Melbourne Snorkelling Sites

Melbourne Snorkelling Sites

This is a list of the sites in and near Melbourne that we consider to be Ideal for Snorkelling. Click on the 'Read more about' link for the snorkelling site and you will be taken to the section of a web page where we show all of the information we have for the site.

Altona Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 52.384′ S   (37.873071° S / 37° 52′ 23.06″ S)
Longitude: 144° 49.812′ E   (144.830199° E / 144° 49′ 48.72″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-17 16:41:45 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Seaholme Reef, Altona, 1,447 m, bearing 67°, ENE
Depth: 1 to 5 m.
Read more about Altona Pier

Beacon Reef, Davey Bay

Reef Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 9.824′ S   (38.163739° S / 38° 9′ 49.46″ S)
Longitude: 145° 5.279′ E   (145.087985° E / 145° 5′ 16.75″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 00:18:42 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Pelican Point Reef, 291 m, bearing 54°, NE
Depth: 3 to 5 m.
Read more about Beacon Reef, Davey Bay

Blairgowrie Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 21.407′ S   (38.356778° S / 38° 21′ 24.4″ S)
Longitude: 144° 46.416′ E   (144.773597° E / 144° 46′ 24.95″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-06-13 05:13:46 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Bridgewater Bay, 2,012 m, bearing 196°, SSW
Depth: 2 to 7 m.
Read more about Blairgowrie Pier

Bridgewater Bay

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 22.446′ S   (38.374098° S / 38° 22′ 26.75″ S)
Longitude: 144° 46.014′ E   (144.766899° E / 144° 46′ 0.84″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 05:31:58 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Pearses Beach, 919 m, bearing 139°, SE
Depth: 4 to 8 m.
Read more about Bridgewater Bay

Brighton Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 54.523′ S   (37.908713° S / 37° 54′ 31.37″ S)
Longitude: 144° 58.941′ E   (144.982345° E / 144° 58′ 56.44″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-17 16:50:09 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: South Road Reefs and Bommie, 2,301 m, bearing 164°, SSE
Depth: 2 to 8 m.
Read more about Brighton Pier

Buckleys Cave

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 17.562′ S   (38.292699° S / 38° 17′ 33.72″ S)
Longitude: 144° 36.844′ E   (144.614067° E / 144° 36′ 50.64″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 21:35:18 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Glaneuse, 146 m, bearing 249°, WSW
Depth: 2 to 10 m.
Read more about Buckleys Cave

Cape Schank West

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 29.762′ S   (38.496031° S / 38° 29′ 45.71″ S)
Longitude: 144° 53.165′ E   (144.886081° E / 144° 53′ 9.89″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 04:16:41 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: The Blowhole, 9,176 m, bearing 82°, E
Depth: 4 to 7 m.
Read more about Cape Schank West

Cerberus

Wreck Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 58.043′ S   (37.967382° S / 37° 58′ 2.58″ S)
Longitude: 145° 0.473′ E   (145.007876° E / 145° 0′ 28.35″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 09:09:04 GMT
Source: Victorian Government GPS (verified)
Nearest Neighbour: Black Rock Jetty, Half Moon Bay, 274 m, bearing 141°, SE
Historic shipwreck protected zone.
Permit Required.
ex HMVS Cerberus, Iron monitor.
Built: Jarrow-on-Tyne, Britain, 1867.
Sunk: 2 September 1926.
Depth: 7 m.
Read more about Cerberus

Cheviot

Wreck Dive Boat access
Latitude: 38° 18.840′ S   (38.314° S / 38° 18′ 50.4″ S)
Longitude: 144° 39.850′ E   (144.664167° E / 144° 39′ 51″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 21:20:21 GMT
Source: Book - Shipwrecks Around Port Phillip Heads GPS (verified)
Nearest Neighbour: Petriana, 838 m, bearing 297°, WNW
Passenger steamer, 1226 ton.
Sunk: 19 October 1887.
Depth: 0 to 7 m.
Read more about Cheviot

Chinamans Hat

Other Boat access
Latitude: 38° 17.385′ S   (38.28975° S / 38° 17′ 23.1″ S)
Longitude: 144° 43.515′ E   (144.72525° E / 144° 43′ 30.9″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-23 19:59:31 GMT
Source: GPS
Nearest Neighbour: William Salthouse, 2,543 m, bearing 317°, NW
Seals.
Depth: 2 to 12 m.
Read more about Chinamans Hat

Clifton Springs Piers

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 9.164′ S   (38.152728° S / 38° 9′ 9.82″ S)
Longitude: 144° 33.760′ E   (144.562667° E / 144° 33′ 45.6″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-15 17:49:00 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Portarlington Pier, 8,987 m, bearing 60°, ENE
Depth: 2 to 5 m.
Read more about Clifton Springs Piers

Cottage By The Sea Reef

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 16.341′ S   (38.272352° S / 38° 16′ 20.47″ S)
Longitude: 144° 38.990′ E   (144.649837° E / 144° 38′ 59.41″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-04-17 00:05:40 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Shortland Bluff, 831 m, bearing 103°, ESE
Depth: 0 to 10 m.
Read more about Cottage By The Sea Reef

Diamond Bay

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 21.246′ S   (38.354105° S / 38° 21′ 14.78″ S)
Longitude: 144° 44.534′ E   (144.742234° E / 144° 44′ 32.04″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 04:01:18 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Jubilee Point, 573 m, bearing 256°, WSW
Depth: 4 to 10 m.
Read more about Diamond Bay

Diana - Point Cooke

Wreck Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 55.800′ S   (37.93° S / 37° 55′ 48″ S)
Longitude: 144° 47.400′ E   (144.79° E / 144° 47′ 24″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2018-01-26 18:09:10 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-26 18:29:23 GMT
Source: Australian National Shipwreck Database
Nearest Neighbour: Point Cooke Beach, 1,510 m, bearing 271°, W
Sailing Cutter
Built: 1841.
Lost: 23 Dec 1877.
Read more about Diana - Point Cooke

Dominion

Wreck Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 8.342′ S   (38.139037° S / 38° 8′ 20.53″ S)
Longitude: 144° 42.810′ E   (144.713507° E / 144° 42′ 48.63″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 08:54:43 GMT
Source: GPS
Nearest Neighbour: Ozone, 13 m, bearing 142°, SE
Wooden barque/lighter.
Built: Quebec, Canada.
Sunk: 1925.
Depth: 2 m.
Read more about Dominion

Fishermans Beach / Point Linley Reef

Reef Dive Boat access
Latitude: 38° 13.596′ S   (38.226605° S / 38° 13′ 35.78″ S)
Longitude: 145° 1.548′ E   (145.025807° E / 145° 1′ 32.91″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-15 22:31:10 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Marina Cove, 116 m, bearing 152°, SSE
Depth: 5 to 10 m.
Read more about Fishermans Beach / Point Linley Reef

Flinders Back Beach

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 28.996′ S   (38.483266° S / 38° 28′ 59.76″ S)
Longitude: 145° 1.090′ E   (145.018169° E / 145° 1′ 5.41″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-18 00:16:18 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Mushroom Reef, 238 m, bearing 322°, NW
Depth: 4 to 8 m.
Read more about Flinders Back Beach

Flinders Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 28.534′ S   (38.475562° S / 38° 28′ 32.02″ S)
Longitude: 145° 1.624′ E   (145.027069° E / 145° 1′ 37.45″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-03-05 04:30:27 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Mushroom Reef, 1,137 m, bearing 233°, SW
Depth: 3 to 6 m.
Read more about Flinders Pier

Francis Henty

Wreck Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 56.529′ S   (37.942158° S / 37° 56′ 31.77″ S)
Longitude: 144° 59.540′ E   (144.992334° E / 144° 59′ 32.4″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 09:04:53 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: J7 Submarine, 298 m, bearing 162°, SSE
Cable layer, steamer hulk.
Built: Renfrew, Scotland, 1889.
Sunk: 1949.
Depth: 3 to 4 m.
Read more about Francis Henty

Frankston Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 8.730′ S   (38.145497° S / 38° 8′ 43.79″ S)
Longitude: 145° 6.778′ E   (145.112969° E / 145° 6′ 46.69″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-26 23:11:55 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Frankston Reef, Olivers Hill, 1,330 m, bearing 211°, SSW
Depth: 3 to 6 m.
Read more about Frankston Pier

Geelong Baths

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 8.797′ S   (38.146614° S / 38° 8′ 47.81″ S)
Longitude: 144° 22.392′ E   (144.373192° E / 144° 22′ 23.49″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-17 23:32:12 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Lightning, 843 m, bearing 302°, WNW
Depth: 2 to 5 m.
Read more about Geelong Baths

Gem Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 51.683′ S   (37.861378° S / 37° 51′ 40.96″ S)
Longitude: 144° 54.337′ E   (144.905623° E / 144° 54′ 20.24″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-15 23:16:18 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Point Gellibrand, 1,113 m, bearing 182°, S
Depth: 1 to 5 m.
Read more about Gem Pier

Hastings Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 18.491′ S   (38.308187° S / 38° 18′ 29.47″ S)
Longitude: 145° 11.944′ E   (145.199073° E / 145° 11′ 56.66″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-15 23:18:57 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Stony Point Pier, 7,453 m, bearing 162°, SSE
Depth: 3 to 5 m.
Read more about Hastings Pier

Henrietta

Wreck Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 55.800′ S   (37.93° S / 37° 55′ 48″ S)
Longitude: 144° 48.600′ E   (144.81° E / 144° 48′ 36″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2018-01-26 18:38:46 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-26 18:44:45 GMT
Source: Australian National Shipwreck Database
Nearest Neighbour: Diana - Point Cooke, 1,754 m, bearing 270°, W
Wooden Sailing Schooner
Built: 1915.
Lost: 20 Sep 1940.
Read more about Henrietta

Jubilee Point

Reef Dive Boat access
Latitude: 38° 21.317′ S   (38.355278° S / 38° 21′ 19″ S)
Longitude: 144° 44.150′ E   (144.735833° E / 144° 44′ 9″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 04:14:36 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: St Pauls Rock, 361 m, bearing 337°, NNW
Depth: 5 to 10 m.
Read more about Jubilee Point

Keefers Boatyard

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 59.475′ S   (37.991244° S / 37° 59′ 28.48″ S)
Longitude: 145° 2.594′ E   (145.043226° E / 145° 2′ 35.61″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-15 23:25:21 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Table Rock Reef, 736 m, bearing 215°, SW
Depth: 0 to 6 m.
Read more about Keefers Boatyard

Lightning

Wreck Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 8.550′ S   (38.1425° S / 38° 8′ 33″ S)
Longitude: 144° 21.906′ E   (144.3651° E / 144° 21′ 54.36″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 08:59:19 GMT
Source: GPS
Nearest Neighbour: Cunningham Pier, Geelong, 266 m, bearing 276°, W
Sailing vessel.
Built: 1854.
Lost: 31/10/1869.
Depth: 2 to 5 m.
Read more about Lightning

London Bridge

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 19.783′ S   (38.329723° S / 38° 19′ 47″ S)
Longitude: 144° 41.515′ E   (144.691916° E / 144° 41′ 30.9″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 04:02:26 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Norwester, 151 m, bearing 232°, SW
Depth: 5 to 7 m.
Read more about London Bridge

Marina Cove

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 13.652′ S   (38.227535° S / 38° 13′ 39.13″ S)
Longitude: 145° 1.585′ E   (145.026413° E / 145° 1′ 35.09″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 00:30:45 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Fishermans Beach / Point Linley Reef, 116 m, bearing 332°, NNW
Depth: 2 to 8 m.
Read more about Marina Cove

Mordialloc Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 0.742′ S   (38.01236° S / 38° 0′ 44.5″ S)
Longitude: 145° 5.004′ E   (145.083405° E / 145° 5′ 0.26″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-17 23:48:48 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Aspendale Rec Reef, 2,704 m, bearing 192°, SSW
Depth: 2 to 6 m.
Read more about Mordialloc Pier

Mornington Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 12.761′ S   (38.212684° S / 38° 12′ 45.66″ S)
Longitude: 145° 2.016′ E   (145.033593° E / 145° 2′ 0.93″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-23 20:13:53 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Schnapper Point / Morninton Pier, 96 m, bearing 263°, W
Depth: 3 to 8 m.
Read more about Mornington Pier

Mount Martha - Burdoo Way

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 17.274′ S   (38.287897° S / 38° 17′ 16.43″ S)
Longitude: 144° 59.454′ E   (144.990894° E / 144° 59′ 27.22″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-16 02:59:41 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Mount Martha - Stanley Crescent, 638 m, bearing 218°, SW
Depth: 3 to 5 m.
Read more about Mount Martha - Burdoo Way

Mount Martha - Deakin Drive

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 16.518′ S   (38.275304° S / 38° 16′ 31.09″ S)
Longitude: 145° 0.063′ E   (145.001056° E / 145° 0′ 3.8″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-16 03:00:15 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Mount Martha - Hearn Road, 822 m, bearing 217°, SW
Depth: 3 to 5 m.
Read more about Mount Martha - Deakin Drive

Mount Martha - Hearn Road

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 16.871′ S   (38.281183° S / 38° 16′ 52.26″ S)
Longitude: 144° 59.720′ E   (144.995338° E / 144° 59′ 43.22″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-16 03:00:44 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Mount Martha - Deakin Drive, 822 m, bearing 37°, NE
Depth: 3 to 5 m.
Read more about Mount Martha - Hearn Road

Mount Martha - Ian Road

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 17.690′ S   (38.294837° S / 38° 17′ 41.41″ S)
Longitude: 144° 59.068′ E   (144.984464° E / 144° 59′ 4.07″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-16 03:00:58 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Mount Martha - Stanley Crescent, 318 m, bearing 31°, NNE
Depth: 3 to 5 m.
Read more about Mount Martha - Ian Road

Mount Martha - Stanley Crescent

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 17.544′ S   (38.292395° S / 38° 17′ 32.62″ S)
Longitude: 144° 59.182′ E   (144.986362° E / 144° 59′ 10.9″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-16 03:01:18 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Mount Martha - Ian Road, 318 m, bearing 211°, SSW
Depth: 3 to 5 m.
Read more about Mount Martha - Stanley Crescent

Mud Islands

Other Boat access
Latitude: 38° 16.205′ S   (38.270083° S / 38° 16′ 12.3″ S)
Longitude: 144° 45.514′ E   (144.758567° E / 144° 45′ 30.84″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 21:31:34 GMT
Source: GPS
Nearest Neighbour: Medea, 3,544 m, bearing 291°, WNW
Ideal for Snorkelling
Read more about Mud Islands

Mushroom Reef

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 28.894′ S   (38.48157° S / 38° 28′ 53.65″ S)
Longitude: 145° 0.990′ E   (145.016506° E / 145° 0′ 59.42″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2018-01-18 00:11:17 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-18 09:23:22 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Flinders Back Beach, 238 m, bearing 142°, SE
Depth: 6 to 8 m.
Read more about Mushroom Reef

Nepean Bay

Reef Dive Boat access
Latitude: 38° 18.287′ S   (38.30479° S / 38° 18′ 17.24″ S)
Longitude: 144° 39.680′ E   (144.661325° E / 144° 39′ 40.77″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 21:29:52 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Empress of the Sea, 450 m, bearing 347°, NNW
Depth: 0 to 12 m.
Read more about Nepean Bay

Number Sixteen

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 23.567′ S   (38.392783° S / 38° 23′ 34.02″ S)
Longitude: 144° 47.369′ E   (144.789483° E / 144° 47′ 22.14″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 04:12:57 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Craigburn, 373 m, bearing 238°, WSW
Depth: 5 m.
Read more about Number Sixteen

Ozone

Wreck Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 8.348′ S   (38.13913° S / 38° 8′ 20.87″ S)
Longitude: 144° 42.816′ E   (144.713598° E / 144° 42′ 48.95″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 08:53:15 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Dominion, 13 m, bearing 322°, NW
Bay steamer.
Built: Glasgow, 1886.
Sunk: 1925.
Depth: 2 to 4 m.
Read more about Ozone

Pearses Beach

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 22.824′ S   (38.380396° S / 38° 22′ 49.43″ S)
Longitude: 144° 46.423′ E   (144.773723° E / 144° 46′ 25.4″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 04:16:16 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Bridgewater Bay, 919 m, bearing 319°, NW
Depth: 3 to 10 m.
Read more about Pearses Beach

Pelican Point Reef

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 9.733′ S   (38.162214° S / 38° 9′ 43.97″ S)
Longitude: 145° 5.441′ E   (145.090685° E / 145° 5′ 26.47″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-26 23:15:11 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Beacon Reef, Davey Bay, 291 m, bearing 234°, SW
Depth: 3 to 5 m.
Read more about Pelican Point Reef

Petriana

Wreck Dive Boat access
Latitude: 38° 18.630′ S   (38.3105° S / 38° 18′ 37.8″ S)
Longitude: 144° 39.340′ E   (144.655667° E / 144° 39′ 20.4″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 21:24:05 GMT
Source: Book - Shipwrecks Around Port Phillip Heads GPS (verified)
Nearest Neighbour: Nepean Bay, 804 m, bearing 37°, NE
Ship, 1821 ton.
Sunk: 28 November 1903.
Depth: 3 to 6 m.
Read more about Petriana

Point Cooke Beach

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 55.781′ S   (37.929684° S / 37° 55′ 46.86″ S)
Longitude: 144° 46.367′ E   (144.772791° E / 144° 46′ 22.05″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-26 18:44:45 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Diana - Point Cooke, 1,510 m, bearing 91°, E
Depth: 2 to 5 m.
Read more about Point Cooke Beach

Point Franklin Reef

Reef Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 19.104′ S   (38.318393° S / 38° 19′ 6.21″ S)
Longitude: 144° 43.166′ E   (144.719436° E / 144° 43′ 9.97″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-24 08:51:17 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Portsea Pier East Reef, 252 m, bearing 302°, WNW
Depth: 0 to 15 m.
Read more about Point Franklin Reef

Point Gellibrand

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 52.283′ S   (37.871381° S / 37° 52′ 16.97″ S)
Longitude: 144° 54.308′ E   (144.90514° E / 144° 54′ 18.5″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-26 17:49:33 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Gem Pier, 1,113 m, bearing 2°, N
Depth: 2 to 5 m.
Read more about Point Gellibrand

Point Leo

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 25.651′ S   (38.427513° S / 38° 25′ 39.05″ S)
Longitude: 145° 4.549′ E   (145.075815° E / 145° 4′ 32.93″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-16 03:09:40 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Flinders Pier, 6,824 m, bearing 218°, SW
Depth: 3 to 8 m.
Read more about Point Leo

Point Lonsdale Jetty

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 17.498′ S   (38.291637° S / 38° 17′ 29.89″ S)
Longitude: 144° 36.970′ E   (144.616169° E / 144° 36′ 58.21″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 21:25:31 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Point Lonsdale Kelp Forest, 148 m, bearing 178°, S
Depth: 3 to 5 m.
Read more about Point Lonsdale Jetty

Point Lonsdale Kelp Forest

Reef Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 17.578′ S   (38.292968° S / 38° 17′ 34.68″ S)
Longitude: 144° 36.973′ E   (144.616213° E / 144° 36′ 58.37″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 21:26:00 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Point Lonsdale Jetty, 148 m, bearing 358°, N
Depth: 3 to 5 m.
Read more about Point Lonsdale Kelp Forest

Popes Eye

Reef Dive Boat access
Latitude: 38° 16.598′ S   (38.276633° S / 38° 16′ 35.88″ S)
Longitude: 144° 41.922′ E   (144.6987° E / 144° 41′ 55.32″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 21:33:38 GMT
Source: GPS
Nearest Neighbour: William Salthouse, 721 m, bearing 55°, NE
Depth: 2 to 14 m.
Dive only on: SWF, SWE, Ebb, Flood.
Read more about Popes Eye

Portarlington Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 6.752′ S   (38.112541° S / 38° 6′ 45.15″ S)
Longitude: 144° 39.109′ E   (144.651819° E / 144° 39′ 6.55″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-16 03:10:25 GMT
Source: GPS
Nearest Neighbour: Steeles Rocks, Portarlington, 1,175 m, bearing 87°, E
Depth: 2 to 5 m.
Read more about Portarlington Pier

Portsea Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 19.107′ S   (38.318444° S / 38° 19′ 6.4″ S)
Longitude: 144° 42.803′ E   (144.713389° E / 144° 42′ 48.2″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-23 20:21:09 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Portsea Cray Reef, 178 m, bearing 45°, NE
Depth: 2 to 7 m.
Read more about Portsea Pier

Queenscliff Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 16.029′ S   (38.26715° S / 38° 16′ 1.74″ S)
Longitude: 144° 40.021′ E   (144.667014° E / 144° 40′ 1.25″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-16 06:03:36 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Sponge Garden Drift, 878 m, bearing 184°, S
Depth: 2 to 8 m.
Read more about Queenscliff Pier

Ranelagh Beach

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 10.683′ S   (38.178046° S / 38° 10′ 40.97″ S)
Longitude: 145° 4.582′ E   (145.076362° E / 145° 4′ 34.9″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 00:25:38 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Beacon Reef, Davey Bay, 1,888 m, bearing 32°, NNE
Depth: 0 to 6 m.
Read more about Ranelagh Beach

Ricketts Point

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 59.662′ S   (37.994362° S / 37° 59′ 39.7″ S)
Longitude: 145° 1.861′ E   (145.031022° E / 145° 1′ 51.68″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-25 19:16:02 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Table Rock Reef, 690 m, bearing 111°, ESE
Depth: 2 to 8 m.
Read more about Ricketts Point

Rippleside Pier, Geelong

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 7.598′ S   (38.126633° S / 38° 7′ 35.88″ S)
Longitude: 144° 21.482′ E   (144.358035° E / 144° 21′ 28.93″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-17 23:32:54 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Cunningham Pier, Geelong, 1,771 m, bearing 168°, SSE
Depth: 1 to 5 m.
Read more about Rippleside Pier, Geelong

Rosebud Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 21.037′ S   (38.350613° S / 38° 21′ 2.21″ S)
Longitude: 144° 54.445′ E   (144.90742° E / 144° 54′ 26.71″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-17 15:06:19 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Rosebud Reef, 1,712 m, bearing 288°, WNW
Depth: 6 to 8 m.
Read more about Rosebud Pier

Rye Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 21.968′ S   (38.366125° S / 38° 21′ 58.05″ S)
Longitude: 144° 49.378′ E   (144.822961° E / 144° 49′ 22.66″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-23 20:23:16 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Eivion, 103 m, bearing 157°, SSE
Depth: 3 to 5 m.
Read more about Rye Pier

Sandringham Pier Breakwater

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 56.682′ S   (37.944705° S / 37° 56′ 40.94″ S)
Longitude: 144° 59.669′ E   (144.99449° E / 144° 59′ 40.16″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-26 22:56:42 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: J7 Submarine, 101 m, bearing 268°, W
Depth: 0 to 6 m.
Read more about Sandringham Pier Breakwater

Shortland Bluff

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 16.447′ S   (38.274112° S / 38° 16′ 26.8″ S)
Longitude: 144° 39.545′ E   (144.659085° E / 144° 39′ 32.71″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-26 07:25:25 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Torpedo Reef, 564 m, bearing 126°, SE
Depth: 3 to 15 m.
Read more about Shortland Bluff

Sierra Nevada

Wreck Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 19.790′ S   (38.329833° S / 38° 19′ 47.4″ S)
Longitude: 144° 41.250′ E   (144.6875° E / 144° 41′ 15″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 09:11:39 GMT
Source: Book - Shipwrecks Around Port Phillip Heads GPS (verified)
Nearest Neighbour: Norwester, 278 m, bearing 106°, ESE
Iron hulled, two deck, three masted ship, 1523 ton.
Built: Southampton, England, 1877.
Sunk: 9 May 1900.
Depth: 3 to 7 m.
Read more about Sierra Nevada

Sorrento Back Beach

Reef Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 20.757′ S   (38.345956° S / 38° 20′ 45.44″ S)
Longitude: 144° 43.619′ E   (144.726981° E / 144° 43′ 37.13″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 04:12:32 GMT
Source: GPS
Nearest Neighbour: St Pauls Rock, 946 m, bearing 138°, SE
Depth: 6 to 20 m.
Dive only on: SWF, SWE, Ebb, Flood.
Read more about Sorrento Back Beach

South Channel Fort

Reef Dive Boat access
Latitude: 38° 18.407′ S   (38.306783° S / 38° 18′ 24.42″ S)
Longitude: 144° 48.022′ E   (144.800367° E / 144° 48′ 1.32″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-24 08:55:40 GMT
Source: GPS
Nearest Neighbour: Wauchope, 5,189 m, bearing 244°, WSW
Depth: 0 to 12 m.
Dive only on: SWF, SWE, Ebb, Flood.
Read more about South Channel Fort

South Road Reefs and Bommie

Reef Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 55.722′ S   (37.928703° S / 37° 55′ 43.33″ S)
Longitude: 144° 59.349′ E   (144.989143° E / 144° 59′ 20.91″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-03-05 23:09:37 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Francis Henty, 1,522 m, bearing 169°, S
Depth: 2 to 6 m.
Read more about South Road Reefs and Bommie

Spray Point Caverns

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 22.088′ S   (38.368125° S / 38° 22′ 5.25″ S)
Longitude: 144° 45.230′ E   (144.753832° E / 144° 45′ 13.8″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 04:15:36 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Bridgewater Bay, 1,319 m, bearing 120°, ESE
Depth: 5 to 15 m.
Read more about Spray Point Caverns

St Kilda Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 51.871′ S   (37.864512° S / 37° 51′ 52.24″ S)
Longitude: 144° 58.122′ E   (144.968698° E / 144° 58′ 7.31″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-26 22:44:35 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Kerford Road Pier, 2,276 m, bearing 316°, NW
Depth: 4 to 8 m.
Read more about St Kilda Pier

St Leonards Pier

Pier Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 10.213′ S   (38.170223° S / 38° 10′ 12.8″ S)
Longitude: 144° 43.246′ E   (144.720771° E / 144° 43′ 14.78″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-25 18:42:49 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: The Pipelines, Indented Head, 2,350 m, bearing 352°, N
Depth: 4 to 6 m.
Read more about St Leonards Pier

St Pauls Rock

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 21.138′ S   (38.352292° S / 38° 21′ 8.25″ S)
Longitude: 144° 44.053′ E   (144.734219° E / 144° 44′ 3.19″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 04:15:04 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Jubilee Point, 361 m, bearing 157°, SSE
Depth: 5 to 6 m.
Read more about St Pauls Rock

Steeles Rocks, Portarlington

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 6.727′ S   (38.112111° S / 38° 6′ 43.6″ S)
Longitude: 144° 39.915′ E   (144.665242° E / 144° 39′ 54.87″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-16 06:10:27 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Portarlington Pier, 1,175 m, bearing 267°, W
Depth: 1 to 5 m.
Read more about Steeles Rocks, Portarlington

Stony Point Pier

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 22.331′ S   (38.372175° S / 38° 22′ 19.83″ S)
Longitude: 145° 13.471′ E   (145.224516° E / 145° 13′ 28.26″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-16 06:10:48 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Hastings Pier, 7,453 m, bearing 342°, NNW
Depth: 5 to 9 m.
Read more about Stony Point Pier

Table Rock Reef

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 59.798′ S   (37.996632° S / 37° 59′ 47.88″ S)
Longitude: 145° 2.301′ E   (145.038355° E / 145° 2′ 18.08″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-16 06:11:26 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Ricketts Point, 690 m, bearing 291°, WNW
Depth: 3 to 6 m.
Read more about Table Rock Reef

The Blowhole

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 29.101′ S   (38.485013° S / 38° 29′ 6.05″ S)
Longitude: 144° 59.434′ E   (144.990563° E / 144° 59′ 26.03″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-27 02:18:22 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Mushroom Reef, 2,290 m, bearing 80°, E
Depth: 3 to 11 m.
Read more about The Blowhole

The Jawbone, Williamstown

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 52.037′ S   (37.86729° S / 37° 52′ 2.24″ S)
Longitude: 144° 53.021′ E   (144.883681° E / 144° 53′ 1.25″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-25 19:04:51 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Williamstown Beach Breakwater, 505 m, bearing 102°, ESE
Depth: 2 to 6 m.
Read more about The Jawbone, Williamstown

The Pipelines, Indented Head

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 8.956′ S   (38.14926° S / 38° 8′ 57.34″ S)
Longitude: 144° 43.040′ E   (144.717334° E / 144° 43′ 2.4″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-25 18:41:04 GMT
Source: GPS
Nearest Neighbour: Ozone, 1,173 m, bearing 343°, NNW
Depth: 1 to 4 m.
Read more about The Pipelines, Indented Head

The Springs, Lonsdale Bay

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 38° 16.450′ S   (38.274171° S / 38° 16′ 27.02″ S)
Longitude: 144° 37.568′ E   (144.626126° E / 144° 37′ 34.05″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-16 09:18:45 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: Victory Cray Reef, 1,237 m, bearing 138°, SE
Depth: 0 to 5 m.
Read more about The Springs, Lonsdale Bay

Williamstown Beach Breakwater

Shore Dive Shore access
Latitude: 37° 52.097′ S   (37.868282° S / 37° 52′ 5.82″ S)
Longitude: 144° 53.358′ E   (144.889295° E / 144° 53′ 21.46″ E)
Datum: WGS84 Google Map
Added: 2012-07-22 01:00:00 GMT, Last updated: 2018-01-17 21:20:12 GMT
Source: Google Earth
Nearest Neighbour: The Jawbone, Williamstown, 505 m, bearing 282°, WNW
Depth: 2 to 5 m.
Read more about Williamstown Beach Breakwater

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