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Marine Life / Sydney Diving

Shiprock – over 130 species of fish

Last week the NSW government announced funding for series projects including $200,000 to Sutherland Shire Council to provide access steps into Shiprock Reserve. Back in about 1998 a new set of stairs was to have been constructed here by Sutherland Shire Council using funds provided by the Federal Government’s Coastcare program but the Council abandoned … Continue reading

Dive Travel / Marine Life

Heron Island

During the period 14-18 February Carl and I visited Heron Island. Heron Island is known the world over for its excellent Great Barrier dive sites and fantastic coral gardens and pinnacles. So good is the diving that Jacques Cousteau – the world’s most famous undersea explorer of our time – listed The Heron Bommie as … Continue reading

Dive Travel / Marine Life

Minke Whales – a chance to see them close up

On an annual basis Abyss Scuba Diving organize a trip to dive and snorkel with the Minke whales around Lizard Island. At the peak of their activity late June/ early July we conduct special Minke Whale Expeditions with the 2 Day specifically dedicated to locating and observing minkes’ at close range under water either snorkeling and/or diving with the whales Continue reading