Posted - 03 March 2005 : 09:33:59 AM
| As you all know (well....you SHOULD by now unless you have been living under a rock!) the Citizen Promaster OZTeK4 is the Sydney & Australian Dive Show for 2005! Being held 12-13 March at the Australian Technology Park in Everleigh (Sydney), OZTeK4 is gearing up to be the most exciting Dive Show & Conference for years!
The Exhibition contains 60+ exhibitors, with Dive Travel, Dive Equipment Manufacturers, Importers, Retailers & Dive Training all on Display. The RAN Clearance Divers, NSW Police Divers, Commercial Diving and the latest in Rebreather, Scooter and Dive Equipment innovations will be on display.
Entry costs only $16.50 and entrance can be bought at the door!
Door Prizes include a Solomon Islands dive trip (staying at the Tulagi Divers Lodge), a Mike Ball Dive Expeditions 'Spoilsport' or 'Supersport' liveaborad trip, a Sea & Sea MX10 camera and strobe, a GUE/DIR Fundamentals Course that includes all learning materials and GUE Registration, an Aeris mask, snorkel and fin package, as well as a deep DSMB, finger spool and cap.
PHOTO COMP & PRIZES:
The OZTeK/Sportdiving Photo Comp closes this week, with entries for Best Wreck, Cave, Open & video. There are Prizes Galore, with Citizen Promaster Aqualand NX Watch (worth $1700), a trip to the Uepi Island Resort in the Solomon Islands, an Ocean Trek liveaboard weekend in Jervis Bay a Zeagle 'Envoy' 1st & 2nd stage regulator, a TAKA Diving Adventures liveaboard trip to the Ribbon Reefs and Cod Hole and a Pro Dive Cairns 3 day/2 night liveaboard trip.
Prizes will be announced on the Sunday afternoon.
The International & Australian cast of speakers and presenters at the
OZTeK4 Diving Technologies Conference are all acknowledged as leading
authorities in their respective fields of diving expertise. Featuring non-stop theatre presentations, workshops and seminar sessions, speakers include Leigh Bishop (UK Wreck Diving), Curt Bowen (Cave Explorations), Kevin Deacon (Wreck Photography), George Evatt (High Definition Imaging), Martyn Farr (UK Cave Diving), Dr Andrew Fock (Physiology), Kevin Gurr (Rebreathers), Lamar Hires (Cave Diving), Jarrod Jablonski (DIR); Dr Simon Mitchell (hysiology), Martin Parker (Rebreathers), Andrew Wight (IMAX
movies), and more!!!
Admission to the Conference aspect of the event is restricted to Gold and Silver Pass holders with tickets on sale now at dive stores around the country. And to make the event even more attractive, all Gold Pass Holders will go into the draw to win the recently released, Citizen Promaster 'Cyber Aqualand NX' dive watch. Gold tickets, for two full days are $240 and Silver one day passes are $120.
Rebreathers again will be a special feature, with the Inspiration,
Evolution, PRISM, KISS, Sport KISS, Dive Rite OPTIMA, Ouroubous, OMG
Azimuth & CCR, the RB80 and the Colkan CCR all on display.
IMAX & DINNER:
To add to the excitement the OZTeK Awards Dinner & IMAX presentation
"Aliens of the Deep" (introduced by producer Andrew Wight) will close the weekend on Sunday from 6pm in Darling Harbour. Tickets to the dinner & IMAX start at $110.
AND EVEN MORE PRIZES:
All Dinner Attendees will go into the draw to win the recently released, Citizen Promaster 'Cyber Aqualand NX' dive watch plus other prizes to be announced on the night!!!!
So....regardless of what you like in diving, be it Digital Photography, Wrecks, Caves, DIR, Rebreathers, commercial/military or just looking at dive gear and talking diving, make sure you get to OZTeK over the weekend. This will be a great show...and one you do not want to miss.
For Conference tickets please contact your local dive store and full
details can be found on the OZTeK4 web site www.diveoztek.com.au