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Stacking those bricks high & blue dives

Today we are both proud and happy to say we have a new bunch of certified open water and advanced PADI divers. Everyone has worked soo hard and had soo many laughs completing their courses and deserve the title to call themselves certified AND experienced divers. On the land everyone had such a ball mixing…



Jungle Trekking day!

Firstly, my apologies for the late post, our generator has been playing up and that makes charging our phones to post blogs quite impossible some days. However, I hope these great photos of today and yesterday make up for it! Credits to Chantelle for being such a great photographer of the project. This morning we…



Saturday Cruise And Beach Party

Good Morning Family and Friends! Yesterday our beautiful volunteers were rewarded with a well deserved break for all their hard work on the land projects and diving. We were allowed a leisurely sleep in, had a big hearty breakfast and then all piled into a boat for our weekend Boat Cruise and Beach Party! The…



Drift diving, open water training dive 3 and land projects

Another beautiful day here on the island. Today we began in some slightly choppy conditions heading over on the boat to coconut beach for our open water students to begin dive 3 of their PADI course. The weather fined up and we reached a maximum depth of 12M and completing CESA, safety stop and DSMB…



Deep diving, open water dive 2 and water catchment

This morning we had been given amazing weather with clear waters to commence our deep dive in. The advanced divers made it to 22M deep completing number 3 of their advanced adventure dives. Ian especially loved the dive after being apprehensive in the beginning he has found himself a new love for the ocean wanting…



Sand Haulin’ + Dive Skillzin’

Hi beautiful family and friends! Third day in and we’re making huge progress both on our land project and scuba diving skills. We began the morning with strong black coffee and delicious breakfast! Advanced divers went out first, working on their navigational skills. The other group worked hard on our water catchment, hauling tons of…



Bookwork, cement footings and Scuba Skillz

Our first official day on the island! And it began with such a beautiful morning. For our volunteers recieving their advanced certification, they went for a dive with Team Leader Rob. The rest of the open water divers stayed back with Claire to cover their theory book work in order to commence diving as soon…



Beautiful day to be landing back on Koh Rong

Today all of our volunteers safely re grouped in Cambodia. Most of us took the epic bus ride down to the port town of Sihanoukvile where we had an amazing meal at starfish restaurant. Everyone had a lot of energy introducing themselves, their reasons for joining the journey with reach out volunteers. Many studying science,…



Arrival Day!

Hi Family and Friends! Claire and Rob- the two fabulous team leaders speaking here! Today was a huge day picking up the precious cargo that is our new ROV Rockstar Volunteers. All our volunteers were greatly warmly with a big ROV hug and taken to our accommodation in Phnom Penh via Tuk Tuk. For some…



Blanket Fort Goodbyes

Our volunteers today had the important cultural experience of visiting the Killing Fields and S-21. This is an essential part of gaining a better understanding of Cambodia’s history and the tragic mass genocide that occurred not so long ago.┬áIt was an emotional day for our volunteers as we made our way through both the Killing…



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