Latest News & Sightings

We will miss you!

13 Apr 2010

It is always sad if someone, you have been working with for a long time, decides to move on and leave. Hanna was our office and shop supervisor for the past couple of years, helping to deal with the daily paperwork around the dive center….

It can’t get any better….

09 Apr 2010

A few days ago, Rosa & Steve went with 11 Komandoo divers to Noonu Atoll. The weather was great and the visibility fantastic. The first dive took place in perfect conditions at Orimas Thila.  Just a few minutes after they jumped into the water, four…

Meet The Mantas!

06 Apr 2010

114 Manta Rays have now been spotted in the Lhaviyani Atoll!  As the research continues into the habits and behaviors of these majestic creatures, we are pleased to present to you with the first set of results from the sightings that we have been logging…

Plankton Bloom

01 Apr 2010

As March came to an end this week, the tide and moon aligned to produce a plankton bloom in the Lhaviyani Atoll.  As the plankton, krill and jellyfish numbers rose across the atoll, so too did the incredible action that we witnessed. Mantas, somehow seeming…

New Divemaster on Kuredu!

31 Mar 2010

Greg Carter earnt his PADI Divemaster rating this week as Nico put his student thoroughly through his paces.  Having completed his Rescue Diver Course last year with Nico, Greg returned to the island for the fouth time with the goal of finishing his Divemaster course….

Farewell London

29 Mar 2010

As the London Dive Show draws to a close, we would like to thank everyone that popped by to say hi.  It’s always good to meet new faces, and of course, to catch up with friends. But alas, the time has come for us to…

Rare visitor to Komandoo lagoon

28 Mar 2010

During our usual morning walk around the island, we often see stingrays, baby black tip sharks and some trevallies going after the bait fish. Herrings and crows also join the morning breakfast action trying to get some of the small stranded victims. Today we came…

Come And See Us In London!

26 Mar 2010

This weekend sees the London International Dive Show (LIDS) kick off at the ExCel Exhibition Center.  The show runs over Saturday and Sunday and features a host of exhibitors and guest presenters. Located in the PADI Village at stand PV34 (see below), Ray and Steve…

Full day snorkel boat to the Noonu Atoll

24 Mar 2010

With our guests arriving early and with calm seas and perfect blue skies, we set off for the Noonu Atoll full of excitement and optimistic for a great days’ snorkeling. Over the course of the day we explored 4 snorkel sites ranging from an outreef…