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Anemone Boulders

Reef Dive: Explore the Magnificent Underwater World of New Zealand's Bay of Plenty

Discover an exhilarating and accessible dive site in the crystal-clear waters near Whale Island. This dive spot offers an impressive reef dive experience, with kelp extending down to a maximum depth of 16m. Navigating along the edge of the reef is a breeze, making it ideal for both beginner and advanced divers.

Experience the thrill of swimming through captivating swim-throughs and exploring fascinating overhangs. The site boasts an abundance of marine life, including various species of reef fish such as blue maomao, demoiselles, parore, and pelagic species like kingfish. Encounter graceful rays and elusive snake eels as you venture deeper into the depths.

The underwater landscape is adorned with anemone-covered boulders, adding a touch of vibrant color to the sandy seabed. With a visibility of 12m, you can immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of this dive site.

To fully enjoy your dive, it is important to consider the wind conditions. Ideal conditions can be found when the wind is coming from the south, while it is advisable to avoid diving during easterly winds and northerly swells.

Unlock an unforgettable adventure at this dive site in New Zealand's Bay of Plenty. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced diver, the remarkable wonders of the underwater realm await you. Start planning your dive today and immerse yourself in the beauty of this captivating site.

Last updated: 8 mo. ago - Oct 3, 2023

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Overview of Anemone Boulders

Depth:16m
Visibility: 0m - 12m
Experience level:
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