19th April 2019 – Great Conditions Underwater

19th April 2019 – Great Conditions Underwater

Despite the rain we ventured out to South Solitary finding ourselves better off under the waves than on them. Diving at Cleaner Station we found a large number of schooling Goatfish, Sweep and Trevally as well as a few Wobbegongs, Spotted Maskrays and Octopus. After a brief surface interval we were back under the water for…

18th April 2019 – Sharks in the Arch

18th April 2019 – Sharks in the Arch

Diving down to Manta Arch we found it packed full of Grey Nurse Sharks, before swimming around to Cleaner Station with Turtles, Big Eye Trevally Schools along the way. Second dive was a swim around Cleaner Station and North Boulder, with Eagle Rays on the wall, Wobbegongs and a large Bullray in the Cleaner Station Cave.…

17th April 2019 – First Dives at South Solitary

17th April 2019 – First Dives at South Solitary

The solitary islands put on a show for wildfin and her load of student divers today, with great vis and warm water still hanging around! Finding shelter at Shark Gutters we were greeted by a large Bullray cruising past the moring, as well as Large Black Cod, Wobbegongs and Moray Eels! Second dive was a slow…

14th April 2019 – Wet South Solitary

14th April 2019 – Wet South Solitary

With our divers undeterred by today's rain we found underwater was the best place to be. Swimming from Manta Arch to Cleaner Station our divers found half a dozen Grey Nurse Sharks under the arch, a few turtles and Spotted Maskrays. After a wet surface interval we finished our tour of the northern end of the…

13th April 2019 – Great Start to School Holidays

13th April 2019 – Great Start to School Holidays

With the blue sky above and blue water beneath we were excited to finally get back into the ocean. South Solitary didn't disappoint with 20m viability and the warm water still hanging around! Divers hopping in a cleaner station found themselves surrounded by huge schools of fish, with Grey Nurse Sharks,, A huge Bullray, and a…

7th April 2019 – Open Water Divers mix with South Solitary Island Turtles

7th April 2019 – Open Water Divers mix with South Solitary Island Turtles

We had a number of newly certified Open Water Divers on the boat today who were more than impressed with the underwater conditions at South Solitary Island. Dive one was at Buchanan's Wall we had plenty of life down the wall and a lone Leopard Shark in the shallows, Neil found a couple Leaf fish near…

Saturday 6th April – Leopard Sharks At South Solitary

Saturday 6th April – Leopard Sharks At South Solitary

After over a week out of the water we were keen to get back into it. South Solitary didn't disappoint, with 25m vis and 25 degree water! Diving at Cleaner station we were immediately surprised by the amount of Wobbegongs, including a group of ten piled on top of each other! The second dive was a…

29th March 2019 – Nurse Shark Diving

29th March 2019 – Nurse Shark Diving

With the weather about to turn sour we managed to slip in at Manta Arch for a quick Friday dive. Swimming to Cleaner Station our divers encountered around a dozen Grey Nurse Sharks, Numb Rays, and a few scattered Wobbegongs. The second dive was an uphill drift from South Boulder to Shark Gutters, finding a Mantis…

24th March 2019 – More Sharks at Manta Arch

24th March 2019 – More Sharks at Manta Arch

With a smooth ride out to South Solitary Island the divers were excited to get in that lovely blue water that has been hanging around all weekend. A deep dive a Manta Arch had Grey Nurse Sharks circling and the swim to Cleaner Station brought Numb Rays, Bull Rays and Black Cod. Dive two had us…

Where to find us.

OFFICE LOCATION

Jetty Dive Centre Dive Shop is at 398 Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour, NSW 2450. This is where you begin your experiences with us! All Scuba Dives and Snorkelling must check-in before moving to departure point.

BOATS DEPARTURE POINT

All our boats leave from the Public floating pontoon wharf opposite the “Attitude Burgers “ building.

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