After returning from the wonderful Singapore and ADEX show it was time to get down and dirty, and over the last week we have done lots of sidemount diving in Bunaken.
Blue Label Diving Indonesia is proud to bring you a PADI TecXplor 2013 in Bali!!
Big congratulations to Natalie on becoming a PADI Open Water Diver today with us on Bunaken Island.
Natalie started with the PADI Discover Scuba Diving and liked it so much that she continued with the PADI Open Water, and the adventure is just beginning!
Find out more about doing your PADI Open Water course on Bunaken.
CONGRATULATIONS to new PADI Divemaster Craig who completed his Divemaster Course in Lembeh this week.
Craig split his course over 4 weeks – 2 weeks in Bunaken and 2 weeks in Lembeh!
Find out more about doing your PADI Divemaster Course with us in Bunaken, Lembeh or Lembongan.
Big congratulation to Dinna Sulinda, Mutia Rahmi and Hedian who just finished their PADI Open Water course today with Dion. Good and fun and some great sightings of moray, turtle and lot of fish and nice weather.
Find out more about doing your PADI Open Water course on Bunaken.
THIS WEEK IN LEMBONGAN….Great diving and vis. Mantas have been hanging around with us. Dolphins seen just mere yards from our boat, Seasnakes hunting, Turtles eating, Nudis mating and a MASSIVE Giant Moray Eel seen just looking big! and an improptu sidemount demo and tryout in the pool. How was your week? Find out more…
Congratulations to Kathleen who finished her Advanced Open Water Diver course with us on Bunaken Island.
Find out more about doing your PADI Advanced open water course on Bunaken.
THIS WEEK IN BUNAKEN……..We have had some rainy days at the beginning of the week, but the weather seems to have been improving, so much that the divers were lucky enough to see beautiful Pilot Whales! Thanks for the photo Reto & Simone. Underwater the visibility is 20 metres plus and we have been seeing the…
How do you feel about sidemount diving? not sure? sounds like pretty much everyone else. A few of the guys in Lembongan just had a little try out on one. Yayan one of our guides said it was lots of fun and really good for buoyancy control. Didn’t take long at all to get used…
Well done to AMALIA ANDAYANI who just finished her PADI Open Water course yesterday with PADI Instructor Dion at Bunaken. Today she is now ready for some fun dives. It was a great course with sightings of big turtles, scorpionfish, lionfish, napoleon wrasse, and the pontohi seahorse. However, there was one thing that Amalia did…
THIS WEEK IN LEMBEH… Some fab critters as usual with all four types of Pygmy Seahorse on one site (Bargibanti, Denise, Pontohi and Severns), Lembeh Sea Dragons, Velvet Ghost Pipefish, Mimic Octopus, Blue Ringed Octopus, Shaggy Frogfish, Ornate Ghost Pipefish, Tiger Shrimps and Harlequin Shrimps… Plus some fabulous night dives where we saw Bobbit Worms…
THIS WEEK IN LEMBONGAN…Having fun with the Mantas again, seen Dolphins playing from the boat again, some Turtle action, Sea snakes, Nudis, shrimp and macro fun and some of our guys were lucky enough to stumble upon a bamboo shark. Find out more about diving Lembongan with us.
ADEX 2013 in Singapore is knocking on our doors and Blue Label Diving Indonesia will be there, so you can talk to us at ADEX if you want to find out about Tec diving in Indonesia!
THIS WEEK IN LEMBONGAN….Dolphins, mantas, turtles, 2 Molas (today!), ribbon eels, whip coral shrimp, students and this lovely tambja nudibranch. You want to know whats happening why not come and see for yourself.
Find out more about diving Lembongan with us.
The results from our 2012 Photo Competition are now in. The entries were really good this year, thanks to everyone who entered. As a reminder, the prizes are:
- 1st place – FREE 5-DAY DIVE HOLIDAY IN EITHER BUNAKEN OR LEMBEH
- 2nd place – FISH-ID BOOK FROM AMAZON.COM, EG THE NEW DEBELIUS BOOK ON NUDIBRANCHS
- 3rd place – 10% DISCOUNT ON DIVE EQUIPMENT PURCHASED FROM US NEXT TIME YOU VISIT
THIS WEEK IN BUNAKEN………The reef has been treating us with big and small this week with Ornate Ghost pipefish in various colours (as you can see from the amazing photo from Saeed)! We have also been seeing Leaf Scorpion fish, Candy & Boxer crabs, Tiger & Harlequin Shrimps, Pontohi & Denise’s Pygmy Seahorses, Halimeda Ghost pipefish,…
THIS WEEK IN LEMBEH… A week of firsts as Ria sees her first Blue Ringed Octopus, Rachel sees her first Seahorses (multiple!), and our group of guests from the Czech Republic make their first trip to Lembeh seeing Harlequin Shrimp, Frogfish, Pygmy Seahorses, Ornate Ghost Pipefish, Wunderpus and many more. Their only complaint… The day…
With side mount getting more and more popular it was just a question of time when the first PADI sidemount course would take place here at Two Fish Divers.
We are now 100% Aware in Support of Environmental Conservation!
Last week we introduced the 100% Aware program from the Project AWARE Foundation in all of our resorts. This means that we will make a donation to Project AWARE of $5-10 for every student who completes a recreational scuba diving certification course with us in Buaken, Lembeh and Lembongan!
PADI Discover Tec experience with John and Craig in Bunaken, our divemaster interns.
With our divemaster candidate (well, now a divemaster already) John leaving us it was time to hone his stay, get our other divemaster candidate Craig along and see what these twinsets are all about.
We would like to welcome Markko, our new Tec Instructor/Manager, who arrived in Bunaken last week, and this means that Tec diving and Tec courses are now available in Bunaken & Lembeh!
Markko is from Estonia, he is 30years old and has been diving since he was 16years old. He is a very experienced recreational instructor and has almost reached the level of PADI Master Instructor. He has just spent a month on a technical diving internship in Thailand with Blue Label;s Ben Reymenants developing his technical diving and teaching capabilities.
THIS WEEK IN LEMBONGAN…Its busy. We have 2 new Divemaster Interns who are doing a super duper 3 base internship to see the fantastic marine environments that we offer. We have been having some good manta fun, seen a Mola jumping whilst on a surface interval, seen dolphins gently cruising passed our boat, hawksbill turtles trying…
Congratulation to Budi, Yadi & Gusti from Indonesia who just finished their PADI Open Water Diver on Bunaken today with Instructor Dion. They are now ready for some fun diving……. It was also a great expeience for Craig, our new DM internship, who got alot of experience by assisting on the course. Find out more…
THIS WEEK IN BUNAKEN……..We have had flat seas and sunshine and a fantastic Candy Crab! We have seen big schools of Jacks and Barracuda on two day trips as well as lots of other stuff. Around Bunaken we have seen Halimeda & Ornate Ghost Pipe fish, Denise & Pontohi Pygmy Seahorses, Blue Ring Octopus, Candy…