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NB Scuba

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31 Tatachilla Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Terrific dive

Had a brilliant day. Helped with being a little rusty. Saw lots of leafies + blue ring octopi... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
RPA111
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Awesome

Thanks for an awesome day diving. Nate really knows how to find all the weird and wonderfull... read more

Reviewed March 16, 2018
Paul A
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NB Scuba is based in Mclaren Vale South Australia,10minutes away from Port Noarlunga. Conveniently located on the Fleurieu Peninsula where some of the best dive sites are, including theEX-HMAS Hobart shipwreck,Second Valley and Rapid Bay where the famous Leafy sea Dragons can be found. We are a small business that pride ourselves on providing safe and fun-filled courses at affordable prices. You can also do one of our highly recommended Leafy sea dragon tours and Experience the Magical, Mysterious and Mesmerizing Leafy Sea Dragon in its own habitat. These Mystic creatures are getting rarer to see now,so get a guided tour with one of our highly experienced guides. Come dive at the Rapid Bay Jetty and see all the weird and wonderful critters Blue ring octopus ,eagle rays ,weedy sea dragons ,dumbling squid,cuttle fish,port jackson sharks ,shuffel noise sharks frog fish ,worty prowfish to name a few thats this amazing dive site has to offer see the Leafys in all their Glory. price $180 per person and 50%off each person after that,so group of 2 is $270 .group of 3 is $360 and so on.All inclusive of full gear hire and tanks for either 1 or 2 extra long dives. We are a home based business so On the day ye everything is well planned and organised but done at a more leisurely pace and we have very long dives as a result of this as We are here to make sure u get value for money and have a lots of fun and to give you the very best possible leafy tour experience .. So no strict set regimented schedules like the other operators do making everything feel rushed and hurried making for shorter dives etc..also we are the only operator to use gear trolleys to and from the dive site .making for a much more enjoyable experience instead of walking with all the gear on your back . We also offer special summer weekend rates for small groups so come see the leafy in all its glory. dont DELAY BOOK today!
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31 Tatachilla Rd, McLaren Vale, South Australia 5171, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a brilliant day. Helped with being a little rusty. Saw lots of leafies + blue ring octopi, dumpling squid, a frog fish and giant cuttlefish to name a few. Lots of photographs and memories. Thank you Nate for your patient support.

Thank RPA111
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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

Thanks for an awesome day diving. Nate really knows how to find all the weird and wonderfull creatures out there. Thankyou and we will be back.

Thank Paul A
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

My 14 year old son Jack recently went and had a lesson in Nates pool for approximately 3 hours to see if he liked scuba diving. This was for his 14th Birthday present. Well the result was amazing. Nate is a totally awesome person. He...More

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Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Diving with Nathan was incredible. The leafy sea dragons are amorous see, and without the guidance of NB scuba, good luck finding them. Their camouflage makes them hard to spot, but once you have it’s fantastic. We also found 10 dumpling squid, 5 blue ringed...More

Thank Michael S
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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time diving with Nate, flexible, relaxed service and an excellent underwater guide! Saw lots of leafies and loads of other creatures which I hadn't seen before and would never have spotted by myself. Definitely highly recommend Nate and NB Scuba if you...More

Thank Jonny Naomi H
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Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Amazing dive with Nate today from Nb Scuba. Saw the Leafy sea dragons, two blue ringed octopi, a large cuttle fish and 3 dumpling squids. Nate is a fantastic dive leader - can't recommend him highly enough and so much better value than many of...More

Thank Elaine L
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Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Daughter (14yo and brand new PADI ow) and I had great diving with Nate today at rapid bay. Dive was excellent with good variety of sea life and of course the famous “leafies”. Nice relaxed dive and Nate was a great guide and dived to...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

After seeing leafy sea dragons in an aquarium, they’ve been on our list of “must see” dives. We dove with Nate and it was marvelous—in spite of so-so viz, and water colder than we’re used to (68F). Nate was helpful, attentive, and personable. We used...More

Thank Scubalo
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

Great service from Nathan,he got back to me very quickly,to arrange a guided dive at Rapid Bay Jetty,at a day that suited us all.A perfect day, conditions were great for diving .and Nathan was exceptional,quality tanks and lots of knowledge.His easy going manner puts you...More

Thank harvey n
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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Really amazing dive experience in Rapid Bay Jetty with Nate guidance. We’d saw three leafy sea dragons while two of them were pregnant. Nate is a friendly and flexible guy, he helped us much and provide lot of information and advice when I approached him...More

Thank Ling L
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