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Dive Review of Pro Dive in
Australia/Lord Howe Island

Pro Dive: "Great diving and operator", Nov, 2018,

by Donald frazier, CA, US ( 2 reports with 2 Helpful votes). Report 10724 has 1 Helpful vote.

No photos available at this time

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations 4 stars Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 5 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling 4 stars
Value for $$ 5 stars
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments The operator coordinated with resort management to get us to and from the boat everyday and drove us personally if needed. The staff, boat crew and dive masters were patient, knowledgeable had an excellent attitude. The Diving was wicked cool. The boat ride to dives spots were occasionally rough but thatís the weather. This is a remote location and Pro Dive preformed many roles excellently. I want to return to this place and this dive operator.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving North Pacific, Central Pacific, South Pacific, Thailand, Red Sea, South America, Central America
Closest Airport Lord Howe Island Getting There Fly from Sydney

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy, rainy, cloudy, dry Seas choppy, surge
Water Temp 67-70°F / 19-21°C Wetsuit Thickness 7
Water Visibility 50-100 Ft/ 15-30 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Buddy, depth
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 5 stars Tropical Fish 5 stars
Small Critters 5 stars Large Fish 3 stars
Large Pelagics 3 stars

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter 5 stars Boat Facilities 2 stars
Overall rating for UWP's 4 stars Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments The boat facilities were zero on the R.I.B. Just what you would expect. The crew would help you with entering the boat after diving which again is really all you can expect. The camera help was good enough for the boat size and set up.
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