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The dive site '''Maidstone Rock''' is an offshore rocky reef in the Seaforth area on the False Bay coast of the Cape Peninsula, near Cape Town in the Western Cape province of South Africa.
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The dive site '''(primary site name)''' or '''(alternative site name/s)''' is a (inland, shoreline, inshore, offshore) (sandy, rocky reef, coral reef, recent wreck, historical wreck) in the (locality name) area on the (topographical feature), near (City) in the (Region) of (Country).
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Access to this site is by boat, It is about 4.4km from the Miller's Point slipway. 
 
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This site is in a Marine Protected Area (2009). A permit is required.
  
 
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The name "Maidstone Rock"is the name given the to the reef on the SA Navy charts.
  
 
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Revision as of 18:08, 11 September 2009

The dive site Maidstone Rock is an offshore rocky reef in the Seaforth area on the False Bay coast of the Cape Peninsula, near Cape Town in the Western Cape province of South Africa.


Contents

Get in

File:Map or aerial photo
Map (or aerial photo) of the site

Access

Access to this site is by boat, It is about 4.4km from the Miller's Point slipway.

Position

S34°11.581' E018°27.466'


This site is in a Marine Protected Area (2009). A permit is required.

Understand

Name

The name "Maidstone Rock"is the name given the to the reef on the SA Navy charts.

Depth

Topography

Conditions

See

Marine life

Photography

Suggested Routes

Stay safe

Hazards

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