Australia is located in Oceania and is also the smallest continent in the world. The capital Canberra is located in the southeast of Australia. About 22.3 million inhabitants live on a total area of about 7.6 million km2. The official language is English. Australia is based in the time zones UTC +8 to UTC +11.
DIVING AT DESTINATION
DIVING QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE
The most famous diving area Great Barrier Reef is located on the east coast of Australia and is frightened at 2,300 km. This dive area offers a diversified underwater world, in the divers. Turtles, dolphins, whales, sharks, rays, corals, etc. The Great Barrier Reef has more than 4,000 different species of fish.
The best diving conditions have travelers in the months of November to March
Beginners to advanced divers can explore the fascinating underwater world around Australia.
POPULAR DIVE REGIONS
GREAT BARRIER REEF
The Great Barrier Reef includes more than 2,900 reefs, which can be reached by many different cities along the east coast. Very good diving conditions are found in the outer Great Barrier Reef, which can be reached particularly well from the north of the city Cairns. In this area, divers can enjoy a variety of different coral species, giant shells, turtles, prickly pears as well as different tropical fishes, regardless of experience. In addition, this area is suitable for flow and steep wall dives.
Australia is characterized by a total of three climate zones. In the north there is a tropical climate in which average temperatures of 32 ° C are measured. In the middle of the country, a subtropical climate is reached in which average temperatures of 29 ° C are reached. The south is characterized by a moderate climate and reaches an average temperature of 20° C.
BEST TRAVEL TIME
Australia can be visited year round. An excellent travel time for the south of Australia is the months September to April. May to October are particularly suitable for the north.