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Paia Point

Bordering the renowned Hikurangi Marine Reserve, the dive site adjacent to Paia Point Campground (SH1) beckons divers with its captivating rock formations. Although the shoreline entry may pose a challenge, the rewarding sight of two sets of rocky reefs awaits. With a surface swim of approximately 20 minutes, this site offers an abundance of marine life, including an impressive array of fish, Fur Seals, and Dusky Dolphins. In addition, it is an ideal habitat for Crayfish enthusiasts.

Enhanced with a visibility of 4 meters and a maximum depth of 11 meters, this dive spot is best suited for advanced divers seeking an unforgettable underwater experience. Located in the beautiful coastal region of Kaikōura District, Canterbury, New Zealand, this site promises stunning encounters beneath the waves.

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

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Overview of Paia Point

Depth:11m
Visibility: 0m - 4m
Experience level:
advanced

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