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by scubadoc
Sat, 05 Jun 2010 1:46 pm
Forum: Dive Destinations
Topic: Spirit of Freedom - April 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 3881

Spirit of Freedom - April 2010

Another great trip with a really good operator. This was a 8 day live aboard 'The Spirit of Freedom' which operates out of Cairns travelling to the outer reef as far north as Osprey Reef. We left Cairns on the Monday at midday, motoring out of the harbour in sunshine with the city of Cairns fast dis...
by scubadoc
Tue, 24 Nov 2009 6:17 pm
Forum: Dive Destinations
Topic: Uepi Island, Solomon Is. Trip - November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 3488

Uepi Island, Solomon Is. Trip - November 2009

Our latest dive trip was to Uepi Island in the Solomon Islands and I think I can safely say that all 12 divers had one of the best dive holidays ever. Where else can you snorkel with Manta Rays before breakfast, have a wall dive in the morning, then snorkel with a huge school of black tip reef shark...
by scubadoc
Thu, 22 Mar 2007 4:53 pm
Forum: Dive Gear and Equipment
Topic: Hire Gear
Replies: 3
Views: 4562

Hi Niel,

Pete has full kit except, fins/ boots, mask/snorkel.
(Need to purchase their own.)
by scubadoc
Tue, 16 May 2006 11:27 am
Forum: Hanging On the Deco Line
Topic: Pet Peeves And Saftey Concerns For New Divers
Replies: 2
Views: 4642

Pet Peeves And Saftey Concerns For New Divers

Many of us had to learn much of what we know "the hard way". This summary from divers of all experience levels and regions will hopefully serve as a guide to improve diver safety and enjoyment. 1) When boat diving in the open ocean carry appropriate surface markers with you. Devices like a...
by scubadoc
Tue, 16 May 2006 10:53 am
Forum: Dive Destinations
Topic: Share Your Experiences, Or Ask For Advice
Replies: 0
Views: 3255

Share Your Experiences, Or Ask For Advice

If you are looking for advice about a dive destination, then ask away. Chances are someone has already been there and can offer you some valuable advice. Thus you can get the scoop on where to go, where to stay, and who to dive with. Dived somewhere recently? Then post your experiences here. The goo...
by scubadoc
Tue, 16 May 2006 10:42 am
Forum: Dive Gear and Equipment
Topic: Use this Forum to...
Replies: 2
Views: 4612

Use this Forum to...

Got a question on scuba equipment? Well search for your answer here. Can't find an answer. Well then, ask away. Just what are we prepared to discuss here. Well anything related to scuba diving gear and equipement. Still unsure? Well how about this list of ideas: Buoyancy Compensators (BCs) and Weigh...
by scubadoc
Tue, 16 May 2006 10:21 am
Forum: Sea Critters
Topic: Making IDs Easier
Replies: 0
Views: 3376

Making IDs Easier

When posting a "Name that Critter" query, if you will include the following information (or as much of it as you can) it will help a great deal in figuring out what we have... (1) How big is the critter? (2) Where in the world is the critter? (3) What sort of habitat (reef, wreck, sand, ru...
by scubadoc
Tue, 16 May 2006 10:18 am
Forum: For Sale / Offers
Topic: Caveat Emptor - Let the Buyer Beware
Replies: 0
Views: 3799

Caveat Emptor - Let the Buyer Beware

Important Announcement This is a moderated forum, and we reserve the right to remove any post we believe to be suspicious, illegal and/or off topic. Even so, we can't possibly vet everything. Thus we take no responsibility for any transactions that occur via this forum. This forum is a unique porti...
by scubadoc
Tue, 16 May 2006 10:08 am
Forum: S.W.A.M.P (Southern Waters Australian Marine Photographers)
Topic: Posting Photos Within Your Thread
Replies: 2
Views: 4862

Posting Photos Within Your Thread

The only way your photos can appear within your posts is if they are hosted on the Internet somewhere. These instructions were written with that in mind..... 1. Find the photo you want to use. 2. Click on the thumbnail to enlarge it. 3. Click your right mouse button, go to the bottom of the menu and...
by scubadoc
Tue, 16 May 2006 10:05 am
Forum: S.W.A.M.P (Southern Waters Australian Marine Photographers)
Topic: Digital Darkroom
Replies: 0
Views: 3429

Digital Darkroom

This is where you can share the things you've learned about taking those great photos. Or ask questions about the things you want to know. We've seen a huge rise in underwater digital photography. Most people are past the newbie stage and are now learning how to process and manipulate those digital ...
by scubadoc
Tue, 16 May 2006 9:53 am
Forum: Technical Diving
Topic: Warning - Please Read This First!
Replies: 0
Views: 3501

Warning - Please Read This First!

Technical diving is not to be taken lightly. Whether diving in a cave, a wreck, diving deep, or solo diving this type of diving requires great diving skill, discipline, proper gear, physical fitness, and a thorough understanding of decompression procedures and physiology. Technical divers may find t...
by scubadoc
Tue, 16 May 2006 9:45 am
Forum: Sales and Service Questions
Topic: We're Here To Help
Replies: 1
Views: 3622

We're Here To Help

Can't get in to see us at the store to get your questions answered? Well feel free to post your questions in this forum. We'll do our best to reply to them accurately and promptly. And just to keep us honest, anyone who thinks differently will be able to have their say as well. Of course, if you wan...
by scubadoc
Tue, 16 May 2006 9:38 am
Forum: Suggestions and Feedback
Topic: Your Ideas Are Most Welcome
Replies: 9
Views: 7503

Your Ideas Are Most Welcome

We're excited about lots of new changes we have in the works for our new web site. Keep your eyes and ears open for those, although they will be hard to miss when they hit. But once this basic revamp of our web pressence has been completed the door will be open for any neat ideas you may come up wit...