North Wall Corner

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Advanced Open Water Rated Crayfish Dive Site Inside Port Phillip Reef Dive Site Slack Water Technical Rated

Depth: 22 metres (72 feet) to 66 metres (217 feet)

North Wall Corner is is an amazing dive, situated at the Northern end of the Lonsdale Wall in Port Phillip. Lonsdale Wall runs South to North, and at this point it turns and runs West to East. Here in the corner the current has scoured quite a deep area. The walls tower vertically here with amazing splits and overhangs sheltering an amazing variety of soft coral and sponges.

Generally this dive is done on Slack Water at the end of the Flood so that it's at its clearest. In this dive it is best to swim along the East West wall first and then return onto the North South wall before the current picks up.

Divers have the opportunity to catch crayfish (Southern Rock Lobster) at this dive site. Remember your catch bag, current Victorian Recreational Fishing Licence, rock lobster measure, and cray tags. Please abide by all current fishing regulations if you intend to catch crays. See How To Catch Crayfish for practical cray hunting advice from The Scuba Doctor.

Latitude: 38° 17.407′ S   (38.290117° S / 38° 17′ 24.42″ S)
Longitude: 144° 38.010′ E   (144.6335° E / 144° 38′ 0.6″ E)

Datum: WGS84 | Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2020-07-16 06:44:10 GMT
Source: Divers Guide - Port Phillip Heads Marine National Park
Nearest Neighbour: The Swim Through, 36 m, bearing 272°, W
Depth: 22 to 66 m.
Dive only on: SWF, SWE.



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