Pemba Island, the second of Zanzibar Island complex, is part of Tanzania and the nearest point of the country to the equator. Due to its particular geographical position, Pemba Island offers mild weather conditions and warm climate all year round. These conditions make Pemba a super scuba diving destination worldwide.
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Scuba Diving in Yanchep Beach, Perth, Western Australia Australia
Yanchep beach is an interesting dive site that is very popular amongst divers and snorkelers. The average depth here is at 5 m/16.4 ft and the maximum is at 7 m/23 ft. In addition, visibility is pretty good and varies from 10 m/33 ft to 30 m/98.4 ft. Divers will come across various sea stars, hard and soft corals, sea anemones and turban shells.
Also, expect to see western blue devil, octopus, prawns, cuttlefish, crayfish, rays, old wives, schools of bream and red lipped morwong to name just a few. It should be mentioned that, Yanchep beach is usually crowded, especially during weekends. It is advisable to take a dive flag with you, due to the boat traffic. Last but not least, the dive site is appropriate for divers of all levels.