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Rainforest Scuba

Offering multi award winning diving in a rainforest in platypus waters or your choice of land tour options featuring Finch Hatton Gorge, Eungella and the Mackay Region.

Rainforest Scuba offers you a worlds’ first chance of a lifetime to dive in the rainforest’s crystal clear freshwater.

Dive with a large variety of turtles, some as small as a 20 cent piece, while others are pizza pan size.

There are 7 species of fish from tiny and colourful to very large, and of course, Cateelona and Eva our friendly eeltail catfish who let you come up close and personal.

There rare gordian rainbow coloured worms, 3 breeds of freshwater eels that just sit and chill, 3 types of freshwater prawn/shrimp that can grow up to 30cm, and if you’re lucky, you could be in the water at the same time as Penelope and Latisha our resident PLATYPUS.

This is the only dive shop in the world that can offer you a bucket list amazing experience of a life time, to dive in rainforest waters fed from waterfalls with the chance of being in the water at the same time as a platypus.

Suitable for both divers and non-divers alike, starting at age 8, and an activity for all the family.

There is nothing in the water that can sting, bite, or eat you, or drag you away.

More information is available on the Rainforest Scuba wesbite at rainforestscuba.com