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Auckland Scuba Dive Shop - Diving New Zealand

Auckland Scuba is a PADI 5 Star instructor Development and TecRec Center.

Want to see and experience how life exists under the sea? Explore a magical underwater world with Auckland Scuba. Learn to dive with one of New Zealand’s leading dive centers. Diving can be an exciting & life changing experience so you may as well learn from the best when you're scuba diving in Auckland.

Auckland Scuba specialise in Scuba Instructor training and have a range of full and part time programs to accommodate anyone interested in taking up a career in scuba diving Auckland or New Zealand wide.

An Extensive Selection of Courses

Auckland Scuba Diving Courses and Certification

Whatever your skill level, whether you are just learning how to dive all the way through to Dive Master and Dive instructor level courses. We have the experienced instructors and facilities you need. In addition, we also offer a range of Technical dive training and certifications for twinsets, sidemount and rebreathers through the PADI TecREC programmes.

A One-Stop Shop for Quality Diving Equipment

To make sure you are well equipped for any diving adventure, we offer a full inventory of high quality diving gear available to hire or for sale. Auckland Scuba also offers great package deals in store. Our Dive Shop at Auckland Scuba has a large retail area with a huge range of international brands, competitive prices and knowledgeable staff.

Our on-site service department provides air fills, tests diving cylinders and will keep your regulators and BCDs in tip top shape.

Diving is what we are all about! So join us on one of our many dive trips, both locally and abroad. Get in touch with us today to learn about our diving courses and trip schedules.

PADI Sidemount Training

PADI Sidemount Diver Expert - Jono Francis

A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to be a part of the Auckland Scuba PADI Recreational Side Mount course. The course consisted of two nights during the week after work, and two days over the weekend. This was a great set up for people who lead busy lives and work full time. The […]

Cylinder Hazard Alert !


Worksafe NZ issued the following “Cylinder Alert Notice” to the industry in December 2016, highlighting worldwide issues with certain cylinders in current circulation: As a result New Zealand Underwater issued the following letter to all associated Cylinder Testing and Cylinder filling facilities: Therefore, Auckland Scuba is no longer able to test or fill cylinders that […]

Teaching a new generation of divers

open water course auckland

Assisting as a DMT on an open water course I don’t think any of us quite realised how much work goes into the planning and logistics of an open water session – especially with a class of 15, 14-16 year olds. From day one we helped the students with their theory and answered any questions […]

Night Diving at the Cavalli Islands

Excitement before the night dive

Night Dive Location: Matauri Bay It is day 3 of our 4 day trip with Auckland Scuba in our DIPSI course. We have spent every day exploring the Cavalli Islands and various bays surrounding this amazing location, but it was time to see it in a different light (or without light). I always get a […]

Callum’s Cavalli Experience

Callum couldn't contain his excitement

The Cavalli Experience What can I say about the Cavalli Islands? Its hidden reefs and protruding pinnacles are truly a sight to behold. The Cavalli Islands are teeming with all sorts of aquatic life. On the first day of our trip we set out to the Cavalli Islands where our first stop was the rainbow […]

Hollis NeoTek

The Hollis NeoTek is a unisex semi-dry suit.

Recently I realised there was a need for change, I was getting cold underwater on long dives so looked into dry suits, realising that the water is gradually warming up I decided not to go for a full dry suit but to try out the Hollis NeoTek semi-dry. It had great reviews on the internet […]