DIVE WITH HAMMERHEADS
NZ DIVING HAMMERHEAD EXPERIENCE
The Hammerhead Experience is here for you to enjoy!
Right on Auckland’s doorstep lies the Hauraki Gulf, known throughout the world as a boating paradise. For many divers, this area has a certain mystique. many have heard of it, but few seem to know where it is or have actually dived it. Known for its Hammerhead experience, huge crayfish, and huge kingfish, these dive sites are not to be missed.
DIVE TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
New Zealand Diving run charters from mid January to March to offer divers the opportunity to encounter Hammerheads. Divers are recommended to book early as spaces are limited.
Two dives are provided to increase your chances of an encounter, location is dependent upon individual ability.
Additional opportunities are provided to allow you to snorkel with the hammerheads as well.
New Zealand Diving provides online educational courses for those who would like to learn more about sharks. Details can be found on the SSI Shark Ecology course.
DIVE TOUR DETAILS & INCLUSIONS
Our tour consists of a charter across to Little Barrier where you will be provided with two tank dives at different locations to see the Hammerheads.
A surface interval will provide you with the opportunity to snorkel during your lunch break.
Guides will be provided to ensure yours (and the sharks) safety.
DIVE CHARTER ITINERARY
Our day starts meeting at New Zealand Diving in Warkworth. Divers meet at 08:30am to head out to the launch site.
One dive is conducted in the morning and one in the afternoon. A surface interval will be conducted in between. Dives will be taken at two different sites during the day.
WHAT TO BRING
Remember to bring an appropriate change of clothes, lunch/snacks, water and sunscreen. Dive gear is provided, or you are welcome to bring your own. Don’t forget your underwater camera if you have one!