The Protea banks is a reef about 7 km off the shore of South Africa near Margate. the reef lies at a depth of between 27 and 40 meters, being 6km long and 800m wide. Protea Banks is one of the richest tuna grounds in the world, which is one of the main reason why there are so many Zambezi Sharks patrolling the reef.

Sodwana Bay is considered to be among the premier dive sites of the world, it is home to the southern most tropical coral reefs on the planet which are further south than the Great Barrier Reef.

Rocky Bay Resorts is situated on the scenic South Coast of KwaZulu-Natal less than an hour away from Durban. Glorious summers and tempered winters, surrounded by golden beaches, indigenous forests and rolling hills makeRocky Bay Resorts an all year round prime holiday destination.

Stunning morning dives in order to take advantage of the best sea conditions. Coffee and breakfast is served daily in their restaurant.

They use rubber ducks (zodiacs/ribs) with a maximum of 10 divers, a dive master and skipper on the boat to access the Aliwal Shoal Dive Sites. The ride out to sea is around 7km from the Mkomazi River mouth which takes about 10-15mins.

Rocky Bay Resorts is situated on the scenic South Coast of KwaZulu-Natal less than an hour away from Durban. Glorious summers and tempered winters, surrounded by golden beaches, indigenous forests and rolling hills makeRocky Bay Resorts an all year round prime holiday destination.

Sodwana Bay is considered to be among the premier dive sites of the world, it is home to the southern most tropical coral reefs on the planet which are further south than the Great Barrier Reef.