Lord Howe Island off the east coast of Australia, just a 2 hour flight from Sydney or Brisbane, is one of the worlds most beautiful World Heritage listed islands surrounded by a NSW Marine Park. Warm tropical waters and cooler currents have created a diverse range of marine life, a unique mix of both tropical and temperate water fish. In short, a diving paradise!
The time has come for us to farewell our beloved dive boat - Explorer IV. Explorer IV is retiring after 20 years with Pro Dive Lord Howe Island! To celebrate its time as part of our dive family, we're dedicating a week of appreciation with daily photo posts from past to present along with an #Explorer4 diver photo comp on Facebook! Follow our page to get involved!
On 4th January of this year, one of the largest privately owned super yachts made their way to little ol’ Lord Howe Island. The Octopus spent their New Year celebration moored at the Sydney Harbour and then decided on a short visit to our little island paradise for as much scuba diving as they could fit in. Having sent one of their live aboard dive instructors to the island a week before to check out the island and diving, they asked us to be their local dive guides during their stay! The Octopus arrived early morning and Divemaster Ivana excitedly hopped aboard the Octopus just after sunrise to guide them 20km south of island to Ball’s Pyramid. By 9am the...
We'd like to welcome Stella Maynard from Sydney who has recently joined the Pro Dive Lord Howe Island team. Stella flew in yesterday afternoon and is already on her way to a dive this morning at 'The Triangle'! We're looking forward to mentoring Stella for the next 4 months.