Famous for its proximity with the tropical islands, lush forests and Mount Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu is the capital of the state of Sabah located in Borneo. It is located on the west coast of Sabah within the West coast Division. Formerly known as Jesselton, it enjoys a tropical rainforest climate and lies by the coast overlooking the South China Sea and bordered by the Crocker range which is home to Mount Kinabalu.
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Scuba Diving in Clovelly Beach, Clovelly, New South Wales Australia
Clovelly beach is located in between Bronte beach to the north and Gordon’s bay to the south. If you are a scuba diving enthusiast, then you should visit Clovelly pool which is a natural rock pool on the southern side of the beach. The spot is appropriate for novice divers as it is an easy and shallow dive.
The pool is up to 8 m/26.2 ft deep and visibility rate is excellent, at around 10 m/32 ft. 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. Expect to see giant cuttlefish, blue groper, moray, small rays, yellowtail, Port Jackson sharks ,sole,old wives and plenty of schooling fish.
Clovelly pool is popular with all level of divers as it is an excellent night dive site. Best period for diving is in the winter months. Note: Divers are not allowed to dive here during daylight from October through April.