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My Diving
Web Links - Dive Clubs
St George Scuba Club
Some of my Best Photos
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Dive Sites
Sydney Reef Dive Sites
Sydney Shipwrecks
Kelly Talking on ABC Sydney about Shipwrecks
NSW Dive Sites
Sydney Shipwreck Summary
NSW Shipwreck GPS/Marks
Australian Dive Sites
Overseas Dive Sites
Aircraft I have Dived
Old Bottles

Dive Related Equipment
Shearwater Predator and Heinrichs Weikamp OSTC 2N
Uwatec Aladin Dive Computers
Apollo AV1 Underwater Scooter
Bauer Compressor
DIY Oxygen Stick - Nitrox
GoPro HD Hero Video Camera
My Camera Setup
Purchase of New Dive Boat
My Dive Boat - Mak Cat
My Old Dive Boat - Le Scat
My Dive Gear
GPS and Diving
Make Your Own Car Tank Rack

Marine Life
Rarer Sydney Marine Life
Bare Island Pygmy Pipe Horses
Bare Island Sea Horses
Bare Island Nudibranchs
Bare Island Marine Life
Encounter with Southern Right Whale and Calf

Other Dive Info
How Weather Affects Diving in Sydney
Visibility and Wave Averages in Sydney
Waves and Diving
Diving Weather and Sea Conditions
Tide Tables
Dive Accidents and Incidents
Dive Book Reviews
Site Map
Noel Hitchins 1951-2005
Lloyd Bridges - Mike Nelson in Sea Hunt
My Yachting Adventures
Below is a list of links to the main pages about my yacht, Catlypso and My Yachting Adventures:
  • Purchase of Catlypso
  • Details about Catlypso
  • Cleaning/Repairing Catlypso
  • My Yachting Adventures.
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    Michael's 4WD Trips
    Click here for a list of my Four Wheel Drive and Camping Trips.
    Current Kareela Weather
    A summary of the current weather conditions at my house at Kareela, Sydney, is below. Click here for more Detailed Diving Weather and Conditions. Weather from Michael McFadyen's Tempe Weather Station

    Conditions at
    23:49 on 23/1/17

    Temperature 25.6°C
    Humidity 65.0%
    Barometer 1003.4hPa
    Rate -0.3hPa/hr
    Wind Speed: 0 km/hr
    Wind Direction S
    Rainfall for Today 0.0mm
    Rainfall last hour 0.0 mm
    Rainfall last 24 hours 0.0 mm
    Rainfall at Start of Month 814.6 mm
    Rainfall this Year 827.0 mm
    Today's Extremes
    High Temperature 31.2°C at 15:48
    Low Temperature 20.9°C at 6:27
    Peak Wind Gust 0km/hr at 0:00
    Weather from Michael McFadyen's Kirrawee Weather Station
    Yesterday's Extremes
    High Temperature 27.5°C at 17:11
    Low Temperature 19.8°C at 6:29
    Rainfall at Start of Yesterday 827.0 mm
    Rainfall at End of Yesterday 827.0 mm
    Weather from Michael McFadyen's Tempe Weather Station
    Astronomical Data
    Sunrise 5:06
    Sunset 19:05
    Moonrise 1:09
    Moonset 15:04

    Home Brewing
    Click here for an article about Home Brewing.
    Sydney Dive Site Hints
    "Port Jackson sharks come into the shallows in August and September"
    Web Links: NSW Dive Clubs
    ANU Dive Club
    This is the dive club of the Australian National University in Canberra, ACT.
    Date Added: 24.04.14 Visits: 4010
    Brisbane Water Aqualung Club
    Located on the NSW Central Coast
    Date Added: 24.04.14 Visits: 2723
    DOUTS Dive Club
    This is the Dive Organisation of the University of Technology Sydney. It is primarily aimed at the students and former students of UTS, but membership is also open to graduates of other institutes.
    Date Added: 19.06.06 Visits: 4419
    Hawkesbury Dive Club
    This Club was based in north-western Sydney around Windsor and Richmond but now does not seem to exist.
    Date Added: 20.12.16 Visits: 5062
    Jervis Bay Divers Club
    This is a very active club with many private boats.
    Date Added: 14.03.10 Visits: 3181
    Ryde Underwater Club
    This independent club is centred on the Sydney metropolitan area to the north-west of the City.
    Date Added: 19.06.06 Visits: 4717
    South Pacific Divers' Club
    This Club was at one time one of the oldest in Australia and also the largest independent club in NSW. However, it imploded a few years ago and no longer seems to exist at all. Sad.
    Date Added: 20.12.16 Visits: 4725
    St George Scuba Club
    This Club is located in Sydney, based on the St George area of Sydney. Many members come from the Eastern Suburbs and the Sutherland Shire. Most diving is conducted in the Botany Bay and Port Hacking area.
    Date Added: 19.06.06 Visits: 6126
    Terrigal Underwater Group
    TUG is located on the NSW Central Coast and have their own boat.
    Date Added: 08.11.07 Visits: 4416
    University of NSW Dive Club
    This Club is for students, staff and ex-staff of the University of New South Wales
    Date Added: 08.11.07 Visits: 5085
    URG Dive Club
    The Underwater Research Group club is based in Sydney and does a lot research as well as recreational diving
    Date Added: 08.11.07 Visits: 4541
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