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Your Guide to Diving in Australia

Your Guide to Diving in Australia

30 October, 2017 at 6:04 pm Comments are Disabled

Australia is a dream diving destination for many divers, and if it’s not on your bucket list, it should be! Not only is Australia home to the Great Barrier Reef, it offers diverse dive sites and phenomenal marine life, including endemic species, the whole way around its coastline. Here’s just […]

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Mission Blue Hope Spot: Houtman Abrolhos Islands

Mission Blue Hope Spot: Houtman Abrolhos Islands

23 October, 2017 at 3:18 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo by Alan Bradley  When I was first asked to write an article about Houtman Abrolhos I was a bit perplexed. I wasn’t really sure how to pronounce it, let alone where it was on a map – despite it being part of Australia, where I live. So I started […]

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PADI Celebrates a Milestone with 25 Million Certifications

PADI Celebrates a Milestone with 25 Million Certifications

27 January, 2017 at 5:27 am Comments are Disabled

  On 29 December 2016, in the final days of PADI’s golden anniversary year, a milestone was reached. Sarah Gleeson, a 22-year-old from Alberta, Canada, became a PADI® Open Water Diver earning her PADI’s 25 millionth certification. To celebrate the occasion, and 50 years as The Way the World Learns to […]

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5 Dive Sites to Visit Around Brisbane

5 Dive Sites to Visit Around Brisbane

4 December, 2016 at 7:35 pm Comments are Disabled

When people think of diving in Queensland, often they think about the world-famous Great Barrier Reef. Although Queensland is bursting with amazing dive sites down the entire length of its coast line, and provides new and experienced divers with a choice of top dive sites. With fantastic wrecks, reefs and […]

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Ningaloo Reef – Australia’s Home of Whale Sharks

Ningaloo Reef – Australia’s Home of Whale Sharks

9 November, 2016 at 6:15 pm Comments are Disabled

There’s a place in Australia where in certain periods of the year you are almost guaranteed to see a whale shark. It may not be the most famous reef in Australia, but the Ningaloo Reef in Exmouth, Western Australia, can provide snorkelers and divers with an equally incredible experience to […]

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15 Great Barrier Reef Photos to Make You Want to Visit

15 Great Barrier Reef Photos to Make You Want to Visit

10 October, 2016 at 5:28 pm Comments are Disabled

As Earth’s largest living structure and home to thousands of marine life species, Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is deservedly a pinnacle for divers around the world. There are those who spend their life dreaming of diving this reef, and then there are the many lucky PADI Instructors who get to […]

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