Diving at Avalanche Reef

Extreme Sports / Water Sport in or near Noordhoek, Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape, South Africa.

Things To Do in NoordhoekDiving at Avalanche Reef

Extreme Sports Water Sport Port Elizabeth

Where? Wildside, Noordhoek, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape.

When? Please enquire with local diving companies.

How much? Price on request

Overnight? Stay at accommodation in Noordhoek, in Eastern Cape

Just off the Wildside in Noordhoek, Port Elizabeth you will come across Avalanche, a popular dive site featuring overhangs and profound crevices. This rough reef has a length of 150 to 200 meters and reaches depths between 17 and 28 meters.

The most bizarre fish here, favoured by local divers, is a Horse fish who they have named Horace. These fish are usually only found in deeper colder waters, but this little guy and a few of his friends have made a happy home at Avalanche. This spot is teeming with reef fish such as Red Romans, Bronze Breams and Jan Bruin.

A wide range of other interesting species along this reef include the Chocolate-chip Dorid, Orange Ghost Nudibranch, Mauve False Plum Anemone, Elegant Feather Star and a variety of different corals and sponges to name a few. Sharks have also been known to frequent the area, making this an extraordinary dive site with stacks to observe.

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