Round Ribbontail Rays on both the Northern and Southern Pinnacles.
20 November 2012 | PROTEA BANKS
Current: no current
Viz: 5 - 15m
Sea Temp: 18 to 21 degrees Celsius
DIVE 1 - Southern Pinnacles: Saw Humpback Whales breaching on the surface before we dropped. Had 2 large Round Ribbontail Rays pass by. Spotted 1 Oceanic Blacktip shark in the distance. Also a large shoal of Fingerfin fish. Wonderful viz on the bottom. Saw a couple of Trigger fish as well and lots of Plankton.
DIVE 2 - Northern Pinnacles: Saw 1 Pufferfish as well as one very large shoal Tuna. 3 Round Ribbontail Rays and 1 Musslecracker mid water. Loads of reef fish.