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Coral Bay - Scuba Diving

 


Coral Bay in Western Australia is located directly on the famous Ningaloo Reef. This is a Scuba Divers paradise with scuba dive coral bay ningaloo reefvast areas of protected coral gardens, amazing drop offs and bommies on the outer reef.

 

Much of the reeef in Coral Bay is less than 1 Kilometre from the shore so there is no need for long boat trips to get to the brilliant dive locations. You can also setup on the beach and swim straight over the coral only metres frmo the protected shore.

Average water temperature is 26 Degrees Celcius so there is no need for a thick wetsuit. Most divers use a 3mm suit for their scuba diving on the Ningaloo Reef.

There is a massive range of marine life at Coral Bay. Tropical fishes of many species, reef sharks, dugongs, turtles, dolphins, whale sharks and manta rays are all seen in the area. Do not forget the multitude of smaller species such as the Coral Reef polyps, nudibranches, sea slugs, star fish etc.

There are scuba dive trips available from tour operators in Coral Bay. Many of the fantastic dive sites are less than 10 minutes boat travel from the Coral Bay marina.

Ningaloo Reef Dive charter boat Coral Bay

Coral Bay has a fully equipped scuba dive shop. They can fill scuba cylinders, supply full snorkelling & diving gear. Aso provide Scuba instruction and conduct snorkelling and scuba tours of the Ningaloo Reef. Whale shark and manta ray tours are also an option depending on the time of year.

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