Rayner, our Dive Master at Pom Pom Island Resort, has been officially recognized after passing his exam earlier, as a Wildlife Warden. This gives him the power of arrest and he is able to make reports of harm to wildlife to the authorities. In conjunction with WWF, the Sabah Wildlife Department arranged a special presentation [...]
Yesterday we had some new arrivals at the hatchery, it looks like being a busy week, as there are many nests due at the moment. One of the babies was born earlier, but released okay, then the rest came at 5pm, all very active, and released immediately to the sea. [...]
During August our Italian guests enjoyed celebrating their Ferragosta with us. For this special day, Mitri, our Chef made a lovely selection of cakes and desserts for us to sample, plus we had music and singing organised by Carla and Paolo.
Actually, I didn't add this photo to the previous photos from Michael as it doesn't show any birds, but its a lovely view of our jetty at dusk which I love so hope everyone enjoys this one as well. Thanks again Michael...
Michael from Australia has been the first to take photos from our new hide of our Barred Rail! The view is much improved and as the birds are not aware of human presence behave in a natural manner, making it a great photo opportunity! Michael was very kind and forwarded me some of his photos [...]
Most people coming to our Resort enjoy nature and what better way to relax and unwind than to spend an hour or two bird watching. We have received many guests who love to spend time watching our feathered friends and at Pom Pom we have some unusual species to add to your birding list. To [...]
Last night, as well as celebrating Ramadan with lots of delicious cakes and treats, we also had some other celebrations with our guests. Jo was celebrating her birthday, plus on the same day finishing her Advanced Open Water! It was lovely to celebrate with them with a glass or two of wine with a [...]
Wow, we have to say a HUGE thank you to all the Turtle Sponsors who have very generously supported our Turtle Conservation Fund by sponsoring one of our Turtle Nests. Its great to get the support of our guests for this project, and its certainly been a busy month for all the new eggs we [...]
Samuel and Robert, our young friends who recently came to visit Pom Pom, were very lucky a few nights ago when they were able to witness a large green turtle laying her eggs, the boys were so happy that they wanted to sponsor the nest! We will keep them up to date when [...]
Our lovely guests from Italy wanted to arrange a special trip yesterday to explore more of the islands surrounding Pom Pom. We used our Catamaran for added comfort and set off to Si Amil, on the way we passed the islands of Kalapuan and Bohayan where we were able to snorkel. Leaving Pom Pom After [...]