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Jetty Dive Centre

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Scuba Diving lessons and Charter Diving and Snorkelling trips to the Solitary Islands Marine Park. Whale Watching aboard Wildfin, a fast adventure boat, between June and October.
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398 Harbour Dr | The Jetty Strip, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good crew, knowledgeable people, and good communication. First day was cancelled due to conditions and notification was made promptly. Second day had changes due to altering conditions, but good briefings to update group profiles. Recommended to dive with if you find yourself in the area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank theroo513
Reviewed 2 January 2019

Deb and Mike run a good show at Jetty dive ably assisted by Vicky one of their dive masters. Getting 25 punters onto tweo boats is not an easy task at any time but they managed it professionally no mess no fuss. The boats are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CJBurns
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

My brother in law Kevin and myself dived on December 2nd and although arriving late because of being on Queensland time we quickly got underway. Mike and the team are so professional, and the gear is 1st class.we had 2 amazing dives including seeing the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank steve s
Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Thanks for you kind words, Steve. Hope the rest of your trip in Oz is good!

Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We went for a Whale Watching boat cruise with thoughts of sighting very few whales. Due to the great work, enthusiasm, genuine keeness to make all the people on board have a great experience Andrew our Captain went above and beyond all our expectations! Fantastic...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thanks Tigeriamone for your great review! We always like to hear feedback from our guests about our trips, and yours is very good. We are pleased you liked Andrew's work, and like everyone, the Donuts are very popular! Thanks again

Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I realy enjoyed this trip! We saw many whales jumping and splashing. The boat was very comfortable and all spots had great view. The people were very friendly and helpfull, especially because they drove us from the shop to the harbour, because...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

My girlfriend and I had an amazing day out with the Jetty Dive team on their Whale Swim at the weekend. The team were all really friendly and knowledgeable and made sure everyone had a great time and we all managed to see swim with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thanks very much for your Feedback, and great review. We are having a great time with our Whale Swims and feel you can't help but love it, as you have confirmed! Thanks again! Mike

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Loved it! We went on the 9 am trip and because there were more whales jumping on our way back we lingered for an extra half hour... certainly good value for money. Boat felt safe and comfortable, and staff were so cheerful and knowledgeable and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Judy S
Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks for your feedback Judy, glad you enjoyed the Whale Watching trip

Reviewed 16 July 2018

We had an amazing time whale watching with Andrew and Graham. Very knowledgable, and entertaining. We spotted several whales and calves. Kids had an amazing time too.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you so much for your feedback, We are glad you enjoyed the trip. Regards Mike and Debbie Davey

Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The staff at Jetty Dive are very friendly, professional, extremely knowledgeable and experienced. My two teenage daughters and I went on a snorkelling half day trip to Solitary Islands. We were inexperienced with sea snorkelling and all the gear and received very attentive and expert...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We went out in a fantastically comfy boat. The driver was one of the best I have come across and his offsider was full of great information.we had a fantastic time watching the whales breach and fight for a female. I would have to say...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sally W
Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Wow Sally, thanks so much for your recommendation, we are glad you enjoyed it!

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ellajj47
27 February 2018|
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Response from Jetty D | Property representative |
WE have a website with a number of pages on learning to dive. Start with this page under dive courses heading : learn-to-scuba-dive-start-now/ and that will brief you on the different levels of courses you can start with... More
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sachaontheroad
25 September 2017|
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Response from Jetty D | Property representative |
Hi, we do have Grey Nurse Sharks here, December is not the busiest time of year for them, but we can see them, they are great to dive with. We don't attract them they are just cruising about in an area around South Solitary... More
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JosephG2887
29 October 2016|
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Response from Mike D | Property representative |
Hi, We offer snorkelling trips to the Solitary Islands, The weather and sea conditions can vary greatly, so we usually inform people that some experience is needed as we can get some rough conditions. If you can't swim that... More
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