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Snorkel & Dive Safari Swansea

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Shop 2 2 Belmont St | New South Wales, Swansea, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2281, Australia
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The best 40th birthday present...learning to scuba dive

I wanted to have a year of experiences for my 40th birthday. My family paid for me to do my 20m... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ilovenewcastle
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Newcastle
Excellent, experienced divers!

Shannon is fantastic, very knowledgeable and experienced on all things under the water, not to... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
knewton112
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Newcastle, Australia
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Snorkel and Dive Safari Swansea is a RAID dive center,located less than 100m from Swansea Bridge.The Swansea store is literally on the door step of one of NSW's best shore dives, making it cheap and easy to dive. The bridge structure has created a significant and important artificial reef that attracts an abundance of marine life, making it a great site for all diver levels.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Shop 2 2 Belmont St | New South Wales, Swansea, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2281, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wanted to have a year of experiences for my 40th birthday. My family paid for me to do my 20m open water scuba course...a little nuts given I was scared of fish! But every single person at Snorkel & Dive Safari Swansea were nothing...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Shannon is fantastic, very knowledgeable and experienced on all things under the water, not to mention friendly. She has dived and instructed all over the world and this experience shows. Her stories are great. She is very obliging, no request is too big or too...More

Thank knewton112
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Shannon and Matty are so friendly and welcoming.. Definitely know their stuff!! I completed my Open Water 20 with Shannon as the instructor. She was attentive, warm and provided a friendly course where I felt safe and free to ask any questions! It was the...More

Thank Rebecca B
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Matt & Shannon who run this shop are well and truly respected by 100’s of the divers that they have trained as well as having great gear to spend, spend, spend on. The dive trips locally and overseas are superb. I can’t wait to go...More

Thank Sylvy T
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Awesome fun. Did my open water 20 ticket and loved it. You get to see some great marine life so many fish

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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Awesome fun for everyone. The instructors are amazing, they teach u everything u need to know and more. I did my open 20 and can’t wait to go back and learn more

Thank Heath Anthony J
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Last weekend I completed my Advance 35 with these guys. Shannon and Daniel were great. So good to be able to improve my skills and increase my competence while diving. Thanks guys you rock!!!More

Thank Jenny H
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Snorkel and Div... S, Manager at Snorkel & Dive Safari Swansea, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for such a wonderful review - we had a blast training and diving with you and are thrilled that you enjoyed the experience! I don't think we've ever laughed as much down at 35 metres as we did during this course! Looking forward...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

As I have always gone snorkeling and spear fishing, I’ve always wanted to go deeper into the water to experience the marine life down at the different depths, this course provided by dive Instructor Shannon and Matt cater for all novice and regular uses. Learning...More

Thank Jason B
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Snorkel and Div... S, Manager at Snorkel & Dive Safari Swansea, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for such a lovely review! We had an absolute blast diving and training with you and we're so very glad that you enjoyed it as well. AS huge welcome to the world of diving!! Looking forward to many, many more dives with you!

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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

I recently completed my open water 20 scuba dive course and had a blast. Shannon my instructor was a delight, she was very thorough and helpful, took the time to explain everying in detail and answer any questions I had. I felt comfortable and safe...More

Thank Hannah G
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Snorkel and Div... S, Manager at Snorkel & Dive Safari Swansea, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Hi Hannah, What a pleasure it was to have you on course with us! We're so very glad that you enjoyed your experience and learned lots. Looking forward to more diving and training with you this year!

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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Had a outstanding time at snorkel and dive safari great knowledge in techniques and equipment and very friendly staff recommend to everyone

Thank Michael N
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Snorkel and Div... S, Manager at Snorkel & Dive Safari Swansea, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Hi Michael, Thank you for your review! We very much enjoyed diving and training with you. Looking forward to lots more where that came from!

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