Realf's Diving & Salvage Welcomes You

Above and Underwater Diving Services



Who We Are

Realf’s Diving & Salvage is a Gladstone owned and family operated business. For over 40 years Realf's have been committed to identifying and meeting customers expectations, and continue to provide a quality, safety and environmentally friendly service to local and international customers.

Realf’s Diving & Salvage offers  an assured professional above water and underwater commercial diving, servicing the marine construction and shipping industries in Queensland.

Realf's diving crew have a range of trade qualifications that assist in overcoming some difficult tasks that require design, fabricating, a fully equipped workshop and plant and machinery.

Realf’s Diving & Salvage execute an OHSEQ Business Management System under the guidelines of ISO 9001:2015 Quality 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety and ISO 14001:2015 Environment.

Realf’s Diving & Salvage strategic decision to execute an OHSEQ Management System to manage and continually improve overall performance and compliance. 


  • The ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customers needs; and

  • applicable legal requirements and compliance obligations;

  • Facilitating opportunities to enhance customer satisfaction;

  • Addressing quality risks and opportunities associated with Realf's context and objectives; and

  • The ability to demonstrate conformity to specified quality requirements.


  • The general growth of concern from all interested parties about OHS matters;

  • Changes to legislation and meeting legal and compliance responsibilities;

  • Measures continual OHS improvement; and

  • Assessment and review of the effectiveness of procedures which give effect to OHS policies and processes.

  • Demonstrate such conformance to others, self-declaration or certification and registration.


  • Protecting the environment by preventing or mitigating adverse environmental impacts;

  • Mitigating the potential adverse effect of environmental conditions on the company;

  • Assisting the business in the fulfillment of compliance obligations;

  • Enhancing environmental performance;

  • Achieving financial and operational benefits that results from executing environmentally sound alternatives that strengthen the businesses market position; and

  • Communicating and considering environmental information to relevant interested parties.


Realf's Diving & Salvage Services

We Put Your Needs First

We are committed to helping our clients every step of the way by providing useful services to take care of all their above or below water needs. We are constantly growing and expanding our service options, so if you have something in mind that we don’t yet provide, we would love to hear about it. Realf's team are known to go above and beyond to find solutions to problems that otherwise seem impossible so contact us today to find out more about our services.


Our Dive Vessels

Realf's Diving has a number of tender vessels and dive boats, see below for more information on some of our main vessels.

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Equipment & Machinery

Realf's Diving & Salvage carry an extensive list of different machinery and equipment to assist with them tackling challenging tasks. From Drones in the air to small to large machinery on the ground and equipment in and on the water, we have the tools and equipment to get the job done quickly and efficiently.

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Realf's Diving Truck

2012 Mitsubishi Fuso FG Canta

Dual Cab 3 Tonne Tray Back

Genie Telehandler

2007 GTH 4013 AU Terexlift

25T Tadano Crane

1991 TR250E Rough Terrain Crane


Office Hours

Monday: 9:00am - 3:00pm

Tuesday: 9:00am - 3:00pm

Wednesday: 9:00am - 3:00pm

Thursday: 9:00am - 3:00pm

Friday: 9:00am - 3:00pm


Emergency Response Diving 24HR

Contact us

John Realf - 0429 663 603

Dive Operations Manager

Russell Realf - 0437 649 681

Service Manager


Realf's Diving & Salvage Team


Stuart Realf



John Realf

Joint Executive Officer / Dive Operations Manager


Russell Realf

Joint Executive Officer / Service Manager


Kristy Realf

OHSEQ Business Administrator & Auditor


Sophie Realf

Administrator's Assistant / Accounts & Procurement


Emme Realf

Dive Operations Assistant




Get in Touch

19 Cotton Street, Gladstone QLD 4680

(07) 4972 4129

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