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Manly Sea Life Sanctuary - Shark Dive Xtreme

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West Esplanade | Manly Sea Life Sanctuary, Manly, New South Wales 2095, Australia
+61 2 8251 7878
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Take the plunge with Shark Dive Xtreme for the opportunity of a lifetime! Come face to face with huge critically endangered Grey Nurse Sharks, sea turtles, stingrays and a vast array of other marine life. Experienced instructors will prepare you by teaching the basics of SCUBA diving in the classroom and training pool so you feel confident before meeting the sharks. The 2.5 hour experience includes a 30 minute dive in Shark Harbour, the 4 million litre ocean tank. Friends and family are able to watch all the action from the underwater viewing tunnel. Take the challenge a step further with Shark Feed Xtreme, a unique opportunity to be in the tank to watch the sharks and fish being fed. Shark Dive Xtreme is great for first time and experienced divers. All equipment is supplied, just bring swimmers and a towel. Optional in-water photos are available to view and purchase following the dive. Bookings are essential. Medical restrictions apply.
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West Esplanade | Manly Sea Life Sanctuary, Manly, New South Wales 2095, Australia
+61 2 8251 7878
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great experience, diving instructors were awesome. Got some history as well. I suffer from claustrophobia and I had a small panic attack in the practice tank but worked through it all with the assistance of the instructors. We also had a girl with us from...More

Thank Irsurfer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I dived here on impulse for the experience.under the expert guidance of Harry and Alex I was able to successfully dive despite my being a nervous Diver. They spent oodles of attention training us and once we went inside the Dive section. It was fantastic!...More

Thank Shamalie J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome time , great activity to do and so central to manly . Great staff running there show . Go do it!

Thank Harry F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks Avo for he great experience, would defintely recommend. Felt safe and everyone was great! Nothing to fault and so much fun.

Thank Brendan A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such an amazing experience. The dive instructors Harry and Brett made the experience ten times better. They were helpful in and out of the water, your safety is their utmost priority along with ensuring you are enjoying yourself. A good sense of humour too. Thank...More

Thank sarah_wadick
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I was a bit concerned about getting into a tank full of sharks, but in the briefing Brendan went through all of the misunderstood "facts" about sharks and to summarise they're basically big puppies. All the animals in this particular shelter were rescued or born...More

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Hi just had to share my experience with you me and my husband and friend all went to Manly it was fun filled we went to the Aquarium it was amazing and later we walked around shops cafes we had a very layed back afternoon...More

Thank Svetlana1970
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Up close and personal with Grey Nurses and giant Rays. Awesome. Watch out for the turtles, they are the real worry, they just keep going through, don't be in their way.

Thank Leigh C
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is a MUST DO experience! Unforgettable memory and worth the value of money. I want to say a big THANK YOU to instructor (Evo) for his efficiency and professionalism in assuring and looking after me since i was a bit scared as it was...More

Thank narimanmostafa
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

For a person who never dove before this experience went sooo well than I expected! Such a safe environment, detailed briefing and a practise before diving to ensure you got it all right. Not to forget the experienced friendly instructors who pays so much attention...More

Thank Nariman A
A 40-minute ferry ride from Circular Quay will take
you to the famous northern beach of Manly. The beaches
here are perfect for learning to surf or spending the
day sun-tanning. The walk from Spit Bridge to Manly is
a great way to experience Sydney Harbour Bay and the
Australian bush land. Along the foreshore, there are
plenty of watering holes and wine bars with excellent
cuisine. There are plenty of kid-friendly restaurants
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Jason H
22 August 2017|
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Response from Chris F | Property representative |
Hi Jason H, You are correct, we do not use a cage. We do take extensive measures to ensure that our guests are safe and well prepared for their dive. This includes having an instructor ratio of one to every two guests... More
8 January 2017|
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Response from Leigh C |
You're accompanied by an instructor throughout the experience, including explaining how to use the equipment and dive safely, and doing some training in a little pool attached to the aquarium.
14 August 2016|
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Response from ryandensley1986 | Reviewed this property |
There go through a training video with you and safety instructions and then take you down and get you changed up ready.