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Shark Dive New Zealand

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Bluff 9814, New Zealand
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Amazing experience

My wife and I visited during the last weekend of the season. It was very cold but what an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Neil L
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Sydney, Australia
Awesome

We saw four Great White Sharks. The company has had a 100% success rate for the season. They cooked... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mattack27
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Charleston, South Carolina
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Join us on an adventure you don’t want to miss – shark cage diving just off the coast of Stewart Island, New Zealand where you will be up close and personal with these fascinating creatures of the sea. Full Day Tours depart Bluff and run from December through to June each year. Shark Dive NZ are the pioneers of white shark diving in southern New Zealand with unmatched experience cage diving with this ‘newest’ population of Great Whites.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Bluff 9814, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited during the last weekend of the season. It was very cold but what an experience. The staff were great, even the service beforehand from Andria. We saw 3 Great Whites and they were there straight away after a short ride...More

Thank Neil L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw four Great White Sharks. The company has had a 100% success rate for the season. They cooked awesome snacks and food during the trip. The sunset on the way out was beautiful. Best of all, Safety was #1 priority for the crew. Also,...More

Thank mattack27
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Extremely enjoyable experience with a very knowledgeable and friendly crew. The entire trip went extremely smoothly, the crew was very well organized, communicated well and at no time did I feel unsafe. Best of all, the sharks showed up on time and we each spent...More

Thank david_wgtn_nz
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Thank you for an amazing trip to Edwards.made a long dream come true.amazing to see these beautiful creatures in their enviroment abd will definitely be back again.thrill of a lifetime!!!

Thank simon a
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

I can't say enough good things about this experience and the whole crew behind it! Everything was top notch from the initial communication with Andria to the return trip after seeing the sharks! Our first day was cancelled due to bad weather but Andria got...More

Thank Devin S
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

The crew at Shark Dive New Zealand have an operation that runs so smoothly. They have dialed in a perfect day. From the fantastic, amazing, and professional staff when you get on the boat to the safety at the site, the trip was amazing. Although...More

Thank nicola s
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

What a day out! Got to see huge great whites down in the cage, plenty of cage time and safety first approach. Well looked after the whole time by the friendly crew. Will be back!

Thank Clem D
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I can't express how good this was. Not only was swimming with sharks an absolute bucket list moment but the company and crew are amazing. Every tour company should pay and go out with this company just to see how it should be done! From...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

What a day to remember! With a possible weather scare they went above&beyond to make the trip happen

1  Thank Amanda M
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

TV and movies love showing us sharks as fierce, brutal, bloodthirsty. We never see them when they’re placid, relaxed, even playful. I wasn’t prepared for how beautiful and sleek they are, or how gracefully they move through the water. The way other marine life gives...More

Thank Andrew D
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Caroline H
13 December 2017|
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Hi, we don't operate scuba soon, you don't need to be certified. January is a great time to book and give as much notice as possible so you don't miss out on your preferred date. Send us an email and we can check... More
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Charlize T
15 November 2016|
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Response from Brainyblocks | Property representative |
Hi there, the prices are on our website, do check the link in the About section. Thanks.
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Morty86NL
19 February 2015|
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Response from Brainyblocks | Property representative |
Hi Morty, unfortunately Queenstown to Stewart Island is more like a two day trek if you're coming shark cage diving. Our tours depart at 7am, so you would need to stay the night prior on the Island. You can leave on the last... More
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