Dive Centre Manly is a multi award winning dive centre located close to Sydney’s best marine reserve and only a short ferry ride from the heart of Sydney. Love your local by diving in some of Sydney’s best underwater destinations, there’s so much to explore right here!
Dive Centre Manly offers snorkelling tours and hire, dive experiences for beginners and guided dives for certified divers. There is also a full range of PADI dive courses, boat dives, equipment servicing and a huge retail centre for all your diving needs.
The fun and unique skilled based training programs have continually produced better divers – when you finish a program, you will have gained the confidence and skills necessary to enjoy a lifetime of diving. Learn to Dive programs start up to five times a week and are taught by some of the most experienced dive staff in Australia. Learning to dive has never been easier.
Service TypesAdventure and Outdoors Tours Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours Nature and wildlife Sightseeing Tours Sports Tours Free Wifi
Disabled AssistanceDisabled access available
MembershipNew South Wales Business Chamber Professional Tour Guide Association of Australia
AccreditationCOVID Safe Professional Association of Diving Instructors
A popular dive taking you on a fantastic journey around Sydney’s beautiful underwater marine reserve, Shelly Beach.
The only beach on the entire east coast of Australia to face west, Shelly Beach occupies a scenic comer of Manly’s ocean beachfront. White sand and a natural reef of boulders and rocks descending to a maximum depth of 14 metres have made this one of Sydney’s premier shore diving sites.
The marine life includes regular sightings of Wobbegongs and Port Jackson Sharks, huge Eastern Blue grouper, painted shrimps, octopus, cuttlefish, squid, long fin banner fish, globe fish, blennys’, and more. For beginners and experienced divers alike an escorted Shelly Beach Discovery Dive is an experience that will long be remembered.
Guided Dive Tour starts at 9am and finishes at 3pm.
Disabled AccessFamily Friendly
From $130 to $250
Come dive Sydney underwater from Dive Centre Manly’s boat where you can find caves, swim-throughs, overhands and drop-offs.
Explore the vibrant colours of Sydney by scuba diving underwater where multicoloured sponges, corals, sea fans and gorgonian branches flourish on the reefs, attracting a huge amount of marine life. You can also expect to spot blue gropers, weedy sea dragons, port jackson sharks, grey nurse sharks, nudibranchs, kingfish, leatherjackets, wrasse, moray eels, wobbegong sharks, octopus, giant cuttlefish and much more!
Dive Centre Manly frequent the North Head Sanctuary filled with dives sites suitable for beginner to experiences scuba divers as well as special advanced dives and beginner dives.
Guided boat tours start from 9am and 11am over the weekend and throughout the week during school holidays.
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