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Posts by - Darren Gaspari

Posts by - Darren Gaspari

Proud owner and active PADI Gold Course Director of Aussie Divers Phuket, a professional and awarded PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Scuba Diving Centre. Member of the PADI Advisory Board for the eLearning modules 2019 and 2020.

PADI Divemaster Aussie Divers Phuket Beach Courses

PADI DIVEMASTER COURSE IN PHUKET, THAILAND

Is scuba diving Phuket Thailand and becoming a PADI Divemaster you dream come true? Here at Aussie Divers Phuket we offer unique PADI Divemaster Internships of up to 4 weeks to turn your dreams into reality. This could be the start of a whole new life for you as a PADI Professional! It’s both challenging and rewarding and you’ll be leading the life you always dreamed of. Imagine your office being on a beach, your daily commute being on a boat heading towards dive sites and your work being underwater – it’s all possible here in Phuket! Take one of our affordable Divemaster programs and you’ll learn how to become a professional [...]

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PADI Advanced Open Water Course Aussie Divers Courses

PADI Advanced Open Water in Phuket, Thailand

Are you planning to go scuba diving in Thailand? Thinking about taking your PADI Advanced Open Water Course in Thailand? Here’s why scuba diving in Phuket must be on your list! Scuba diving in Phuket is everything you would expect from diving in Thailand – beautiful coral reefs, an abundance of fish and stunning underwater scenery. With a range of dive sites to explore, taking your PADI Advanced Open Water in Phuket gives you the chance to explore deeper (up to 30 metres) and see even more. If you are Open Water certified this is your chance to enhance your skills, practice your techniques and experience some of the best scuba d [...]

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Warm Water Scuba Diving Phuket Everything Else

What is the water temperature for scuba diving in Phuket Thailand

We often get asked what will be the water temperature when scuba diving in Phuket of Thailand. Phuket is fortunate that our water temperature is very stable and does not fluctuate much and has some of the warmest waters in the world. Generally the water temperature in and around Phuket is normally a very comfortable 29 degrees Celsius. With a long run of overcast days it may drop to a chilly 28 degrees and if we get an extended run of warm sunny weather it could reach 30 degrees Celsius. Occasionally we have thermoclines come through that will reduce the temperature to 27 - 28 degrees however they are rare. If you are doing a s [...]

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Turtle Scuba Diving Aussie Divers Courses

Learn to Scuba Dive in Phuket, Thailand

Have you always dreamed of scuba diving? Imagine swimming over coral reefs and discovering some of the incredible marine life of Thailand. This is what dreams are made of and it’s all possible when you learn to scuba dive with Aussie Divers in Phuket! The PADI Open Water Course is the first level of diving certificate. You’ll learn how to become a safe, competent and confident diver and you’ll be certified to dive to a maximum depth of 18 meters. When you finish your PADI Open Water Course with us you’ll feel proud of your accomplishments, you’ll have made new friends and you’ll have your ticket to dive anywhere in the [...]

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SHA Plus Hotels for Scuba Diving Phuket

You are traveling to Phuket for your scuba diving and you would like to know which SHA Plus Hotels are close to the pier and have free transfers. Travel time vary greatly in Phuket depending on where you are staying. Some of the resort situated in the north of the island are almost 50km from the pier and are in excess of an hour travel from teh pier. This blog will explain more: Travel Times Around Phuket. Currently transfers are free from Patong, Karon, Kata, Chalong, Rawai and Nai Harn. All other areas have a surcharge and that depends on the distance you are from Phuket. Here is a small list for you. High End Resorts and H [...]

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10 SIGNS YOU ARE IN LOVE WITH THAILAND SCUBA DIVING

Are you in love with scuba diving in Thailand? We know that we are for sure!! Here are 10 signs that you are officially smitten by scuba in the Land of Smiles! 1. Your heart skips a beat at the mention of a scuba diving vacation but then sinks the moment a destination other than Thailand is mentioned. 2. Over half of your wardrobe consists of diving t-shirts from Thailand. 3. Your bedtime reading alternates between diving in Thailand guidebooks, marine life of South East Asia identification books and a Thai language learning book. 4. As soon as you mention scuba diving in Thailand your friends roll their eyes up to heaven. [...]

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Aussie Divers Phuket – Doing Things Right

As with all countries there are rules and regulations for most activities we do. These rules and regulations rules need to followed for a number of important reasons. Two of the most import reasons are 1) To abide by the laws of the country 2) And by doing so, become legally insured by abiding by the laws of the country. Unfortunately, in Phuket as with most countries in the world, there are a small fraction of those that choose not to abide these laws. These normally go undetected until when it matters most….. we there is an accident. Here are a few checks you can do to make sure that your tour agent and Aussie Divers Phuket, are doi [...]

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