It must be time to plan that trip away diving. So many choices, so many decisions. Where do I start? What do I want to see? Do I want to dive in a popular part of the world with 5-star resorts full of other divers or do I want to explore and dive in a smaller destination in a 5-star environment?
For your next diving holiday consider Cocos Dive located on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Australia's best kept diving holiday destination secret! This little known horseshoe-shaped jewel rises from the depths of the Indian Ocean atop of a huge volcanic seamount some 2750km north-west of Perth and 900km west south-west of Christmas Island, its closest neighbour. The atoll lies approximately 12° south and 96.5° east, locating it in the humid tropical zone.
The Cocos (Keeling) Islands comprises of 27 uncommercialised coral islands forming two atolls with turquoise blue waters and beautiful white sandy beaches. Beneath the surface lie pristine gardens of colourful soft leather corals, cabbage like hard corals and delicate gorgonian fans. Sharks, manta rays, dolphins, tunas, turtles, brightly coloured marine fish and Kat, the lone dugong are regularly seen whilst diving.
If you are searching for an uncrowded, pristine dive destination, then Cocos Dive on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands is just the place for you!
****DECEMBER NEWS FLASH**** Christmas is fast approaching and our divers have been enjoying the many sites we regularly dive. The mantas have still been visiting the cleaning station and even Kat the dugong has made his presence felt. The "pesky" dolphins have been very playful and our divers have enjoyed snorkelling with them on several occasions.
Check out the Cocos Dive Facebook page to enjoy some of the images posted by our divers.