Oman: An Untouched Diving Paradise

2018-01-11T04:02:10+00:00

Featured on The Jakarta Post: Indonesia, which has great summer weather and spectacular dive sites, is a favorite destination for Omanis. Few Indonesians are, however, aware that Oman is also a scuba diving destination. Having

Oman: An Untouched Diving Paradise 2018-01-11T04:02:10+00:00

Shark Attacks: How to Protect Yourself

2018-01-08T03:35:33+00:00

Featured in the International Business Times: I really enjoyed this interview and article with the International Business Times and Liveaboard.com. It was a great opportunity to gain some positive media coverage for sharks, explore the

Shark Attacks: How to Protect Yourself 2018-01-08T03:35:33+00:00

Top Liveaboards for New Divers

2018-01-08T03:32:23+00:00

Featured on Scubaverse.com: Learning to dive is an exciting time and almost every diver remembers their first breath underwater and the first dive site they explored. There are many great destinations for new divers to

Top Liveaboards for New Divers 2018-01-08T03:32:23+00:00

Where to Cage Dive with Sharks

2018-01-08T03:32:29+00:00

Featured on Liveaboard.com:  'Great white sharks first appeared around 11 million years ago and can be found around the globe in temperate to subtropical waters. Growing up to 6 meters in length and weighing up

Where to Cage Dive with Sharks 2018-01-08T03:32:29+00:00

Top Tips for Cage Diving with Sharks

2017-12-21T23:52:53+00:00

Featured on Liveaboard.com: This is one of my all-time favourite articles, as it contains great new tips for cage diving with sharks. As a former white shark dive guide, these tips come tried and tested!

Top Tips for Cage Diving with Sharks 2017-12-21T23:52:53+00:00

Top 5 Sites for Mangrove Diving

2017-12-21T23:47:07+00:00

Featured on Deeperblue: My latest article for Liveaboard.com, and featured in Deeperblue, is about mangrove diving. Mangroves are the unsung heroes of the ocean and a diver’s best friend. They are biodiversity hotspots and nurseries

Top 5 Sites for Mangrove Diving 2017-12-21T23:47:07+00:00

Top Tips for Safe Shark Dives

2017-12-11T05:15:39+00:00

Featured in Stuff.co.nz. A US tourist recently died following a shark incident at Cocos Island, Costa Rica. The incident at Cocos Island is thought to be the fifth confirmed, unprovoked shark attack in Costa Rica

Top Tips for Safe Shark Dives 2017-12-11T05:15:39+00:00

No Damage recognised in international book award

2017-09-01T23:56:35+00:00

Reader's Favorite recognises "No Damage" in its annual international book award contest. The Readers' Favorite 2017 International Book Award Contest featured thousands of contestants from over a dozen countries, ranging from new independent authors to

No Damage recognised in international book award 2017-09-01T23:56:35+00:00

The Changing Face of Marine Conservation

2017-08-06T22:40:33+00:00

With the advent of social media, it is easier now more than ever to experience marine conservation and make a difference to the health of the ocean. In my article for Dive New Zealand magazine

The Changing Face of Marine Conservation 2017-08-06T22:40:33+00:00

Researchers Discover Why Humpback Whales Jump

2017-04-27T01:01:54+00:00

Researchers in Queensland, Australia have discovered why humpback whales breach and how they use different vocal communication methods to communicate over short and long distances: http://au.thescubanews.com/2017/04/26/researchers-discover-why-humpback-whales-jump/

Researchers Discover Why Humpback Whales Jump 2017-04-27T01:01:54+00:00

Dives Tours of Titanic wreck to begin in 2018

2017-04-27T00:35:57+00:00

Blue Marble Private are offering diving expeditions to the Titanic wreck site in May 2018. For $105,129 per person, tourists can explore this world-famous wreck off the coast of Newfoundland, Canada during an eight-day expedition.

Dives Tours of Titanic wreck to begin in 2018 2017-04-27T00:35:57+00:00

Ronald McDonald House is Awesome

2017-04-26T22:46:27+00:00

I have had the privilege of supporting the work of  Ronald McDonald House New Zealand recently by donating some copies of No Damage to a #ComCastCaresDay, hosted by NBCUniversal and Bravo. The books were given to

Ronald McDonald House is Awesome 2017-04-26T22:46:27+00:00

Right Whale Sightings at an All-Time Low

2017-03-29T22:38:49+00:00

Scientists and volunteers conducting surveys of North Atlantic right whales off the Florida coast have seen a significant decline in right whale numbers this winter. They have seen only four adults and three calves so

Right Whale Sightings at an All-Time Low 2017-03-29T22:38:49+00:00

Indonesia Pledges to Reduce Plastic Waste

2017-04-03T03:09:17+00:00

Indonesia’s Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs, Luhat Binsar Pandjaitan, has announced a pledge of up to $1 billion USD to reduce Indonesia’s plastic waste by 70 percent over the next eight years. He made the

Indonesia Pledges to Reduce Plastic Waste 2017-04-03T03:09:17+00:00

Top Shark Diving Tips

2017-03-04T05:38:27+00:00

Diving with sharks is at the top of many, if not all, divers’ bucket lists. Here are 10 tips to help you have a safe, and fun, encounter with the ocean’s apex predator. http://scubadiverlife.com/top-shark-diving-tips/

Top Shark Diving Tips 2017-03-04T05:38:27+00:00

Calling All Writers & Ocean Fans

2017-03-14T23:18:49+00:00

CALLING ALL WRITERS & OCEAN FANS! I'm looking for new/experienced writers to write about their scuba adventures, marine life profiles, kit reviews, diving tips and ocean conservation initiatives for The Scuba News. With our growing network

Calling All Writers & Ocean Fans 2017-03-14T23:18:49+00:00

Sharks – Caretakers of the Oceans

2017-03-09T02:11:48+00:00

A very proud day seeing my shark conservation article for Forest and Bird New Zealand in print. With over 70,000 members/readers, this will go some way to spreading the shark conservation message. Full article here: Caretakers of the

Sharks – Caretakers of the Oceans 2017-03-09T02:11:48+00:00

First Criminal Charges for Shark Finning in Costa Rica

2017-03-04T05:33:21+00:00

A Costa Rican court has, for the first time, served criminal charges for shark finning and sentenced a Taiwanese business owner to prison. This is a great step forward for shark conservation. http://scubadiverlife.com/first-criminal-charges-shark-finning-costa-rica/

First Criminal Charges for Shark Finning in Costa Rica 2017-03-04T05:33:21+00:00

Is Zealandia a New Underwater Continent?

2017-03-04T05:31:41+00:00

A submerged continent called Zealandia has been discovered just east of Queensland, Australia in the Pacific Ocean. A new continent may be about to join the seven we recognize today. In a recent paper published

Is Zealandia a New Underwater Continent? 2017-03-04T05:31:41+00:00

Top Yoga Diving Trips

2016-11-24T23:20:14+00:00

The ancient practice of yoga has many benefits for divers that contribute to better, safer dives and good buoyancy control. You can even now combine a diving trip with discovering yoga in various beautiful places around

Top Yoga Diving Trips 2016-11-24T23:20:14+00:00

Top 5 Places for Holiday Season Diving

2016-11-24T23:13:19+00:00

The festive season is fast-approaching and, for some of us, that means a chance to travel and explore new destinations with family and friends. I really enjoyed researching top dive destinations for The Scuba News

Top 5 Places for Holiday Season Diving 2016-11-24T23:13:19+00:00