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Four Buoy, Sodwana Bay

Although popular for students and beginner divers, this site’s ledges and swim-throughs offer something for everyone. The topography is varied with large sand gullies to investigate and shoals of sweepers can be found hiding under the rocky outcrops and small caves. This dive site is only accessible via boat. The average depth is 9m with a maximum depth of 12 m - perfect for all beginner divers.

Marine life that you can see here include bluespotted ribbontail ray, nudibranchs, chromodoris sp., honeycomb moray eels, lionfish, loggerhead turtle, redfang triggerfish, emperor angelfish and yellow-edge lyretail.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

This data is provided from the logbook information in the MySSI app

DIVE TYPES

  • Drift Diving

Level

  • Beginner

Programs

  • Extended Range (XR)
  • Scuba

Entry

  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt

currents

  • no
  • moderate
  • medium

Maximum Depth

  • 14m

Visibility

  • 15m
This data is provided by divers logging their dives in the mySSI App
Wildlife Diversity
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Fishes
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Lionfish
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Fishes
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Lionfish

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