Month: May 2017

Final Dives

Today, sadly is our last day in paradise. It has been such an amazing adventure and it is going to be a sad day when we leave tomorrow. Our volunteers got to deploy the last of the pods and others completed their last fun dive. We made the most of this last day and all…



All hands on the projects today. With this weeks special breaky of pancakes, our advanced divers went out to ‘crocodile island’ to submerge into their 30M deep dive while our newly certified open water divers dropped into a different dive site to enjoy their first ‘fun dive’ as fully capable and cert-ed PADI o/w divers…



Cement Feet and Bricklaying Beats

Our Volunteers woke up to a beautiful day on this magical island. In the morning we had half the crew scuba diving and the other half making the cement feet for our coral pods. These feet will keep our coral pods anchored at the bottom of the ocean to allow the coral to grow. We…



Bush Trekking on the Island

Bush trekking day, we went for a long long walk though the depths of Koh Rong’s jungle finding snakes, insects and all kinds of plants. We had a few detours here and there that took us through some slightly lost moments. Demi’s fit bit read 8 KM!! We finally came to a cross roads where…



Lonely & coconut Beach

Bit of a rainy start to the day but that did not stop us. We had the choice of going and visiting lonely beach or staying at coco nut beach and relaxing. lonely beach is where season 31 & 32 of the U.S t.v show survivor was shot and it is situated on the opposite…



FriYAY

Today was the final work day of our first week and hooley Dooley that time has flown by. Our volunteers worked so hard moving so much sand and rocks for the foundation of our water catchment, It’s hard work but our volunteers did it with a smile and in style. I ofcourse made sure they…



Open Water dive: 2, pod prep & gardens

  Great day today, we began with gardening and preparing the base of our new water catchment with many shovels of stones and cement to ensure it will be strong and water tight! Our volunteers worked hard on the shade cloths in the garden to protect the growing produce from Cambodia’s powerful rays that wilt…



Clear Skies and Island Vibes

Another beautiful day in paradise, clear skies, blue ocean, white sand beach and coconut trees. We had another big morning of study with our volunteers finishing off their paperwork and those divers who were already certified got to get back in the water and continue with their next level of certification. After lunch (which was…



Day one on the Island

Today our volunteers woke up on the beautiful island. The morning was spent learning about diving and completing quizzes and paper work for their PADI scuba diving licence. We walked around the village, showing the volunteers the previous work ROV has completed and we also showed them a few local stores where they can try…



Island arrival ! and phytoplankton ! mmm…

Early start today, everyone got onto the bus at about 7AM this morning to leave the capital and head to the island of Koh Rong. Our bus was great, it was a karaoke bus with disco lights, a microphone and fancy decorations everywhere so, breaking the ice was easy especially once everyone put some of…



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