Althorpe Island is located opposite the Innes National Park, in Yorke Peninsula. The spot is an tiny island, studded with dive sites walls of over 65 ft/20 m, three wrecks and seal colonies to name a few. Minimum winter temperatures average around 4°C/39.2°F and the maximum can reach 40°C/140°F during summer.
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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.
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.