Australasia

 Diving in Australasia

My Australasian dive pages contain a taster of dive sites,some Dive Operations and a selection of Dive and Travel Books for sale, most of which Iíve read.Iím continually reviewing the content and will add more country info later.

 

 

 

Dive Book

 

 

 

 

This Months Dive

Ningaloo ReefThe Whale shark is the largest living shark.It has burgeoned to become a huge economic boon to the economy of the region. Within Ningaloo Marine Park six species of toothed whales, eight species of baleen whales and two species of dolphins have been sighted. Humpback whales migrate twice annually through the reef waters, other frequenters of the Ningaloo area include the minke, southern right and blue whales. There are  Leatherback,Green, Loggerhead and Hawksbill turtles, a population of 1000 Dugongs is to be found here, up to 100 Manta Rays have been seen.

Fish Info

The strikingly beautiful Mandari n Fish, of the same family as the Dragonet, is one of the loveliest of the marine fishes. They are languid swimmers, drifting slowly through the water

 

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