HAMMERHEADS, GUITAR SHARK, BULL SHARK AND LOADS MORE ON PROTEA BANKS TODAY.
15 October 2018 | PROTEA BANKS
Sea Temp: 22 degrees Celsius.
DIVE 1 - Southern Pinnacle: We started with a shoal of Hammerhead sharks and 2 Oceanic Blacktip sharks. On the reef we had Hammerhead sharks every few minutes and loads of reef fish. On the sand we had 1 Guitar shark, 1 Eagle Ray, 2 Oceanic Blacktip sharks and 5 Scalloped Hammerhead sharks. Mid water we had 1 shoal of Hammerhead sharks followed by a school of Barracuda, followed by huge Cape Yellowtail, followed by Hammerhead sharks. On the safety stop we had 3 Oceanic Blacktip sharks.
DIVE 2 - Southern Pinnacle: We started off with a Zambezi (Bull) shark and 2 Oceanic Blacktip sharks. On the reef we had lots of reef fish, big shoal of Bigeye Kingfish and 3 shoals of Hammerhead sharks. On the sand we had 3 Scalloped Hammerhead sharks. Mid water we had school of Barracuda and 2 Oceanic Blacktip sharks. On the safety stop we had 4 Oceanic Blacktip sharks and 1 Dusky shark.
Whales and Flying Fish seen from the boat.