jervis Bay. JB certainly offer lots of great freediving opportunities. Thanks again Peter Letts Founder & Managing Director Abyss Scuba Diving

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

As I was internet surfing about scuba diving instructor as a potential career, I came across Abyss website where they offered a free career consultation. I gave it a shot as it’s free, nothing to lose right? I had an option to do it online...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PeterJLetts, Owner at Abyss Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks for the great review and we were able to help you. Andria certainly does a great job in tailoring a program to meet the needs of individual divers as they plan their futures as PADI Dive Instructors. Thanks again Peter Letts Founder & Managing...More

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Richie H
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Response from PeterJLetts | Property representative |
Sorry, I don't know of anyone in Australia who now offer this service.
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Richie H
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Response from PeterJLetts | Property representative |
Hi, The Helicopter which had the capacity to do this was relocated from Sydney so we cannot offer this type of diving anymore.
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You do need to do some training before you can scuba dive. It is possible to do a short experience die with minimum training, although personally I would always recommend a PADI open water course. The PADI open water course... More
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