16th January 2022 – South Solitary Island Students

16th January 2022 – South Solitary Island Students

We had a change of wind direction this morning which allowed us to get out to South Solitary Island for the days dives. With the boat full of Open Water and Advanced Open Water students we were limited on dive sites today due to the surface conditions and swell so Buchanan's Wall was the choice for…

15th January 2022 – Two Island Duo!

15th January 2022 – Two Island Duo!

In the comfort of Mega Wild, we made our way to South Solitary Island for today's first dive! Jumping in at Buchanan's Wall, our divers were treated with a variety of marine life including Banded Coral Shrimp, juvenile Yellow Boxfish, Coral Beauty's, Porcupine Fish, Blue-Lipped Wide-Banded Anemonefish and several large Wobbegongs. After dive one we headed…

14th January 2022 – Blue Water Hanging Around!!

14th January 2022 – Blue Water Hanging Around!!

Despite a rolling swell 2Wild powered out to South Solitary for today's diving, where we happily found the blue water still hanging around! First up our divers dropped on Buchanan's Wall where they saw Juvenile Yellow Boxfish, Banded Coral Shrimp, & Nudibranchs. After the surface interval the divers descended on Shark Gutters for a swim to…

13th January 2022 – Blue at Buchanan’s

13th January 2022 – Blue at Buchanan’s

Today we took out Megawild for a double dive trip to South Solitary Island! Surface conditions were a bit choppy, but once dropping under the water the visibility was fantastic and the water was lovely and warm. For the first dive, we dropped into Buchanan's Wall, where some of our divers spotted a Green Sea Turtle. We…

12th January 2022 – Blue Water at the Solitaries!

12th January 2022 – Blue Water at the Solitaries!

Today's calm sea conditions made for a pleasant ride to South Solitary Island this morning. Jumping in at Manta Arch for dive one, we were pleased to see that the blue water had returned. Twenty plus grey nurse sharks were spotted on this dive along with three Queensland groper, eagle rays, bull rays, black cod and…

11th January 2022 – Pipefish Greets Divers!

11th January 2022 – Pipefish Greets Divers!

Sheltering from the Northerly breeze, our divers descended on Buchanan's Wall for their fist dive of the day. Highlights included (but were not limited to): Banded Coral Shrimp, Dunckers Pipehorse, Nudibranchs,  juvenile Yellow Boxfish and a big Marbled Ray. After a brief surface interval our divers dropped in at Shark Gutters for a drift to the…

10 January 2022 – Back in the water…Finally!!

10 January 2022 – Back in the water…Finally!!

With the tropical cyclone storm system moving on from Southern Queensland and taking its crappy wind and swell with it, Mega Wild finally got out of its pen again to take our divers to South Solitary Island! Dive one saw our divers descended on Buchanan's Wall where a Dunckers Pipehorse, a pair of Cuttlefish, Nudibranchs, Banded…

31st of December 2021 – Last Dives of the Year!

31st of December 2021 – Last Dives of the Year!

With some rain hovering on the horizon we made our way out to South Solitary Island for the last two dives of 2021. Our first site was Buchannan's Wall where our divers were treated to clear water and lots of marine life. A few greasy cod, grey nurse shark, juvenile yellow boxfish, fire gobies, and juvenile…

30th December 2021 – Returning Blue Water

30th December 2021 – Returning Blue Water

We managed to find a window of opportunity this morning to get our divers out to South Solitary Island. With the steady southerly wind we were restricted to the northern end of the island. Both dives were done at Shark Gutters. Some of the marine life seen today were grey nurse sharks, eagle rays, blue spotted…

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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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