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ABC Scuba Diving

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The only way to dive the Great Barrier Reef

Great, professional crew with excellent equipment and special access to the reef. Entirely worth... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
christianwright7
Highly recommend!

I did the PADI Open Water Course, with Paul as my dive instructor. He was everything I hoped for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Annemijn S
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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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24 Wharf St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great, professional crew with excellent equipment and special access to the reef. Entirely worth the extra cost having done the mass dive boats previously. Only positive things to say about the experience which included my boys both diving and snorkeling.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I did the PADI Open Water Course, with Paul as my dive instructor. He was everything I hoped for, and more! We did one pool day and two days on the reef. The pool day made me feel really comfortable with my basic diving skills....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

These guys know what they’re doing! Everyone in the shop, and on the boat were so helpful and it truly was a fantastic experience. We had a personalised snorkel and dive with small groups (3-4) and instructors who took the time to show us everything...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The crew were excellent and really looked after every member of our party. They were knowledgeable and attentive. A bit more expensive than the huge group excursions, but you get what you pay for in this case.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were referred to ABC Scuba by a friend and couldn't have been happier. The service was excellent from the moment I booked the trip. Jay was incredibly helpful over the phone, getting us set-up for a first time dive and snorkeling for myself and...More

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Abc Scuba Divin... P, Guest Relations Manager at ABC Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

How wonderful to be recommended, especially when the recommendation is from the other side of the world! We at ABC are delighted that we managed to be the highlight of your Australian Trip. ABC Dive & Snorkel think that the small group number is the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

An all-around wonderful day! Enthusiastic, helpful, friendly, knowledgeable and interesting crew members dedicated to making our diving and snorkeling day “the BEST”… and it was! Nice boat and equipment and good food, too. We enjoyed a variety of diving and snorkeling experiences while visiting the...More

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Abc Scuba Divin... P, Public Relations Manager at ABC Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

A Big Thank You from all of The ABC Team. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your time on the OUTER REEF with ABC Dive & Snorkel. Just 6 Passengers either side of the boat - With such low passenger numbers and so many crew,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth every penny. ABC accommodated a 15 year old snorkeller, 17 year old trial diver and diving parents for some of the best underwater experiences we have had. The team were friendly, professional and they impressed by checking sites for the best conditions so we...More

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Abc Scuba Divin... P, Public Relations Manager at ABC Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review of ABC. To dive & snorkel on the OUTSIDE OF THE OUTER REEF literally on the edge of the continental shelf rare and amazing chance to Dive & Snorkel with the HUGE schools of fish that you experience and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our trip started with the spotting of whales and ended with the spotting of dolphins. In between, we got to swim with an amazing ray of fish, including reef sharks and bull sharks, and see a spectacular collection of coral. The boat is small with...More

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Abc Scuba Divin... P, Public Relations Manager at ABC Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You are most welcome anytime, look forward to seeing you again one day! It certainly is the key to take JUST 12 PASSENGERS to the OUTER REEF and dive the ABC way! Thank you for taking the time to review ABC. It is much appreciated....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time with these guys. They are true professionals and they really want to share their passion. When you come from the other side of the globe to see the great barrier reef, you should see it the best possible way -...More

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Abc Scuba Divin... P, Public Relations Manager at ABC Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Passion is always winner in any area of your life! Glad you were aware of it with the splendid ABC Crew - Thank you Seeing the Great Barrier Reef in a genuine small group is a pleasure for us to, glad you enjoyed your day....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

From the minute i connected with Jay to when we were dropped back off at our hotel, we were treated like special guests. Our dive masters were fun, helpful, passionate and patient. This is not a small boat, but a big boat that they only...More

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Abc Scuba Divin... P, Public Relations Manager at ABC Scuba Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

ABC's BOAT is not a small boat BUT A BIG BOAT THAT TAKES JUST 12 PASSENGERS! EUREKA! You noticed! The rest of the world dives & snorkels from really small boats - in PORT DOUGLAS & CAIRNS what they call ABC's 20 ton boat small?...More

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b0bbiett
6 June 2018|
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Response from Abc Scuba Divin... P | Property representative |
July, August & September are very busy months here in Port Douglas so it always best to book in advance. There is much more comprehensive information available on our website with a excellent FAQ section also extensively... More
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Siobhan2me
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Response from Abc Scuba Divin... P | Property representative |
Hello, Any time of year is great to do your first dive on The Great Barrier Reef - the fish are here all year round :) Nov-May is our wet season, which can be unpredictable weather - but the water is warm. July - Sep is a... More
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