Team The chosen articles from our current issue
Bag Your Cell is one of the catchphrases of this year’s Safer Boating Week – that aims to drive home the message to boaties to take reliable communications when out on the water. “Too many recreational boaties end up in the water or in difficulty and have no way of …
By Clarke Gayford. Images by Clarke Gayford and Nat Davey. It really is hard to explain to non-diving types the incredible underwater variation we have in this country. Variation I thought I had a reasonable understanding of – and then I stuck my head under in …
By Tom Crisp Ahead of me the darkness looms, drawing me ever deeper into the watery void. My reel slowly spins in my hand as I let the line fall gently into position. Bubbles rush past my ears with each breath, a constant reminder that I only have a limited supply remaining. …
By Dave Moran What stood out most were huge remora; I did not realise they grew so big – touching a metre long! “The sharks must be huge!” I randomly thought. The dive guides had placed me next to the ‘dinner plate’, a wire cage full of fish heads and carcasses. …
Editorial by Dave Moran
Winter is a time when many divers and family travel to tropical destinations to recharge their body’s batteries and enjoy some warm water diving! This issue brings you some destinations that are just next door and others in distant shores. All offer the opportunity to explore tropical reef diving and to experience different cultures and form new friendships. Let your love of diving open up the wonderful world …
Beqa Lagoon Fiji – A diving mecca
Fiji – Your next destination
Whales in Niue
Tahiti – The Society Islands
Malapascua Island – Philippines
Santo – Much more than the Coolidge
SS Yongala – When the stars align
Cave Diving – With adrenaline
Fiordland – Mainland Hapuka
Bag Your Cell – Safer Boating
Wananabe a Rebreather Diver?
Green Turtle by Shayne Seddon.
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