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Milln Reef - The Whale

The premier dive and snorkel destination out of Cairns. Milne Reef has exceptional visibility and will impress even the most experienced diver. Gorgeous shallow coral gardens, swim-throughs, and a guarantee turtle encounters await you.

Rock Cod, red bass, and chevron barracuda. As well as orange, purple, and pink anthias. Bright red tomato clownfish, baby royal blue tangs hiding in the staghorn, and many reef sharks.


TEMPERATURE & VISIBILITY*

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

DIVE TYPES

  • Wall/Drop Off
  • Night Dive
  • Macro Spot
  • Cleaning Station
  • Snorkeling
  • Pinnacle, Needle, Seamount

Level

  • Beginner

Programs

  • Scuba

Entry

  • Boat

Body of Water

  • Salt Water

currents

  • no
  • moderate

Maximum Depth

  • 15m

Visibility

  • 14m
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
Clownfish
Barracuda
Snapper
Surgeonfish
Molluscs
Squid
Cuttlefish
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Fishes
Clownfish
Barracuda
Snapper
Surgeonfish
Molluscs
Squid
Cuttlefish

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