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About ABC Dive & Snorkel
ABC Dive & Snorkel JUST 12 PASSENGERS TO THE OUTER REEF - All of our snorkelling and scuba diving is privately guided. Making ABC the diver’s and snorkeler’s choice. We visit pristine areas of the outer reef away from all of the mass market tourist operators.
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Reviewed today via mobile

Absolutely best company to snorkel or dive with in Australia I did some snorkeling with them a few years ago and had to come back for the scuba diving, they are the best crew and genuinely love what they do and want you to love...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank codyisaboi
Reviewed yesterday

I signed up for a Intro Dive and it was unreal. The crew were friendly and really looked after everyone. They are very passionate about the reef and marine life and are full of information. I hired one of their GoPro cameras and the photos/film...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ryan L
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had an amazing experience with ABC Dive and highly recommend them. They were fun, thorough, safe, and attentive to everyone’s needs...and this is because they only do small group dives.More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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abc_qld_adv, Guest Relations Manager at ABC Dive & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Small, intimate diving and snorkeling groups are definitely the personalised way to see our spectacular reef locations as you say! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a brilliant review! Everyone at ABC is so thrilled you had a great day! All the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner Ben were deciding for ages wether to do a bigger, cheaper tour or just spend the tiny bit more money to do this small, intimate one and I am sooo glad we chose ABC! We both did intro scuba and there...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Naomi H
abc_qld_adv, Guest Relations Manager at ABC Dive & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Amazing!! Thank you for taking the time to provide us with such an exceptional review, it is always much appreciated! Sam & Kech will be delighted with your kind words. We thoroughly enjoy showing you around our remote locations, where you definitely get to see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my fourth trip to the Great Barrier Reef since the 1980s and definitely the best. The boat only takes 12 people and each small group of three in our case , had one guide. The guys are lovely - experiences, knowledgable and kind....More

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ginnydougary
abc_qld_adv, Guest Relations Manager at ABC Dive & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

What an amazing statement title for a review!! Wow, thank you so much! Our dedicated, knowledgeable and experienced team really do make your ABC experience unforgettable! Thank you for noticing the effort we go to to give all passengers the best day possible. We look...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This team provided yet another great day of diving on the reef. I was originally a little perturbed that my wife decided to spend more on this dive trip - not fully understanding what the other options are. On our boat - there was 11...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bfeeley1982
abc_qld_adv, Guest Relations Manager at ABC Dive & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Kech is a highly valued member of our ABC Team and we are so thrilled you enjoyed your day with him showing you the ins and outs of our remote reef locations. Thank you so much for your lovely review, it is most appreciated and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had a great day of diving with ABC. They picked us up at our hotel, served us morning and afternoon coffee/tea plus lunch, provided all gear (including mask, fins, suit), and led us on 3 separate dives. There were 12 passengers...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TinyTiptop
abc_qld_adv, Guest Relations Manager at ABC Dive & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write us such a fantastic review! Having such small in water groups really allows us to provide you with such a personable reef experience whether diving or snorkeling and means we can cater to a wide range of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have dived in many places and with many operators around the world but this was a step above for service. Not sure what the big operators in PD are like but can't believe that they can get anywhere near the quality of ABC. Great...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MBann
abc_qld_adv, Guest Relations Manager at ABC Dive & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great email title WOW always excites the whole ABC team! Hopefully you or your friends will get back to see us in the future. Many thanks for your TripAdvisor review. Best regards from the ABC team!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a super good experience with this tour to the outer barrier reef, leaving from Port Douglas. The guides were really skilled and provided us the best dive and snorkeling experiences we could imagine. It was lovely going with this small and familiar boat...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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abc_qld_adv, Guest Relations Manager at ABC Dive & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for spending the time to review us on TripAdvisor. Having such a tiny crew to passenger ratio really makes the experience for most people, it is great to understand what you are observing on the reef and have someone close by to ask...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend recently booked ABC for our scuba dive in the Great Barrier Reef. The staff was very efficient during the whole registration process. We did 3 dives and our scuba instructor, Sam, was very knowledgeable and helpful throughout the entire experience. He showed us...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ian F
abc_qld_adv, Guest Relations Manager at ABC Dive & Snorkel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your time with ABC and Sam guiding you through your day in and out of the water. Our tiny groups make it much easier to get to the cool spots on the outer reef. Hope you enjoy the rest of your time...More

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Scott D
29 November 2018|
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Response from abc_qld_adv | Property representative |
With an extended family group like this it is very dependant on individual ability levels. It is also best to keep an eye on the weather close to the day you wish to join us on the reef. Please check our website for... More
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AhamSA
27 November 2018|
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Response from abc_qld_adv | Property representative |
We do not run on Christmas Day. Best to check availability through our website for the other dates, as peoples dates often change.
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tanyaa926
29 July 2018|
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Response from abc_qld_adv | Property representative |
Thanks for your question to ABC. We dive virtually every day of the year from Port Douglas. Some months are better than others. But there is good diving the whole year around including April. You will see in our FAQ section... More
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