10 December 2019 | PROTEA BANKS
Viz: 15m bottom, 15m top (milky)
Sea Temp: 20 degrees Celsius bottom, 23 degrees Celsius top
DIVE 1 – Northern Pinnacle: As we got to the reef we had a Potato Bass that decided to do the whole dive with us from beginning to end, they also called some friends and 2 more Potato Bass joined. We had a small set of shoaling Hammerhead sharks. 3 Round Ribbontail Rays. As we made our way mid water we had 1 Oceanic Blacktip shark come in. We had a very curious Hammerhead shark stay with us on our safety stop, came in really close.
DIVE 2 – Southern Pinnacle: As we entered the water we had a Potato Bass just hanging behind us. On the left hand side we a shoaling Hammerhead sharks. We drifted along the reef we had many reef fish and 3 Round Ribbontail Rays. Went along over Sandshark Gully we had 10 Guitar sharks and 3 Round Ribbontail Rays. 1 Oceanic Blacktip shark and on our safety stop we had 6 Hammerhead sharks.