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Remote Area Dive

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16 Dean St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4721 4425
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Fantastic weekend with great staff

I recently completed my PADI Open Water certificate with RAD and had a great time from start to... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2013
RDGrant
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Braunton, United Kingdom
Fabulous weekend

We have just finished an awesome weekend with RAD. They were at every moment professional... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2013
ellavr
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Luton
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Remote Area Dive (RAD) is a family owned and operated business that has evolved from a part time passion to become one of the most successful dive businesses in Townsville. Get in touch to find out how you could be enjoying an authentic aussie campfire meal and sleeping under the stars and experience with the Great Barrier Reef has to offer.
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16 Dean St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Reviewed 12 October 2013

I recently completed my PADI Open Water certificate with RAD and had a great time from start to finish. Reading the reviews below it would seem I am but one of a number of very happy customers and so i won't repeat what has already...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2013

We have just finished an awesome weekend with RAD. They were at every moment professional, friendly, and helpful, with nothing too difficult for them. The camping was well organised and a bit glamping, though toilet limited. The food was terrific - who else gets eggs...More

1  Thank ellavr
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Reviewed 25 April 2013

We were visiting our daughter in Townsville while she attended college and took a scuba/snorkel trip with RAD in April 2013. They were excellent from start to finish! The online registration was very easy and the trip to Bramble Reef near Pelorus and Orpheus Island...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2013

I did my divemaster course with Remote Area Dive and I absolutely enjoyed the whole 2,5 months of it! I learned a lot about the diving industry and made heaps of beautiful dives around Pelorus Island. With RAD I went diving and camping on Pelorus...More

2  Thank MS-SS-2
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Reviewed 14 January 2013

The weekend in Pelorus Island just after xmas 2012 was fantastic. RAD drives you up to Lucinda from their office in Townsville which takes about 1.5 hrs. The trip is comfortable in an air conditioned van and most people at that time in the morning...More

1  Thank Jcohen32
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Reviewed 25 November 2012

We had a trip on Australia and we spend a WE on pelorus island with Remove Area crew. It was a great experience, we were 5, 2 young snorkels , 1 first time diver, 1 open water and one advanced. There was dives or snorkelling...More

1  Thank jeannotArdeche
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Reviewed 22 November 2012

We have been on an Australia trip in 2009 for 4 weeks. Meanwhile we made a weekend dive trip to Pelorus Island with Craig an his team. It was a really amazing experience to stay on the island for one night. The different dives were...More

1  Thank Kerstin H
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Reviewed 4 November 2012

My introduction to diving. What a great experience. With professional instructors that are passionate and want to share how great diving is and want to teach. Was always fun and exciting. For what is provided it is great value for money. looking forward to doing...More

1  Thank jyechristie
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Reviewed 31 October 2012

We completed all our dive courses with remote area dive - from children's Seal courses to rescue courses and specialties. Remote Area Dive was always very professional, friendly and flexible. Overseas visitors with tight schedules were offered special trip and training dates. Weekends on Pelorus...More

1  Thank Simone F
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Reviewed 31 October 2012

I have started scuba diving with Remote Area Dive in 2007. Since then my family and I have been on several trips to local dive sites and overseas locations with RAD. All my kids learned how to scuba dive with RAD, and we now have...More

2  Thank TheSeals5
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