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A Career in Diving / Carl's Tips / Sydney Diving

Carl Fallon our Platinum Course Director

Congratulations! to Carl Fallon for achieving Platinum Course Director level. Carl becomes one of 57 Course Directors worldwide to be a Platinum Course Director. This is a massive achievement reflecting the quality of instructor training at Abyss Scuba Diving. Carl joinedAbyss Scuba Diving in Sydney soon after it opened in 2000. Training divers in all … Continue reading

Marine Life / Sydney Diving

Shiprock – over 130 species of fish

Last week the NSW government announced funding for series projects including $200,000 to Sutherland Shire Council to provide access steps into Shiprock Reserve. Back in about 1998 a new set of stairs was to have been constructed here by Sutherland Shire Council using funds provided by the Federal Government’s Coastcare program but the Council abandoned … Continue reading

Dive Travel / Marine Life

Heron Island

During the period 14-18 February Carl and I visited Heron Island. Heron Island is known the world over for its excellent Great Barrier dive sites and fantastic coral gardens and pinnacles. So good is the diving that Jacques Cousteau – the world’s most famous undersea explorer of our time – listed The Heron Bommie as … Continue reading