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Remote Area Dive

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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...more
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16 Dean St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4721 4425
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my second trip to Pelorus Island with Jason and the RAD team. While the weather was not as good as Mother Nature could have done, the dives were excellent. We had one young man taking his Rescue divers course, me taking my Full...More

Thank Milton S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great way to see coastal fringing reefs. Plenty of little critters to check out, fast boat, fun crew. Lots of training options too.

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Some of the best diving in Australia I have done and if you can do the two day overnight trip it is well worth it for your dive addiction. Around Pelorus and Orpheus islands we visited 5 different sites with each one having its own...More

20  Thank S D
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

This is the sort of experience you want when you travel. An authentic and intimate excursion with consummate professionals who can adapt to your every will or insecurity. And most importantly, who are just great people to get on with. Jason and his team have...More

20  Thank Will M
Jason M, General Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2018

Hi Will, It was so great to meet you and your partner and take you out diving on the Great Barrier Reef. We were both diving like PROs 😉 and we look forward to seeing you again. Thank you for the amazing review and I...More

Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Great trip to pelorus and Orpheus with Jason and the dive team - loads of time for diving and snorkelling - beautiful reef and sea life! Can’t wait till next trip

20  Thank steve g
Jason M, General Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Hi Steve, Thank you for your review and we are glad yourself and Erin enjoyed your day out with us. We always try our best to show the best of the Great Barrier Reef and we look forward to seeing you both again.

Reviewed 19 January 2018

I took my 2 children snorkeling with Remote Area Diving and was impressed with what they offered. I’ve been to Cairns and out to the Great Barrier Reef and was very disappointed. At least with RAD the kids could touch and see the coral and...More

21  Thank melaniead2018
Jason M, General Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Hi Mel, We are super excited to hear that Maddy, Ash and yourself all enjoyed your trip to the reef with us. We really pride ourselves on providing a service to accommodate divers, non Divers and children so everyone has a great day out. We...More

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Had an awesome Boxing Day dive with RAD!! Very quick boat ride from Lucinda to the islands, relaxing atmosphere, great crew and funky tunes 👍🏼 Would highly recommend to all age groups. We will be back. Thanks RAD

20  Thank MadfortheoceanMel
Jason M, Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Hi Mel, Thank you very much for your review, I'm glad Dan and yourself had an amazing day and enjoyed the trip overall. We look forward to seeing you again soon and taking you both on one of our overnight Weekend Safari's.

Reviewed 1 December 2017

I have delayed writing this review because I had hoped to have some kickarse photos to share that would show just how amazing my dive trips were, unfortunately I am not so skilled at underwater photography so you will have to use your imagination. I...More

31  Thank BethanyBif
Jason M, Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Hi Beth, Thank you for your amazing review here on trip adviser. I was absolutely blown away by the kind words you had to say and we are happy that you and Julian enjoyed your visit while you were here. I am stoked to hear...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I took my daughter on a weekend dive safari (I have dived with these guys before) and she loved it. The crew are amazing and keep everyone entertained, fed and hydrated for the whole trip. The boat is comfortable and super easy to dive off,...More

20  Thank JPWilso
Jason M, General Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Hi, Thank you for the great review we also enjoyed having you both on the Safari as well. Hope to see you again in the coming months for some more amazing diving. RAD Team

Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had a fun weekend diving with RAD on Pelorus island, 5 dives over 2 days, bush camping in the island watching whales, lots of food, and nice easy going crew. This is not for someone who wants to be pampered though.

20  Thank Cindy H
Jason M, Manager at Remote Area Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hi Cindy, Thank you for the awesome review, we really enjoyed having yourself and Steve along for the weekend and look forward to seeing you again. Hopefully next time we can find the clown fish for you. Jason

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