Top 10 Australian Scuba Dive Sites


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From shipwrecks to sharks, the Nice Barrier Reef and all of the islands in between, Adreno counts down our Prime 10 Australian Scuba Websites. Seize your regulator and leap in!


  1. Osprey Reef, GBR, QLD (photograph by

Exploding with marine life, the long-lasting Osprey Reef is a must-do for divers. Whether or not you wish to hit the water for the primary time or a seasoned veteran of the reefs, Osprey is residence to a plethora of native species assured to shock.


  1. Ningaloo, Exmouth WA (photograph by

As if swimming subsequent to an 18 metre Whale Shark was not sufficient, Ningaloo Reef is teeming with Manta Rays, Reef Sharks, Turtles, Moray Eels and an countless array of reef fish. Head over to Western Australia and uncover why Ningaloo attracts journey lovers from everywhere in the world.


  1. SS Yongala, Townsville QLD (Photograph by

No ‘prime 10’ listing can be full with out witnessing the supersized marine life discovered at SS Yongala wreck. Mendacity 89 kilometres from offshore Townsville and some of the numerous synthetic reefs in Australia (if not the world!), The Yongala is to not be missed by divers and historical past buffs alike. Escape the crowds and journey again in time to study how the ship got here to an premature finish in 1911.


  1. Heron Bommie, Heron Island QLD (photograph by

A signature of the Whitsunday’s and solely minutes from the resort, the Heron Bommie is a diver’s dream. Let the air out of your BCD and witness the beautiful bouquet of color, as you descend by means of the 900 species of fish that decision the Bommie house. Hold your masks clear and also you may even see a barracuda cruising about!


  1. South West Rocks, NSW (photograph by

Make the leap! Cruise right into a leviathan 125-metre ocean cave, expertise the joys of being up shut and private with a Nurse Shark and be completely in awe of the hundreds of reef fish swimming overhead. Capable of be loved by divers of all expertise ranges, South West Rocks simply makes our prime 10!


  1. EX-HMAS Brisbane, QLD (photograph by

Few dive websites in Australia supply as a lot of a photo-op because the Ex-HMAS Brisbane, an ex-Navy Destroyer mendacity on the backside of the Sunshine Coast harbor and a house to an astounding 1000 species of marine life. Cruise alongside the ahead gun and picture the tales of the historic conflict vessel.


  1. Cod Gap, Cairns QLD (photograph by

Convey a wide-angle lens, Cod Gap has monsters! 150kg Potato Cod and in case you are fortunate, Minke Whales are just some of the large species that decision this reef residence.


  1. Lonsdale Wall VIC (photograph by

We advocate suiting up in certainly one of our dry fits for this one! Situated 1.5 hours off the coast of Melbourne, Lonsdale Wall is a myriad of life amongst a colossal vertical drop that plummets so far as 80 metres down!


  1. Kangaroo Island SA (photograph by

House of the fabled Leafy Sea Dragon, Kangaroo Island is only a ferry journey from Adelaide and supplies an opportunity to see species envied everywhere in the world. It isn't if, however when will you play with the various seals and dolphins that decision this particular place residence.


  1. Shelly Seashore NSW (photograph by

A humble favorite of divers and weekend snorkelers alike, Shelly Seashore gives a simple, easy dive, teeming with marine life that's good for these simply beginning out or the extra adventurous who're hungry to see a bronze whaler circling about!