Sisters Rocks No 2 – Jan 2024


9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Bookings closed


Sisters Rocks
Cape Surville, Tasman Peninsular, Tasmania

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Photo courtesy of M. Baron, Eaglehawk Dive Center

Sisters Rocks is a series of magnificent pinnacles 12 kilometres to the north of Pirates Bay off Cape Surville in 40+ metres, with sheer walls and canyons.

The best diving is on the seaward end of the Outer Sister – Here huge schools of Butterfly Perch patrol the vertical drop-off At the base of the drop-off there are large forests of sea whips, up to two meters in length.

Numerous large bommies and good fish life is a feature of this dive. The walls are covered in Gold Zoanthid Anemones, soft corals and sponges, with dense gardens of sea whips in the deeper parts. Large schools of Butterfly Perch are common.

The best diving is on the seaward end of the Outer Sisters.

The diving is particularly good on the rock walls between the Second and Outer Sister.


The dive can be up to 40m, Deep Diver cert, but with careful adherence to dive certification it can be enjoyed by Advanced divers at 30m.

Our second dive can be a drop in Deep Glen Bay or shallower to visit the Abundant Dragon colony in the back of Deep Glen.


Anyone unwell must not attending club events.
Club dive gear to be washed with approve solution at the end of dive.
Hand sanitiser will be available at the dive.
Please maintain social distancing of 1.5m wherever possible during the event.



We’ll be meeting at Eagle hawk boat ramp at 9am.
We’ll be camping at Taranna the night before – feel free to join us!


Dive Coordinator Andrew Bain
Dive Qualification Required Advanced
Meeting Location Pirates Bay
Dive Cost 80
Day or Night Dive Day
Number of Dives 2

Refunds are at the Dive Coordinator's discretion however the following guidelines apply to normal events:

Cancellation where a replacement diver is found: 100% refund

No show or cancellation with less than 48 Hours notice: 0% refund
Cancellation with greater than 48 Hours but less than a week's notice: 50% refund
Cancellation with greater than a week's notice: 100% refund


Bookings are closed for this event.