MV Malabar is a wreck site on the northern headland of Long Bay, close to Maroubra beach. The MV Malabar that was named after a small ship in Java, sank on April 1931 when it came into a heavy fog. The wreck was inaccessible to divers for almost sixty years.
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Scuba Diving in The Wall, Long Reef, New South Wales Australia
It is a boat dive and the common entry is by Fishman’s beach. The depth ranges from 8 m/26 ft to 15 m/49 ft and visibility is pretty good, around 10 m/32 ft or more. Diving is open all year long. Water temperature is up to 21°C/69.8°F degrees in summer and early autumn months and between 14-18°C/57.2-64.4°F in winter.
Divers will have the opportunity to witness an amazing marine life. This spot boasts a wide range of sea life such as blue groper, wobbegong, black cod and Port Jackson sharks. Finally, divers are able to explore the Cathedral Cave which is the biggest of the swim-throughs in Sydney. This beautiful dive site offers a unique experience to divers.
Apart from diving, there is a variety of activities, attractions, restaurants and bars available along Sydney’s northern peninsula.
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.