Festival Dive Sites
We have selected 19 reefs and 4 wrecks at a range of depths to showcase the best of our diverse dive sites.
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Below is a list of the sites with a link for more info, the dive fee associated with the site, the depth and the Q rating which is a qualifications standard explained at the bottom of the page.
SAS Pietermaritzburg here R150 17m to 22m Q2
MFV Orotava here R200 25m to 32m Q2
SAS Good Hope here R200 28m to 35m Q2
MFV Princess Elizabeth here R200 28m to 35m Q2
Ark Rock here R150 5m to 12m Q1
Photographers Reef here R150 5m to 14m Q1
Outer Photographers Reef here R150 20m to 30m Q2
Maidstone Rocks here R150 7m to 21m Q2
Maidstone Anchor here R150 10m to 24m Q2
Maidstone Ammo here R150 17m to 27m Q2
Roman Rock here R150 6m to 18m Q1
Castor Rock here R150 12m to 25m Q2
Wonders Pinnacles here R150 12m to 22m Q2
Friskies Pinnacle here R150 12m to 22m Q2
Tivoli Pinnacle here R150 10m to 22m Q2
Roman’s Rest here R150 9m to 27m Q2
Rambler Rock North-East here R150 12m to 27m Q2
Rambler Rock North-West here R150 10m to 22m Q2
Rambler Rock South here R150 9m to 24m Q2
Hotlips Pinnacle here R150 18m to 30m Q2
Dome Rock here R150 16m to 25m Q2
Omega Reef here R150 15m to 29m Q2
Pyramid/Shark Alley (Cow Sharks) here R200 5m to 14m Q1
Dive Qualifications Key “Q”
Q1 = Suitable for PADI/NAUI/SSI Open Water Divers and CMAS 1-Star Divers (and above).
Q2 = Suitable forPADI/NAUI/SSI Advanced Open Water Divers and CMAS 2-Star Divers (and above).
All divers must adhere to the depth limitations of their dive qualification. Divers that book onto dives which they are not qualified to do will loose their booking fee and may be banned from any further diving at the festival. Check with the festival bookings manager if you are unsure.
All dives will be no-decompression dives.