Poor Knights Islands, New Zealand – March 2017

Poor Knights Islands, New Zealand – March 2017

Marine sanctuary heaven Poor Knights Islands is a group of islands that sits off the east coast of New Zealand’s North Island. Designated a marine reserve, it’s home to many creatures, large and small. If you’re really lucky, you could encounter a whale shark – as...
Rainbow Warrior / Cavalli Islands, New Zealand – March 2017

Rainbow Warrior / Cavalli Islands, New Zealand – March 2017

In March 2017, after a year’s postponement due to stupid broken ankle, we finally got to dive the Rainbow Warrior. Write up coming soon, but for now, here are the few photos we managed to get of the wreck, and from another dive later in the day. Photo gallery...
The joys of having your own gear

The joys of having your own gear

This summer has been a revelation – how wonderful it is to have a full dive kit! Being able to simply jump in the car, stopping only to pick up a tank from our local dive shop, Pro Dive Coogee, and be in the water at a time of our own choosing has been...
Volunteering with Underwater Africa

Volunteering with Underwater Africa

I’m pretty lucky to get to travel and dive in some pretty cool locations around the world, but I feel like I have gotten to a stage where I want to learn a little more and also contribute a little more to things that I’m passionate about.

Nelson Bay, NSW – October 2014

Nelson Bay, NSW – October 2014

For a long weekend getaway, you really don’t want to be travelling more than 2-3 hours. So from Sydney, Nelson Bay is right in the right spot if diving is on your list of activities. If you hit a good run with traffic (which we did), it’s about 2 1/2 hours north of Sydney – and has the bonus of being slightly warmer than heading south.

The joys of having your own gear

David Doubilet: underwater photographer extraodinaire

Today was a pretty perfect Sunday – for a non-diving day – with the sun out, clear blue skies, and sparkling Sydney Harbour as a backdrop to Opera Bar lunch with friends. And, no need to wear anything warmer than a t-shirt, even though it’s...