The PADI Wreck Diver Course with Academy of Scuba

Experience the thrill of diving into history.

Did you know Victoria is home to over 100 shipwrecks?

Discover what lies inside amazing wrecks and explore beautiful underwater sites responsibly with the PADI Wreck Diver Specialty course.

Whether sunk on purpose as an artificial reef or the result of mishap, wrecks open fascinating windows to the past. Most divers find wrecked ships, airplanes and even automobiles nearly irresistible because they’re intriguing to explore and usually teeming with aquatic life.

Combine with Enriched Air Nitrox Diver Course or PADI Deep Diver Course for an even better experience and save!


 In the PADI Wreck Diver course you will learn finning and buoyancy techniques to help navigate the inside of wrecks effortlessly. We will teach you the correct use of specialised equipment, ensuring you are safe diving the wrecks you love.


It is important to understand how to pick a wreck dive site and plan it properly, to make the most of each dive. Academy of Scuba’s instructors are all highly trained and experienced divers, frequently diving the wrecks in Melbourne, so we offer expert knowledge and advice to every diver. We will also help you make informed decisions on essential equipment investments, offering professional advice and outstanding service.



Wreck diving in Melbourne is world class. Your mind will be blown by the ex-HMAS Canberra, the J4 submarine, the Coogee or any of the numerous other shipwrecks that lie around Port Phillip Bay, there is a whole new world to explore with Melbourne wreck diving!