Moonta Bay and Port Hughes are close neighboring spots for snorkeling. Sandy beaches and crystal blue waters, beach-side cafes and historic jetties make this location the ideal destination for snorkeling fans. The spot is ideal for beginners and advanced fans of snorkeling.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Snorkeling in Mettam’s Pool, North Beach, Western Australia Australia
Mettam’s Pool is a popular snorkeling destination that lies between Trigg Point and Hamersley Pool. The location is sheltered from waves and offers ideal conditions for scuba training and snorkeling. The average depth here is at 2 m/6.6 ft and the maximum is at 3 m/9.8 ft. In addition, visibility is excellent, usually over 30 m/98.4 ft.
Snorkelers are able to come along an outstanding marine life, with various sea stars, sea anemones, beautiful shells, colorful reef fish and other species, including western blue devil, stripeys, boxfish, old wives, schools of bream and red lipped morwong to name just a few.
It should be mentioned that Mettam’s Point is usually crowded, especially during weekends. Last but not least, the dive site is appropriate for snorkelers of all levels, especially for beginners.