Performance Diver was established in 1998 and has since grown to become New Zealand's largest dive stockist.
We are a PADI 5 Star IDC centre, so we can train divers at all levels from the complete beginner right through to Instructor and beyond!
We pride ourselves on offering the highest levels of customer service and the lowest possible prices.
LARGEST SCUBA DIVING PRODUCT RANGE IN NZ
BEST PRICE - OR WE'LL BEAT IT
PROUDLY 100% NZ OWNED
Whether you're looking to begin your diving adventure with the entry level PADI Open Water, continue your dive education with the Advanced Open Water or a Specialty course or even take that professional step as a Divemaster or Instructor, Performance Diver is here for you!
John has been involved in the Pacific diving scene for as long as anyone can remeber. He prides himself on providing divers exactly what they need!
KEVIN HODGSON - Training Manager
Kevin has been diving these waters for longer than he'd care to admit, and with that comes a weath of knowledge of our local diving sites!
ADAM WHATTON - Retail Manager
Adam has a wealth of experience in SCUBA retail and Instructing, both here in NZ and overseas. He's always more than happy to help get you the right gear for your diving needs!
GO PRO CAREER IN DIVING
Start your path to Instructor today!
Become a PADI Divemaster!
Divemaster is the first step on the PADI Pro ladder. Click here for more info!
Join an Instructor Development Course!
Here is where we teach you how to be a PADI instructor. Working with our Course Director you'll perfect your teaching skills and in water demonstration abilities while massively imcreasing your SCUBA knowledge.
Take the PADI Instructor Exam!
As well as becoming a EFR Instructor, The PADI Instructor exam is the final step to become a SCUBA Instructor!
"Highly recommend these guys!!! If you're ever after some good gear, an amazing trip or to complete a diving course they are great PADI instructors that will make it an experience of a lifetime!"