One day. One hundred countries. One thousand events. The 5th annual PADI Women’s Dive Day on July 20th, 2019 will surely be the world’s largest single day of diving ever. PADI Dive Shops around the world will host events for divers of all genders, ages, and experience levels – creating a global celebration of shared adventure and passion for the ocean. Thank you to everyone that will make this year’s PADI Women’s Dive Day the largest and most celebratory to date!


Bali, Indonesia

In conjunction with PADI Women’s Dive Day, Bali Scuba will organise an event, “Dive into a Great Cause for Women”, on Saturday 20th July, from 5pm to 7pm, to support Pink Ribbon. Drinks, food, good music and a silent auction await you, where all benefits of this event will go to Pink Ribbon. Furthermore, book any dive trip or PADI course on Saturday 20th or Sunday 21st July 2019, mention “Dive for Pink Ribbon” in your booking and 20% of the proceeds will be donated to the Foundation Pink Ribbon! Email

Izmir, Turkey

300 Bar Dive Center is hosting a two-day celebration of PADI Women’s Dive Day. On July 20th, they invite divers to a seminar series with a variety of speakers – from PADI scuba and freediving instructors, to commercial divers, yoga instructors, and even a national water sports athlete. On July 21st, attendees will participate in a yoga class followed by introductory scuba diving and freediving in the pool. Everyone is welcome. Email to sign up and for more information.

Arizona, USA

Blue Mind Divers is hosting ‘Donuts and Diving’ at beautiful Lake Pleasant to celebrate PADI Women’s Dive Day. Participants are invited to enjoy a continental breakfast (which of course includes donuts), coffee, and juices before heading into the water for a fun clean-up dive. After the dive, all women will receive a free swag bag and there will be an ocean conservation raffle with 50% of proceeds benefiting Dr. Sylvia Earle’s Mission Blue. All are welcome to attend including women, men, and children – divers and non-divers alike. Email to sign up and for more information.

Walhain, Belgium

Dolphin Buddys have organised an entertaining day of diving, with female divers taking the stage to talk about their hobby. Non-female divers are of course welcome as well, in a friendly diving spot suitable for all ages. There will be talks from female divers, young and old with topics ranging from ‘Starting your Dive Career After 50’, to a panel of young female divers (ages 13 – 23) talking about how they got into diving, and their dreams for the future. Click here to sign up and for more information.

Puerto Galera, Philippines

Asia Divers invites divers to a special ‘Healthy Ocean, Healthy Body’ weekend celebration of PADI Women’s Dive Day. Divers have the opportunity to participate in a Dive Against Debris at a local dive site to help make the ocean healthy. Participants can also enjoy yoga, fresh fruit drinks, and healthy meal options to make for healthy bodies. All family and friends are invited to join in the festivities. Email to sign up and for more information.

Thaa Atoll, Maldives

Maalifushi Marine Sports Centre at COMO Resort is celebrating PADI Women’s Dive Day the entire month of July. Divers that visit this remote coral atoll are invited to participate in a variety of programming above and below the surface. In-water programming options include boat dives, Discover Scuba dives, night dives, and coral restoration snorkels with an in-house Marine Biologist. Programming options above sea level include marine conservation talks, coral ID lectures, movies under the stars (Blue Planet), and sunset cocktail hours. Women staying at the resort for seven days or longer, during the month of July, will have eight dives with a PADI instructor included in their stay. People of all genders, ages, and experience levels are encouraged to join in this celebration of exploring the underwater world. Email to sign up and for more information.

California, USA

Blue Latitudes AmbassaDiver team invites fellow women divers involved in ocean science and media to explore oil platforms Elly, Ellen, and Eureka in celebration of PADI Women’s Dive Day. Three miles offshore of Long Beach, the team will dive beneath these active oil and gas platforms, the structure of which creates a kind of vertical reef, with every beam and cross beam covered in life. Email to sign up and for more information.

Whyalla, Australia

Adelaide Scuba‘s PADI dive instructor Erika invites divers to celebrate PADI Women’s Dive Day with giant cuttlefish in South Australia. Participants will have the opportunity to observe these incredible animals during the time of year that they aggregate in this region to breed. Post-dive celebrations to follow. Email to sign up and for more information.

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

Divetech invites divers to celebrate PADI Women’s Dive Day by bringing women together, hand-in-hand, in an attempt to break their own World Record for the longest female underwater human chain.  In order to further bring the dive community together, other dive shops around Cayman are invited to join in the fun, as well as local ocean conservation organizations. Post-dive, participants can enjoy a raffle with big headline prizes and celebratory champagne. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Cayman Island Breast Cancer Foundation. Email to sign up and for more information.

Inspired to take part in PADI Women’s Dive Day 2019? To find an event in your local area, or in an area you’d like to travel to, use our PADI Women’s Dive Day Event Locator. We hope that you and your friends and family enjoy participating in the world’s largest single day of diving ever!

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