Shore diving for experts.

Going SCUBA diving from shore dive can be very enjoyable and relatively simple to do. Although, as with boat diving, when shore diving there are also a few specific yet relatively simple things you can do to help make things go smoothly. Before we get into detail… Wellington and many places around NZ and oversea’s […]

Exposure Protection – What can I buy to keep me warmer?

Having the right diving thermals and dive gear offering exposure protection while diving can make a significant difference to your diving. It’s not just about keeping warm enough either, in some cases it’s quite the opposite. If you’re not already using a Wet Suit, these make a considerable difference and 7mm either one or two […]

PADI Rescue Diver Course; a cornerstone of great SCUBA diving..

Taking your PADI Open Water Diver course is an exhilarating, fulfilling and empowering experience. On the PADI Advanced Open Water Course, divers learn to explore more and gain confidence underwater. So what is the PADI Rescue Diver Course for then you ask.. Why take a PADI Rescue Diver course? Often divers are unsure of the […]

Recreational & Technical Diving. What we offer.

Learning to Scuba Dive is a life changing experience that opens up a whole new world beneath the oceans surface to explore (in fact it’s the other 71% of our planet!) At NZ Sea Adventures, we have been training Scuba Divers locally since 1989 with an excellent reputation for quality and service.

Is SCUBA Diving a safe and care free leisure activity?

At NZ Sea Adventures we hear about peoples concerns with SCUBA diving and safety.  Things like “I heard somebody had an accident!?”  “Can you get the bends?”  The answer to these and many safety concerns are often yes, these things can and do happen.  The truth is however that these are usually very isolated incidences […]

Women in Diving

When we look at an average class of diving students, they are still predominantly male. This is no surprise as surveys of people identify the misperception that diving is a male activity. This probably stems from the military origins of diving and the fact that in those early days, training was designed to pass the […]

Night Diving – Awe and Exhilaration

Have you ever gone out at Night and felt the excitement in the air? That’s what Night Diving is like except much more exhilarating! Entering the water by torch light is a thrill to say the least. It is a great way to explore and experience the excitement and awe of the underwater world as […]

Are you Medically Fit to SCUBA dive?

Did you know that as a Recreational Diver, you are supposed to check the R.S.T.C. Medical Statement annually or if you have been sick? It’s really easy to do and may not cost you anything, just a moment of your time. Have a quick ready through the Front page and answer the questions honestly to […]

Learning to SCUBA Dive in 2019.

With talk of sharks and Orca in our waters this summer, post apocalyptic films everywhere and so much about plastic pollution in the media, it can be difficult to see the lighter side of life. All these things may have us struggling to see the reasoning behind getting into underwater sports? Safety, not and issue […]