Archive for September, 2012

scuba diving courses cape town


We offer a complete range of Padi scuba diving courses in Cape Town for the beginner to the more advanced. We run many speciality Padi scuba diving courses as well. So if you are considering a career in scuba diving we can get you there.

All scuba diving courses comes with full scuba rental for the duration, all Padi student diver packs, registration and certification on completion. Most of the diving during our summer months is done in Simons Town False Bay. Where the waters can peak to a 22′ Deg.


dive centers cape town


Scuba Shack Diving has available full sets of rental equipment, both for courses and for divers doing shore and boat dives.

We will organise all your Scuba equipment requirments for your diving needs and for divers who just need full scuba gear to rent for their dives.

We can arrange to supply all the gear necessary to stay warm in our Cape Town waters. A proper fitting wetsuit is absolutley essential.

Bcd’s and regulators are Scuba Pro, one of the markets leaders in the world for Scuba gear which makes Scuba Pro a logical choice.

Scuba Pro has a vast choice of excellent Bcd’s, Wetsuits, Masks, Fins and Regulators to choose from. So if you are unsure of where to start and what options are available call Justin and he will help you make the right choice.

If it is a Dive Computor, Camera, Compass you need there is a vast range available.

Weight sytems are supplied by Bright Weights. There are several different weight systems depending on your needs, to provide you with a more balanced and comfortable. You dont need to put all your weights in a belt around your waist.

cape town scuba diving


If you are planning a scuba diving trip to Cape Town, we will gladly arrange all your Scuba Diving requirements and accompany and guide you to some of the most spectacular dive sites in Cape Town.  If you are visiting and have time, we can offer you many Padi Scuba Diving Courses. From a one day Discover Scuba Diving course, to the first certified Padi Open Water course, that takes 3 days.

We can offer full equipment rental and a complete range of diving gear.

If you have decided to buy your own diving gear, we have a large selection of Scuba Pro gear, including wetsuits, Bcd’s, masks and fins, weights and cylinders, all of which can be purchased along with all those little extras and “goodies” we love and need to have

scuba diving cape town


The weather is getting warmer and so are the seas. The scuba diving season is about to start up in the Cape. We will be offering Padi open water courses twice a month and guided dives daily, this will also include boat dives. Every other Saturday I will be runing refresher courses followed by a shore dive. Snorkeling with the seal will be happening every week, this is a great opportunity for the “non” scuba diver to see theses beautiful creatures. Discoverscuba a one day introduction to scuba diving will be also run daily, allowing those of you who have considered diving but have never got around to it, a taster of scuba diving in Cape Town.