AN AMAZING AND EXCITING DIVE!!!!!
4 March 2013 | PROTEA BANKS
Current: medium to strong
Viz: 20m+, a bit of Plankton in the water
Sea Temp: 24 degrees Celsius
DIVE 1 - Southern Pinnacles: 1 Oceanic Blacktip shark, missing part of it's pectoral fin, on the safety stop. 1 Eagle Ray. A shoal of Barracuda. A big shoal of Kingfish. Reef teaming with reef fish. 1 Remora. A few interesting 'jellies' around. A REALLY PRETTY DIVE!!!!
DIVE 2 - Northern Pinnacles: 1 TIGER SHARK ... that cruised in to say Hi. 4 Oceanic Blacktip sharks circling us midwater, plus others popping in and out ... INCREDIBLE!!! 2 Potato Bass (1 VERY friendly one that stayed with us for a long time). 1 Round Ribbontail Ray. Bonito, Fusiliers ... lots of Triggerfish. Reef so alive. 4 Remora's on the safety stop, that got very friendly. AN AMAZING AND EXCITING DIVE!!!!!