Skydive in Australia » The Ultimate Guide to Tandem Skydiving

Ultimate guide to skydiving for the first time

Expert instructors share insider tips in the latest Tandem Skydiving guide for first-timers

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Not sure how to deal with the anxiety of skydiving for the first time? Get our free guide straight to your inbox:

  • Get the confidence and knowledge to finally tick skydiving off your bucket list.
  • Discover the latest, up-to-date, and accurate information to understand how skydiving works.
  • Written by Aussie skydiving experts after thousands of skydives in the last 50 years.

This free 15-page guide offers a unique behind-the-scenes look into a life-changing experience

The most comprehensive skydiving guide ever published...

Discover the best tips to deal with the fear and anxiety of jumping out of a plane.

Get answers to questions like “what if my parachute doesn't open?”, and the reality about skydiving malfunctions.

Requirements to skydive and the up-to-date safety regulations of the Australian Parachute Federation.

Read a detailed, step by step account of what to expect on the day of your first skydive.

Modern skydiving gear and how a parachute works, with detailed explanations of the technology used.

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Why would ANYONE want to jump out of a perfectly good airplane?

Firstly, skydiving is the ultimate adrenaline rush, with the thrill of free-falling through the sky leaving you buzzing for days.

But it’s not just the rush that draws people to the experience, it’s also the sense of achievement and empowerment that comes with conquering your fears and pushing your limits.

And let’s not forget about the stunning views you get to see when you’re up there, whether it’s over beautiful Australian landscapes or exotic overseas locations.


About us...

1300SKYDIVE is a member of the Australian Parachute Federation and the most experienced skydiving company in the country.

Aussie family-owned and operated for over 50 years, we have jumped with thousands of customers from Australia and overseas.

We currently offer tandem skydiving experiences in Cairns, Airlie Beach, Sunshine Coast, Hunter Valley, Sydney and Tasmania.

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Experience the thrill of a lifetime

Our free guide contains everything you need to know before taking the plunge.