Boat Diving Near Swansea
Dive Newcastle offer boat dives over the weekends on most Saturdays and Sundays on the spacious catamaran, Moorish Idol, specifically built for divers. Ian Moore, skipper and vessel owner, is a highly experienced Divemaster and will make sure you have a great dive.
With the cylinder wells conveniently located behind your seat and the storage compartments located just under your feet, the Moorish Idol offers plenty of wiggle room so you’re not crammed up on the ride out. It has been fitted with a dive specific ladder, offering you the option of climbing up with or without your fins, whatever is comfortable for you! Dive Newcastle specialise in small groups, taking anywhere from 4 to 12 divers, giving you a more calm and comfortable dive experience.
One of the best aspects of boat diving at Swansea is how easy it is. The shop is a short walk from where the boat departs. It’s an easy ride out in the calm Swansea Chanel and in total its about ten minutes to the most popular sites around Moon Island just outside the heads. The sites are generally well protected and easy dives with loads to see.