Looking to scuba dive in Byron Bay? Well join our good buddies at Byron Bay Dive Centre for an awesome day underwater at one of the top dive sites in Australia!
Julian Rocks is world renowned and this Marine Reserve is home to some incredible underwater creatures – including turtles, rays, shoals of fish and heaps of Wobbegongs!
If you’re diving surfing the winter period cruise alongside Grey Nurse sharks, an experience you’ll never forget!
For those wanting to scuba dive in Byron Bay during the warmer summer months keep yours eyes on the blue for your chance to spot Manta Rays or Leopard Sharks.
It’s a dive site that will keep even the most experienced divers occupied!
Introductory Scuba Dive
Never scuba dived before? No worries – an introductory scuba dive in Byron Bay will teach you all the basic skills needed to explore the underwater world. You’ll joined an experienced and certified instructor who will run you through everything in the heated pool, making sure you’re feeling confident before heading out to Julian Rocks.
They’ll be by your side throughout the dive and you can reach a max depth of 12m.
Already a certified PADI or SSI diver? Perfect! Jump on a certified scuba dive and explore below the surface. If you don’t have a dive buddy with you that’s no worries, they’ll pair you up with someone of equal experience level so you can dive safely.
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-This course takes approximately 5 hours to complete. The course includes equipment hire, one swimming pool lesson and one dive at the Julian Rocks Marine Reserve with an instructor.
-All confined water training is conducted at the dive shop, an instructor training facility, located in the heart of Byron Bay. Here we have a fully equipped classroom and a training pool heated to 25 degrees Celsius.
-If you have always wanted to try scuba diving this is the course for you, no experience is neccessary.
Our Dive Site: Julian Rocks
Here the reserve is home to three different species of sea turtle, an assortment of rays including mantas, hard and soft corals, friendly wobbygong sharks and over four hundred different species of fish. All of this is only a five-minute boat ride from Byron Bay.
What to bring: Swim suit & towel, Dive certification.
– Please note that we require a mininmum of 2 people to be booked at each time for the Introductory Dive to run*.
*We can run an Introdcutory Dive for 1 person at an extra charge of $65.00 per person
Daily at 6.30am, 9.30am and 12.30pm*
Allow approx 5 hours
Please note we are closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day
The Byron Bay Dive Centre caters for all levels of diving experience. Join one of our guided dive trips and let our dive crew show you one of Australia’s most spectacular dive sites.
Whether you are an experienced diver, recently certified or haven’t dived for some time we will ensure you enjoy a safe and rewarding diving experience at Julian Rocks.
We provide all equipment hire (if required), the boat ride (on which we frequently see dolphins) and a dive guide to show you around on a dive of up to 50 minutes.
When you return to the dive shop there are hot showers and our dive crew will help you fill out your logbooks and identify some of the creatures you saw.
Daily at 8.00am, 11.00am and 2.00pm
Approx 2.5 to 3 hours
– Underwater digital camera hire for $45.00, all the photos and videos will be burnt to a CD after the tour.
Open date tickets please give 7 days days notice to book. All bookings MUST reconfirm 48hrs in advancer. Ph: 1800 243 483 or 02 6685 8333 or from outside AU: +61 2 6685 8333.
Please bring swimmers and a towel.
Please note that we have a 48 hour cancellation policy. This means that if you need to cancel or change a booking for any reason, we need to know 48 hours before the activity is due to commence. If cancellation or change is made after that time, we charge a 100% cancellation fee. If this is a problem, please contact us immediately.
Please note that if you have not dived in 12 months or more you will be required to complete a refresher course prior to the dive, please contact us immediately to arrange this (24 hours notice is required).
Byron Bay Dive Centre
Free Phone: 1800 243 483 Phone: 02 6685 8333
9 Marvel Street Byron Bay 2481 Australia