D.F.M. DiveRs

2000 September Trip


Wheeler Reef, Davies Reef, Little Broadhurst Reef, Yongala

Divers The boat "Running Free II"
  • Nathan Ward
  • Katherine Snedeker
  • Margaret Sandrof
  • Matthias Fuchs
  • Alyson Friedlander
  • Josh Kelly
  • Christine Pfrimmer
  • Philipp Pfrimmer
  • Stephanie Bush
  • Patricia Tedrick
  • Leo Schum
  • Nicole Kenyon
  • Michelle Travis
  • Patrick Gibson
  • Sitthixay Ditthavong

The boat and boat crew were organized through ProDive Townsville. Check out the boat's dive deck, downstairs, and upstairs quarters.

Dive crew
  • Geoff Sutcliffe (Instructor)
  • Miles Nicholson (Instructor)
Boat crew
  • Steve Cluff (Skipper)

Small blue fish (Sitt ... what are they called?)
Josh selecting a tank, with Philipp's back, Christine behind Josh's head, and the rear of Matthias. The boat in the background is the Alita, which followed us about on the first two days.
Patricia, Alyson, Stephanie, and Katherine, on the foredeck between dives at Wheeler Reef.
Parrot fish and Angel fish at Davies Reef.
Patrick cruising the reef at Davies Reef (check out the OWSI skills)
Nathan on the exit ladder at the end of a dive.
Josh, Sitt, Nathan, Stephanie, Alyson, and Michelle, after the afternoon dive at Davies Reef.
Miles waiting on the anchor chain for his AOW group, on their way down for the deep dive at Little Broadhurst Reef.
Nathan's head and batfish, at the Yongala.
Geoff and Miles ... "our job here is done"
Everyone on the foredeck on the way back into Townsville. At the back, from left to right, Patricia, Patrick, Josh (up high), Leo, Philipp, Christine (kneeling), Matthias. Sitting in front, Alyson, Margaret, Sitt (behind Margaret), Michelle, Stephanie, Nicole, Nathan, Katherine.

What the divers said ...

Christine and Philipp Pfrimmer ...
We had an excellent time too! Thanks again for a great dive trip.
Josh Kelly ...
I just wanted to thank you for such an amazing diving experience. Last night my brain kept wandering back to the Yongala dives. I think I might have been bitten by the diving bug.
Sitt Ditthavong ...
Thanks for the fab weekend, the diving was most excellent and it was a great bunch of people.
Patricia Tedrick ...
Thanks again for the trip.....it was EXCELLENT!
Alyson Friedlander ...
the trip was great!