9 11, 2011

WWF & Sabah Wildlife Department (SWD) visit Pom Pom!

By |November 9th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

On 1st November, WWF-Malaysia, WWF-Indonesia & Sabah Wildlife Department visited Pom Pom Island resort for the Advisory and Monitoring Programme of Turtle Conservation in Pom Pom Island. This Turtle Advisory Group and Monitoring Programme visit is one of the strategies identified for turtle conservation in the northeast islands including Pom Pom Island. This field visit [...]

23 10, 2011

Recognition as 1 part of the CTI-RBF!!

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

On the 10-11th Oct 2011, Pom Pom Island Resort attends the Coral Triangle Initiative Regional Business Forum (CTI-RBF) in Royale Chulan, Kuala Lumpur. CTI Regional Business Forum consist of 6 country; Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Solomon Islands, Timor-Leste and Papua New Guinea. Among this, Pom Pom Island Resort been recognized as the part of CTI-RBF. On [...]

23 10, 2010

Welcome back Mr and Mrs Fuji san!

By |October 23rd, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Mr and Mrs Fuji san have very kindly made a showcase of the underwater photos they have taken at Pom Pom Island Resort.  Probably our most well known and loved guests, they have  visited Pom Pom Island Resort many times before.  They have made a website showing the macro creatures and corals that they have [...]

26 07, 2010

Dragon Fruit

By |July 26th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Now is the Dragon Fruit season at Pom Pom Island.  We grow this large and unusual fruit in our gardens close to the kitchen for our guests to enjoy.  The purple fruit as a light and delicate taste and is best served cut in half and eaten with a spoon.  Chiemi san has been helping [...]

19 04, 2010

LIDS London Dive Show

By |April 19th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

~Sally's Diary~ After spending my annual holiday back in the UK, its great to return to Pom Pom. I enjoying seeing my family and catching up with friends, and it was lovely to finally eat a full English Sunday lunch, roast beef and potatoes with Yorkshire puddings. But I have to say, it is great [...]

28 02, 2010

WWF ADESSIUM MEETING

By |February 28th, 2010|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

~Sally's Diary~ On the 23rd of February, we hosted the WWF Adessium meeting on behalf of Gavin Jolis, the meeting was attended by Dato Panglima and his daugher, Nino Ho, WWF, Jan Versteegh WWF Netherlands, Ken Kassem, (WWF),Dr Arun Venkataraman, WWF Malaysia, Sharon Ng Lay Har, WWF Malaysia, Angela Lim Lee Hee, WWF Malaysia , [...]

11 12, 2009

Conservation Workshop

By |December 11th, 2009|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |

~Sally's Diary~ Good news at Pom Pom dive centre, we are very happy to be invited in the Pygmy Seahorse Conservation Workshop which is being co-organized by University Malaysia Terengganu, Sabah Parks and Save our Seahorses.  Mike Kilroy, a expert in macro and one of our Dive Instructors will be attending to make sure that [...]

31 10, 2009

WWF Inspection

By |October 31st, 2009|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

This week the World Wildlife Fund have come to inspect our new hatchery at Pom Pom Island. Gavin Jollis, the new turtle specialist looked around our new hatchery, remarking how attractive but functional it was, fitting into the Pom Pom Island design. During the visit over coffee Sally and Marco asked Nina Ho and Gavin [...]

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