Diving Sodwana Bay

Location  Sodwana Bay, Kwazulu Natal – Just south of Mozambique border  Dive Centres and Accomodation Recommendations      Coral Divers – Friendly, young and sociable atmosphere. Well organised dive charters. Enthusiastic dive staff, many in-training. Thorough briefings. 6 boats. PADI courses available up to Divemaster level. Large camp in park grounds with accomodation ranging from tents to basic en-suite …

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Diving Mombasa

Sites dived  Various sections of Shanzu Reef (fringing reef), Birthday Reef  Average Water Temp in January  (Celcius) 28 degrees  Max Depth reached  25 metres (Shanzu) 50 metres (Birthday)  Best time to dive  November, late Jan, February/March  Exposure Protection  5mm 1 piece was adequate, most holidaymakers were diving in 3mm shorties (brrrrr!)  Possible Marine Encounters  Masses!! See comments below.  …

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Diving at Cape Town

Location  Cape Town  Sites dived  False Bay: Pyramid, Castle, The Pietermaritzberg, Partridge Point, A-Frame, Smitswinkel Bay Wrecks. Atlantic: Katzamaru, Di’s Cracks  Dive Centers Used    Our first contacts in Cape Town were Andrew and Heidi Newby who run Far Side Adventures. Andrew an ex-ad man and documentary filmmaker has been instructing diving for nearly 20 years. He …

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