Open Water

Want to Learn to Dive? AUUC offers an Open Water course with Dive HQ Westhaven and PADI. The PADI Open Water course will certify you to dive up to 18m deep, with a buddy, all over the world.

The course involves:

  1. Online theory learning
  2. Written exam
  3. Two pool sessions
  4. Two days of open water diving including two shore dives and two boat dives (weather permitting)

You will need (but we can help with):

  1. transport to and from the pool (Newmarket)
  2. transport to the open water dives (Leigh Coast)

With a competitive rate of $399, which includes all the gear you need, you won’t find a more affordable price!

If the course you would like to do is full, and you would like to be waitlisted in case space becomes available or we add an extra course please email Please note that all our courses are subject to minimum numbers and the weather for the open water dive days (sometimes need to postpone) – we would refund you if the course is cancelled though.

Open Water Courses

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