Auckland Scuba

Dive Trips

At Auckland Scuba we like to get out diving as much as we can to the best dive sites (why else would you own a dive centre?). Our Auckland Scuba divers make regular trips out across the north island to hit the best scuba spots we can find. Check back with us regularly for the latest list of our planned dive trips.

To book your place on one of our Auckland diving trips either send an email to info@aucklandscuba.co.nz or call us with your trip date, contact phone number, certification level & number of dives.

Minimum Equipment Requirement:

  • Mask, snorkel, fins, boots
  • Exposure protection
  • Quick release weight system
  • Scuba Unit: BCD, regulator, alternate air source,submersible pressure gauge (SPG), dive computer or RDP
  • Surface signalling device - must be audible eg whistle
  • Knife/cutting device

Safety Equipment:

  • You need to provide your own safety equipment, as required, to participate in the activity (eg. sunscreen/sun hat, water, torch, reel and SMB etc)
  • We are happy to advise, please contact us if you have any queries.


Note:

  • All trips are weather permitting and they require a minimum number to run. We reserve the right to cancel or change the destination of any trip to ensure customer and staff safety.
  • Trip does not include guided dives. If you require a dive guide please contact us well in advance.
  • Full payment is essential when booking to secure your place on the boat (you can call us with your credit card details).
  • We would appreciate as much notice as possible if you have to cancel your booking. If you cancel more than one week before the trip we will try to fill your space. If we cannot, then we reserve the right to retain 50% of the trip price.
  • If you cancel within one week of the trip then the full trip price is payable, unless we can find a person to fill your place.
  • Ensure you bring appropriate certification cards for approved boarding as refusal may offend.
  • You will have to sign liability release forms before leaving the shore.
  • You must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and show us proof of vaccination status.
Whakaari Express Dive Boat

Dive Trip
Destination Boat Name Date Region Meeting Point Meeting Time No. of Dives Cost
December
Leigh Coast Hauraki Express 11/12/2021 Auckland TBA 8:30am 2 $130
Little Barrier Hauraki Express 12/12/2021 Auckland TBA 8:30am 2 $180
Tiritiri Matangi Island Whakaari Express 12/12/2021 Auckland Gulf Harbour Marina 8:30am 2 $140
Kawau Island Hauraki Express 18/12/2021 Auckland Gulf Harbour Marina 8:30am 2 $160
Tiritiri Matangi Island Hauraki Express 19/12/2021 Auckland Gulf Harbour Marina 8:30am 2 $140
Leigh Coast Hauraki Express 27/12/2021 Auckland TBA 8:30am 2 $130
Tiritiri Matangi Island Hauraki Express 30/12/2021 Auckland Gulf Harbour Marina 8:30am 2 $140
Kawau Island Hauraki Express 31/12/2021 Auckland Gulf Harbour Marina 8:30am 2 $160
January
Hen & Chicks Hauraki Express 02/01/2022 Northland Marsden Cove Marina 8:30am 2 $160
Hen & Chicks Islands Hauraki Express 03/01/2022 Northland Marsden Cove Marina 8:30am 2 $160
Poor Knights Islands Hauraki Express 08/01/2022 Northland Tutukaka Marina 8:30am 2 $180
Poor Knights Islands Hauraki Express 09/01/2022 Northland Tutukaka Marina 8:30am 2 $180
Poor Knights Islands Whakaari Express 15/01/2022 Northland Tutukaka Marina 8:30am 2 $180
Poor Knights Islands Whakaari Express 16/01/2022 Northland Tutukaka Marina 8:30am 2 $180
Kawau Island Hauraki Express 16/01/2022 Auckland Gulf Harbour Marina 8:30am 2 $160
Alderman Islands Hauraki Express 22/01/2022 Coromandel Tairua 08:30am 2 $180
Alderman Islands Hauraki Express 23/01/2022 Coromandel Tairua 08:30am 2 $180
Kawau Island Hauraki Express 29/01/2022 Auckland Gulf Harbour Marina 08:30am 2 $160
Tiritiri Matangi Island Hauraki Express 30/01/2022 Auckland Gulf Harbour Marina 08:30am 2 $140
February
Hen & Chicks Hauraki Express 05/02/2022 Northland Marsden Cove Marina 08:30am 2 $160
Hen & Chicks Hauraki Express 06/02/2022 Northland Marsden Cove Marina 08:30am 2 $160
Poor Knights Hauraki Express 12/02/2022 Northland Tutukaka Marina 8:30am 2 $180
Poor Knights Hauraki Express 13/02/2022 Northland Tutukaka Marina 8:30am 2 $180
Hen & Chicks Hauraki Express 19/02/2022 Northland Marsden Cove Marina 8:30am 2 $160
HMNZS Canterbury Wreck Whakaari Express 19/02/2022 Northland Bay of Islands Marina Opua 08:30am 2 $160
Hen & Chicks Hauraki Express 20/02/2022 Northland Marsden Cove Marina 8:30am 2 $160
HMNZS Canterbury Wreck Whakaari Express 20/02/2022 Northland Bay of Islands Marina Opua 08:30am 2 $160
March
Poor Knights Whakaari Express 05/03/2022 Northland Tutukaka Boat Ramp 08:30am 2 $180
Poor Knights Whakaari Express 06/03/2022 Northland Tutukaka Boat Ramp 08:30am 2 $180
Poor Knights Whakaari Express 19/03/2022 Northland Tutukaka Boat Ramp 08:30am 2 $180
Poor Knights Whakaari Express 20/03/2022 Northland Tutukaka Boat Ramp 08:30am 2 $180
June
Cairns Queensland Australia - Minke Whales 22/06/2022 International Auckland International Airport TBA 14+ From $3695 *includes Flights, Accommodation & liveaboard**