As one of the best wreck dives in Yorke Peninsula of South Australia, the Clan Ranald is an important diving destination and tourist asset which forms part of the Investigator Strait Maritime Heritage Trail. The Clan Ranald sank on January 31st, 1909.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Scuba Diving in Bell Park, Rockingham, Western Australia Australia
Bell Park is located in Rockingham, which is at about 47 km/29 mi in the south-west of Perth. It is actually a dive site, where you can explore the wrecks of four boats and two air-crafts. Bell Park is an easy and interesting spot, for beginners and experienced divers alike. The average depth here, is at 12 m/39.4 ft and the maximum is at 15 m/49.2 ft. Visibility is medium and varies from 5 m/16.4 ft to 10 m/32.8 ft.
In addition, it is very popular amongst photographers and divers, due to its abundant marine life, including old wives, yellowtails, seahorses and morwongs. It is advisable to take a dive flag, due to the boat traffic. Finally, it should be mentioned that it is one of the most dived spots in the region around Perth, so if you wish to avoid the crowds, you can dive at night or early in the morning.