Situated in the Bay of Bengal, the Andaman Islands, also known as Emerald Isles because of their green forests, are an isolated group of 325 islands with distinct beauty. Still remaining untouched by mass tourism, the islands are located closer to Thailand than to India and the main settlement called the Port Blair is easily approached from India by plane or ferry.
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Scuba Diving in Point Peron, Rockingham, Western Australia Australia
Point Peron is located in Rockingham, which is at about 47 km/29 mi in the south-west of Perth. Point Peron is a popular dive site not only for the divers but also for the snorkelers. The location is suitable for all divers. The average depth here is at 4 m/13.1 ft and the maximum is at 7 m/23 ft. Visibility is medium and varies from 5 m/16.4 ft to 10 m/32.8 ft.
It is an interesting spot with many swim throughs, a couple of large caves and some limestone reefs with an abundance of marine life. In addition, divers are able to see colorful nudibranchs, beautiful soft corals, sea anemones and sea stars. Furthermore, you can dive this site at any time of the year. It is advisable to take a dive flag, due to the boat traffic.
Finally, it should be mentioned that it is usually crowded, so if you wish to avoid the crowds, you can dive at night or early in the morning.
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.