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December news

Submitted by on Wed, 05 December 2018, 15:09
Not quite a week into Summer and on the back end of one of the wettest Novembers on record, a slight greenish tinge has tainted Port Phillip Bay, this colouring is mainly due to storm water, swollen rivers and creeks flowing into the bay.  Unfortunately, these water flows impact negatively with pollution affecting water quality. Having said that, our first Continue Reading...
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Full face snorkelling masks now at Scuba Culture

Submitted by on Wed, 28 November 2018, 14:09
Full Face Snorkelling Masks are a great alternative to a traditional mask and snorkel for surface snorkeling. It provides increased vision and allows a snorkeler to breath through both the mouth and nose overcoming most of the typical concerns a snorkeler may have to traditional equipment. The SEAC UNICA features completely separate inhalation and exhalation channels plus patented exhaust valves Continue Reading...
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Rock Lobster season opens this Friday!

Submitted by on Tue, 13 November 2018, 16:15
Rock Lobster season opens this Friday! Redboats has a number of dives going out this weekend to provide you with the opportunity of catching yourself some seafood delicacies. To book your boat dives go to: https://secure.netbookings.com.au/tourism/1934/viewtours… To prepare you for the season ahead, here are some useful reminders: 🦀 Make sure you have your yellow 18/19 tags. To order some, visit: www.vfa.vic.gov.au/lobstertag. 🦀 The Continue Reading...
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Freediving Basics course

Submitted by on Thu, 08 November 2018, 14:51
So you’d like to give FREEDIVING a go without having to lash out on a heap of new toys?  Easy!! You can do the FREEDIVING Basics course using your current Scuba mask, snorkel, fins and boots!  Some of the FREEDIVING techniques taught will dramatically impact on your actual SCUBA DIVING with a more relaxed and effective breathing pattern that makes Continue Reading...
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Think local, shop local……

Submitted by on Wed, 07 November 2018, 14:39
SHOP LOCAL FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN Shoppers, you have the opportunity to WIN a $100 gift card… All you have to do is nominate your favourite Whitehorse business and tell us why you like it so much.  Yes, it is that easy! By shopping locally not only will you enjoy a personalised shopping experience, receive the benefit of friendly Continue Reading...
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October news

Submitted by on Thu, 11 October 2018, 14:15
With the footy season over and 4 days this week in the 20’s things are looking up for diving! Diving has benefited from a lack of rain over Winter providing divers with amazing visibility at many dive sites, with windy conditions however often being the factor behind boat dive cancellations. Having said that, our club shore and pier dives have Continue Reading...
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September news

Submitted by on Tue, 04 September 2018, 16:55
Finally it’s over! We’ve seen the back end of Winter!!! WHOOOOHOOOOOO.  But it sure went out with a BANG with the coldest back to back mornings for 60 years! Hopefully Spring brings us warmth and sunshine, no wind and calm seas… Certainly a couple of recent sunny days over the weekend before last got people thinking diving again with some Continue Reading...
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August SCUBA news

Submitted by on Wed, 22 August 2018, 10:55
With a third of our PNG dive crew only returning to Australia on the 27 July following their extension walking the Kokoda track, we look forward to a reunion of all PNG divers and non divers to have a big catch up and to hear all about the Kokoda adventure. Our return from the Gili Islands and PNG has also Continue Reading...
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GILI ISLANDS TRIP REVIEW

Submitted by on Fri, 06 July 2018, 14:24
Only 3 weeks ago, we returned from spending a week with an amazing bunch of divers in the Gili Islands, Indonesia. Without having been there before, I didn’t really know what to expect apart from the feedback from colleagues who had been there prior. I must say that the trip exceeded my personal expectations on all levels and as far Continue Reading...
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Scuba updates & Product recall

Submitted by on Thu, 28 June 2018, 15:02
We’ve got all the info for you, right from the horse’s mouth! Friday 29 June, 7pm, come in and meet Simon Doughty, GM at Fiji’s #1 dive resort – Voli Voli Beach resort!  This presentation will open your eyes at dive travel alternatives that are available to you via our relationship with Voli Voli as an individual, a family or Continue Reading...
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