If there was ever a place, called underwater paradise on earth, it would be at the Raja Ampat Islands. Located on the northwest end of New Guinea Island in Indonesia, Raja Ampat is an archipelago with more than 1500 islands, coral reefs and sandbars, situated in the Coral Triangle and surrounded by the majestic Pacific Ocean.
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Scuba Diving in Hamersley Pool, North Beach, Western Australia Australia
Hamersley Pool is located in North Beach. It is a small and protected beach that provides with good conditions for scuba diving and snorkeling. The average depth here is at 3 m/9.8 ft and the maximum is at 6 m/19.7 ft. In addition, visibility is medium and varies from 5 m/16.4 ft to 10 m/32.8 ft.
Expect to come across interesting reef formations, as well as a variety of reef life, with many reef species, crayfish, rays, old wives, schools of bream and red lipped morwong to name just a few. The dive site is appropriate for beginners and advanced divers alike. Furthermore, the optimum time for diving here is at high tide.
Bear in mind that Hamersley Pool is usually crowded with snorkelers and other divers. Note: be careful of the currents.
Relevant activites based in Australia
December – AUSTRALIA
River Rafting Tour Class III / IV / V & outdoor experiences on Tully River.
Not an expedition. 21 Days – air travel not included.