Scuba Diving in Palm Beach, Pittwater,
New South Wales Australia
Palm Beach is a beach-side suburb in northern Sydney, at about 41 km/25 mi in the north of Sydney's CBD (Central Business District). It is considered to be the jewel of Sydney's northern peninsula, that offers a plethora of activities, such as surfing, fishing, diving and sailing. A beautiful beach holiday location that provides with many accommodation options, stylish cafes and good restaurants.
Park at the end of Ocean Park road, cross the beach and dive to the southeast. The average depth of this location is at 12 m/39 ft and the maximum at 15 m/49 ft. It is appropriate for divers of all levels. The visibility of the spot is quite good and enables to have a look at the vegetation and the fish that hide in there.
Divers may come across with weedy sea dragon, clown fish and sea horse. Also, there’s a few small swim throughs to explore. This is not a dive site that will take the whole day to explore but still it worth while. It is best to book an organized dive, if you are visiting for the first time, due to the weather condition.