8 January 2019 | PROTEA BANKS
Viz: 10m bottom, 8m mid water
Sea Temp: 23 degrees Celsius
DIVE 1 – Southern Pinnacle: As we got to the reef we had 2 Potato Bass. Going along the reef we had lots of reef fish. 1 Hammerhead shark was very curious. Mid water we saw 1 Dusky shark and 1 Zambezi (Bull) shark. On our safety stop we had an Oceanic Blacktip shark just came in and quickly went again.
DIVE 2 – Northern Pinnacle: On the reef we had a Zambezi (Bull) shark pass by in the distance. We also had a set of about 10 Hammerhead sharks pass by, a Potato Bass and an Oceanic Blacktip shark. Mid water we had another 6 or so Hammerhead sharks pass by and 3 Oceanic Blacktip sharks popping in and out for the rest of the dive.