A BUSY 3 DIVES ON PROTEA BANKS!!
8 November 2015 | PROTEA BANKS
Viz: 8 - 10m (clean water but very milky)
Sea Temp: 22 degrees Celsius
DIVE 1 - Southern Pinnacle: Lots of reef fish. Shoaling Bigeye Kingfish on Kingfish Gully and a Pototo Bass. 2 Hammerhead sharks, a Zambezi (Bull) shark and about 5 Round Ribbontail Rays on the reef. Mid water we had about 50 shoaling Hammerhead sharks. The viz was very milky so there could have been a lot more Hammers.
A HUGE Whale seen breaching from the boat. Dolphins and Flying Fish also seen from the boat.
DIVE 2 - Southern Pinnacle: Lots of reef fish. Also shoaling Bonito. Mid water we had another shoal of Hammerhead sharks. Just before we got out we had a Copper shark.
Flying Fish also seen from the boat.
DIVE 3 - BAITED SHARK DIVE: 3 Zambezi (Bull) sharks - 1 was HUGE. 5 Oceanic Blacktip sharks. 1 Copper shark just before we came up. Great interaction with the sharks and they came in really close. Wooooohoooo!!!
Whales and Flying fish seen from the boat.