Shark Cage Diving Guest Reviews

It was awesome

“Amazing crew! It was awesome. Tom was the best, he made sure we all had a great time. He was passionate and clearly loves what he does. He is patient with those that were very fearful just an absolutel gem!! The whoel crew was awesome. Thank you for being part of me overcoming my fear!!” Janice Clow, Canada, November 2014

Got what I wanted, plus more

“Nothing negative to say, the trip was way better than I expected. I cam to see sharks and I got what I wanted, plus more” Ilari Kaarnakari, Finland, October 2014

Sharks are amazing

“Well organised, friendly staff, excellent skipper. Made us feel welcome – good food and drinks. Wonderful day – sharks are amazing!!! Nice as boat” Judi & Ian Peterson, Queensland, October 2014

Memorable time

“Totally awesome time. Most memorable time EVER!!!” Katie Sanderson, USA, October 2014

Highly highly recommend

“The whole set up from staff, catering, instructions, boat, resources all were excellent. The catering was of a very high standard for a paid day tour. I commend your staff as they were friendly, fun, very helpful and went over and above service. Highly highly recommend” Sue Beurteaux, WA, October 2014

True appreciation of their existence

“Such a wonderful day. An amazing experience equal to none. Thanks to all the staff for their help, information and approachability. Seeing the Great Whites in this way has given us a true appreciation of their existence they are truly majestic creatures” Stacey Owens, Victoria, October 2014

Completely amazing

“This was my dream since 12! Completely amazing, company site, boat, facilities, food and above all the crew were amazing! Even had a wet suit that fit me! I would do this again and again and will recommend to all I know” Greg Pattison, UK, October 2014

Epic day

“Epic day! Always something to snack on throughout the day. Staff were excellent, cage dive plus shark shark viewing areas lived up to everything I wanted them to be. Merchandise was priced correct, overall had a top day with good people and a top staff onboard. If I had the money would do it over and over again” Sean Devereux, UK, October 2014

Done it, loved it & would do it again

“OMG! This should be on everyone’s bucket list! I’ve done it, loved it and would do it again. Came on at 76kg and left at 86kg. So much beautiful food. Fantastic staff well done” Bev Frick, Arno Bay, October 2014

The dive was great

“This was excellent. The staff were lovely, very helpful, obliging and just cool!! The dive was great. saw some great sharks and I just can’t say enough good things about the whole experience. I will be booking again in 2015 – I just enjoyed it so much. Thank you!~” Anna Randall, Melbourne, October 2014

One of the best tours

“Can’t believe how hard crew members worked to make sure we had a good time. They all rocked. Especially the bait-throwers. Food was good, coffee a plus. Honestly one of the best and most accommodating tours I’ve ever taken. It was worth every cent. Seriously…” Ashley Hargrove, USA, October 2014

The dive was amazing

“Great day! The dive was amazing, the crew as well! Food wonderful, we didn’t miss anything, that’s a very complete tour! I will have only one word…… THANKYOU for this crazy day!” Deborah Joly, France, October 2014

Another thing off my bucketlist

“I have had an absolutely amazing day, thank you very much enjoyed every single minute of the tour, the dive was amazing and one of the best things I have done so thank you for making my day awesome, I would definately come back to do again and recommend it to other people to do. The dive was awesome to see Great White Sharks up close and personal so another thing off my bucket list. All the crew was amazing so thanks again guys” Craig Williams, UK, October 2014

Will 100% be recommending this tour

“This trip met and then exceeded my expectations. Staff were amazing, food was great and there was tons of it! Laid back atmosphere helped everyone feel comfortable. Will 100% be recommending this tour to anyone I have or will meet. Thanks guys!” Allison Mackinnon, Canada, October 2014

Absolutely unbelievable

“An absolutely fantastic day all round. Staff awesome and extremely friendly/helpful, the food was great and the dive…ABSOLUTELY UNBELIEVABLE!!! Thanks for a great day” Nick Ellison, England, October 2014

Lots of sharks

“Trip was awesome, friendly, knowledgeable staff. Lots of sharks. Wicked good time!” Devin Knight, Canada, October 2014

One of the best days

“It was one of the best days I have ever had. Fulfilled a life long ambition. The crew were excellent. Keep up the good work” Ian Whiteside, SA, October 2014

Amazing experience 

“Massive thank you to all the staff who looked after us and were patient with us when we were panicking with the breathing thing! Can’t believe I actually did it and seen sharks!! Big ones too!!” Alice Tweddie, SA, October 2014

Great experience

“Charter vessel is clean and well equipped, crew are friendly, helpful and eager to talk, explain and share knowledge. Food and quantity and quality generally very good and served at appropriate times. Overall the whole day and concept of tour was excellent and very well run. Great experience!” Paul Hunter, WA, October 2014

Everyone should experience

“Amazing experience. The sharks came so close I ducked out the way. Everyone should experience this once in their lifetime!!! Thank you” Jemma Hann, UK, October 2014

A wonderful experience

“It was a fantastic day. All our needs were met. The crew were fabulous and worked non stop, very efficient. The cage dive was a wonderful experience with enough shark sightings to satisfy. Very well done. Thank you. Will definately sing your praises” Maree McBroom, WA, October 2014

Ticked off a must do

“All of our family & friends looked at us like we were crazy when we told them we were going shark cage diving on our honeymoon! We had an amazing time and have definately ticked off a must do from our bucket list. Thank you so much ;)” Wayne & Rachael Sliwinski, Victoria, September 2014

Would do it again

“Amazing, brilliant, worth doing. Just loved the sharks, the whole trip. Would do it again and would tell friends and family to do it too. Just amazing. The crew were great too. Very good and helpful” Helena Elmouscin, UK, September 2014

Express my sincere gratitude

“I would like to express my sincere gratitude to Dan, Daniel and Thomas for their extra special support in attending to my needs, encouragement and sincere kindness – their attitude to my visual impairment was absolutely outstanding – erasing my concerns and providing a fantastic experience. Thankyou!!!” Kaitlyn Price, QLD, September 2014

Awesome job

I thought that you guys did an awesome job. Worked so so hard throughout the day to make sure everyone was ok and helped with being confident in the water and with people being sick. Thank so much for working so hard – it was really appreciated” Laura Swannie, UK, September 2014

Great respect for sharks

“I had a great time, it was just unfortunate my stomach couldn’t handle the boat trip. Your staff are amazing and so is your product. A great experience that not only gives you a great respect for sharks, but also tests your limits and comfort zone. Thank you so much!” Nathan Holdinghausen, SA, September 2014

I saw sharks

“The charter was awesome. Lots of food, plenty of room to move around, well informed all day, Dan is an excellent skipper and most of all I saw sharks. Will be telling my friends and family it is the only charter” Richard McLean, NSW, September 2014

Loved the long time I had to view the sharks

“Friendly and professional crew aboard, clockwork timing of activities, good instructions and excellent knowledge of Great Whites. Clean boat and great lunch and all food. I loved the long time both in and out of the water I had to view the sharks. Thanks to all!” Larissa Brown, NSW, September 2014

Excellent

“It was excellent. As a spectator, it was very thrilling to see. I did not dive, but the boat ride and seeing the Great Whites was worth it!”

Lots of great whites

“Absolutely amazing experience. Lovely friendly staff. Seen dolphins and seals, but most importantly lots of Great Whites. Can’t wait to do it again! :)” Ciara Newport, Ireland, September 2014

Thank you fro a tick off my bucket list

“The boat was very tidy and comfortable. The crew were friendly and helpful. I enjoyed myself very much and felt well looked after. Thank you for a tick off my bucket list of things to do” Yung Lin Lim, Malaysia, September 2014

Hope we can come back

“It was a great tour, the entire crew was kind and with brilliant attitudes. Hope we can come back with more friends and family” Karla Montes de Ora, Mexico, September 2014

One of those things in life

“Truly an amazing experience. One of those things in life you need to see. Thank all your staff for brilliant service” Aaron Davey, SA, September 2014

Recommend this tour

“I never dived before as well as I’ve never seen a shark. I was really looking forward to see a great white! It’s been a successful first experience with this fantastic animal. Very friendly staff, comfortable boat and very good diving conditions. I can only recommend this tour!” Robin Wambeke, France, September 2014

Most amazing experience ever

“It was the most amazing experience ever. Absolutely loved it. Everything, drawing the sharks as close to the cage as possible, good food, friendly crew, helpful, I just had an excellent time. Would defo do it again” Adam Olsson, Sweden, September 2014

Beautiful sharks

“I had a great day! It was just amazing and totally worth the price. Friendly team, nice food and beautiful sharks :)” Vera Schroedel, Germany, September 2014

Dream has come true

“Honestly THE best day of my life. Wanted to see a shark never mind a great white for my whole life and now the dream has come true. Thanks for making it possible and the fantastic service too!” Georgina Clarkson, England, September 2014

I will highly recommend

“The staff & the dive were everything we wanted & more. Nothing was a problem & they engaged in conversations & helping to make this experience a very memorable one. I will highly recommend Calypso Star tours to all my friends & family” Melissa Quinn, NSW, September 2014

Professional set up

Crew really good, boat is also much better set up than I thought it would be, heaps of food. It is a very professional set up, well done and I do know as I have been in Tourism and Transport for 20 years” Gerard Pagliaro, Australia, September 2014

Will absolutely recommend

“Been thinking about this for 30 years. It was beautiful. The crew is top-notch. Will absolutely recommend it to others” Eddie McClintock, Actor,  USA, September 2014

Would do it all over again

“Excellent tour, so glad we did this!! Awesome friendly crew, would do it all over again. DubVision” Stephan Leichel, September 2014

Must do experience

“All in all a great day. Friendly, knowledgeable staff. Plenty of sharks. Great, must do experience. Thank you” Shane, Australia, September 2014

Was awesome

“Well looked after and fed for duration of trip and so stoked to be able to get up close with multiple sharks was awesome” Jason Brooke, Australia, September 2014

I would highly recommend

“The tour is operated perfectly, there aren’t any improvements necessary. The staff is very friendly and warm. The skipper Simon was a true leader, he helped overcome my sea sickness and encouraged me to continue diving. I had a great time on the tour. Jack and Sophie were so helpful and they made sure that we had a great time. I would highly recommend Calypso to friends. Thank you very much for a great day!!” Abhjeet Pingale, Australia, September 2014

Saw plenty of sharks

“Fantastic experience. All of the staff was patient, helpful and courteous. All of the equipment (wetsuit, mask etc) was in good repair. And most importantly – saw plenty of sharks!” Robert Reeves, USA, September 2014

You guys are amazing

“Amazing! The whole experience was great! Seeing great whites up that close has been a dream of mine! Thank you! You guys are amazing” Megan Turner, England, August 2014

Awesome trip

“Awesome trip and an experience which I will never forget! So glad I had the opportunity to make this!”  Nina Frank, Austria, August 2014

Most importantly sharks

“Had an amazing time, great weather, great staff and most importantly sharks!” Samantha Heslop, New Zealand, August 2014

The whole crew should be congratulated

“I had my reservations about the day. Wow it was amazing. The whole crew should be congratulated. They made it a day we will never forget. Thank you” Dean Crutchfield, Australia, August 2014

Lucky to get so close to Great White Sharks

“Really had a great day on the trip. Deckhand and staff were helpful, informative and friendly. Would highly recommend tour to anybody who was interested in seeing sharks to travel to Port Lincoln. Lucky to get so close to Great White Sharks, absolutely delighted with how the day went” Ollie O’Neill, Ireland, August 2014

Get up close to the sharks

“Really enjoyed the trip, staff were fab! Was great to get up close to the sharks, nice suprise to how much you get fed. Can’t fault the trip so just want to say a huge thanks for an epic day!” Sammy, England, August 2014

5 star quality

“I could honestly say I had the best time and enjoyed the shark diving experience. The Crew were very friendly and helpful and good for a yarn. I’f be definately recommended this charter crew to friends and family in Melbourne. I would like to thank the crew and staff of Calypso for this amazing adventure. 5 star quality. Thanks heaps guys” Boy Tihan, Melbourne, August 2014

So glad I got to do this

Tour was amazing, staff was amazing. So glad I got to do this in my lifetime. Food was great and we saw plenty of sharks!!” Meghan Dean, USA, August 2014

One of the best days ever

“I thought it was awesome, one of the best days ever. Today I can scratch this off my bucket list of things to do before I die. Thanks you very much” Andrew Harua, New Zealand, August 2014

I got the chance to see and make wonderful pictures

“I had a great day with friendly staff. I got the chance to see and make wonderful pictures of the great white shark and a dolphin swimming with our boat on the way back! I’ll not come back because of the distance from Germany but I’ll let everyone know about this great day! Robert Demmel, Germany, August 2014

I had high expectations of the exprience

“Absolutely loved the dive! I had high expectations of the experience and was not disappointed – the facilities and organisation of the tour were excellent and the crew were helpful and friendly as well. I will always remember the experience and hope to return in the future!!” Aaron Whiteside, UK, August 2014

The best trip I’ve done in Australia

“No improvements necessary for me. Today was everything I could have dreamed of. Friendly staff and lots to eat and drink. By far the best trip I’ve done in Australia even over East Coast tours, Whitsundays and Fraser Island” Jodie, England, August 2014

Plenty of time in the tank

“I had a really great day, well organised, plenty of good food and drinks, friendly, informative, plenty of time in the tank, enough sharks, good health and safety. Demonstrate mask cleaning to previous non divers. I would recommend” Andy,UK, August 2014

Great sharks

“Really awesome experience. Would definately recommend this trip & company. Great staff, great sharks, great time. Thanks!! Sophie was amazing host. Always on the ball with hot drinks, food, cleaning of plates, photos and great job with DVD at the end…she is priceless”  Amy and Chantelle, Australia, August 2014

Second dive this week

“My second shark dive this week and once again thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Keep up the good work” Aaron Whiteside, UK, August 2014

I would definately come again

“I’ve waited a long time to do this and it was awesome. Everybody is very nice and approachable. I would definately come again. Can’t wait to show everybody the DVD. Thanks guys” Ashley Power, Perth, August 2014

Magnificent beasts

“Amazing experience, great crew very friendly. Unforgettable day! Magnificent beats, being immersed into that world was awesome” Ajouaou Safa, France, August 2014

Sharks were out of this world

“The trip was amazing – great food & crew & the sharks were out of this world. Thanks!” Vicki Burns, England, August 2014

A bloody amazing experience

“Without a doubt this was an amazing experience, there were plenty of sharks, a total of 9 Great Whites for the day. The crew – Simon, Sophie, James and Tammy were simply incredible, their knowledge was unbelievable. They made everyone feel at ease, the food on the day was never ending, just a constant stream. The boat was fantastic, viewing platform and space a plenty for all on board. We were the eldest people on board and the staff could not do enough for us. Would highly recommend this experience with Calypso Charters” Barney and Sally, August 2014

Best trip I’ve done in Australia

“No improvements necessary for me. Today was everything I could have dreamed of. Friendly staff and lots to eat and drink. By far the best trip I’ve done in Australia even over East Coast tours, Whitsundays and Fraser Island” Jodie, England, August 2014

I had high expectations of the experience

“Absolutely loved the dive! I had high expectations of the experience and was not disappointed – the facilities and organisation of the tour were excellent and the crew were helpful and friendly as well. I will always remember the experience and hope to return in the future” Aaron Whiteside, UK, August 2014

9 sharks = incredible

“I was really looking forward to this trip for many months and it really did not disappoint! Couldn’t have asked for a better day. Crew and boat = great! 9 sharks = incredible! Was definately one of if not the best experience of my life! Thank you very much” Sam Wright, Australia, August 2014

Most exhilarating experience of my life

“This was on my bucket list – and I achieved what I set out to do!! And it was the most exhilarating experience of my life. Bloody fantastic!!!” Allen Barnett, Australia, August 2014

Sharks extremely awesome

We found the tour very organised and informative. The customer service was excellent, food great and sharks extremely awesome. It was a fantastic day and I would recommend it to everybody :)” Jesse Kourakis, Australia, August 2014

Best experience of a lifetime!

Great food, great company and service, “no” improvements needed! Best experience of a lifetime! Will suggest to everyone!!!” Kate Williams, Australia, August 2014

Sharks were awesome

“The charter was amazing. It was a fantastic day. Great staff and crew, the food was excellent and the sharks were awesome” Darren Dobson, Australia, August 2014

See the sharks many times up close

“I had an incredible experience! The crew were all super friendly and answered all of the questions we had about sharks! The dive time was sufficient to see the sharks many times up close! The food was also super yummy! Thanks for an amazing experience!” Victoria Piluk, Canada, August 2014

Amazing service

“I was nervous and didn’t plan to dive. I changed my mind and dove in group 4. The Skipper was so helpful and Thomas was calming and encouraging. I want to thank the staff onboard, amazing service and everyone was easy going and did there jobs to the highest standards. Thank you, we will definately recommend thanks for the memories” Casey Craig, Australia, August 2014

Love these sharks

“As expected (hoped for), it was better than expected. Unlike TV videos, nothing beats the real thing. No words can describe if you love these sharks. Unforgettable. Great Captain and crew. Thomas was great. I asked him to please get me some up close action and I got 4 sharks right in my face. Absolutely LOVED it” Boris Kosse, Australia, August 2014

Would do it again in a heartbeat

“Amazing day, worth every cent. Staff were fantastic and very friendly. Would do it again in a heartbeat. Will definately be recommending to friends” Ashleigh Mitchell, Scotland, August 2014

No improvements

“Really awesome day! Would definately do it again or recommend it to someone else. Staff friendly and helpful – no improvements” Rebecca Bates, England, August 2014

Sharks were great

“Brilliant! Sharks were great, crew were great! We will be back!” Ben Ridley, Australia, August 2014

Learned alot

“All the staff were very friendly and informative. I had a great day. Learned a lot about sharks. Well done ****” Shayla Cobby, Canada, August 2014

Great sightings

“Fantastic day trip, perfect conditions, very attentive professional staff. Great sightings and once in a lifetime experience. Great food, clean boat and hot showers!” Selena Ayling, Scotland, August 2014

10/10 I would come back again and again

“Fantastic day out!! Loved every minute! All staff were very friendly and helpful and worked as a team! Food was fresh, selection of drinks was generous! 10/10 I would come back again and again! Thanks very much! Also very good selection of merchandise too!” Rachel Allison, Scotland, July 2014

How awesome the sharks were

“So happy we came here to do this, the tour was so well put together, the crew were lovely and the food was amazing, not to mention how awesome the sharks were! Couldn’t change anything about the day, everything was perfect, even this winter weather! Would do it again if I had the chance” Kate Turner, Australia, July 2014

I cannot fault a single thing

“I had an amazing day. I cannot fault a single thing. A very professional outfit, all staff friendly and approachable, food was fantastic layout. Had a great casual feel about it and the boat felt welcoming. I loved it” Anonymous, July 2014

Best experience of my life

“It was absolutely amazing! One of the best experiences of my life. I will be back!!” Adam Downie, Canada, July 2014

No improvement required

“No improvement required. Excellent boat, crew, office staff, food, information and professionalism. Sophie is an asset!” Paul Kenny, Australia, July 2014

5 Sharks

“AWESOME! 5 sharks/dolphins and lots of good food – nice and helpful staff/crew. Small group!” Thomas Reisinger, Austria, July 2014

Plenty of sharks

“Had a great day, plenty of sharks, well fed, help yourself to drinks and managed to get some great pictures! Thanks guys” Gary Ling, England, July 2014

Highly recommended

“Wonderful experience. Highly recommend. Crew was absolutely awesome. Definately worth the money!” Vickie Pickering, USA, July 2014

Sharks are great!

“I got nothing to complain about. I had an awesome day with a very friendly crew and a good atmosphere. Sharks are great!” Franziska Schradi, Germany, July 2014

Seeing great whites this close was unreal

“Amazing trip! Seeing Great White this close was unreal! 10/10, great staff, no complaints! Thank you!” Trent Brown, USA, July 2014

Thank you for a great time

“It has been a great experience! The crew were very friendly and forthcoming and always in a call and cheerful mood! I will recommend this to anyone I know. Thank you for a great time!!” Thomas Jessen-Jury, Australia, July 2014

I will definately be recommending this to everyone

“A brilliant trip! The crew were amazing. I never once felt unsure or unsafe. I can now tick off seeing Great White Sharks from my bucket list! Add to this seeing dolphins, whales and the great banter onboard, I will definately be recommending this to everyone” Ruth McNeil, Scotland, July 2014

I’ll definately do it again

“I really loved and enjoyed it! Best thing I’ve done in Australia. When I come back I’ll definately do it again and would recommend it to everyone. Thank you very much” Eline van Rinsum, Netherlands, July 2014

Great trip

“Had an awesome time viewing these amazing creatures! The crew were fantastic and were very welcoming. Great trip :). Many thanks!” Mark Edmonds, Australia, July 2014

Great (white) time!

“Thought it was very enjoyable – captain and crew were extremely pleasant and courteous. Great (white) time!” Erik Tanner, USA, July 2014

Completely awesome trip

“This was a completely awesome trip. Would do it again if I ever get the chance. Thanks for probably the best experience so far. Keep it up! :)” Christopher Vedelsby, Denmark, July 2014

10/10 guys!

The crew onboard the Calypso Star were absolutely amazing, so friendly and helpful. The catering was also top notch and I will definately be recommending friends to come aboard with Calypso Star for the full experience. 10/10 guys!” Liam Copeland, Australia, June 2014

Was above & beyond expectations

“The whole experience was simply amazing. The staff did over and above to make the experience even more amazing. We came on with 1 diver and 3 spectators and ended up with the whole family having a go. Especially James and Simon, they were amazing. They helped us (including children) to get involved. The whole crew was above and beyond expectations. WELL DONE!!!” Annemarie Ashenden, Australia, June 2014

A memory i’ll never forget

The tour from start to finish was fantastic. The bat was great, staff friendly and helpful, food and drinks supplied beyond enough and the shark themselves a memory ill never forget” Craig Smith, Scotland, June 2014

They came so close

“We had a great day, really happy that we saw 2 sharks while in the cage and they came so close. The crew were really helpful and friendly which made our day even better. Thanks, it was FIN-TASTIC!” Kimberley and Ross, England, June 2014

Shark action awesome

“Great trip, very professionally run. Would recommend to others. Shark action awesome!!! :)” Kris Hayes, Australia, June 2014

Many dreams and bucket lists are checked

“Keep up the fantastic work! Absolutely fantastic. Many dreams and bucket lists are checked thanks to you! Couldn’t fault you guys. Thank you for this incredible once in a lifetime experience” Rekha Hughes, Wales, June 2014

Worth every cent

“Day was amazing. Worth every cent. Not only saw sharks but whales and dolphins – how can you beat that. All staff/crew were helpful and friendly. THANK YOU FOR THIS MEMORY! Will never forget this day!” Tareisha Dutton, Australia, June 2014

Will never leave my memory

“Excellent day out! Will never leave my memory – can’t wait to tell people about my encounter and show our videos/photos” Josh Antill, Australia, June 2014

Happy to tell everyone to put it on their bucket list

“One of the best tours I have done even though I was scared! Sharks are a fear of mine, but it was exciting, safe and happy to tell everyone to put it on their bucket list. It was like a movie! Awesome! Thanks!” Lisa Curry, Olympic Swimmer, Australia, June 2014

An experience no one should miss

“It was absolutely amazing! An experience no one should miss! Thank you so much for everything. The food was really good too” Alberto Alonso, Spain, May 2014

It was all I expected and more

“Today has been the best day I have had in Australia and I have been here 8 months. Fulfilled a childhood dream and it was all I expected and more. Fantastic, friendly, knowledgeable staff, fantastic food and drink (I’m going home a stone heavier) and words can’t describe how fantastic the cage dive and observation of the sharks was. Memories that will last a lifetime. Thank you all so much and keep up the fantastic work!!” Keeley Mathers, UK, May 2014

Shark dive was brilliant

“We had an absolutely amazing day! Everything from the food, the crew and the actual shark dive was brilliant! Would highly recommend this tour to friends and family and would do it again in a heart beat! Thank you, thank you, thank you for the amazing day” Erin Cranston, Canada, May 2014

What a wonderful magnificent creature

“None. The day was well organised, eventful and entertaining. What a wonderful magnificent creature and the greatest scenery to boot!! Well fed and could not have asked for a better day!! Even though we were only spectators and did not dive” Joanne and Robert Graham, Australia, May 2014

Most amazing day

“Had the most amazing day! Beyond my expectations! 9 sharks, amazing!! And to be underwater with them is indescribable. Thank you for the best experience ever” Sarah Glennan, Australia, May 2014

Could not ask for better

“My goodness. Could not ask for better. Great service all round. Staff go out of their way to make your day special. I felt safe and secure at all times. Sophie and Ash were wonderful and James is a wealth of knowledge and goes beyond the call of duty. Captain Dan and James thank you for the drive by – my kids will never forget it. I have had one of the best days of my life. Thank you all so much” Libby Crispin, Australia, May 2014

8 sharks over a 6 hour period

“Came as a spectator while my husband dived – given to him as a birthday present. Fantastic experience for a spectator with many different vantage points. With eight sharks over a 6 hour period was truly amazing and a wonderful way to see these beautiful animals” Kylie van Arend, Australia, May 2014

Absolutely incredible to see

“I’ve been travelling for 9 months, over 7 countries and countless activities, and this tour has to top them all. Amazing crew, very knowledgeable, helpful and organised. Great food! And the sharks – absolutely INCREDIBLE to see and (safely) get so close! I would recommend this tour to any and everyone! THANK YOU!” Jessica Dilts, Canada, May 2014

One of the most unbelievable experiences

“This was one of the most unbelievable experiences and certainly got the adrenaline pumping. To get that close to these amazing creatures was truly breathtaking. My wife Sara and I would highly recommend the Calypso Shark Dive experience to anyone. The staff made us feel at ease with their professionalism and knowledge of the sharks and they took care of absolutely everything” Sir Chris Hoy, English Olympic Cyclist

Plenty of sharks

“Amazing day, finally accomplished a childhood dream, plenty of sharks, helpful knowledgeable staff, easy as!!” Jamie Daniel, UK, May 2014

Lots of fun seeing the sharks

“Excellent trip and a great day. All staff were really nice and helpful. Food was good aswell. Lots of fun seeing the sharks, would recommend to everyone. Once again just the crew were all amazing and taught us alot about sharks” Izzy Daniel and Sam Jacobs (Adelaide Crows player). Australia, May 2014

So many Great Whites

“Great to see so many Great Whites in their natural habitat. AWESOME!! Can now cross this off our bucket list. Crew was fantastic due to bumpy conditions” Steve and Louise Harper, Australia, May 2014

Absolutely awesome

“Absolutely awesome. Fantastic staff/crew – couldn’t do enough for us. Great food and plenty of it. Keep up the good work. I will thoroughly recommend it to all our family and friends” Roger and Connor Lynch, Australia, May 2014

Feel very priviledged

“I’ve had a fantastic time and feel very priviledged to have been so close to such amazing, misunderstood creatures. Life altering! The staff were wonderful, supportive of those who were scared, always friendly and very informative. I will be back!” L Murray, Australia, May 2014

This was better than in Cape Town

“Second time shark diving, this was better than in Cape Town. Thanks for a great day, worth getting seasick and the trek down from Sydney” Nathalie Cerda, Australia, May 2014

Absolutely fantastic

“Loved the day! Absolutely fantastic. You guys though of everything…. food, drinks, snacks, cameras, gifts and more Bravo! Great amount of time in the cage as well. I didn’t feel rushed” Victoria Novalowski, Canada, May 2014

Will recommend to all friends

“Beat my expectations by miles, will recommend to all friends and family :)” Sam Wickens, UK, May 2014

Amazing day

An amazing day, we will never forget this adventure” Julie Davin and Naeva Piza, France, May 2014

The crew from Calypso were awesome

“Swimming with the sharks was pretty daunting but the crew from Calypso were awesome. They were in control, they explained everything and had it all really well organised, they made the whole experience lots of fun. Great people, an unforgettable experience” Will Davison, V8 supercar driver

I was blown away by today’s experience

“Thankyou – all was great! I was blown away by today’s experience. From start to finish, the entire trip was very enjoyable. The crew, Simon, Thomas, Jack and Kaz made our day extremely enjoyable and very worthwhile. They were very friendly, personable, professional and FUN! and the food and service was exceptional. Water clarity and the one shark seen were UNREAL! So glad I changed my mind and did the dive. I’ll be back in summer for more!” Kale, Australia, April 2014

I would highly recommend!!

“Fantastic experience, the staff were great, extremely professional and everything taken care of. I would highly recommend!! Thanks :)” S Brotherstone, April 2014

You guys were amazing 

“You guys were amazing and should be very pleased with the attraction you have put together. Every wish was catered for before I even though to think it! Thank you” Brett Easton, Australia, April 2014

One of the best experiences in my entire life

“The whole day was amazing. Crew were friendly, welcoming and understanding. Food excellent, even for a fussy eater like me. One of the best experiences in my entire life” Martin Szemis, Scotland, April 2014

Will be recommending to all

“The whole day and experience was fantastic. Plenty of sharks and food and drink. Will be recommending to all my family and friends. Thank you :)” Michel Doheny, England, April 2014

Exceeded all my expectations

“Excellent tour that exceeded all my expectations. Not just number of sharks (an obvious reason/bonus). The crew, tour, organisation are all first class, and are a credit to your employer and the industry. Well done” Roger Moore, New Zealand, April 2014

Excellent team effort

“The day itself excelled my expectations. The staff although very professional, friendly and efficient were very laid back! Excellent team effort by all staff. Loved the experience, would do it again. Thankyou to all of thew staff. I couldn’t fault the day from any aspect, fantastic. Great skipper!!! 3 sharks, yippee” Jane Gordon, April 2014

Thanks for a wonderful day

“I had an amazing day – we got a decent amount of time in the water to see. The Great White Sharks. The crew were fantastic and friendly, with smiles on their faces all day. Food was plentiful – thanks for a wonderful day. I’ll certainly be recommending this to everyone” Sarah, Australia, April 2014

Such wonderful and professional staff

“Had an incredible day. Felt safe and confident under the leadership of such wonderful and professional staff. Thanks heaps will recommend it” Nicole Paterson, New Zealand, April 2014

Celebrating my 70th

“Fantastic / celebrating my 70th birthday / will tell others, top job by all. Very professional” Lou John, Australia, April 2014

Experience of a lifetime

Had an amazing time. Such a wonderful experience of a lifetime, that will never be forgotten. And all of the staff were very helpful and kind. Thank you all so much” Josie Green, Australia, April 2014

Thank you so much

“What a brilliant day! The crew were super professional and the experience of seeing a great white so close was just unreal. Thank you so much for such a great day! Daniel Ferrin, Australia, April 2014

Will definately recommend

“Had the best day, it was amazing!! Thankyou so much!! Will definately recommend you guys! CHEERS! :)” Jess Webner, Australia, April 2014

A trip of a lifetime

“Excellent day – a trip of a lifetime to remember. All crew extremely helpful in all respects giving friendly advice, providing good food and ensuring we all had a great experience – every effort made to ensure we all saw the sharks” Ian Russell, England, April 2014

The best tour I have been on for years

“Hell! It was the best tour I have been on for years. The staff and Dan are the best… a perfect day and a great tick off my bucket list. Will recommend it to everyone. At 65 years young my missus reckons I am hard to please! This was worth every cent and tomorrow the seals! James and crew great mob” Roger Saunders, Australia, April 2014

Thanks heaps and hopefully see you again

“Fantastic trip and will definately recommend it to all my friends. Staff made sure everyone on board was happy and was very much noted. Thanks heaps and hopefully see you again” Adrian Hall, Australia, April 2014

Well done Simon and crew

“It was a great day, the catering and sea-crew were professional, polite and knowledgeable. Moreover Simon was extremely friendly and established trust with the customers to aid in getting people who had never scuba-dived to be comfortable in the water and cage. Well done Simon and crew” David Puryer, Australia, April 2014

I’ve thought about and imagined it alot

“We’ve been thinking about this trip for many years and planning it actively for the best part of a year, so I’ve thought about and imagined it a lot. The day turned out even better than I imagined at best and we are so happy. Many thanks to everyone in the crew for one of my best ever experiences. Can’t think of a way to make it better really” Paul Bowden, UK, April 2014

I definately recommend

This was amazing! I have always been terrified of sharks and have never been diving before. You made me feel safe and relaxed. I really enjoyed it. I definately recommend to friends and family!” Hannah Vanderkwast, Australia, April 2014

The shark was so beautiful and priceless

“It was my birthday today and I’ve wanted to do this for years, I could not think of anything better to do or be, the Crew were so professional, polite and very experience. The shark was so beautiful and priceless. I want to come back with my friends and family. I felt 100% safe with the team. Thanks guy” Donna Robb, Australia, March 2014

Excellent experience

“Excellent experience overall. Very friendly and helpful. Wonderfully attentive” Paul Bohnen, USA, March 2014

Can’t wait for next time

“WOW! Keep up the great work. Can’t wait for next time” Ingrid Lederer, Australia, March 2014

It’s been an absolute pleasure

“The crew onboard are WORLD-CLASS! It’s been an absolute pleasure coming on this tour. Thank you for giving me the best moment of my life! I promise to come back……soon :). Simon – you are pure awesomeness, James and Leah – you both ROCK! Thank you for everything” Mithun Raj, India, March 2014

Excellent experience and memories

“Captain and crew were great! Big thanks for the excellent experience and memories” Fernando Buenn, United States, March 2014

Unforgettable

“An awesome day for all the family. Very charming and helpful crew. Unforgettable” Maria De Gonzalo, Spain, March 2014

All in all a fantastic experience

“Tom you were awesome – so much energy and enthusiasm. Simon – considerate and very genuine. You girls – well done! Not an easy job and so many hours. Dan great to talk to. Sophie and Chloe – keep those smiles coming. All in all – a fantastic experience – we have to protect these awesome creatures. If you ever need volunteers, count us in. We love Port Lincoln and the people are friendly. Meeting people from everywhere a bonus!!” Ruth Ward, Australia, March 2014

I had an amazing time!

“I had an amazing time! I loved that there was complimentary food and drinks. All the crew were happy and made me feel at ease and very comfortable. The boat is well stocked and enjoyable” Ashley Utz, Canada, March 2014

The tour was grand

“The tour was grand! Crew was very nice, talkative and knowledgeable, food was good and more than enough, and the shark was huge! I loved the cage diving – great experience!” Anonymouse, Germany, March 2014

The day was really great

“The day was really great. Disappointed at lack of sharks but good you did give the 1/2 price voucher without hesitation which we were very pleased to accept. Crew great, food great, conditions great” Sneath family, Australia, March 2014

Friendly and helpful

“Staff were very friendly and helpful, they made sure you wee well prepared for what would happen when dining and were really helpful assisting you in and out of the cage! Plenty of food and snacks were provided – The whole day was made comfortable and pleasant” Ayesha Chaway, England, March 2014

All above expectations

“Could not fault the experience! Staff, attitudes, food and maintenance was all above expectations. Thankyou” Caitlyn Coffey, Australia, March 2014

Excellent customer service

“Thank you for taking the time to ensure we were comfortable. Excellent customer service and friendly crew – their mothers should be proud :). It was great that you kept trying to get us a chance to see the sharks and I’m so glad you did as it was an amazing experience” Leah, Australia, March 2014

Fantastic!!

“Had an excellent day!! The crew/captain did a fantastic job in making sure all passengers had a great experience. The captain stayed when the shark came around to make sure all passengers got a chance to get in the cage and see the shark. Fantastic!!” Robin Irving, USA, March 2014

Thank you thank you thank you

“Having wanted to dive with a Great Whie since age 4, you guys helped my wife suprise me with my 40th birthday trip of a lifetime, couldn’t have been any better. Thank you thank you thank you, you guys are the best!” Grant Miller, Australia, March 2014

Something to be proud of

“Today’s trip was excellent. The staff tried so hard to attract the sharks – which they did. They were encouraging to divers who had trouble breathing etc. The food was excellent and this trip is something to be proud of. What a great thing for Port Lincoln. Trip Advisor is going to get a good review :)” Marg Hawkes, March 2014

Everything was great

“Thankyou for an amazing day. From start to finish everything was great, professional – in fact far exceeded my expectations on all levels” Leanne Noll, Australia, March 2014

Great captain

“Really great crew. Approachable, friendly, helpful. Great captain – helped me ease into the cage just sort my breathing and get the most out of my experience. Thoughtful ‘cook’ re veggie stuff for me” Ruth Irvine, UK, March 2014

It was great

“The tour had everything. Good crew/good food/good boat – it was great” Grady, Australia, March 2014

Had a great day

“Staff were very good and couldn’t do enough for you. Had a great day and would recommend it to anyone. Thanks again, it was AWESOME” David Paterson, Scotland, March 2014

One of the best experience

“Excellent team, excellent food, soft drinks are included *great*. Once of the best experience I have done in Australia and furthermore. The entertainment are really great, would like to learn more about the shark. Never the less a really great trip and adventure” Lukas Grabbe, Germany, March 2014

Would recommend to anyone

“Very good day trip, staff were very helpful and friendly. Food was good, boat was clean and very practical. Diving was very good fun and safe, without it being boring. Would recommend to anyone, excellent” Stewart Daye, Scotland, March 2014

Definately recommend

“Great staff/crew. Great service. Friendly all round. Definately recommend. Deckhand – superb” Martin O’Regan, Australia, March 2014

Thank a lot

“Do the shark cage diving was my dream and I realized that, so I’m really enjoy. Thank a lot! I would like to see more shark but it’s already good” Marion Serboff, France, March 2014

Fantastic time

“Met all of my expectations. Fantastic time and the crew were amazing. Looking forwarding to sharing my photos and DVD with family, friends, work colleagues and anyone who wants to watch. Thank you to crew and skipper Dan” Suzanne Jelfs, Australia, March 2014

Experience of a lifetime

“Thoroughly enjoyed myself – experience of a lifetime!! Thanks very much!” Belinda McGill, Australia, March 2014

Spectacular day

“No improvements, it was pretty good day, an excellent dive! First dive for me and first time I saw a wild shark. 500 dollar was worth for this spectacular day! Thanks for everything” Gido Pijnappel, Holland, March 2014

Fulfilled a lifetime passion

“Your company fulfilled a lifetime passion of mine. My obsession/fear of Great White Sharks has been satisfied. I cannot thank the crew of the Calypso enough for a day which I rank greater than watching the birth of my 3 daughters” Anonymous, March 2014

Thanks so so much

“Can not suggest any improvements. Staff were super friendly, plenty of food and facilities, very well maintained. This day met above my expectations and imagination. Thanks so so much Calypso Star. I will be recommending this to friends” Shoana, March 2014

Thank you for a great day

“This was a brilliant tour. I enjoyed my day thoroughly and would recommend to anyone. I had heard a lot of good things about this company before today and it lived up to my expectations. The crew were so helpful, kind and fun – answered any questions I had and made sure that we were always well informed. Even though the day was spent relaxing on the boat it didn’t feel like we were ‘waiting’ around at all, and all of our time in the cage was well thought out – as it worked out very fairly. I will definately be doing this trip again and will highly recommend a visit to everyone! Thank you for a great day” Gemma Reap, UK, March 2014

I am so impressed

“Tour was amazing, crew was super friendly and I am so impressed with how hard they worked to give me gluten-free food. Overall awesome, would do it again in a heart beat” Claire Erhardt, USA, March 2014

Amazing to see the sharks

“I had so much fun. It was amazing to see the sharks so close, I never thoughts I would ever have the courage to do it BUT I DID. Thanks” Elin Oberg, Sweden, March 2014

Everything was perfect

“This experience was absolutely amazing! All the staff, the food, everything was perfect. Probably see you soon!! Thank you to made real one of my biggest dreams” Camilla Tombari, Italy, March 2014

Really was life changing

“Awesome trip! Really was life changing. Great job helping everyone see sharks, and not risking injury to sharks. Had good intention and respected sharks” Anonymous, USA, March 2014

Thank you

“You have a very dedicated crew – you are to be congratulated. Thank you for the opportunity to do this. I will promote your business no worries” Des Fauser, March 2014

Trip was excellent

“Trip was excellent. Crew and skipper thoughtful, helpful and great to be on board with. Always ready to answer any question – nothing too much trouble. Thank you – will recommend to friends at home” Kae Millstead, March 2014

View of sharks was fantastic

“Great day. Well organised. View of sharks was fantastic. Food was much better than expected, both in quality and quantity. Will be recommended to friends” Clint Allsop, Australia, March 2014

Exciting and very well run

“Great day out, exciting and very well run. Safety aspects were great. Instructions by the skipper were clear and precise. This made me feel at ease and just look forward to diving. Tom the deckhand was very friendly and informative and made my wife and I feel at ease when our time to dive came” Dale Wilson, Australia, March 2014

Thanks for everything

“Overall a fantastic day. I felt completely safe while in the cage. Was kept well fed and I now can cross shark cage diving off my bucket list! Thanks for everything” Mary Bertola, Australia, March 2014

Once in a lifetime

“It was a fantastic day! The sharks definately made this experience a once in a lifetime one” Jacinda Kirwan, Australia, March 2014

Awesome!!

“Awesome!! Had a blast, will definately recommend to friends” Rich Flurek, USA, March 2014

Enjoyed the day

“Everything was exactly as represented on the website so well done. Enjoyed the day” Jenny Connolly, Australia, March 2014

One of the best tours I have ever been on

“One of the best tours I have ever been on. Staff were brilliant and service was sensational. Will certainly be back” Matt Parbs, Australia, March 2014

Incredible experience 

“Nothing to be improved. It has been a great day and an incredible experience. Definately recommend it to all my friends and family” Bonny Haverhand, Australia, March 2014

Had a lot of fun

“Excellent. We saw sharks and had a lot of fun. The food was excellent too. The staff also did a great job” Cassandarah McLarty-Mueller, Canada, March 2014

Amazing cage dive

“Excellent tour, and amazing cage diving. The best experience. Thanks for everything and excellent staff!” Elene Rusconi, Switzerland, February 2014

Fantastic day

“I had a fabulous trip! The staff were great and so was the food. Loved the sharks. The staff never stopped trying to get them to come over and finally they did, was well worth the wait. Great day! Thanks” Amy Jones, England, February 2014

Brilliant day

“Absolutely awesome! Didn’t actually get wet but well worth the money. We will be back with our friends next time. Thanks for a brilliant day even though only 3 sharks. Your crew need special comments – friendly and always trying to make it a great day!” Donna Willis, Australia, February 2014

Need to do it again sometime

“Shark cage diving – awesome – need to do it again sometime. Great food, hospitality and crew – well done guys” Paul and Glenys Manfield, Australia, February 2014

Amazing experience 

“Absolutely AMAZING experience!! Thanks guys, it was a great day :)” Sarah Maddigan, Australia, February 2014

Best experience ever

“Best experience ever! Definately something I will never forget :). Thank you so much!!!” Tiarne Frith, Australia, February 2014

Cannot wish for more

“Outstanding day out. Cannot wish for more. The food and the diving was fantastic” Seebohm, Australia, February 2014

Would really recommend this tour

“I had never thought that I would see the white shark that close to the cage and the boat, so I would really recommend this tour” Julia Peetz, Germany, February 2014

First class crew

“First class service, first class crew – great attitude, friendly and helpful. Amazing experience, worth every penny. Excellent food and hospitality. Don’t change anything!! :)” Alan and Jo Quick, UK, February 2014

Very well done

“Brilliant, very well done and highly relaxing. Team was very patient and supportive of all participants. Great knowledge, personality and stories” Ellie Davis, Australia, February 2014

Great time

“We had a great time. Staff are friendly and very helpful. They have chatted when time permitted – informative. I was just a spectator but still felt very much part of the whole day” Rose Eitzen, Australia, February 2014

Top of a bucket list

“Don’t change a thing – the best day of our lives. Top of a bucket list, exceeded expectations. Can’t rate it highly enough. Well run and operated charter. Was concerned about not seeing sharks but we were fortunate to see a high number of them. Food – excellent, friendly and helpful staff great day out” Mark Austin, Australia, February 2014

Best time

“I had the best time in my life, congratulations” Andrea Sabino, Italy, February 2014

Will be raving about this experience

“Absolutely wonderful experience. Boat facilities and staff were excellent, will be raving about this experience for ages!! Well done” Nicole Krauske, Australia, February 2014

The dive was fantastic

“Could not say anything negative. The dive was fantastic and sharks stayed around for the entire dive. Plus food and drinks were good” Debbie Korin, Australia, February 2014

Fantastic experience

“Everything was so good. Fantastic experience. Awesome crew and sharks. You make my day :)” Judith Schneider, Germany, February 2014

Best day of my life

“The whole experience was the best day of my life. Thank you to the staff and sharks for making my day :)” Holy Bligh, Australia, February 2014

Life changing

“Bucket list ticked! Thankyou so very much for a wonderful day. I was extremely nervous but wanted to face my fears and I have. Extraordinary day. Life-changing!” Susan Hasncomb, Australia, February 2014

Will stay forever in my memories

“It was unreal! I have done a lot in Australia but this is one of the highlights! Will stay forever in my memories! Thank you” Elien Rosseel, Belgium, February 2014

The crew were world class

“An amazing experience. The crew were world class, very friendly and informative. Special mention to Jordan who was always willing to help” Ned Curtis, Australia, February 2014

One of the top 5 best things

“None. Tour was awesome. One of the top 5 best things I’ve done in my 45 years. I’ll be back” Syd Phillips, Australia, February 2014

Great job crew!!

“This was beyond my expectations. The experience was something, from the new to the other passengers that I never thought I would experience. Of course the time in the cage was fabulous!! Great job crew!!” Steve Buschel, USA, February 2014

It was a dream for me

“It was an amazing experience! It was a dream for me but also my first dive and the crew really help me not to be scared. Thank you! I came from Canada especially for this tour and I have no regret!” Christine Primeau, Canada, February 2014

I had the time of my life

“I had the time of my life. 10 Sharks!! What an incredible experience that I will never forget – I will be promoting your company far and wide. Thank you” Gemma Cunningham, Australia, February 2014

Amazing experience

Amazing experience, staff, food, the dive and the facilities were all incredible – would love to do it all again!” Adam Fryett, UK, February 2014

Had an amazing time

“Amazing – really had an amazing time. Flew from England to Oz with cage diving on top of my list to do – really great stuff” James West, UK, February 2014

I had the best day

“Today was the final day of my around the world tour, AND it was brill! Better than I expected. It was a calm and relaxed atmosphere which helped remove any fear!! The EIGHT sharks were beautiful!! I had the best day, thank you sooo much :) Ladies in the office were amazing, thank you ALL for fulfilling my dreams :)” Eileen Henley, Ireland, February 2014

Enjoyed it to the max

“Thank you for a most incredible outing. Emjoyed it to the max. Would not hesitate to recommend it to friends. Give yourself a huge pat on the back guys!!” David Taylor, Australia, February 2014

Fantastic day

“Great atmosphere, friendly staff, enthusiastic and helpful. Would highly recommend the trip. Creatures magnificent to see in their natural environment. Thank you for a fantastic day” Shone and Chris Sheldon, England, February 2014

The sharks were great

“Really entertaining day!! Good to finally come and try out the product! Fantastic food, crew and most of all the sharks were great!!” Paul Byrne, Adventure Travel Bugs, Australia, February 2014

We had an absolute ball

“The Calypso staff went above and beyond throughout the entire trip and made us feel incredibly welcome. We had an absolute ball it was truly a once in a lifetime experience” Steve Cox, Australia, January 2014

Well done

“Guys, congrats on the effort you give to your customers, your work made the Great White experience all the more special for me. The vessel is well equipped and comfortable to be aboard. You should be proud of the business you have created. Well done!!” Sam Ingham, Australia, January 2014

Seeing the sharks up close and personal was incredible

“Amazing tour/day trip! Crew was super friendly and helpful. Seeing the sharks up close and personal was incredible! I’ve been looking forward to doing a shark cage dive for so long and this exceeded my expectations!!! Good food too! Overall fantastic!” Katie, Canada, January 2014

I had the most incredible day

“Everything was perfect! I had the most incredible days, and the sharks played their part well! No. 1 on the bucket list COMPLETE! Thank you!” Jessica Jenyns, England, January 2014

The day offers more that what you initially expect

” Great atmosphere, tuna fishing was awesome, food was great, cage dive was INSANE!!! Overall, the day offers more than what you initially expect, as is a big day of fun. Special thanks for good service from Chloe and Thomas – great service/ as well as the rest of the crew. 5/5 day!!!” Tui Allan, Australia, January 2014

Great, Great, Great

“Wow what a fab day. Excellent boat, fantastic food, and what can I say about the crew. The most friendly, helpful, informative people ever. Would definately recommend, oops and the sharks were spectaculr. Great, Great, Great. Well done crew” Alison McGee, Australia, January 2014

I was extremely impressed

“I cannot think of any improvements. The trip completely lived up to all hopes. I was extremely impressed with the staff. They were very friendly, helpful, patient and professional. I admire their passion and work ethic as well as their humility. The boat and facilities were incredible and top of the line. The food was also excellent. I can only thank you guys and praise you for excelling in this business” Mark Shannon, Australia, January 2014

I have always wanted to take this trip

“I had a great time! I have always wanted to take this trip and experience diving with the sharks and the friendly staff and great service greatly enhanced this experience. It was awesome seeing such gracious, majestic ocean predators in their natural environment and I will always treasure the memories I will take away from today’s trip. All the staff are very patient, friendly and go out of their way to make the trip unforgettable! :) THANKS” Zoe Hall, Australia, January 2014

Amazing experience to celebrate 30th birthday

“Amazing experience to celebrate 30th birthday bash. Crew were really helpful when needed and made the trip very enjoyable. Would recommend to anyone to shark cage dive with Calypso Star” Gavin Jonker, Australia, January 2014

Amazing day!

“Amazing day! Nothing was too much trouble for the crew! Also I learnt alot from information from the crew on various subjects which was really good, stories to tell the family when we get back home! This is a tour I would definately recommend to others. Crew, food, sharks = awesome! Thank you for an amazing day!” Keira Stengeris, Australia, January 2014

I am definately coming back

“The crew was really helpful and made the whole experience extremely pleasant! It was fantastic that the sharks hung around all day!! Everything ran really smoothly all day!! I AM DEFINATELY COMING BACK!!! WITH MORE FRIENDS & FAMILY!!” Renee, Australia, January 2014

Thank you for such a great day

“Loved it. Tour is great and coming from a Tourism background I must say I am impressed with the staff. Very informative and helpful. Besides their passion for their job. The shark dive is awesome itself but the crew made the different. I am glad the YHA recommended Calypso. Thank you for such a great day….on my birthday!” Marta Espinheira, Brazil, January 2014

Enjoyed the trip and whole day to the fullest

“Well……I have done quite a few interesting/exciting things in my life, and this one is indeed one of the best. I have personally liked sharks all my life and this was one opportunity that made me to get as close as possible with these wonderful animals. The charter and the service and everything was excellent. Enjoyed the trip and whole day to the fullest” Debdutta Ghosh, India, January  2014

Over all a perfect day

“We can not fault the staff or the day. Staff were attentive, friendly and very helpful. There was so much delicious food that came out in a steady stream all day. Even the sharks were perfect at playing their part. Over all a perfect day. Thank you so much to the staff who worked hard for us all day” Annette Hodgetts, Australia, January 2014

Very well run

“Absolutely fantastic package. Very well run but also feels very relaxed. The little 1% that made the difference, hot breakfast, coffee, hot shower and a good lunch. Massive callout to catching tuna ‘massive plus’. Thanks!!” Josh Bourne, Australia, January 2014

You did not disappoint

“What a fantastic tour! I choose Calypso Star Charters to live out my life long ambition because of the great reviews and you did not disappoint. Lots of time in the cage, great food, friendly and polite staff just wonderful! Thanks so much. I hope to come back again before I leave in 2015! :) It made my birthday” Kayleigh Mathieson, Scotland, January 2014

I wouldn’t change a thing

“It was an incredibly phenomenal experience. Wouldn’t change a thing! Great crew, great day, safe boat, great food, made great friends” Matt Cerra, Australia, January 2014

One of the best tourist things I have had the pleasure to do

“One of the best tourist things I have had the pleasure to do. Could not be faulted. Your staff are worth every cent you pay them. Could write nice things all along here but have a cold beer now thanks” Peter Baxter, Australia, January 2014

Lifetime memory

“It was an awesome adventure enjoyed by the whole family. My boys will be taking home a lifetime memory” Tim Colthorpe, Australia, January 2014

Fantastic day

 “Fantastic day. Everything I expected and more. Never thought I’d get that close to Great Whites. Definately want an encore on my next visit to Australia” Silvio Sansano, Canada, January 2014

What a way to celebrate my 30th

“No complaints what so ever. It was everything I was hoping it to be. I’ve waited a long time and finally made it over from WA and am absolutely stoked. What a way to celebrate my 30th. You guys are awesome” Kara Tomkinson, Australia, January 2014

Had a brilliant day

“Absolutely breathtaking! Have been shark diving in South Africa but it doesn’t compare to the Neptune Islands at all!! Had a brilliant day, crew were great and lots of delicious food as well. Very happy with the experience. Would definately recommend :)” Gemma Cakebread, UK. January 2014

I would recommend the tour, company and staff to anyone

“The crew were great! We had Dan and Jordan yesterday with the Sealions and today with the Sharks. Again they made the trip an enjoyable day. Food was good, crew friendly and of course the sharks spectacular. Thanks for a great day. I would recommend the tour, company and staff to anyone!! Good job team :)” Michelle Holmes, Australia, January 2014

I will come back

“To breathe underwater is not easy, to breathe under water in a cage less, but to breathe underwater in a cage with sharks around amazing, indescribable. Fantastic day, I will come back. Thank you” Jean-Luc Ritelle, France, January 2014

I will be encouraging family and friends to take the tour

“My overall experience has given me wonderful memories and I will be encouraging family and friends to take the tour. Really appreciate the way staff and Simon assisted me. Thank you very much” Craig Woodbridge, Australia, January 2014

I had the best day of my life

“Today I ticked off part of my bucket list for my 40th. I had the best day of my life. The crew especially Simon were fantastic with my children, setting my son up to catch his first bluefin and helping my 8 year old daughter dive!! I nearly cried when I got out of the cage it was awesome! My children will never forget the day, the sharks, the crew and the unlimited soft drink. Thankyou” Tania Purkis, Australia, January 2014

One of the best experiences ever

“The service is really good and the crew are friendly. Diving with the sharks was probably once of the best experiences ever. I also loved the hot chocolate provided” Chandler, Australia, January 2014

Your operation will be a bonus chapter in my book

“You’ve got it right. Don’t change anything. The crew are very knowledgeable particularly Simon. Thank you very much, your operation will be a bonus chapter in my book (to be published soon). I will send a few copies. Once again, thankyou, it was an awesome experience (even for me with 45 years diving experience all over the world). I just might do it again” Warwick O’Brien, Australia, January 2014

No improvement necessary 

“Amazing experience! It seemed like a great gift to give my husband for his 30th but we both had so much fun I got some of his present aswell. No improvement necessary. Thanks so much” Kate Orr, January 2014

Exceptional and very professional

“Having been on tourist trips similar to this in Australia and other countries, I thought this was exceptional and very professionally run. The organisation, attention to details and efficiency was awesome. I also loved the captains banter and one of the crew members music choice” Oliver Randell, Australia, January 2014

Thanks for your patience with our 4 year old

“Was perfect – organisation, safety, professionalism, smile and humour and food too. Thanks. We loved the hot showers. Thanks for your patience with our 4 year old. He says now that he is super strong since he swam with the sharks :)” Emmanuelle and Kieran Caston, Australia, January 2014

Would do it again in a heartbeat

Awesome, would recommend it to everyone. No wonder it’s an award winning charter. Would do it again in a heart beat” Shannon Williams, Australia, January 2014

I really couldn’t has asked for a better day

I had the most AMAZING experience – another tick to add to the bucket list. This is all down to the amazing, friendly crew. I really couldn’t have asked for a better day – maybe a bit more sunshine. Cheers Calypso guys!” Sarah Overall, UK, January 2014

Your tour totally surpassed my expectations

“We had the most amazing time today – your tour totally surpassed my expectations. Can’t believe I have finally done a cage dive after years of wanting to do it. Thank you for making it so much fun and so easy!” Millie Parsons, England, January 2014

Everything far surpassed my expectations

“I had an absolutely amazing time. Everything far surpassed my expectations. The crew was very helpful and professional, but also had a good sense of humour. I appreciated the attention to health and safety. Everything from the warnings about seasickness to procedures surrounding the cage were clearly and thoroughly communicated. The Skipper was also patient and helpful when I needed help breathing through the mask. Thanks for an amazing day!” Dani Lalonde, Canada, December 2013

Definately recommend to friends & family

“Such an awesome experience and really happy with the amount of sharks that we saw today. Everything onboard was awesome and the crew were great. Definately recommend to friends and family” Paige Neave, Australia, December 2013

Thank you for this great experience

“Everyone had a long dive int he cage and enough time to see the sharks. Thank you for this great experience!” Anna-Lena Lohse, Germany, December 2013

Many many thanks

“Everything was super, tour, food, all team members were very helpful and friendly. We would recommend this tour with Calypso to all our friends. Many many thanks!” Ivan and Svetlana Kushch, Russia, December 2013

Fantastic Day

“Fantastic day. We were looked after from the start. Great food. Great people. Thanks. Oh yeah and seven sharks WOW!!!” Kim Bernhardt and Mark Holt, Australia, December 2013

10 out of 10

“Spot on 10 out of 10. Can’t convey hour great this day trip was. 10 OUT OF 10!” Leon Mack, Australia, December 2013

Absolutely loved the day!

“Everything was absolutely fantastic. The crew was funny, well put together, hardworking, and always very polite. I loved how connected the tour was with YHA and providing transportation to the tour. Absolutely loved the day!” Victoria Gambardella, USA, December 2013

You are a very well organised group

“Thanks for a great day. You are a very well organised group and have thought of everything to make the patrons comfortable” Cheryl McGill, Australia, December 2013

Don’t change a thing

“Awesome trip. The service onboard was excellent! More than enough in the way of food, drinks etc (and plenty of cold beer!!). Explanation of everything was great. Don’t change a thing! Thanks alot!” Dave Harper, Australia, December 2013

The day was excellent!

“The day was excellent! Everyone was friendly, plenty of food and lots of SHARKS! Thank you :)” Colleen Ackford, Canada, December 2013

Will tell everyone to come and do it

“This tour was very professional – the crew and captain were amazing – the food excellent – coffee to die for. Just watching the shark was amazing – will tell everyone to come and do it. A fantastic day!!! Congratulations to a job well done” Kay Thomas, Australia, December 2013

Couldn’t fault anything 

“Absolutely fantastic, couldn’t fault anything. Crew were great and helpful, boat was clean and clutter free” Michael Thomas, Australia, December 2013

Best tour I have ever been on

“No improvements – best tour I have ever been on, will be recommending to all and giving great trip advisor review. Thank you for an excellent day” James Hood, UK, December 2013

A perfect ending to my Australian experience

“I hope this tour lasts for a while so I can return someday. 10 out of 10. Excellent all the way across the board. Great staff, amazing vessel, perfect location and not once did I feel unsafe. More than satisfactory service, a must for all ages. Thank you Calypso for making this a perfect ending to my Australian experience!!!” William Beacham, USA, December 2013

Excellent from start to finish

“I thought the day was excellent from start to finish. All the crew were excellent and I felt at ease and safe. I will certainly be telling mt mates about this tour in Sydney and will highly recommend the guys at Calypso. Thank you to all who made it such an excellent day. My wife and I will certainly be back!!” Jim Waldegrove, Australia, December 2013

We will certainly recommend it

“We had a thoroughly amazing and enjoyable day – it far exceeded our expectations although we did expect it to be brilliant (as others had told us it would be). Everything was just right – timing, catering etc etc. We will certainly recommend it” Amanda and Robert Isherwood, Australia, December 2013

Awesome experience 

“Awesome experience. Perfect weather. Great crew. Plenty of Sharks!!” Corey Wildash, Australia, December 2013

Once in a lifetime experience

“Excellent trip, definately worth the money paid for a once in a lifetime experience!” Chris Skidmore, England, December 2013

An experience of a lifetime

“I thought that the tour was all round excellent. The staff were very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. I could not have asked for anything more or better. Overall an experience of a lifetime” Sarah Young, USA, December 2013

Amazing experience

“Fantastic day, and an amazing experience. The crew were all good, very friendly and helpful. Will definately recommend Calypso to family and friends” Reme McClaren, Australia, December 2013

Saw more sharks than expected

“We had a wonderful time and saw more sharks than expected. All staff worked really hard and made our experience memorable” Matt and Caleb Dickinsen, Australia, December 2013

Once in a lifetime experience

“Once in a lifetime experience!!! Great food, excellent crew, nice modern boat, and plenty of Great White Sharks. Best tourism experience south of the equator” Geoff Turner, Australia, December 2013

The day with the great whites was amazing

“The day with the great whites was amazing. Dreamt about doing since I was 10, 20 years on I finally got to do it. Wicked day, will never forget this one. Many thanks” Aron Sandham, UK, December 2013

Defo once in a lifetime experience

“Awesome, so glad the stabiliser was fitted helped so much with seasickness, defo once in a lifetime experience” Michelle Elder, UK, December 2013

Thanks for the memories

“Great day, great crew, lovely boat especially with the gyro on!! Looking forward to watching the video on dry land. Thanks for the memories!!!” Daniella and Oscar Clarke, UK, December 2013

Was great to see sharks up close

“It was really fun. Everyone was really nice. The food was delicious and it was great to see the sharks up close. Everything was well set out too! :)” Hannah Demoine, Australia, December 2013

Shark experience was amazing 

“Very pleased overall. Shark experience was amazing, the trip was made pleasurable by the polite staff. The trip went smoothly due to the recent addition of the gyro. Onboard meals that were supplied = Attt. Thanks so much!!” Grady Muir, Australia, December 2013

The stabiliser made the trip 1000000x better

“It was an amazing trip, no improvements needed. Very friendly staff and experienced great food and drinks, AMAZING showers. Definately advertise the shit out of the stabiliser made the trip 1000000x better, was awful when it was off. Perfect for people who would get motion sickness” Jaimi-Lee Whittard, Australia, December 2013

The gyro was sensational

Excellent trip, the gyro was sensational and should be fitted to all your vessels. Overall I thoroughly enjoyed the trip and can’t see any way to improve it. I will definately recommend to friends and business colleagues” Ric Finch, Australia, December 2013

Could not be faulted

“None – fantastic experience – could not be faulted. Thank you again for the experience of a lifetime. Will recommend to everyone I know. All the staff were fantastic and I felt safe during the entire cage dive. Thank you all!!” Gary Kelly, Ireland, December 2013

Sharks are amazing

“Very friendly crew!!! Cool tour! Sharks are amazing! Atmosphere excellent. Go on like that!” Ceuk Keler, Germany, November 2013

This trip is a must-do

“This trip is a must-do for every visitor of Australia. The crew is really polite, helpful and try to take care of everybody. Good job keep going!!! I would definately recommend it to everyone in Germany whos doing a trip to Australia. Thanks guys :)” Anonymous, November 2013

Best highlight of Australia

“Excellent trip. Facilities were great and whole setup. Crew were fantastic and to top it off we saw 4 great whites. Best highlight of Australia since February 2012! Thank you very much.” Daniel Calnan, England, November 2013

An experience you will remember for the rest of your life

“There are no improvements needed, the tour was excellent, but that doesn’t even come close to how good the day actually was. The staff are professional, entertaining, helpful and experts in what they provide. If you want to have an experience you will remember for the rest of your life go with Calypso!! Thank you for fulfilling a personal dream” Chris Kempson, England, November 2013

Spectacular trip

“Thank you for a spectacular trip; 4 sharks was more than my wildest dreams!! My bucket list (to this point) is now complete. A ride on a 747; and seeing a great white up close” Michael Zilkowsky, Canada, November 2013

Everything was amazing

“Everything was amazing. The crew was top notch and so reassuring. I trusted them completely. This was the best experience and all because the crew was so amazing. Tommy and Jordan were the best” Jeanine Zaldenrob, USA, November 2013

Great day all round

“Well co-ordinated tour. Very accommodating crew. Excellent SHARK VIEWING. Fantastic catering. Great day all round” Peter Hilhorst, Australia, November 2013

AMAZING!!

“Beautiful weather, awesome sights, 5 sharks. Nothing else to say. AMAZING!! Cheers to all” Mark Lehrer, Texas, November 2013

Fantastic day out

“Fantastic day out – crew were brilliant – but the sharks were even better :) Would definately recommend” Kim Fulcher, UK, November 2013

I can definately say I’ll recommend this trip

“I am incredibly grateful I had the opportunity to do this, especially on my birthday. Your staff were, today, incredible, friendly, professional and great at their job. I will definately push this tour as much as I can. Dan was excellent, informative and excelled at taking control/giving confidence to all and the deckies Tom and Zephyr were great. Talkative, knowledgeable and friendly. I can definately say i’ll recommend this trip. Welcoming, professional and warm! Excellent! If only I could do this daily!” Rhiannon Sims, Australia, November 2013

Enough time for everyone in the cage

“Good that food is inclusive. The crew did a lot to make the trip good as possible. Gave enough time for everyone in the cage! Very helpful and spread a lot of positive energy!” Amalie Andersen, Denmark, November 2013

Amazing!

“Amazing! I wish it didn’t take so long to travel from England so I could do it again! I will recommend this tour to anyone who visits Australia” Rebecca Baly, England, November 2013

5 sharks seen

“Amazing tour. 5 sharks seen couldn’t ask for more” Travis Montebello, Australia, November 2013

Awesome day had a great time

“Awesome day had a great time, it’s one thing seeing Great Whites on Discovery but in the wild with Calypso Star Charters can’t beat that!! Thanks to all the crew. Cheers Paul” Paul Hetherington, Australia, November 2013

Everything was perfect

“Everything was perfect! Crew, food, shark diving -> 10/10. Amazing experience!” Mark Alexander, Canada, November 2013

A truly great experience

“A truly great experience. We would recommend anyone to live this sensation with White Sharks!!!” Urko Anibarro & Nuria Marin , Basque Country & Spain, November 2013

Definately an unforgettable experience

“Calypso Charters was amazing. The crew were incredibly helpful and the cage diving didn’t disappoint, it was a thrilling experience. Definately an unforgettable experience and will definately speak highly of it when returning home” Larissa Bongco, Australia, November 2013

What an amazing experience

“What an amazing experience! I can’t thank the Calypso Star Charter crew enough for their excellent service! They really went above and beyond their duties to ensure that we all had a great time! Highly professional indeed. The tour was so great! More than enough food, sharks and sick bags haha. Thankyou Calypso Star for all your efforts and hospitality. It was an experience I will never forget!!!” Chrystle Chester, Australia, November 2013

Sharks were the best experience of my life

“Crew are so easy going, funny & friendly, made the trip! Sharks were the best experience of my life. I will tell many others they have to do this & only with you guys. Thanks so much for an amazing day” Alexandra Stone, Australia, November 2013

You guys well and truly exceeded my expectations

“I thought your staff were amazing and all deserve a beer! I have been in oz on a working holiday Visa. This trip has been the one thing I have talked about and dreamt about all the time. You guys well and truly exceeded my expectations so just want to express my gratitude. I wish you all the best in the future. Once I have edited the go pro video from the three trips I will send it to your website. Many thanks again” Mark Burton, UK, November 2013

The best experience I have had here in Australia

“This trip was amazing. The captain & crew were top notch. Very knowledgeable and hard working. The best experience I have had here in Australia as a study abroad studen” Kyle Pinto, USA, October 2013

Amazing experience

“Amazing experience, all good, no complaints! Great staff, good food, awesome sharks” Kat Ramsauer, Australia, October 2013

I would definitely recommend the experience to everyone

“The day has been Amazing!! Couldn’t have asked for any more. Staff were awesome, really helpful, answer any questions asked. Made sure we had everything we needed. I would definitely recommend the experience to everyone.” Abbey Hardcastle, United Kingdom, October 2013

Wouldn’t change a thing

“Fantastic experience. Well worth the trip across the Nullabor. Staff were brilliant, couldn’t be more helpful. Wouldn’t change a thing.” Lyn Ward, Australia, October 2013

Four different sharks

“Great service, excellent staff, made it for a real fun day. Four different sharks in one day is a success!” Daniel Bables, Australia, October 2013

Absolutely incredible

“Absolutely incredible! One of the best experiences of my life! Lots of sharks all day! Beautiful weather! Amazing stealth machines!” Nathan Lewis, Australia, October 2013

Well worth the money

“Great day, well fed and plenty of time in the cage to get up close and personal with the sharks. Well worth the money’ Mark Hancock, England, October 2013

Thank you for helping me tick this off my bucket list

“All staff were friendly & approachable, very informative & well presented. The boat was clean & well set out, plenty of tucker too! Can’t fault ANYTHING :) You guys were amazing & I will be recommending this company to everyone. Such a perfect day. Thank you for helping me tick this off my bucket list. You guys are superstars!!” Kylie Hide, Australia, October 2013

In one word, electrifying!

“Well, my thoughts – I feel everything we have had today is so very well worth our money spent! We were made welcomed right from the start of the journey right up until we departed the vessel. And the safety throughout the time onboard was at a high level. In one word, electrifying! Thank you” Elizabeth Coleman, Australia, October 2013

Enjoyed every minute of the dive

“Really really great! Crew were really informative and enthusiastic. Food was all delicious. Sharks were absolutely incredible, enjoyed every minute of the dive! Movies onboard are great too, stops you from getting bored whilst waiting for your turn. Initially I though it was quite expensive, however after coming on the day its really worth it! I didn’t realize food and drinks were all complimentary either!” Robyn Coles, UK, October 2013

5 sharks, who could ask for any more

“Very happy, enjoyed the whole experience. Great vessel, excellent crew. 5 sharks, who could ask for any more.” Scott Mercer, Australia, October 2013

Couldn’t have asked for a better experience

“Absolutely amazing! Couldn’t have asked for a better experience. Staff were helpful and friendly. Definitely  recommended! Thank you very much.” Andrew Fennell, Australia, October 2013

I loved every second of it

“It was an awesome trip and I loved every second of it. The staff were extremely helpful and friendly too :).” Sean Koludziejczyk, Australia, October 2013

Sharks were amazing

“Excellent tour and service. Sharks were amazing!” Bryce Jordan, USA, October 2013

Had an awesome time

“The tour was really great. Heaps of great food and lovely staff. The dive was great, and for a 1st time diver I was impressed with support and help. The crew were really helpful and friendly. Had an awesome time, sharks were incredible. Great job guys. I’d love to do it again, well worth the trip over” Mel, Australia, October 2013

All round a great day

We just wanted to thank the staff very much for all their support during the day, very knowledgeable and helpful when we needed vegetarian options from Dani as my partner is a vegetarian. All round a great day out and will recommend everyone! We are even going to buy vouchers for family for Christmas. Amazing day!” Michael McPhillips and Sarah Kelly, Australia, October 2013

We saw many sharks

“It was really good, the weather was perfect and we saw many sharks both in and out of the water. The crew were very helpful and made it an incredibly enjoyable experience. The food was also good” Caitlin Teakle, Australia, October 2013

I will recommend this to our friends

“Today exceeded my expectations. The crew were great, always helpful, made time to talk to everyone. The food was great, if anything you had too much. The sharks did their bit and turned up. I will recommend this to our friends” Graham Foreman, Queensland, October 2013

All well worth the money

“Brilliant day. All the staff were great and very helpful. Food was really nice and it was all well worth the money. Would definately do it again and recommend it to everyone! Zephyr was really helpful and always offering us a hand, top bloke!” Jodie and Luke Kane, UK, October 2013

Thanks for an epic day

“Had an absolutely amazing day. The crew were lovely, very helpful, happy and knew alot about sharks. Will be recommending to everyone. Thanks for an epic day!! :)” Helen Salt, England, September 2013

Most amazing creatures

“Brilliant experience, most amazing creatures to see upfront – it’s a must do, bucket list tour to ensure I tell everyone about. All staff were excellent, friendly and knowledgeable” Anonymous, September 2013

5 star charter

“Amazing trip with a very hardworking and dedicated crew. Would recommend to anyone. 5 star charter” Iain Miller, Scotland, September 2013

Brilliant day, just the best ever

“Brilliant day, just the best ever. Met every expectation possible – would do it again in a drop of a hat!” Jane Stephen, Scotland, September 2013

I would highly recommend this crew and attraction to others

“This tour was amazing! The crew were friendly, personable and professional. The food provided was tasty and ample. I would highly recommend this crew and attraction to others. Thank you!!” Natasha Agent, USA, September 2013

Loved every minute of it

“It was a fantastic experience, loved every minute of it. Sharks were so amazing!! Staff, boat & other passengers all were great which made for a lovely day. Tom, Tash & Simon were helpful, informative & supportive.” Kay Henderson, Australia, September 2013

All in all, 5 Stars

“Absolutely EXCELLENT day!!! Staff knew everything there was to know, caught every unique moment on camera & really cool too :) Food great & drinks. Time in cage – perfect!! All in all 5 stars :) Thanks guys!!” Rachael Joyce, England, September 2013

Once again Calypso Star Charters exceeded my expectations

“This was my second tour having first come 3 years ago and once again Calypso Star Charters has exceeded my expectations. The crew were knowledgeable, helpful and extremely easy to get along with. THANK YOU SO MUCH! I will continue to recommend you!” Guy Sutton, Australia, September 2013

Diving and seeing the great whites is something I’ve always dreamed of

“I had had a fab trip, diving and seeing the great whites is something I’ve always dreamed of doing and it definitely met my expectations. Staff/Crew on board were so friendly, chilled and kept the tour going smoothly. Thumbs up to you guys and thanks again for the experience” Samantha Fawcett, England, September 2013

What a magnificent day!

“What a magnificent day! Fine weather, great crew, great whites – wot more could u ask for!! U will definitely get plenty of “word of mouth” advertising from us. Cheers :)” Christine & Mark Masotti, Australia, September 2013

No improvements to suggest

“No improvements to suggest but wanted to thank the staff for their care and wellbeing of us. Really felt looked after. Thank you for accepting people in wheelchairs” Mel and James Stockdale, Australia, September 2013

Crew on Calypso Star was just phenomenal

“Tez and I have done quite a few dive trips with various companies, however today’s experience with the crew on Calypso Star was just phenomenal!!! Instantly Lana greeted us warmly followed by a friendly gday from Tom and to then meeting the skipper :) All day I felt as though I was at home on the vessel, nothing was too much and both Tom and Lana were happy to go to any length to make the experience onboard pleasurable.” Kerry Houghton, Australia, September 2013

One of the best experiences

“Well above expectations! One of the best experiences and will recommend to friends in Sydney and Coffs Harbor. Staff were great! Very informative, helpful and friendly. Couldn’t be happier, Thanks. Mitch.” Mitchell Smith, Australia, September 2013

Absolutely first-class experience

“Absolutely first-class experience. Besides having the best possible weather conditions & 3-4 Great Whites visit. The crew, capably led by Dan, left no stone un-turned. Congratulations on a professionally run operation where we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, while being entertained. I will definitely recommend Calypso Tours.” Ross Higgins, Australia, September 2013

Didn’t expect to see so many sharks

“Can’t say there is anything to improve. Was a great day, didn’t expect to see so many sharks and so much action, none the less I feel so lucky and in awe for the amazing day I’ve had. Pretty good way to spend my 22nd birthday.” Jason Evans, Australia, September 2013

Of all the tours I have been on, this ranks the best

“I am travelling throughout Australia. I have been on several tours in Cairns, Sydney, Hunter Valley etc. Of all the tours I have been on, this ranks the best. Best food offered!! I will recommend this tour to others and possibly visit again. Thanks!! Keep up the good work!!!” Carlos Molina, USA, August 2013

Sharks were fantastic

“Crew was GREAT! Sharks were fantastic, food was good. Overall, GREAT operation!” Caroline Taheri, USA, August 2013

Would definitely recommend Calypso to friends

“Fantastic. Staff made the day easy and maximum enjoyment. Impressed with level/amount of food and drink we were given – far higher standard than expected. Plenty for everyone. Would definitely recommend Calypso to friends – thanks for the great day :) Sam Hurchings and Emily James, UK, August 2013

You made my biggest dream in life come true

“You made my biggest dream in life come true, and everything was super nice, professional and fun from start to end. I’ll be back :)” Anna Isberg, Sweden, August 2013

Well worth money spent!

“Had an awesome time! Well worth money spent! Staff were very caring & attentive of our needs at all times. Made sure everyone was always well looked after and were satisfied with their time spent onboard/in water. Great food & drink selection too! Will certainly recommend to others & do tour again too! Thanks guys!” Jacqueline Tols, Australia, August 2013

Absolutely amazing tour

“Absolutely amazing tour. Crew were friendly, food was fantastic. Very impressed with everything. Particularly the crew & organisation, smooth & fair time for everyone in the cage. Asked for a hot chocolate & Zephyr made it & found me & personally delivered it. Well done, exceptional service. Sharks were amazing, crossing off bucket list is not sufficient to describe this awesome trip. Keep up the good work, will definitely recommend.” Adam Kansagar, USA, July 2013

2nd tour and was not a let down

“Very good tour and really enjoyable. Very nice staff, eager to help & they have a good sense of humor. 2nd tour and was not a let down. Thank you. Top marks for the sharks too, gorgeous animals” Ruth Adamson, Scotland, July 2013

I did not expect them to be that large

“Great experience and tour. I did not expect them to be that large! Definitely would recommend this.” Nick Pingleton,USA, July 2013

The skipper is very patient

“It was great. Thank you so much for taking our son’s food allergies so seriously & for accommodating his needs. This is greatly appreciated. The skipper & crew were lovely & friendly. The skipper is very patient in helping us scuba in the cage when we were having trouble grasping the concept!!! :)” Anthony & Michelle Adams, Australia, July 2013

I looked a great white in the eye!!

“Team onboard excellent. A life experience. Dan very knowledgeable. Will tell others. A real highlight of the visit to Port Lincoln. I looked a great white in the eye!! Loved it.” Rodney Harrex, Australia, July 2013

The most amazing thing I have seen here in Australia

“Nothing to suggest, just I spend a great time. This trip is fantastic, unbelievable. I will recommend it not only because this is the most amazing thing that I have seen here in Australia and maybe the best dive I did. Thank you very much, thank you the Government of South Australia, thank you Calypso Star and thank you the crew for that. I think try again this experience later.” Alexandre Duval, France, July 2013

Seen lots of sharks

“Crew were awesome, made you feel welcome. A lot of food – didn’t go hungry. Plus seen lots of sharks. Awesome day out” Jess Mills, Australia, July 2013

I will definitely be recommending to everyone I see on my travels!

“I thought the entire trip was fantastic. It was an amazing experience. I had been looking forward to this trip for a long time and it fulfilled all my expectations. The crew were great, very helpful and friendly. The food & drinks provided all day were great. Emma was very helpful plus the added bonus of visiting the tuna farm was great. Overall the trip as outstanding & I will definitely be recommending to everyone I see on my travels!” Ben Rydings, UK, July 2013

5 sharks, very hard to beat that

“Staff were so friendly and helpful. Shark experience was incredible, 1 hour in the cage, 5 sharks, very hard to beat that. Great hospitality, continuous food and drink throughout the day. Would recommend this trip to anybody.” John Behan, UK, July 2013

Hard pressed to find a better run tour company

“Very high standards, would be hard pressed to find a better run tour company in Australia.” Matt Kelly, Australia, July 2013

Out of this world!

“I thought the shark dive was EPIC! Definitely something for the record books! Out of this world!” Jayce Smith, USA, June 2013

Was definitely worth the 3500 KM drive

“We had an UNREAL time! Will DEFINITELY be back to do it again. All of you guys did a fantastic job! Will recommend to everyone. Was definitely worth the 3500 KM drive.” Alex Jefferies and Mary Squires, Australia, June 2013

A really great day out! Even as only a spectator

“A really great day out! Even as only a spectator. Crew – Amazing, food & beverages – Brilliant. Would definitely recommend. Great Job!!” Sandra West, Australia, June 2013

Great to see so many sharks

“A wonderful experience! Wonderful to see my hubby so excited and happy to tick off his bucket list. Thank you so very much . Enjoyable from start to finish. Great to see so many SHARKS! Hope to come back” Debbie Rule, Australia, June 2013

Can’t wait to come back again

“It was an amazing trip!!! Couldn’t have been better. Saw 3 sharks at one time. I will highly recommend. Can’t wait to come back again. Thank you sooooo much!” Bryce Adler, USA, June 2013

Sharks are more awesome in person

“Couldn’t ask for a better day. Very enjoyable. Sharks are more awesome in person! The crew worked hard to give us a great experience” David Shaw, Australia, June 2013

The most amazing thing I have ever done

“Probably the most amazing thing I have ever done! WONDERFUL!” Rachel Binstock, USA, June 2013

Might do it a 2nd time

“Brilliant tour, would advise anybody to do it. Might do it a 2nd time if I’m ever back here” Darren Byrne, Ireland, June 2013

I don’t think more than 5 minutes passed without a shark in view

“This tour was fantastic, I don’t regret spending the money at all, it was well worth it! I was on the 3rd group dive and I don’t think more than 5 minutes passed without a shark in view. Loved every minute! And thanks again for having lactose-free options.” Megan Kolarik, USA, June 2013

I just wish I could do this everyday!

“The day in total was fantastic, it was exactly what I imagined it to be. I just wish I could do this everyday! If I were to sum it up in one word? WICKED!” Crystal Bennett-Dewart, Australia, June 2013

What an experience to see 7 sharks whilst cage diving

“Very professional operation. Would recommend this Calypso Star to all. Had a sensational day and what an experience to see 7 sharks whilst cage diving. Thanks for this remarkable experience!” Marie Ness, Australia, June 2013

I got to see about six different sharks

Crew was extremely helpful and knowledgeable about sharks. I got to see about six different great whites. Food options were excellent” Dylan Gavin, USA, June 2013

Wonderful experience

“Had a wonderful experience! A dream come true thankyou! Worth the trip from Canada. Wonderful video” Anonymous, May 2013

A perfect opportunity to dive with the sharks

“It was a very well organised tour, very friendly staff and great facilities. A perfect opportunity to dive with the sharks knowing we were in safe hands with very experienced operators. Thanks!!” Matt Kohlman, Australia, May 2013

Very well taken care of

” Awesome, seen lots of sharks and were very well taken care of!! Will definitely be back” Kristine Burgess, Canada, May 2013

Sharks – Awesome

“Boat – good size/facilities. Food – great selection, plenty to eat. Sharks – Awesome! Crew – friendly and helpful. All round great day :)” Seb Gorrell, New Zealand, May 2013

I enjoyed seeing the sharks up so close

“I enjoyed seeing the sharks up so close, it was an amazing and very cool experience” David Burton, New Zealand, May 2013

Thanks for an unforgettable day

” The tour was amazing, everyone was nice, highly professional and welcoming. The food was also a plus, good and abundant. I’m incredibly thankful that you held the tour because of our delay flying here. And for seeing so many Great White Sharks. Thanks for an unforgettable day!!” Diana Barbota, Brazil, May 2013

I saw plenty of sharks up close

” Excellent tour. I saw plenty of sharks up close which was an amazing experience. All the crew were great and helpful” Fil Quartararo, Australia, May 2013

An amazing tour

“An amazing trip!! Felt safe, met great people, and saw plenty of incredible and beautiful sharks. A once in a lifetime trip…..but I’d love to do it again!” Jane Noble, UK, May 2013

I will highly recommend this tour

“Had an absolute ball. The guys were very helpful and friendly. They were patient with all levels of confidence with clients onboard. I will highly recommend this tour to friends and I will be back again! Thanks for a brilliant day and making it one to remember” Janine O’Grady, Australia, May 2013

Excellent, exceeded expectations

“Excellent, exceeded expectations! Lovely staff, friendly and helpful and knowledgeable. Lovely food – catered for my gluten free vegetarian diet (the first tour I have done to ever do that!) And sharks in exceptionally great form. Thanks to everyone” Lauren McCluskey, UK, May 2013

This was a once in a lifetime outing

“This was a once in a lifetime outing which exceeded my expectations because of the friendliness of the staff plus the fact that we were kept involved even whilst not in the cage. If you weren’t face to face with these amazing creatures underwater you got the chance to see them from the surface and continue the excitement. The skipper even made us a hot chocolate too!” Gemma Nelson, Australia, May 2013

I’ll be back

“I’ll be back. It was the best experience we had. Heaps of big Sharks!” Noel and Joe, Australia, May 2013

Never imagined swimming with sharks would be so special

“Had a great time. Met all my expectations and even more. The boat, the crew and the sharks were incredible. Would definitely book another trip on Calypso Star. Will recommend to my friends and family. Two thumbs up!! Never imagined swimming with sharks would be so special” Diego Anchustegril, Mexico, May 2013

Got to see 7 sharks

All the staff were lovely – it was wonderful experience and we even got to see 7 sharks! Fantastic food and so much of it. Everything was so clean and fresh. Amazing hot showers, will definitely recommend to family and friends!” Leah, Australia, April 2013

It was like National Geographic

” Excellent tour, very happy, lots of sharks. It was like National Geographic with a wetsuit on!” Justin Downie, Australia, April 2013

Couldn’t have wished for anything more

“Amazing day with everyone, this will never be forgotten, couldn’t have wished for anything more. Thankyou!!” Josh Heathcote, UK, April 2013

Massive sharks

“Excellent tour, very well looked after. Great friendly staff and plenty of massive sharks!” Jillian Egan, England, April 2013

No improvements possible

“Calypso arranged sunshine, calm seas and 4 Great Whites Sharks! No improvements possible!!” John Nightingale, UK, April 2013

Seen 5 sharks

“Excellent trip, seen 5 sharks, perfect. Had nice food and a few bevvies. Thank you!” Liam O’Connell, Australia, April 2013

Such an incredible experience!

“Such an incredible experience! Crew was awesome. Sharks are amazing, so close to the cage!!” Samantha Totera, Canada, April 2013

We will definitely recommend your tour to others

“Staff were excellent, very polite & helpful – nothing was too much trouble and they all genuinely appear happy to be working. Food was sensational no one went hungry – excellent keeping up the ‘snacks’ etc too. Glad we saw sharks = AMAZING. We will definitely recommend your tour to others” Tracey Caitlin and Ben Caitlin, Australia, April 2013

This was an awesome tour

“This was an awesome tour, unforgettable. It was great without the sharks as well, but then they appeared it was amazing! Loved the crew. Cheers! Thank you everyone! Olivia Krakau, Sweden, March 2013

Well worth the two day drive

“The crew were awesome, very willing to cater to my difficult dietary requirements without fuss. Very helpful and they worked hard non-stop. The boat is very clean also considering what it goes through. Well worth the 2 day drive to do this. A great whole day package” Rebecca Housden, England, March 2013

Worth travelling from London

“The boat, crew and refreshments were all excellent. I can’t fault the set up. It was professional and very friendly. I felt confident at all times and it was well worth travelling from London to have this experience. I’ll recommend Calypso to all. Fantastico!! :)” Richard Ford, UK, March 2013

Totally met and exceeded my expectations

“A wonderful day out – totally met and exceeded my expectations! A childhood dream and lifetime ambition has been realised. Thank you!” Matthew Cooper, UK, March 2013

Wow, what an experience!

“Wow, what an experience! To see sharks in their natural environment was beautiful. My gratitude to all the crew for a wonderful day and a special thanks to Zephyr” Stephanie Jupp and Steven Smythe, Australia, March 2013

I hope I get a chance to do this trip again

“The whole experience was great! Good service and helpful staff. The sharks were bigger than I thought. GREAT! I hope I get a chance to do this trip again” Amanda, Sweden, February 2013

I have lived and worked on the sea all my life

“I have lived and worked on the sea all my life. Today your crew showed me another reason why I do. I’m grateful for fantastic efforts made by the crew” Ty Matek, Australia, February 2013

From catching tuna at 20kg to swimming with monsters

“I had an amazing day from catching tuna at 20kg to swimming with monsters of the deep, total value 4 money and all staff were excellent and polite, answered any questions I had to ask” Jamie Grothers, Nth Ireland, February 2013

Fulfilling a lifelong dream

“Great day fulfilling a lifelong dream. Staff were polite, friendly and informative. Already planning our next trip back!!” Kate Thrippleton, England, February 2013

Experience of a lifetime

“Experience of a lifetime! Worth every cent” Tony Monchini, Spain, February 2013

Great Tour

“Great tour! Lots of sharks, plenty of cage time, knowledgeable and friendly staff” Michael Pettifer, US, February 2013

An outstanding professional company who tick all the boxes

“Great crew who are informative and very friendly. An outstanding professional company who tick all the boxes. The true stars 8 Great Whites was just an added bonus. Look forward to getting back in again” Jason Cram, Australia, February 2013

Amazing amazing amazing

“No improvements needed. Amazing amazing amazing. Thank you so much for a truly wonderful day. The sharks are just absolutely incredible, and so many of them!!”
Lee-Anne Thompson, Australia, January 2013

New boat is fantastic

“The crew were very knowledgable and helpful. It was great to hear all their experiences and stories. Nice catering and plenty of food. Your new boat is fantastic – very roomy, comfortable and well equipped.”Amy Wiles, NSW, October 2011

Absolutely unreal

“Incredible, cant describe in words how good it was. Absolutely unreal”
Nathan, England, October 2011

Definitely well worth the money

“Had a great time, it was definitely well worth the money. We will be back again Thank you all so much for the good day” Michelle Remen, SA, October 2011

Friendly, helpful, great service and good food

“Loved the impromptu tuna fishing will recommend you to every friend. Nothing to improve – all friendly, helpful, great service and good food.”
Yasmin Webb, Australia, December 2012.

The highlight of the trip to Oz so far

“I cannot recommend this trip highly enough 10 out of 10 for everything. Got to see 4 Great Whites from the cage dive and many more from the boat. The staff are very professional and friendly and made our day even more enjoyable. The highlight of the trip to Oz so far” Amy McCarthy, Ireland, December 2011

Plenty of food

“Great, nothing to complain about. Plenty of food, plenty of time, plenty of sharks. Thanks!” Savannah, USA, December 2012

Extremely helpful crew!!!

“Extremely helpful crew!!! Went above and beyond my expectations – helping me overcome my disability barriers. Huge thankyou guys Simon, Dan and James”
Gabriel Moriartis & Lisa Cottrell, Austalia, December 2012

Seen lots of sharks

“I have had a great fun today. Seen lots of sharks and the whole journey was very good. I would love to do shark cage diving again with Calypso Star”
Avtar Singh, Australia, January 2013