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  • Gif - PADI Master Scuba Diver, NZ Sea Adventures, Dive Courses, Wellington

    Tips & Hints: Getting your Master Scuba Diver rating

    It’s all about getting out SCUBA diving… Finding the time to get out diving after your course with the dive instructor can be hard, you’ve got all those other things that come up that just don’t seem to let you get away…. Make time: The answer is simpler than you think.  What you need to […]

  • constant mass flow Technical diving wellington-min

    Constant Mass Flow – KISS mCCR

    The KISS CCR is an mCCR or manual CCR. That means it does not rely on a solenoid to detect and inject oxygen when the PPO2 drops. The KISS PPO2 is controlled by two events. The first is an orifice through which oxygen flows constantly at a set rate. The second is the manual add […]

  • Wellington Drysuit diving diver suits equipment course specialty NZ Sea Adventures

    The Wonders of Drysuit Diving

    Drysuits are heavy, uncomfortable, expensive and difficult to operate…  Said somebody at some stage but have you ever dived one?  Yes they do cost more than Wetsuits but will out-perform any wetsuit on any given day in all temperate diving conditions.  They are convenient in that you don’t need to dry off afterwards and don’t […]

  • Wellington Dive Diving Adventures, NZ Sea Adventures Dive Trips, Courses, Experience and Exploration

    The Value of Continuing Education for Scuba Divers

    Modern technology and advancements in scuba diver training have seen many a scuba diver certified with the minimum of time and effort.  In as little as 4 days you can become a certified PADI Open Water Diver!  This is great news for people looking to take up the sport and get out diving with your […]

  • Dive Diving Fins. NZ Sea Adventures Scuba Diving Wellington

    Choosing the right pair of diving fins

    With the variety of fin types, styles and material used it’s sometimes a little confusing when trying to decide on the right diving fins for your activity.  Will they do what I need them to do properly, do they fit, what’s a split or blade fin, open heel or full foot.  What fin’s do or […]

  • Divemaster 250x250, New Zealand Sea Adventures, Wellington SCUBA Leader, premier dive centre

    Start the Adventure of a lifetime…. TODAY!!!

    Start the Adventure of a lifetime today with the PADI Open Water Diver course at NZ Sea Adventures, Wellingtons Premier Dive Store. Ever wandered what it’s like to be able to breath underwater? Explore the underwater world and see marine life in it’s natural beauty. Discover sunken shipwrecks, dive deep or navigate the trickiest underwater […]

  • Christmas gift ideas for divers. Dive NZ Sea Adventures SCUBA Diving, Wellington

    Get a Diver the right gift for Christmas

    It’s the season for celebration and giving, we all want to give a gift that each of our family members, partner or friend will enjoy.   At NZ Sea Adventures we’re here to help make that happen in any way we can so here are a few ideas: Safety gear The no.1 thing on every divers […]

  • PADI Instructor Development Course, Wellington SCUBA Diving, Dive NZ Sea Adventures

    Becoming a PADI SCUBA Instructor

    Nowadays, a PADI Instructor qualification is more transportable than a degree – and it has the additional benefit of being recognised world-wide in over 183 countries in which PADI has established over 6200 Dive Centres or Resorts. Our graduates from the New Zealand Sea Adventures Instructor Development Centre are in training situations in New Zealand, […]

  • DAN PP Buoyancy, Wellington SCUBA Diving, Dive NZ Sea Adventures

    Buoyancy Control (via DAN)

    It’s not surprising that the most common injuries among divers are related to buoyancy issues—barotrauma, uncontrolled ascents, marine life injuries and more could be prevented with some practice and attention to detail. Inefficient buoyancy control can result in descending deeper than planned, altering the intended dive profile and potentially increasing air consumption. Constant adjustments to […]