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Child Island Dive Site
Great Keppel Island, Capricorn Coast Area

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07 4939 4888


In the Keppel Group of Islands on the Great Barrier Reef, you can drift dive the deep channel to 30 metres between the Child and Barren islands known as "The Gulch". Its walls are lined with small colourful invertebrates. On a good dive, gropers, barracuda, trevally, stingrays, wobbegongs, cobia and surgeonfish can be seen. Novice divers can dive at 15 metre level to view magnificent coral formations, the Gulch cave, forests of sea whips and sea fans.

About the Dive Site

From 10m to 30m
Average 20m

Dive Rating:

  • Intermediate

Dive Type:

  • Drift
  • Wall

Property Details


  • Scuba-Diving

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Great Barrier Reef
Great Keppel Island
Queensland 4700 Australia

Contact Details

07 4939 4888


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