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South West Rocks Dive Centre

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“fish rock cave”(28 reviews)
5/98 Gregory Street, South West Rocks, New South Wales 2431, Australia
+61 2 6566 6474
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 24 August 2014

There are dive operators and there are dive operators… and when it comes to streamlined, comfortable dive expeditions, SW Rocks Dive Centre has its act together. It is definitely the most organised operation and perhaps the best dive site itself too. The first Dive Centre...More

10  Thank Lilla C
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 9 November 2014

We spent two days diving with this centre and had 4 boat dives. Organisation and equipment are very good, as are most of the personnel. Diving is excellent. However, one of the guides (his name is Mike) disappeared during a dive a left the group...More

5  Thank Filippo D
Peter H, Owner at South West Rocks Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2014

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad to hear that you had a great experience with the South West Rocks Dive Centre. But I am sorry to hear you had an issue with one of our Dive Masters. Mike...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This was on my bucket list from the first time I heard about this amazing diving site. We saw whales, a seal and turtle before we entered the water. Once in the water we were exposed to thousands of fish, grey nurse sharks, wobbegong sharks,...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2018

South West Rocks Dive Centre is a great family run business, with a professional and friendly team who clearly love what they do and genuinely want to share the incredible diving that SWR has to offer with you! Their safety is paramount, with well maintained...More

Thank Aimee M
Reviewed 16 June 2018

This is the second time I have dived with this company and they never fail to deliver. Firstly the dive site itself is truly special with the resident grey nurse sharks there on every dive. Then there is the cave, the turtles, loads and loads...More

Thank Mervyn T
Reviewed 13 May 2018

SWRDC is very professional from booking to diving. The destination was a very last-minute addition to my trip, and they were wholly accommodating as I tried to figure out when and how I could get there. SWRDC was hands-down the best of the five dive...More

1  Thank Wendy x
Reviewed 28 March 2018

I recently visited Australia and a dive at Fish Rock Cave was definitely on my 'must do' list after the weather was against me the last time I was there. I stayed two nights in the bunk house accommodation and did two days diving with...More

2  Thank Anna N
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Really enjoyed my day of diving with these guys. Had booked two days but Mother Nature didn't want us to play for the first day. Anyway, got to get out there and experience the fantastic diving at Fish Rock. First dive was into the gutter...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Great dives as expected. Lots of sharks, queensland groupers, rays, and more. Lovely crew and nice boat.

Thank Brett G
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

The guys at the dive centre were awesome!! Disappointed we couldn't dive one of the day's booked, but we were told well before hand this could occur. The day we did dive was so very memorable. My first drop included the loss of a heavy...More

Thank Kylie95
Reviewed 9 January 2018

I highly recommend diving with the SWR dive team and their awesome dive location Fish Rock. The knowledgeable dive crew made our day with their enthusiasm and love for what they do. The dive gear was of high quality and professionally organised. Firstly, diving up...More

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

If you come across this page or SWR dive centre web page you should consider yourself pretty lucky because you’ve just found the best operator you’ll prolly ever dive with in your life. Fish Rock Cave is an incredible memorable experience - these guys will...More

Thank Alessia S
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Phillip W
24 May 2018|
Response from Peter H | Property representative |
Hi Phillip, Unfortunately we don't take whale watching trips as we are only licenced for dive charters. I would try Jetty dive in Coffs Harbour as they have a whale watching boat and run trips most days. you can get them... More