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Jetty Dive Centre

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398 Harbour Dr | The Jetty Strip, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Friendly and professional dive centre

My husband and I had a great experience with Jetty Dive. Mike and Deb went out of their way to be... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
KellyJfromBrisbane
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Professional, knowledgeable and friendly

I’ve done two PADI certificates with Jetty Dive now and can’t wait to go back. They are so... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Heidi S
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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.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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398 Harbour Dr | The Jetty Strip, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had a great experience with Jetty Dive. Mike and Deb went out of their way to be helpful and make our diving experience as smooth as possible. All the crew were great too. We had a great time on our two...More

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Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Hi Kelly, Thanks for your kind words, we are glad you enjoyed it. Pity about the visibility, hopefully you will be back and get a better look at it next time! Mike

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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve done two PADI certificates with Jetty Dive now and can’t wait to go back. They are so knowledgeable, professional and friendly. The Solitary Islands are fantastic dive sites - so much marine life and coral.

Thank Heidi S
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

My Girlfriend had visited at Christmas and done the scuba diver certificate. She wanted someone to dive with so convinced me to give it a go (I wasn't keen initially..) I'm so pleased I gave it a go - and with these guys. Instruction and...More

Thank Jamie C
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Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Thanks Jamie! Great to hear that you are going to the next step and signed up for your Open Water Course. We look forward to seeing you again. Mike

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We went for a boat dive to South Solitary Island. The trip was very organised, and the staff were friendly and efficient. The location was great and we are keen to come back for more diving in this unique area!

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I would like to add to the list of 5* reviews. Team at Jetty Dive were very professional but above all else seemed to take a genuine interest in ensuring everyone had a great experience. It helped of course that South Solitary Island is a...More

Thank Paul S
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Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for your kind words Paul, we will pass on your review to the guys. Wasn't the weather and water great too, we must thank Huey too! Regards Mike

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

I was booked on to the Discover Scuba Diving 1 day experience as a surprise - I'll confess to have never contemplated going diving before I turned up! Spent the first afternoon training in the pool, before going out the next morning for a pair...More

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Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thanks very much for your kind words. Stuart is over the moon with his good review. (his head is getting bigger too!) We are so glad you enjoyed it, and hope you continue on and maybe enjoy it more!

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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

My partner and I recently completed the 2 day PADI scuba diving course at Jetty Dive Centre. We had Andrew as our instructor and he is a bloody legend. He created a safe supportive environment with fantastic explanations of what we needed to do whether...More

Thank Iddles
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Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Thank you very much for your feedback and kind words. I will pass on your comments about Andrew. Hope you enjoy your diving and maybe you will come back to us and dive again.

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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

So to start with I am only a beginners diver and always thought I’d be scared to death when I come upon a shark. It turns out they are the most amazing creatures and in my first dive on solitary island we came across at...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

It was such a great experience to sit in speed boat. There were two hosts in the boat, one of them was a driver as well as a guide. He was a very gud and a safe driver. He drove the boat into the far...More

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Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thanks for your comments about our Whale watch trips, by the sounds of it, if you did not get seasick, it would have been a great trip. The good side is that you had a trip that identified you are vulnerable to seasickness and it...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Popped in to check out their gear after visiting their web page. Andrew was just so sweet and helpful and extremely knowledgable about the gear he was selling and of course the local dive conditions. Incredible amount of high quality stock at great prices for...More

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Jetty D, Owner at Jetty Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your great feedback, we try to cater for all the divers needs!

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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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Joseph G
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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