Contest entries
Reflections of a wave runner
By Steven Anderson
posted 09:19 CST Today (5 hours ago)
The night sets in and sharks continue to be active in our presence at Tiger Beach
By Steven Anderson
posted 09:17 CST Today (5 hours ago)
3 cm juvenile pinnate batfish mimicking a flatworm
By Daniel Geary
posted 08:24 CST Today (6 hours ago)
Seahorse in the Adriatic Sea
By Andreas Kutsch
posted 08:22 CST Today (6 hours ago)
Tozeuma sp.
By Wayne Jones
posted 07:46 CST Today (7 hours ago)
  Y  
Note the Y split at the top of one of the cerata of this nudibranch.
Over the years I have spotted three different nudibranch  different species as well  which had similar splits on their rhinophores.
By Geo Cloete
posted 06:51 CST Today (8 hours ago)

Underwater Photo Location: Behau Forest (Bob's Rock)

Underwater Photo Location: Behau Forest (Bob's Rock)

How Hot is this Dive Site? click a star to rate it
Location: 44.5KM East of Dili. Coming down over the ridge after Behau Village the turnoff is marked by a rock with "HB" painted on it. Follow the tracks 15-20m to the water's edge.

Entry: The beach is covered with medium sized smooth rocks. The entry is gradual starting with rocks, going to sand and then coral gardens to the West.

UW profile: To the West, a gradual slope is covered by low lying coral leading to larger coral formations, small walls and coral covered ledges.
Points of interest On entry and after the rocks there is a group of several dozen garden eels that live in the sand at about 5-6 meters depth. One of the ledges further West, is covered with two giant clams approximately 50cm in length, at 9-10 meters depth. Also seen: Napoleon wrasse, lobster, banded sea snake.

Topside: The area at the water's edge is nicely covered with trees and great for picnics.

Go to website for a list of dive operators in the area.
Facts about Behau Forest (Bob's Rock)
  • It is in East Timor
  • Behau Forest (Bob's Rock) is in the Banda Sea.
  • The typical depth is 0-30 Metres 0-100 Feet.
  • The typical visibility is 10-30 Metres 30-100 Feet.
Dive types
shore

Marine Life
bigsmallsharksturtles

Diving facilities
air


by Doug Anderson
Radial Leatherjacket, East Timor

by Doug Anderson
Nembrotha aurea. East of Dili, East Timor.

by Doug Anderson
Juvenile Parrotfish. East of Dili, East Timor.

by Doug Anderson
Anemonefish. East of Dili, East Timor.

by Doug Anderson
Radial Leatherjacket. East of Dili, East Timor
add a dive siteShare your knowledge...

Add your favorite dive site to our database


Really Simple Syndication