Technical Boat Dive - Tec 2 Dives
Sydney Dive Charters operates fortnightly technical boat dive - Tec 2 dives, departing Saturday mornings at 0700am from Sydney Harbour. Our purpose built dive charter boat picks up and drops off from Rose Bay wharf and Little Manly boat ramp. Sydney Dive Charters operates dives to a variety of shipwrecks and deep reefs, such as ‘The Peak”. We also operate from Pittwater’s Careel Bay Marina, Botany Bay and Port Hacking to several wrecks located offshore from these Harbour’s. Sydney Dive Charters technical boat dives - Tec 2 dives are for technical divers who are certified by any agency such as GUE, PADI, SSI to dive 51-78metres.
Why Join Sydney Dive Charters for Technical Boat Dive - Tec 2 Dives
Our purpose built commercial Kevlacat carry’s 6-8 tech divers using twin 18 cylinders or CCR rebreathers. Divers stage cylinders and scooters are stowed in twin dive racks and each diver has an onboard crate for other equipment. The dive boat has twin 300hp outboards and comfortably reaches any technical boat dives Tec 2 dive site in under 60min. At this level of diving and depth of dive sites we can deploy a shot line or anchor depending on the dive teams preference. Our Catamaran is a very stable platform to dive from, easy to enter and exit the water using twins 18s or CCR’s while carrying multiple stages.
The Master and crew have a lot of experience in Tec 2 technical diving, and will provide assistance gearing up and entering and exiting the water. The crew will pass in and collect stage cylinders and scooters as required. The Master will coordinate with the dive team, so he can provide safe surface support while decompression is done, either under the boat or by drifting.
Technical Boat Dive - Tec 2 Dive Sites
Sydney’s coast has hundreds of shipwrecks and many shipwrecks are yet to be located. Some of the wrecks we dive were ‘lost at sea’. The RAN, Royal Australian Navy, used some ships as target practice such as the HMAS Encounter, which we dive regularly. Sydney Dive Charters operates to over 25 dive sites in the Tec 2 depth range; we have been extensively exploring the Peak reef and have some truly outstanding dive sites located on this deep offshore reef.
Sydney Dive Charters provides hot drinks, light snacks and spray jackets during the return journey.
Minimum Certification - Tech 50
Recommended Minimum Experience - 100 logged dives
Recommended Gas - As Required
Deco Gases - As Required
Depth Range - 51-78 metres
SINGLE DIVE RUNTIME - 4-5HRS
BOAT DEPARTS – LITTLE MANLY BOAT RAMP OR ROSE BAY WHARF
SEA SICK MEDICATION RECOMMENDED
Due to adverse weather conditions the Master can change dive sites on the day.
***Click here to see our 'Wreck dive sites'
*** Check out our dive calendar to see availability for this dive site.
***Sydney Dive Charters caters for open circuit, CCR, side mount and scooters. Numbers on board are limited to 6-8 due to the amount of dive gear required.
*** For more information on wreck see link http://www.environment.gov.au/heritage/historic-shipwrecks/australian-national-shipwreck-database