Victoria is the second-smallest state of Australia. It borders with New South Wales to the north and Tasman Sea to the east. The unique combination of spectacular coastline, pristine beaches, numerous national parks, dense forests and mountains attract visitors all year long and offer a plethora of activities to sport lovers.
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Scuba Diving in Point Peron, Rockingham, Western Australia Australia
Point Peron is located in Rockingham, which is at about 47 km/29 mi in the south-west of Perth. Point Peron is a popular dive site not only for the divers but also for the snorkelers. The location is suitable for all divers. The average depth here is at 4 m/13.1 ft and the maximum is at 7 m/23 ft. Visibility is medium and varies from 5 m/16.4 ft to 10 m/32.8 ft.
It is an interesting spot with many swim throughs, a couple of large caves and some limestone reefs with an abundance of marine life. In addition, divers are able to see colorful nudibranchs, beautiful soft corals, sea anemones and sea stars. Furthermore, you can dive this site at any time of the year. It is advisable to take a dive flag, due to the boat traffic.
Finally, it should be mentioned that it is usually crowded, so if you wish to avoid the crowds, you can dive at night or early in the morning.