24 09, 2011

Hiro san and Aki san make their 100th dive at Pom Pom

By | September 24th, 2011|News|

Hiro san and Aki san with the dive team  Our lovely repeater guests, Hiro san and Aki san made their 100th dive here at Pom Pom, Hiro san is a very experienced diver who enjoys photographing macro life, whilst Aki san made her Advanced course here nearly 2 years ago and now, as an experienced [...]

5 06, 2011

Nudibranch Heaven

By | June 5th, 2011|News|

Pom Pom Island  dive sites have been exceptionally good for Nudibranches this month.  During a recent dive I took some photos of some of the  many very pretty variants to be found.  For our nudibranch lovers, here are some photos to enjoy!  

25 02, 2011

Macro Research

By | February 25th, 2011|News|

When we are able, the dive staff at Pom Pom, check out our local sites looking for new and strange critters.  Its really important for us to find new things for our diving guests, as many guests are repeater guests and we want to give them something new to see and photograph.  Two days ago, [...]

30 01, 2011

Welcome Back!

By | January 30th, 2011|News|

We are very happy to welcome back our lovely Japanese repeater guests, who have returned for some time to relax and unwind at Pom Pom Island Resort, plus lots of fun diving. Today we went to Mantabuan and found along with lots of turtles and nudibranch, a huge grey painted frog fish, after that we [...]

18 12, 2009

Amazing Dive

By | December 18th, 2009|News|

~Sally's Diary~ We have just say a sad goodbye to our lovely Japanese guests who have been diving with us.  For me the best dive we had together was at Drops Coral yesterday morning, it was one of those amazing dives when you can't believe your eyes, and wonder how it can get any better.  [...]

3 11, 2009

New Dive Site

By | November 3rd, 2009|News|

~Sally's Diary~ Michelle and myself have been research diving today to find new sites for our diving visitors to Pom Pom and I am pleased to report we have found an amazing wall dive.  There were many hollows and holes to search in, filled with life including painted spiney lobsters, 4 all living in the [...]

6 10, 2009

Under Water Pictures

By | October 6th, 2009|News|

One guests from Japan stayed in Pom Pom for 10 nights & enjoyed diving. I introduce some of the pictures on this page which he took at our dive sites. 先日、10日間滞在された日本からのゲストにいただいた水中写真をご紹介いたします。 You can discover a lot of macro sea creatures around Pom Pom....also you may find the scene of fairy tales in the macro creatures life... ポンポン島周辺ではたくさんのマクロ生物をご覧いただけます。マクロライフ...それはまさにメルヘンでおとぎ話のような世界 。。。 fantastic [...]

20 08, 2009

Full of Life – Pom Pom Photography #2

By | August 20th, 2009|News|

It was a fun afternoon dive today, with lots of findings at one of our local house reefs: New Life 3.30pm After our descend, Jon lead the group and slowly worked our way to finding the "rock"... We were on a mission, to spot a frogfish that Sally saw (or might have) on her previous [...]

7 06, 2009

The Ornate (Harlequin) Ghost Pipefish

By | June 7th, 2009|News|

I have just spend 3 very enjoyable days with a small party of our Japanese Guests, 2 of which were photographers, we had some great dives and found some wonderful subjects for them to take, the highlight was an ornate ghost pipefish. サリーでございま~す!日本から3人のダイバーゲストと楽しい3日間を過ごしました。うち、ふたりのゲストはフォト派ダイバー。被写体としてもバッチリの生物もしっかり見れました。今回のハイライトはこれ、ornate ghost pipe fish (ニシキフウライウオ) We had a very friendly, large [...]

4 06, 2009

Macro Life

By | June 4th, 2009|News|

Having  spend 12 years as an active diver and 5 of those years as a Padi Instructor, I have enjoyed diving experiences all over the World, the North Sea, Scotland, Egypt, Greece, Cave diving in Sardinia, Malaysia Pennisular to name a few, and on the majority of those dives I would spend my time, looking [...]

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