WATCH: Meet these 10 creepy crawlies of the Australian deep + top diving spots Down Under

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The waters around Australia are hiding some bizarre creatures in the depths, and some of them look like they're not from this planet. 

From slimy to scaly to even hairy! These sea critters are all kinds of strange and yet fascinating...

They may also slide into your dreams if you're not careful!

WATCH: Dive down to this underwater wine cellar in Croatia 

If you're looking to see some underwater critters Down Under that's less terrifying, why not visit one of these top five scuba diving Ozzy hot spots?

The Great Barrier Reef is so vast and covers a large chunk of the coastal region of Australia, and despite rising sea temperatures and coral bleaching being a serious threat, it still remains a vibrant world worthy of a once-in-a-lifetime trip.

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