Bait Reef (Hamilton Island, Whitsunday Islands)

Dive site at the Outer Barrier Reef

19° 48' 25.35" S, 149° 4' 21.40" E
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Data & Description

Alternative names for this dive spot:
The Stepping Stones, Manta Drop Off, Manta Ray Drop Off

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Micronesian Reef Fishes: A Guide to the Coral Reef Fishes of the Tropical Central and Western Pacifica

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Description dive spot:
The Stepping Stones: The 18 coral reefs covered with beautiful soft corals and gorgonians which are between 1 and 25 meters and the canyons are characteristic for this dive site. Lots of fish.
Manta Ray Drop Off: The steep wall is located at the southern end of the Bait Reef. Here is a lot of big fish, including sharks.

Last content update:
2009/12/05

Contributed by:
Joe

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