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Dive Rib Boat with scuba divers in the huraki gulf

Dive Boat Adventures.

Join us for an epic boat trip and dive around the Leigh coast.

You will be taken out shown the sights and get to dive this incredible part of New Zealand.

From rocky reefs covered with kelp forests to walls colour and an abundance of fish life

the reefs are home to huge Snappers, Red Moki, Goat-Fish and Triple Fins, as well as schools of Parore, Kahawai, Sweep, Silver Drummers, Trevally.

And that's not all!

We also have Crayfish, Nudibranchs, Octopuses, Stingrays and Eagle Rays

Goat Island's Boat Dive Sites

We have a wide range if dive sites with something for every level of diver. We will always choose a site that is accessible for everyone on the day. 

  • Rocky Reefs. with crevasses and kelp forest, search and you will find so many incredible organisms. 

  • Wall dives. explore large structures with over hangs and hiding holes.

  • Marine Reserves. We have 2 amazing reserves teaming with life.

  • Drift Dives. Let the current do the work and get picked up at the other end.

  • Caves. We have some large caves you could drive a bus into.


NB: Not all dive spots are available at all times, both current and tides have to be right to enter some of them. All our dives are no hunting dives, we take only pictures and leave only bubbles.

Your Dive package includes:

  • A boat trip along the coast to the dive site.

  • An epic guided dive in our slice of paradise.

  • A hot or cold drink after your dive.

Explore the hidden gems diving the Leigh coast with Goat Island Divea
Just a few of the amazing fish that look forward to meeting on your dive!
before you book in.
Equipment.

We have a full range of top-quality modern equipment for hire, but

if you have your own gear, you will be required to:

  • Have well maintained equipment.

  • You must have a signaling devices but audible & visual, SMB/safety sausage and whistle. 
    If you do not have any of these, you can buy them at our Dive Center before the dive. 

If you are thinking of booking in on your own, that is not a problem. During the gear set us we will buddy everyone up and make sure everyone is buddied up with an appropriate dive body.

For bookings with special requirements or alternative dates please click here.

  • The experience is subject to availability and a minimum of 3 persons.

  • Please let us decide if the weather conditions are suitable. We have 25 years experience with access to accurate weather forecasting information, we know when the diving is good!

  • We require a minimum of 48 hours notice for any cancellation for any reason.

  • NB!! THIS OPTION IS FOR CERTIFIED DIVERS ONLY (You must have your scuba diving certification through a recognised training agency (SSI, PADI, NAUI, BSAC, SDI, CMAS etc., minimum Open Water)

  • Please note there is a 2.5% transaction fee for online bookings, this will always be non-refundable if there is a cancelation for any reason.

Epic dive trips with Goat Island Dive.
Diving marine reserves in NZ with Goat Island Dive.
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