Sheltered from today’s northerly breeze, we jumped in at Buchanan’s Wall for the first dive of the day. Lots to see including Turtles, Octopus, Lionfish, Moray Eels and two large Hammerhead Sharks Cruising about in the shallows!!! Making the most of the current, we started our second dive at Shark Gutters and let the current…Details
It was another amazing day diving South Solitary Island. We were welcomed with 21 degrees water temperature, 30m visibility and rather calm surface conditions on the northern end of the island. Everyone on board thoroughly enjoyed both dives and saw plenty of amazing things including Grey Nurse Sharks, Bullrays, Slipper Lobsters crawling the bottom, Lionfish,…Details
With the current still moving around South Solitary Island, divers were shocked with 21 degrees and blue water! Fish were in the masses around Manta Arch, Cleaner and Shark Gutters, seeing over a dozen Grey Nurse Sharks, Barnie the Loggerhead Turtle, Lionfish, Bullrays, Eaglerays, Black Cod, Blue Groupers, nudibranchs and loads of schooling fish. Congratulations Phoebe…Details
South Solitary Island was inundated with clear blue water today, pushed in by a super strong current!
Lots to see around the Island. Black Cod, Eagle Rays, Turtles, Moray Eels and Lionfish were just some of today’s highlights!
Vis 20m, temp 20c
Congratulations to David on completing his PADI Open Water Course today!
Water conditions at South Solitary Island had unfortunately deteriorated overnight. We opted to dive at Split Solitary Island where the water clarity was quite nice! Lots of Nudibranches, Moray Eels, Lionfish, Juvenile Blue Angel Fish and an Eastern Blue Devil Fish were just some of the highlights! Vis 10-15m, temp 19c. Congratulations to Max and…Details
South Solitary Island had all the cool fish today. Open Water students on their very first dive were greeted with a Hammer Head Shark at Buchanans Wall, and then again on their second dive at Cleaner Station. Grey Nurse Sharks were also cruising around the gutters, along with Eagle Rays, Bullrays, all kinds of sea…Details
The Morning Dive trip was amongst the misty rain, but not enough to put off the keen divers. The rain cleared and the Underwater action proved to be fantastic! Visibility was again, well above average and the sea was nice. Diving Buchanan’s wall and the a drift dive From Shark Gutters to the Gantry gave…Details
We had some very happy customers on 2 Wild today after an awesome morning diving at South Solitary Island. The visibility had improved to 25m – 30m!! Grey Nurse Sharks were in all the gutters while a couple Eagle Rays were making the most of the current out deeper, our divers saw lots of Kingfish,…Details
Despite the much needed rain, divers made the most of their day and were treated with warm blue water out at South Solitary Island. Plenty of Grey Nurse Sharks were swimming in and out of the gutters, also Barnie the Loggerhead Turtle, Green and Hawkesbill sea turtles, Nudibranchs, Wobbygongs, a Octapus, Bullray, Bubbleshell, Groupers, our…Details
A great day for boating today, as the Dive trip cruised out, the Whale Swimmers were in the water hoping some Humpbacks would swim their way. All on some very flat calm seas. Visibility was a bit disappointing for both trips as a whale rose near the snorkelers and was not seen underwater, the scuba…Details
South Solitary Island was a pleasant surprise for our divers today. Conditions had improved since our last visit, as divers encountered over half a dozen Grey Nurse Sharks, Spanish Dancers, Baby Cuttlefish, Blue angelfish, Blue Groupers, Nudibranchs, Black Cod, Juvenile Clown Trigger Fish, Moray Eel and plenty of schooling fish. Manta Arch, Cleaner Station, Shark…Details
Divers and Snorkelers had a couple of memorable dives out at South Solitary Island today. Forecasted conditions made for a bit of a challenge, though all divers handled the chop very well. Due to what looked like an algae blooom, visibility varied quite drastically from site to site, though all divers experienced very close encounters of…Details
Full of excited divers, our boat “2 Wild” took us to South Solitary Island for two great dives today! Dive one from Manta Arch to the Gantry ticked all of the boxes. Grey Nurse Sharks, Turtles, Lionfish, an Octopus and two small Cuttlefish were just some of the highlights on this dive. Dive two was…Details
Divers had a blast on today’s trip to South Solitary Island. Manta Arch and Cleaner Station were the first pick of the dives, then followed by a drift from Cleaner Station to South Boulder Wall. Over half a dozen Grey Nurse Sharks were hanging around the Arch, also Bull Rays, Eagle Rays, Wobbygongs, Nudibranchs, Bubbleshell,…Details
After yesterday’s strong winds, we were all surprised with this mornings calm and sunny conditions out at sea, and South Solitary Island was amazing! Dive one was a casual swim around Cleaner Station, then followed by a swim from Shark to South Boulder on the second dive. Divers encountered a few Grey Nurse Sharks, Turtles,…Details
It was another successful whale swim this morning, upon leaving the harbour, we were lucky enough to come across a pod of 5 playful whales. Straightaway the whales directed themselves towards and came within 100 meters from the boat so we were unable to jump in the water due to strict guidelines, so we backed…Details
Due to some strong winds this morning we decided to wait to dive when the sea settled, and it did, so we headed on out to South Solitary Island for a couple of afternoon dives. Divers swam around Cleaner Station, Shark Gutters and South Boulder, seeing loads of fish including a seal on the surface,…Details
Split Solitary was today’s island of choice. Despite the slight breeze from the north west, mikes mooring offered our divers protection and produced a couple of great blue water dives. Split offered an abundance of marine life, including Crayfish, Turtles, whales singing in the distance, wobbygongs, nudibranchs, Moray Eels, Coral Trout, Blue Groupers, Bullseye schools,…Details
It was yet another beautiful day in paradise out at South Solitary Island. With the sun shinning and some clear blue water, divers first dropped down to see over a dozen Grey Nurse Sharks around the back gutter of Manta Arch mooring, then swimming around to Cleaner Station where we saw our friendly little Clown…Details
Due to the offshore superboat championship’s on at the jetty, 2 wild made an early getaway for some much needed dives at South Solitary Island, It was nice to be back in the water. Certified divers started at Manta Arch, seeing over a dozen Grey Nurse Sharks, then swimming to meet up with the student…Details