Andrew Jenkins


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Project AWARE’s Ocean Action Project Winners Announced

Project AWARE’s Ocean Action Project Winners Announced

22 January, 2014 at 7:46 pm Comments are Disabled

The Ocean Action Project focuses on two major ocean issues—shark and ray protection and marine debris. Every project that is set in motion has a goal to make a change and is designed to get results. In 2012, there were five different Ocean Action Projects started with help from Project […]

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PADI Open Water Diver student mask clears with Sealions

PADI Open Water Diver student mask clears with Sealions

20 January, 2014 at 7:29 pm Comments are Disabled

New divers all over the world have practiced the mask clear skill time and time again, yet there would not be many to complete the skill in the company of Sealions full of fascination! This is what Stefan Andrews, the 2013 Australasian Our World-Underwater Rolex Scholar recently experienced whilst instructing […]

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Become a PADI Professional in 2014

Become a PADI Professional in 2014

19 January, 2014 at 10:15 pm Comments are Disabled

It’s a brand new year scuba divers! Although this past year may have been your best one yet, it’s now time to look to the future and figure out your next move. Each new year is a time to start fresh. It’s a time to challenge yourself and try out […]

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Live the Diving Dream Contest (Asia Pacific) – a great success for PADI Divemasters!

Live the Diving Dream Contest (Asia Pacific) – a great success for PADI Divemasters!

16 January, 2014 at 4:01 pm Comments are Disabled

PADI’s Live the Diving Dream contest was held from July 2013 to 31st December 2013, awarding monthly prizes of an Apple iPad to six new PADI Divemasters in the Asia Pacific territory. The six winners in the contest were Phil Voss from Singapore, Ellie Davidson from Exmouth, Western Australia, Oliver […]

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PADI Master Instructor featured in the NZ Herald

PADI Master Instructor featured in the NZ Herald

6 January, 2014 at 2:21 pm Comments are Disabled

Having certified numerous new PADI Open Water Divers and providing instructor training programmes and opportunities for people with disabilities to get themselves in and under the water, it’s no wonder the NZ Herald have chosen to feature the scuba diving life of Darrell Bird, owner of Dive Zone Whitianga, and the […]

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Diving in the Philippines

Diving in the Philippines

18 November, 2011 at 5:17 am Comments are Disabled

Is diving in the Philippines amongst the best in the world? Although I have never been, within a few minutes of researching diving in the Philippines I was very captivated. The coral reefs, thousands of species of marine life, over 7000 islands, wreck diving, whale sharks and more make it […]

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