Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia


Scuba Diving and Snorkeling in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia

Scuba diving information in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia

Lord Howe Island is in the Tasman Sea, about 600 kilometers off the coast of Australia. In this location, divers have some dive sites at their disposal consisting mainly of rocks, swim-throughs, caves, rocky outcropps and rocky pinnacles surrounded by marine life. The depth of some of these dive sites is only suitable for divers with an advanced diving course.

Water Temperature

The water temperature varies between 17° C in the winter and 25º C in the summer.

Diving Suit

Complete wetsuit or shorty.

Visibility under water

Visibility between 10 and 40 meters.

Climate

Lord Howe Island has a subtropical climate. Temperatures vary between 20º and 26º C in the summer and from 12º to 18º C in winter.

How to get there

The only way to reach Lord Howe Island is by air. QantasLink airline makes regular trips from Sydney or Brisbane to the island of Lord Howe. The same company makes seasonal weekly flights from Port Macquarie.

Other Activities

This location offers a wide variety of places to visit, such as the Lord Howe Island Museum and visitors Centre, the lagoon and beach lagoon, the valley of the shadows, the Lord Howe Island Marine Park, the Fish 'n Fillet and the Thompsons General Store. You can feed fish in Ned's beach, go birdwatching, kaiaking, round-island boat tours, windsurfing, hiking on trails, golfing and relax in the island's spas and beaches.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites Map in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia

Where are located the best diving sites to dive in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia? Below, you will find a map of all scuba diving sites in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia in which you can dive and snorkel.

Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Sites List in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia

Which diving sites are located in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia? Below, you will find a list of all scuba diving sites in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia in which you can dive and snorkel.


Scuba diving sites and photos from each diving site in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia

Which diving sites in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia have underwater photos? Below, you will find the list of scuba diving sites in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia and a list of underwater photos for each diving site.

Marine Species and photos of each species in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia

Which marine species can I observe in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia? Below, you will find the list of marine species and the photos for each species.

Underwater Photographers and photos from each photographer with photos taken in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia

Which photographers have taken underwater photos in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia.

Scuba Diving centers in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia

Which scuba diving centers can I dive with in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia? Below, you can see the list of scuba diving centers in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia. Click on “more info” to find out more about each scuba diving center.

There are no diving centers available

Liveaboards in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia

Which liveaboard can I dive with in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia? Below, you can see the list of liveaboard in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia. Click on “more info” to find out more about each liveaboard.

There are no liveaboard available

Accommodation in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia

Which accommodation can I rest after my dive in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia? Below, you can see the list of accommodation in Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia. Click on “more info” to find out more about each accommodation.

There are no accommodation available