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Tue, 21 Nov


The Avon, George Town

The Avon, George Town - Twilight Dive

Come along for a dive on the wreck of the Avon! Please RSVP in case times change.

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The Avon, George Town - Twilight Dive
The Avon, George Town - Twilight Dive

Time & Location

21 Nov, 6:15 pm – 22 Nov, 8:00 pm

The Avon, George Town, Ferry Blvd, George Town TAS 7253, Australia


About the event

Come along for a dive in George Town on The Avon!

The Tamar has some spectacular diving, but please remember visibility is typically poor and there will be current present. As with all Tamar dives, we require you to carry an SMB & torch throughout the dive.

The Avon is a tugboat that was abandoned in York Cove after running aground at Low Head in 2012 and ended up taking in water and sinking. It now rests at around 17-18m deep and makes for a great local shore dive, with abundant fish life.

Location: York Cove 

Parking in the street at either the northern end of Esplanade S, George Town, or the corner of Ferry Boulevard / Adelaide Street

Meeting at 6.15 pm

Briefing at 6.30 pm

Entering the water by 6.45 pm

Scuba Gear: BYO. Equipment hire is available from Tasmanian Divers during business hours. 

RSVP please - due to the possible cancellations due to weather if you RSVP we can contact you.

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