Looking for a dive, or wanna learn how?
The Gold Coast has a number of great dive centres to take you out for the day or teach you all you need to know. We’ve taken the dive with a number of the Gold Coast’s best Dive Centres. Pretty much all offer you with the opportunity to see beautiful marine life. Based on service, safety, and the overall experience, we rate these three as the best Dive Centres on the Gold Coast.
1. Devocean Dive
Nestled away in the Southport industrial area on Jackman Street, Devocean Dive provides all you need. They offer a number of different courses, sell quality scuba gear, have regular planned day trips and organise group travel adventures too. The best thing about the guys at Devocean Dive is that they are very experienced, which allows them to provide the perfect balance between a safe environment and a fun environment, so that you can just enjoy the dive. This is a remarkably run PADI 5 Star Dive Centre.
(07) 5528 0655
Unit 38, 3 Jackman Street, Southport
2. Cooly Dive
Cooly Dive is the only accredited Scuba Schools International (SSI) dive shop on the Gold Coast. Their in house shop is stocked with all the latest gear. They also provide gear hire and servicing. Cooly Dive take you out to the best dive sites on the Coast, including Cook Island, Nine Mile Reef and Kingscliff Pinnacles. Personally, we like Cook Island, but all these dive spots are unbelievable. They cater for beginners to the experienced. We found the instructors and staff to be highly experienced and good fun too. They are just so passionate about diving.
(07) 5523 0022
Unit 3-10 Rivendell Drive, Tweed Heads South
3. Kirra Dive
Kirra Dive is a PADI 5 Star Dive Centre and there’s no doubting their passion in teaching newbies how to dive. They offer all the standard courses, plus adventure diving and divemaster courses. Their focus is on teaching you to become the best diver you can be in a safe and exciting environment. Check out their dive calendar for what’s coming up and join the gang at Kirra Dive.
(07) 5536 6622
1/133 Wharf Street, Tweed Heads