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Michealmas Island North

North Michealmas Island # 1

Location: Situated on the northern side of Michealmas Island about halfway along. A rock sits up out of the water by approx 1m just west of a big bay.

Description: Coral plates, gorgonian fans, sponges, a few small caves, walls, usually lots of cuttlefish, sometimes lionfish on the plate corals often large groper, kingfish, queen snapper. Excellent night dive.

Depth: to 18m

Dive level: Open Water +

Visibility: Average 12 - 15m.

Conditions: Good on all winds excepting strong NW-E.

North Michealmas Island # 2

Location: This site is found on the northern side of Michealmas Island 300m from western end of island. The shoreline is very steep limestone and the site is 80 – 10m off shore.

Description: Two limestone bommies give a perfect snorkel dive. Good colour, fish of all sizes, ribbon weed banks with squid and cuttlefish. Perfect spot to anchor up for lunch and have a quick snorkel dive.

Depth: to 16m

Dive level: Open Water +

Visibility: Average 12 - 15m.

Conditions: Good on all winds barring strong northerlies.