MARLIN ON PROTEA BANKS TODAY!!!!!!
24 July 2015 | PROTEA BANKS
Current: medium, reverse
Sea Temp: 22 degrees Celsius
DIVE 1 - Northern Pinnacle: We got to the caves and had about 25+ Ragged-tooth sharks in there. The reef was full of reef fish. Also some Tuna and Kingfish. Mid-water we had 2 Oceanic Blacktip sharks. Lots of interesting Plankton and Jellyfish.
DIVE 2 - BAITED SHARK DIVE: Great dive with the sharks coming in really close! We had 3 Zambezi (Bull) sharks and 2 Oceanic Blacktip sharks. Right before the end of the dive a Hammerhead shark passed by!!! EPIC!!!
DIVE 3 - Northern Pinnacle: There was about 20+ Ragged-tooth sharks in the caves and there were a few all around the caves as well. So many beautiful reef fish everywhere. Also some more Kingfish and a huge shoal of Rainbow Runners. Mid-water we had 3 Zambezi (Bull) sharks and 2 Oceanic Blacktip sharks. On our safety stop we had a BLACK MARLIN passing by!!!!! WOW WOW WOW!!!! Great way to end the day!
Some Whales and Flying Fish seen from the boat!!