2022 Jul Dive Ice and Altitude

Jindabyne, New South Wales

Take your diving to new heights and depths with the PADI Altitude and Ice Diving specialty courses! This is the ONLY course of it’s kind in Australia! If you are looking for a challenge or to do something that even few divers have done, THIS IS IT!! Not only will you be trained to dive under the ice, you will also do your altitude course on a piece of Australian history as we search for Old Jindabyne town in Lake Jindabyne! This course is a prerequisite for anyone planning on diving in Antarctica or the Arctic.

4 Days / 3 Nights / 5 Dives

Cost: $1,800 + travelling expenses 


Friday 23 July 2022             

Fly to Canberra
Private transfer to Jindabyne
Lake orientation and theory

Saturday 24 July 2022

2 dives Lake Jindabyne
Ice diving theory

Sunday 25 July 2022

3 Ice dives

Monday 26 July 2022

Return to Canberra
Fly back to Melbourne

Costs Include:
Private transfers from Canberra Airport to Jindabyne
3 nights accommodation
Kosciuszko National Park entry permits
All air fills including nitrox stage bottle and weights
2 dives in Lake Jindabyne
PADI Altitude Specialty 3 Ice dives
PADI Ice diving Specialty
Whats Excluded:
Travel Insurance
Personal Spending Monies
Excess Luggage Surcharges
Personal dive gear

Gear Requirements:

Mask, Fins, BCD, Drysuit
2 x 1st stages suitable for cold water diving
2 x 2nd stages suitable for cold water diving
2 x SPG 1 x alternate air source
2 x computers (at least one primary and a secondary such as an Oceanic BUD)
Thermals to be worn under your drysuit
Semi-dry gloves (4.5mm minimum)
Hood with bib/skirt (at least 5mm)
Surface Marker Buoy Finger spool reel and cutting device
The second reg set will be used on your stage cylinder which will contain 32% nitrox to aid in nitrogen elimination during safety stops.