Post Tagged with: "Asia Pacific News"

Humpback Whale saved by PADI Dive Instructor

Humpback Whale saved by PADI Dive Instructor

11 November, 2013 at 9:01 pm 0 comments

PADI Dive Instructor, Sam Jupe is being referred to as a hero. Earlier this month Sam was on a holiday in Fiji when he performed an incredible whale rescue.  While on a charter boat, Sam noticed the distressed whale, which had its tail tangled in commercial fishing gear. Sam reports […]

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Live the Diving Dream Contest (Asia Pacific)

Live the Diving Dream Contest (Asia Pacific)

8 August, 2013 at 8:34 pm 0 comments

Phil Voss from Singapore is the first monthly winner in the PADI ‘Live The Diving Dream’ Contest (Asia Pacific). The Live the Diving Dream Contest is open to anyone who completes the PADI Divemaster course in the PADI Asia Pacific territory (1) from July to December 2013. You simply enter, tell us […]

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Marine conservation through Eco-tourism and Scuba Diving

Marine conservation through Eco-tourism and Scuba Diving

6 August, 2013 at 10:13 pm 0 comments

Each year, the Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society (OWUSS) awards three Rolex Scholarships to young people around the globe that are considering a career in an underwater-related discipline. The 2013 Australasian winner was PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor Stefan Andrews who will spend a year working alongside current leaders in underwater fields. Below is […]

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Underwater Camera Lost in Maui, Found in Taiwan

Underwater Camera Lost in Maui, Found in Taiwan

25 March, 2013 at 9:47 am 1 comment

A message-in-a-bottle story for the internet age Sometime in 2007, a diver on vacation in Maui, Hawaii, USA lost her underwater camera and housing. Last month, it washed up in Taiwan. The photos were perfectly preserved, and thanks to the efforts of Hawaii News Now, the owner was found just […]

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