Betsey Island Wreck Graveyard Jan 2019

When

28/Jan/2019    
7:00 am - 5:00 pm

Bookings

Bookings closed

Where

Betsey Island Wreck Graveyard
Betsey Island, Storm Bay, Tasmania

Event Type

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Since 1916, the area to the west of Little Betsy Island has been used for the disposal of unwanted ships. This has created a huge concentration of 18-35m wreck dives very close to Hobart. The wrecks are very interesting, and most of the hulls are intact and home to a vast array of marine life. The floating bridge sections are covered in massive yellow and white Jewel Anemones. The wreck of the S.S “Leura” also attracts hordes of school fish.

Most of the wrecks are reasonably safe to enter, but you will need torches (tick if you want to rent one).

ADVANCED OPEN WATER WITH RECENT DIVES REQUIRED.

Nitrox is available from our mates at Southern Tas Divers, please let me know if you wish to bubble EANx.

Let’s get wrecked 🙂

Meeting at Dive Sheds, Olinda Grove Sports Grounds

Use of club Regs, BCD and weights are included in the cost of the dive if needed, you will need your own wetsuit, fins and mask.

DIve Coordinator George Parremore
Dive Qualification Required Advanced Open Water
Meeting Location Olinda Grove Dive Sheds
Dive Cost 70 + Tanks
Day or Night Dive Day Dive
Number of Dives 2

Bookings

Bookings are closed for this event.