Whyalla is located on the western shore of upper Spencer Gulf, at 394 km/244 mi in the northwest of Adelaide, in South Australia. The Pointnt Lowly Lighthouse and nearby beach is just a 20-minute drive from Whyalla, at about 34 km/21 mi on a sealed road.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Scuba Diving in Bondi Beach, Sydney, New South Wales Australia
You can choose between shore entries or boat dives. The beach is aproppriate for more advanced divers. Visibility is good, around 10 m/32 ft or more. The maximum depth of the spot is 20 m/64 ft. Water temperature is up to 21°C/69.80°F in summer and early autumn months and between 14-18 °C/57.20-64.40°F in winter.
Divers will have the opportunity to witness an amazing marine life. The Weedy Sea Dragon is a sea horse which can only be found in NSW waters. At about 15m below the sea level, two impressive caves (Cathedral and Slot) are waiting to be explored. There are plenty of accomodation options to suit every taste and every budget.
Finally, visitors can enjoy coastal walks and the magnificent view of the sea in one of the many cafes and restaurants on the streets around the beach.