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 Fontao Wreck

South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Durban

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 Access

English (Translate this text in English): The site is accessed by boat from Granny's Pool close to the Cabana Beach Hotel.

English (Translate this text in English): The site is accessed by boat from Granny's Pool close to the Cabana Beach Hotel.

The site is accessed by boat from Granny's Pool close to the Cabana Beach Hotel.

English (Translate this text in English): The site is accessed by boat from Granny's Pool close to the Cabana Beach Hotel.

English (Translate this text in English): The site is accessed by boat from Granny's Pool close to the Cabana Beach Hotel.

English (Translate this text in English): The site is accessed by boat from Granny's Pool close to the Cabana Beach Hotel.

English (Translate this text in English): The site is accessed by boat from Granny's Pool close to the Cabana Beach Hotel.

English (Translate this text in English): The site is accessed by boat from Granny's Pool close to the Cabana Beach Hotel.

English (Translate this text in English): The site is accessed by boat from Granny's Pool close to the Cabana Beach Hotel.

How? By boat

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 Dive site Characteristics

Alternative name The Trawler

Average depth 25.0 m / 82 ft

Max depth 30.0 m / 98.4 ft

Current Medium ( 1-2 knots)

Visibility Good ( 10 - 30 m)

Quality

Dive site quality Good

Experience CMAS ** / AOW

Bio interest Interesting

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Week-end crowd 

Dive type

- Wreck
- Big fishes
- Reef

Dive site activities

- Marine biology
- Photography

Dangers

- Depth
- Current
- Boat trafic

 Additional Information

English (Translate this text in English): The Fontao was sunk in 1990 to creat a wreck off the coast of Umhlanga Rocks, some 12 km north of Durban. It is an interesting dive site with plenty of mid water fish, as well as lots of reef fish who have settled along the coral on the wreck.

English (Translate this text in English): The Fontao was sunk in 1990 to creat a wreck off the coast of Umhlanga Rocks, some 12 km north of Durban. It is an interesting dive site with plenty of mid water fish, as well as lots of reef fish who have settled along the coral on the wreck.

The Fontao was sunk in 1990 to creat a wreck off the coast of Umhlanga Rocks, some 12 km north of Durban. It is an interesting dive site with plenty of mid water fish, as well as lots of reef fish who have settled along the coral on the wreck.

English (Translate this text in English): The Fontao was sunk in 1990 to creat a wreck off the coast of Umhlanga Rocks, some 12 km north of Durban. It is an interesting dive site with plenty of mid water fish, as well as lots of reef fish who have settled along the coral on the wreck.

English (Translate this text in English): The Fontao was sunk in 1990 to creat a wreck off the coast of Umhlanga Rocks, some 12 km north of Durban. It is an interesting dive site with plenty of mid water fish, as well as lots of reef fish who have settled along the coral on the wreck.

English (Translate this text in English): The Fontao was sunk in 1990 to creat a wreck off the coast of Umhlanga Rocks, some 12 km north of Durban. It is an interesting dive site with plenty of mid water fish, as well as lots of reef fish who have settled along the coral on the wreck.

English (Translate this text in English): The Fontao was sunk in 1990 to creat a wreck off the coast of Umhlanga Rocks, some 12 km north of Durban. It is an interesting dive site with plenty of mid water fish, as well as lots of reef fish who have settled along the coral on the wreck.

English (Translate this text in English): The Fontao was sunk in 1990 to creat a wreck off the coast of Umhlanga Rocks, some 12 km north of Durban. It is an interesting dive site with plenty of mid water fish, as well as lots of reef fish who have settled along the coral on the wreck.

English (Translate this text in English): The Fontao was sunk in 1990 to creat a wreck off the coast of Umhlanga Rocks, some 12 km north of Durban. It is an interesting dive site with plenty of mid water fish, as well as lots of reef fish who have settled along the coral on the wreck.

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