4th August 2017 – CHEC students complete PADI Open Water Course in time for Heron Island trip.

2 Wild was full of students from Coffs Harbour Education Campus excited to finish their PADI Open Water Course. Conditions were a little choppy so Split Solitary was the Island of choice where students had a couple of great dives seeing Green Sea Turtles, Numb rays, Crested Horn Shark, Coral Shrimp, Wobbys, Nudis, Porcupine Fish…


8th July 2017 – Giant Cuttlefish, Grey nurse Sharks and Whales!

Today’s dives at South Solitary did not disappoint. Divers were greeted with three Giant Cuttlefish around South Boulder, and loads of Grey Nurse Sharks at the Arch and Cleaner Station. Also, Turtles, Eagle Rays, Bull Rays, juvenile Trigger Clown Fish, Moray Eels, Octopus, Black Cod, Blue Groupers, Nudibranchs, Lionfish and so many Schooling Fish. Congratulations Logan,…


23rd June 2017 – Shark Days Are The Best Days!

Conditions improved significantly, making Griffith Uni’s Dive Club last day memorable at South Solitary. Manta Arch and then Shark Gutters and South Boulder were today’s dive sites, with over a dozen Grey Nurse Sharks, Bull Rays, Black Cod, Lionfish, Groupers, Turtles, EagleRay, Giant Cuttlefish, Clown Triggerfish and loads of scooling fish.

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22nd June 2017 – Griffith University Dive Club Explores South Solitary Island!

Griffith Uni Dive Club embraced the rolling swell for a couple of great dives at South SolitaryIsland. Divers explored Cleaner Station and South Boulder Wall, while also experiencing a close encounter with a Humpback Whale during our surface Interval. Other Marine life include a few Grey Nurse Sharks, Half-Circle Angelfish, Clown Trigger Fish, Bull Rays, Black…