Dive Tweed Heads and enjoy the many shore dive sites it has to offer.
Tweed Heads Shore Dive site is located off Coral Street, Tweed Heads. Tweed Heads dive site has easy access by concrete stairs down to the entry point. Most divers sit down to enter the ocean by the stairs, but there is a second option of a beach entry to the East of the cove.
This entry brings you around to the point and is perfect for drift divers or new divers. Shore diving is the perfect opportunity to improve on your scuba skills at a reasonable cost.
Diving on the Tweed Heads has some remarkable free shore diving. The river is free if you have all your own scuba gear otherwise you can hire out equipment and tanks from Scuba Shane Diving.
Tweed Heads shore dive site is at an average depth of 6 metres to a maximum depth of 12 metres.
You can dive the North rock wall commonly on the slack high tide and it usually has roughly 10 metres of visibility.
Visibility is affected by the rain runoff and is best to avoid after a heavy down poor.
What to expect on your free shore dive Tweed Heads could vary from estuary fish to a lonesome turtle. Normally the octopuses steal the show during the dive and the dolphins are commonly seen while delivering the dive brief.
Water temperature during the winter, does get down to a chilly 19 degrees and during summer can get as high as 27 degrees.
This free shore dive might not be Flinders Reef or Manta Bommie. For a cost effective dive you cannot get past a dive Tweed Heads for an easy dive.
Tanks and equipment are available for hire and we usually are diving weekly with the Open Water Diver Course.