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Log Date: Saturday, Oct 21, 2017
Entry By: Fiji Aggressor crew

 



 

Captain’s log – 21st October 2017

 

 

Water temp – 77/79

Recommended suit – 3mm/5mm

Weather – Easterly wind 10/15 knots of wind

Visibility – 80/100ft

 

CREW

Captain – Joji Tavura

Chief Engineer – Sam

Dive Master – Eddie, Richard

Chef – Peni

Steward - Malakaiti

 

Guest – Walter, Christine, Mario, Petra, Zhihang liu, Zhuo, Kay, Jim, Xin Xu, Huachen,

DIVE SITES

Sunday – Namara Is, Dravuni passage, West passage, Namara Island

Monday – Wreck dive, M&M, Day dreamer, Twin Tower,

Tuesday – Mellow yellow, Mellow yellow, Day dream, Village visit

Wednesday – Donna Ella, Bombshell, Kay wall, Denali wall

Thursday – Seven sisters, Exploring dive, China wall, Solo reef, Denali wall II

Friday – Murray’s pt, Rainbow wall

Saturday – Suva port

 

Saturday – 21st October 2017 - Suva port

On behalf of the Fiji aggressor crew, we would like to welcome our guest with a big BULA vinaka. They all arrived little after 1245pm in the afternoon at the same time the crew assisted each guest to their designated cabin, while they settle with their cabin our chef Peni prepared lunch, we started our official crew introduction and safety briefing. We departed jetty a little late waiting for the bad weather to settle before we cross over for Kadavu Island where we commence our check out dive

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday – 22nd October 2017 - kadavu Island

Checkout dive at Namara Island jumped off the back deck everyone got their weights and buoyancy sorted before we moved over to the reef we called Dravuni pass, calm and the visibility was great with all the colors of the hard and soft coral. We spent the whole day on different parts of the reef. We saw grey reef sharks, moray eels, turtle, jacks, barracudas, tuna, Spanish mackerel, hump head wress and lots of fusilier fish

Monday – 23rd October - 2017- Kadavu Island

Wrecked dive this morning fusilier fish, turtle, moray eel and black surgeon fish, the soft coral growth and the black coral is the home for many critters. At Day dreamer I/II for our 2/3rd dive, the beauty of this reef can spend the entire week of diving here there is so much to see with all the beautiful colors and fish life, black coral, soft coral and critters are everywhere. We saw decorator dart fish, turtle, grey reef shark, moray eel and lots of nudibranchs. 4th dive at twin tower we saw grey reef sharks, moray eels, turtle, jacks, barracudas, tuna, Spanish mackerel, hump head wress and lots of fusilier fish

Tuesday – 24th October 2017- Kadavu Island

Two dives completed at mellow yellow this morning lots of small stuff, the soft coral and hard coral growth here is pretty amazing we saw huge moray eels, lots of garden eels and black spotted sweetlips. Two dives completed at day dreamer with reduce wind and current the aggressor headed to Pitons for the afternoon dive. The shallow reef plus steep walls was excellent for snorkeling passage divers found many reef fish, moray eels, four leaf scorpion fish, and schooling barracudas, and snappers, oriental and black spotted sweetlips. After this dive we heaved anchor and headed to Drue Village for village visit, on the village their chief spokesman had to take our guest around the village for a small tour and end the tour in a community hall where the village elders entertained our guest with meke (dance) and traditional ways of drinking kava  

Wednesday – 25th October 2017 - Kadavu Island

Day 4 of diving at Donna Ella we did one dive here, 2nd dive at a submerged rock called Bombshell which extremely beautiful small archway with lots of black coral and soft coral at 15 feet our guest saw red anemone, couple lion fish, leaf fish, Scorpion fish, lots surgeon and unicorn fish, banded sea snake current was just right for us to swim around the entire pinnacle. After this dive we headed further north for wall dive and it was amazing that we have found another interesting wall and later name it to our German friend “ The Kay wall “ unbelievable the amount of fish life and the hard coral….

Thursday – 26th October 2017 - kadavu island

Seven sisters soft coral and black coral lots of critters the fusilier fish were everywhere along with black surgeon and unicorn fish, grey and white tip sharks, leopard shark. 2nd dive many small coral heads with all the beautiful soft coral, black coral with many damsel and different types of anthias fish that makes it look beautiful and most amazingly is the different and colorful butterfly, bannerfish that associates with other fish that permanent resident of this site.3rd dive at Great unknown rock a group of pinnacle were found on this trip, our guest saw moray eels, black spotted sweetlips, lots of groupers, grey reef and white tip sharks., 4th dive at Denali rock soft coral and black coral were truly amazing with lots of critters

 

 

 

Friday – 27th October - 2017 - Kadavu Island

First dive this morning at Murrays reef our divers saw grey reef, white tip sharks, moray eel and lots of groupers. 2nd dive at Rainbow wall what a way to end the dive trip the light was just right from the rising sun and shinning right spotted porcupine fish were, long nose fish, regal angel fish and lots of parrot fish

Saturday – 28th October - 2017 Suva port

0630hrs – continental breakfast was prepared for our guest prior to disembarking the vessel. The watermen of the Fiji aggressor bids farewell to the guest and hope that they have a safe journey back home to their loved ones and hoped we would meet again someday

Moce