Hollis Explorer Rebreather Course

Congratulations to Thomas and Chris on completing their TDI Hollis Explorer rebreather course. We finished up with a nice hour long dive at Penguin Point, Leigh. There has been plenty of interest in rebreathers so we plan to run a try dive evening for those interested in trying out these awesome pieces of kit. Contact Read more about Hollis Explorer Rebreather Course[…]

Rebreather Courses Completed !

A big congratulations to Liz and Christian on completing their Hollis Prism 2 Tec CCR rebreather crossover course,¬† They both have shiny new rebreathers ready and rearing for the coming seasons diving. The Hollis Prism 2 is a fully closed rebreather driven by Shearwater electronics…which simply means that there are no bubbles and the rebreather Read more about Rebreather Courses Completed ![…]

New Compact BCDs in store !

Just landed are the new Biolite and Jetpack BCDs from Oceanic. The Biolite is the newest lightweight BCD by Oceanic weighing only 2.5 kg! This is the ultimate travel BC with a perfect balance of features and benefits that makes Scuba Diving a pure joy. The Biolite keeps things simple with clean, straightforward design that Read more about New Compact BCDs in store ![…]

New Hollis Gear in Store !

We have just received our shipment of Hollis dive gear with a number of new products for the season. The Hollis Katana sidemount BCD supersedes¬† the SMS50 as the dedicated sidemount harness and bladder in the Hollis range. With greater lift it and spinal weight system being the main improvements. Sitting alongside the Katana in Read more about New Hollis Gear in Store ![…]

Learning to dive at the Outpost

Congratulations to another 4 divers on completing their PADI Open Water course at the Outpost, Leigh. We completed the final 2 dives on our purpose built dive boat, Whakaari Express, under the guidance of Aura and Tim as their instructors. Thanks to Grant for buddying up with me for a sneaky dive on the surface Read more about Learning to dive at the Outpost[…]

Learning to Dive at Tiri Tiri Matangi

Congratulations to another 8 divers who successfully completed their Raid 20 Openwater Course. Thanks to Blair for assisting on the dives. We encountered schools of yellow stripped mullet, snapper and an eagle ray. Looking forward to seeing some of you guys on the upcoming Advanced Course in the Bay of Islands in July, or Fiji Read more about Learning to Dive at Tiri Tiri Matangi[…]

Learning to Dive at Mathesons Bay

A huge congratulations to all or students completing their RAID Open Water 20 dive course today at Mathesons Bay. A big thanks to Martin for divemastering and helping the dives run smoothly. The weather forecast was grim with 30 knot winds and 1.5m swells brewing, however, Mathesons Bay was sheltered from the westerlies and turned Read more about Learning to Dive at Mathesons Bay[…]