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Dive Review of Yongala Dive in
Australia/Ayr, Queensland

Yongala Dive: "Loving the Yongala", Oct, 2016,

by Mel Turner, Success, AU (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 9391.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia (Borneo), South Africa, Australia (Queensland, NSW, Vic, Tas, WA)
Closest Airport Townsville Getting There Fly to Townsville or Mackay, and then drive into Ayr

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas choppy, currents
Water Temp 22 to 24 Celsius Wetsuit Thickness 5
Water Visibility 10 to 20 Meters

Dive Policy

Dive own profile ?
Enforced diving restrictions
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 1 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 1 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments A nicely organised set-up...
First port of call is the store (we met there around 7.30am), where the staff efficiently got us all kitted up with any gear we needed, and then got most of this gear loaded into the (RIB) boat.

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