Tag: Sail Rock (Koh Phangan)

An offshore diving/snorkelling site situated to the north of Koh Phangan island, Sail Rock is regarded by most as THE premier dive site in the Gulf of Thailand.

An offshore diving/snorkelling site situated to the north of Koh Phangan island, Sail Rock is regarded by most as THE premier dive site in the Gulf of Thailand.

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Sail Rock's amazing marine life!

A diver swims headlong into a huge school of Big-EyeSnapper(Lutjanus lutjanus) at

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Moon Wrasse (Thalassoma lunare) - dominant male with subordinates

A single dominant male Moon Wrasse (Thalassoma lunare) carefully guards its harem of "intermediate phase" females (and subordinate males) during a period of spawning at Sail Rock.

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Narrow-Barred Spanish Mackerel (Scomberomorus commerson)

This Narrow-Barred Spanish Mackerel (Scomberomorus commerson), photographed at around 25m off the Camel Humps on Sail Rock's south-west corner, appears to have had a very lucky escape!

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A large adult Talang Queenfish (Scomberoides commersonnianus) at Sail Rock

A large adult Talang Queenfish (Scomberoides commersonnianus) at Sail Rock.

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Zak Taylor completes his PADI Open Water AND Advanced Open Water courses

Congratulations to Zak Taylor from Baton Rouge, USA on his recent completion of both the PADI Open Water Diver and

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Lined Butterflyfish (Chaetodon Lineolatus) at Sail Rock

A Lined Butterflyfish (Chaetodon lineolatus) above the East Pinnacle at

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Eric and Kelly share their honeymoon with the Bull Sharks..!!

Congratulations to newlyweds Eric & Kelly Romsos from Denver, Colorado for not only completing their first ever dives, but doing it in style with the awesome

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Mark and Beth complete their PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience at Sail Rock

Congratulations to Mark Pocock and Beth Howard from Reading, England on two great dives at the amazing Sail Rock.

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Bull Sharks (Carcharhinus Leucas) cruise past Sail Rock's "Batfsh Pinnacle"

A very close encounter with a pair of the "resident" Bull Sharks (Carcharhinus Leucas) beside Sail Rock's "Batfish Pinnacle".

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Bull Shark (Carcharhinus Leucas)

One of the small group of Bull Sharks (Carcharhinus Leucas) that suddenly appeared at Sail Rock around July 2012.