Take a look at our upcoming meetings and trips we’ve got planned:
14 March – Club Trip – Diving the West Coast – Taranaki & New Plymouth
We have booked a trip with Ocean’s Alive to get our and explore their local marine reserve.
Alternative location for a dive if we are blown out: Waikato River drift dive
More details to come
17-19 April – Dive Festival Whitianga
The dive festival is back! We usually have a large group of us to head down and get involved in this fantastic festival. There is a chance of winning a holiday to Beqa Lagoon, Fiji as part of this fantastic event. We have been lucky enough as a club to win this a few times.
The program is shown below:
Friday 17th April
9.00am Dive Zone Underwater Photography Competition
Great Cray Hunt
Beuchat Spear Fishing Comp
5.30 PM Social Evening— At Dive Zone Whitianga—No 10 Campbell St.
Saturday 18th April
8.00 AM—Coastal Diving
1.00 PM Mares Treasure Hunt—$20,000 Prize Pool!
2.00 Dive Zone PADI Team Scuba Olympics Heats
3.00 Mares Major Prize Draw
3.30 ish Dive Zone PADI Team Scuba Olympics FINALS
5.30 pm Viking Dinner Party!!
Sunday 19th April
9.30 am BBQ Breakfast Prize Giving—At Stoked
11.00 am Coastal Dive
Grand Prize Draw Rules of Entry—Dive Trip for Two to Beqa, Fiji
All entrants must enter:
Dive Zone Underwater Photography competition OR
the Dive Zone Cray Hunt OR
At least one division in the Beuchat Spear Fishing Comp, plus all of the below:
Mares Treasure Hunt
Dive Zone Scuba Olympics
Viking Dinner at Stoked Restaurant
Sunday BBQ breakfast at Stoked on The Esplanade
If you are keen to join us, make sure you email the club firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com to get your name on the list.
Get involved with this event, we are usually the largest club there 🙂
1-3 May – Tecfest, Taupo
A great opportunity to try out some different gear and learn new skills. Order your tickets at www.tecfestnz.com
Tickets are $125 for the weekend with options for accommodation also.
22-24 May – The Whai Liveaboard
The ultimate hunter/gatherer weekend – crays, fishing and great diving. $420 for the weekend includes food and air fills for up to 6 dives.