More Turtle eggs

Yesterday evening, the turtle patrol came across another turtle laying eggs, this time a green turtle who laid 85 eggs.  Our guests were lucky and were able to see the mother turtle return to the sea after laying her eggs.  We look some measurements as we keep records for WWF and Sabah Wildlife Department.  The [...]

By |May 21st, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Well done to Martina

Last night at Pom Pom we celebrated with Martina and her lovely family from Germany. She has just made her 200 dive here at Pom Pom, quite a mile stone. Both herself and her husband dive along with their children, so they have certainly kept very busy during their stay with us. Judith her daughter [...]

By |May 3rd, 2011|Categories: News|

Unusual visitor to Pom Pom

2 nights ago, we had a very strange guest visit our Island.  At around 10pm, someone spotted a strange shaped rock moving on the beach outside the restaurant.    On closer inspection, we discovered it was a horseshoe crab!  This crab like creature hasn't changed for over 250 million years, making it a very successful [...]

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

Jason is back on Pom Pom

  We all want to say a big Welcome Back to Jason who visited us before in 2010 when he kindly posted his beautiful photos on our blog!  Jason loves the macro creatures we find at the sites around Pom Pom, and now it is the season for ornate Ghost pipefish and robust Ghost pipefish [...]

By |April 17th, 2011|Categories: News|

Discover Scuba

Kerstin from Germany was very brave yesterday, when for the first time she tried Scuba Diving.  Before coming to Pom Pom, her daughter and her, had not tried snorkelling before, so we were very impressed when she took to the water with Elenora like a professional diver.  They dived for around 45 minutes and were [...]

By |April 11th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |

Turtle nest sponsors

A big thank you to Ms.Gail & Mr.Paul & Mr.Keith who have very kindly sponsored our turtle nest which have been transferred to hatchery on 23.March. This latest nest is green turtle eggs, they will hatch in about 60 days.  We want to thank you all very much for your kind support and look forward [...]

By |March 26th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |
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