Category Archives: #AliwalShoal

Sea Turtles in South African Waters

The majestic creatures we all strive to see.   Did you know that there are only seven species of sea turtles in the Earth’s seas? If you live to see a turtle on a dive you’ll be pleased to know that five of these seven species of turtles can be found in waters surrounding South […]

Trip Alert! Aliwal Shoal, Umkomaas (8 – 11 August 2019)

Umkomaas is an ideal destination for divers. It is home to the Aliwal Shoal which has become synonymous with shark diving opportunities. This area is in the path of the annual Humpback Whale migration when they travel north give birth. August is the time of year when the sardine run dissipates and the whales get ready to […]