Trip Report 20-22 June 2014

Another fantastic weekend diving onboard MV The Ark.  This live onboard boat (LOB) departed from Singapore’s Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal Friday night and returned early Sunday night at 6.30pm. This weekend was some exploratory diving off East Bintan around the Mapur area, Indonesia.  Well exploring for MV The Ark, because I took the MV Giamani … Read more

Trip Report 15-19 June 2014

I had a great time in Bali teaching a family of four the PADI Open Water Diver Course.  They had planned to complete this back in December 2013 but Iffa had an ear infection and was unable to dive. So we postponed it to their next school break in June 2014. We completed the theory … Read more

Trip Report 8 June 2014

Another great two dives around Singapore’s World Famous Pulau Hantu.  This trip was interesting because of the mix of students I had onboard. I had two students completing their PADI Open Water Course and I was their PADI Instructor. Assisting me was Favian, a GS-Diving PADI Dive Master Trainee and GS-Diving PADI Assistant Instructor Trainee, … Read more

Trip Report 30 May to 1 June 2014 – Written by Julius

Enjoy reading Julius’ recount of his first experience onboard the MV White Manta: On Friday, the 30th of May, a total of 18 divers including myself met our PADI Dive Instructor Gary, PADI Dive Master Andy and Head Teacher (who is also a PADI Dive Instructor) Ms Juett at Singapore’s Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal at … Read more

Trip Report 24 May 2014

We headed out from the Republic of Singapore Yacht Club at 8am Saturday morning, GS-Diving had both boats – the Dolphin Explorer and the Southern Comfort. The plan for the day was two dives at Hantu Jetty with an underwater cleanup.  We managed to collect 45 kilos of bottles and I am sure there is … Read more