Great Barrier Island Dive Trips
Great Barrier Island, boasting the most diverse dive sites in the Auckland Hauraki Gulf group. Ranging from huge rock formations offering swim thru’s and natural caverns with kelp, soft sponge corals and brightly covered anemones to deep vertical drop-offs attracting large pelagic predators.
Outer Gulf Charter specialises in diving new sites regularly. The Barrier measures 285 sq/km and is 40 km long by 15 km wide – providing a huge underwater environment to explore and there’s always something new to discover…
Great Barrier Island dive trips include 2 dives, sausage sizzle, coffee, tea, hot chocolate & hot soups, hot shower, and a DIVER LIFT. Usually arriving back at Leigh Harbour by 4-5pm depending on weather conditions.
Travel time is approximately 1hr, 10min-1hr, 40 mins depending on our destination, which often includes Kathryn Bay, Wellington Heads, Broken Islands and Pigeon Rocks.
Great Barrier Island Dive Trip – Prices
- $165- divers
- $210 – with 2 tanks and weights
- $265 full equipment hire
- $165 Snorkelers includes mask/snorkel/fin and wetsuit
- $100 Sightseers
- Refresher Course – $275
- Hire Equipment
- Trip Schedule
Our charter vessel the ‘Apollo’ can be hired at $1975 inc GST per day by dive groups or clubs (up to 16 divers). Multi-day trips to Great Barrier can be arranged upon request – just contact Goat Island Dive & Snorkel for more information.
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