|Questions and Answers
Founded in 2000, 18599 is a family owned and operated business that has evolved from a part time passion to become one of the most successful dive businesses in Townsville.
1. How long has the business been operating and how did it start?
M18599 has been operating for 8 years.
2. What is your company's mission?
To provide education and experience about diving.
3. What does your company specialize in?
Scuba Diving Training. Taking Students from the beginning right through to Instructor.
4. Who is the founder or owner of the company and briefly describe his/her past activities?
Craig Randall is the Founder and Owner of the company.
"A spur of the moment decision to do a scuba course in 1999 whilst on Holidays changed my life. Within months I had become a Divemaster and was working in the Industry. Upon my return to Australia and my job as a Registered Nurse, life as I knew it just wasn’t the same so I become a scuba instructor and opened a dive shop. The adventures provided since then through scuba diving will stay as great memories for the rest of my days. I have dived throughout the world and taught many people from all walks of life. Each and every experience unique in its own way. The lifestyle is one your friends will envy, now you can embark on the same journey..."
5. What is your most popular travel package and why?
M18599 Camping and Diving Safari Relax, Dive, Explore. Enjoy the freedom of exploring the underwater world at your own leisure. Dive and snorkel to your heart's content (within safe industry guidelines) over two days where you'll experience majestic soft and hard corals and a fantastic biodiversity of marine life. Take an afternoon walk on the secluded beaches and relax in a hammock - the perfect spot to unwind.
6. What is the best compliment you received from a client?
"M18599 staff and facilities create an amazing experience each and every time. M18599 caters and tailors to incorporate every individual need and goes above and beyond to ensure that every participant has an amazing experience, whether it be a training or fun dive. Thank you!!" M.Menkens