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Mad Fish Dive Centre

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Address: Matava Resort | Vunisea, Fiji
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+679 603 0685
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 18:00
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Mad Fish Dive Centre is Kadavu Island's only PADI 5 Star Dive Centre. Based...

Mad Fish Dive Centre is Kadavu Island's only PADI 5 Star Dive Centre. Based at Matava Resort we take guests out to dive the Great Astrolable Barrier Reef. Best known for our world famous Manta Ray dive site, we also have numerous other sites including passageway drift dives, outer barrier reef slopes and lagoon coral gardens.

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[Travelers: DM Certified (500+ dives), AOW (80 dives)] We visited Matava and dove with Mad Fish Dive Centre in December. After arrival, we checked in with the dive center... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2016
Klaasjan T
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Reviewed 19 January 2016

[Travelers: DM Certified (500+ dives), AOW (80 dives)] We visited Matava and dove with Mad Fish Dive Centre in December. After arrival, we checked in with the dive center, completed the mandatory paperwork and got no further briefing on what the procedures were. I asked if it was possible to use two tanks to do a check-dive (shore dive), but... More 

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AdrianWatt, Owner at Mad Fish Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hi Klaasjan, Thank you for your review and we do take all feedback to heart. Our dive boats go out each morning and two two dives on the barrier reef with a one hour surface interval. They then return to the Resort for lunch. An extra afternoon dive is available on request. We will occasionally delay the dive start times... More 

Durango, Colorado, United States
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Reviewed 22 February 2015

only thing i can complain about is that i asked to go to the manta dive every day and we waited until the last day then didnt find them. also, spotted dolhpins on way to diving and didnt even slow down to see them.. but loved all the crew.

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AdrianWatt, Owner at Mad Fish Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hi Eric, Thank you for your review. The spinner dolphins here are extremely shy. They love to play with fast moving boats but if you slow right down or stop they move away. Manta Reef is outside the Great Astrolabe Barrier Reef so diving there is subject to suitable weather conditions and tides. The divemasters were waiting for appropriate weather... More 

Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 16 July 2014

Well run, set up boat. Crew professional. Gear taken to dive shed from Bure, set up on boat, to & from Dive Shed, rinsed after days dive, Rinsed & dried on rest day for flying.

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AdrianWatt, Owner at Mad Fish Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hi Kim, Thank you for taking the time to post a complimentary review of our diving and dive services. We try to provide valet service diving for all of our divers. We hope you enjoyed diving the Great Astrolabe Barrier Reef with us. Best regards, Adrian More 

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