Yongala Dive

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Name
Heather Batrick
Location:
56 Narrah Street,
ALVA BEACH, QLD, Australia
Contact:
+61 7 4783 1519
Last Updated

2014-12-01 10:03:19

Yongala Dive

Take the fastest trip to the historic S.S. Yongala wreck - voted as one of the Top 10 Dives in the World. In approximately 30 minutes Yongala Dive will transport you to the dive of your dreams in their purpose built 10 metre rigid inflatable boat.

Experience giant Queensland gropers, huge marble rays, schooling barracuda, sea snakes, turtles and much more. Itís a dive you will never forget!

Affiliation:

PADI

Training Level:

Adventure, Advanced, Nitrox

Boat Description:

The Yongala Express is a 10-metre rigid inflatable boat with sun canopy, clears for spray protection and marine toilet on board. Seating and a separate dive rack are available for passenger comfort.

Sites Visited:

SS Yongala - this is rated as one of the top 10 dives in the world for its sheer quantity of marine life - you will encounter all the normal reef fish plus many more. Giant gropers and schools of giant trevally and cobia congregate around the wreck, sea snakes glide harmlessly past. Bull rays and eagle rays are common sights gracefully sweeping over the wreck, turtles plus 1000's of other creatures. The wreck itself is covered in beautiful soft and hard corals, making this one of the most amazing dives you will ever do!

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Name
Heather Batrick
Location:
56 Narrah Street,
ALVA BEACH, QLD, Australia
Contact:
+61 7 4783 1519
Last Updated

2014-12-01 10:03:19

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