Many think the Whitsundays is just luxury yachts and long white beaches. Think again: Scuba Diving the Whitsundays & the Great Barrier Reef is on offer too

Have you dived the Whitsundays yet?

Many think that the Whitsundays is just a playground for the rich and famous with luxury yachts and long white beaches. Think again: there’s plenty of scuba diving in the Whitsundays and nearby reefs of the Great Barrier Reef.


How to stay safe diving on your tropical dive holiday, where common sense occasionally takes a back seat when scuba divers are in ‘holiday mode’

Tropical Dive Trips: Ten Tips for Safe Diving

Guest blogger, Stan Bugg, DAN Asia-Pacific Director and Instructor, presents some top tips, and Diveplanit’s own correspondent Simon, provides the contrasting real life experiences, like the time he didn’t do a buddy check and stepped off a boat without his mask on!