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How to do the double crayfish grab

November 14, 2019
How to do the double crayfish grab

Impressive double cray grab by Wellington spearfisher. Here's how it's done.


Came across some really great Cray country while on a dive on Wellington's south coast. Found these crayfish under a boulder, just siting on the sand. Doesn't get much better than that! Vis would have been 7m and the depth would have been around 8-10m

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