The Kangaroo Island covers an area of approximately 4400 km²/1698.8 mi², located at 110 km/70 mi south-west of Adelaide and easily accessible by ferry or plane. A congregation of attractive small towns and fascinating wild Conservation parks, Kangaroo Island represents Australia's third largest Island.
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Scuba Diving in Swan River, Perth, Western Australia Australia
But that is not all, Perth offers a variety of sports and leisure activities to sport lovers. Swan River is another great location for scuba diving in Perth. The average depth here is at 8 m/26.2 ft and the maximum is at 24 m/78.7 ft. Visibility is medium and varies from 5 m/16.4 ft to 10 m/32.8 ft in summer and less than 5 m/16.4 ft in winter, especially after rain. It is an easy and rewarding dive that is suitable for divers of all levels. In addition, it is not effected by tide currents.
Swan River is an excellent location for the first dive and dive training. Divers will be surprised by the abundant life of this site, with a vast number of prawns, crabs, bream, yellow tailed grunters, blowfish, flounder and seahorses. It is also very popular for night diving, when all the prawns and crabs come out. Last but not least, Perth provides with a plethora of accommodation options, restaurants and bars to relax and have fun. Note: be careful of boat traffic.