Asia Pacific

Veteran Mark Dryden’s Inspirational PADI Pro Journey

Veteran Mark Dryden’s Inspirational PADI Pro Journey

3 September, 2015 at 6:55 pm Comments are Disabled

For many years I have been searching for my life’s passion and I think I may have found it. I love scuba diving! I love the breath awareness, the weightlessness, the flow and, of course, the underwater world. I find diving to be a wonderful form of meditation. Back in […]

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First Female PADI Explorer Rebreather Instructors in Australia

First Female PADI Explorer Rebreather Instructors in Australia

2 September, 2015 at 9:59 pm Comments are Disabled

Congratulations to 4 thrill-seeking ladies, Samantha Patterson-Ross, Rachael Fallon, Andrea Payne and Leah Hurley who have recently become the first female PADI Explorer Rebreather Instructors in Australia! Under the expert instruction of PADI Course Directors, Peter Letts and Jamie Miller and using the Hollis Explorer Sports Rebreather, (a hybrid semi-closed rebreather) […]

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A Day in the Life of a PADI Divemaster – Lui Matavesi

A Day in the Life of a PADI Divemaster – Lui Matavesi

13 August, 2015 at 10:52 pm Comments are Disabled

As a PADI Divemaster, you’ll lead others as you supervise scuba diving activities and assist with diver training. Whether you want to work at a faraway dive destination or close to home at a local dive shop, the adventure of a lifetime awaits you. PADI Divemasters are respected dive professionals who […]

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Clement Lee appointed as Tourism Advisor of Malaysia

Clement Lee appointed as Tourism Advisor of Malaysia

23 July, 2015 at 4:20 pm Comments are Disabled

Industry pioneer, icon and distinguished PADI Course Director, Clement Lee has been appointed as a Tourism Advisor of Malaysia to represent and help promote the diving industry in Malaysia. In recent press announcements, Tourism Malaysia described Clement Lee as, “the embodiment of the entrepreneurial dive industry pioneer, a staunch conservationist […]

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Australia International Dive Expo 2015

Australia International Dive Expo 2015

1 July, 2015 at 7:25 pm Comments are Disabled

After a successful debut in 2014, the Australia International Dive Expo (AIDE) is returning in September to the Royal Hall of Industries in Sydney, Australia for another fun-filled weekend showcasing all things scuba! This year AIDE will host a ‘Try Dive’ pool where those new to scuba diving can experience breathing underwater in a […]

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Adventure Tourism and Ecotourism Award for Rainforest Scuba

Adventure Tourism and Ecotourism Award for Rainforest Scuba

29 June, 2015 at 9:53 pm Comments are Disabled

Luana Royle, a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor from Finch Hatton in Queensland had an evening to remember when her business, Rainforest Scuba was awarded – not one, but two – Mackay Region Tourism Awards. Luana successfully took out the Award for Eco Tourism and the Mackay Regional Council Award […]

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