Andrew Jenkins


Marketing Coordinator, PADI Asia Pacific.

Recent blog posts written by Andrew Jenkins

The protective mouth brooding fish

The protective mouth brooding fish

30 July, 2014 at 6:24 pm 0 comments

While many underwater creatures have strategies to protect themselves from harm, such as camouflage, not all have methods for protecting their young, too. Mouthbrooders, however, are well-known for their ability to care for and protect their offspring, largely due to a very unusual technique. Mouthbrooders protect their young by using […]

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Sunreef Diving Services, Mooloolaba Launches Swimming with Humpback Whales

Sunreef Diving Services, Mooloolaba Launches Swimming with Humpback Whales

28 July, 2014 at 10:20 pm 0 comments

SUNREEF Mooloolaba has launched an Australian first – the opportunity to swim with the captivating humpback whales. Australians have long had a love affair with these gentle giants and now people have the opportunity to see them from a very different perspective on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. Sunreef Whale Encounter Supervisor, […]

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The world’s best shop and dive destinations

The world’s best shop and dive destinations

27 July, 2014 at 5:03 pm 0 comments

When you go for a destination dive it is nice to have some variety. While you absolutely love diving, you can’t do it 24/7 throughout your entire trip. For the time that you spend above water, you will want to keep yourself entertained as well. There many things that could […]

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Freshen Up with these Freshwater Dive Sites

Freshen Up with these Freshwater Dive Sites

23 July, 2014 at 3:42 pm 0 comments

You don’t always need salt water and sandy beaches to have an amazing dive. While many people primarily think that the ocean is the best and/or only place to go scuba diving, many other locations offer pristine conditions and budding aquatic life in fresh water. Lakes, springs, rivers, sink holes […]

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Richard Masin, PADI Divemaster at Age 69

Richard Masin, PADI Divemaster at Age 69

22 July, 2014 at 12:10 am 0 comments

Earlier this year, Richard Masin completed the PADI Divemaster Course in Thailand with PADI Instructor Billy Reuter at PADI Resort, A-One-Diving in Ranong. Well, you might ask “What’s the fuss about – he’s not alone in that”. Richard who hails from the USA happened to be 69 years old when […]

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Take the plunge with the PADI Deep Diver course

Take the plunge with the PADI Deep Diver course

16 July, 2014 at 4:25 pm 0 comments

Divers are naturally adventurous people. It takes a certain type of person to want to strap on dive gear and swim alongside mysterious sea creatures in what is often uncharted territory. While there certainly is a tame side to recreational diving, there is plenty of room to expand on the […]

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