25 09, 2011

Thank you Ronald

By |September 25th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Ronald, a keen diver and underwater photographer, joined our Turtle Patrol last week and also was lucky enough to see the baby turtles being released. He has visited Pom Pom several times in the past and he has very kindly sponsored our latest Turtle Nest which will help us organise more patrols to protect our [...]

23 09, 2011

Thank you to Helen and David!

By |September 23rd, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |

Helen and David are our lovely Turtle sponsors from the UK, who have sponsored our nest of 101 Green Turtle eggs laid on the 4th of September. Helen and David joined our Patrol that night and were able to witness when the Mother Turtle laid her eggs! It was also another busy day at the [...]

15 09, 2011

Wildlife Warden

By |September 15th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

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 [...]

15 09, 2011

Baby Turtles Hatching

By |September 15th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

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. [...]

13 09, 2011

Buon Ferragosto!

By |September 13th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

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.  

10 09, 2011

My favourite photo

By |September 10th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , |

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...

4 09, 2011

Birdwatching Hide

By |September 4th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

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 [...]

2 09, 2011

Celebrations at Pom Pom

By |September 2nd, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

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 [...]

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