4 10, 2011

Open Water Course with Eleonora!

By |October 4th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Some chinese group & couples visited Pom Pom in last week. Instructor Eleonora was very busy with Diving Courses, her first Chinese Open Water Student is Ms. CHUNLI from Beijing! 先週は中国からグループやカップルのお客様がポンポン島へご滞在。インストラクターのエレオノラはダイビングコースで大忙しだったのよ。彼女の初の中国人オープンウォーターコースの生徒は北京からのチュンリさん☆

29 09, 2011

Baby, baby!

By |September 29th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

It seems to be a very busy month for babies this September.  Not only have we seen many baby turtles being released (more due this evening I think) but also there seems to be a fair few other fish species of babies to find underwater.   At one of our local sites we have been finding [...]

29 09, 2011

Welcome back Akiko san & Shiro san

By |September 29th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Another repeater from Japan, Akiko san & Shiro san came to visit us this week.  Akiko san and Shiro san enjoyed many lovely body treatments from Miss Agnes in the Spa, especially a lovely refreshing cucumber body treatment.   They enjoyed watching the baby turtles being released into the sea with Miss Chiemi san, [...]

28 09, 2011

Welcome back Andreas and Martina

By |September 28th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

It was a very nice surprise for everyone at Pom Pom to see our lovely guests from Sweden who had visited before in April, and as they had enjoyed their stay so much, returned to visit us again in September.  They were lucky enough to see our baby turtles being released to the sea, [...]

25 09, 2011

Thank you Ronald

By |September 25th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Ronald, a keen diver and underwater photographer, joined our Turtle Patrol last week and also was lucky enough to see the baby turtles being released. He has visited Pom Pom several times in the past and he has very kindly sponsored our latest Turtle Nest which will help us organise more patrols to protect our [...]

23 09, 2011

Thank you to Helen and David!

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

Helen and David are our lovely Turtle sponsors from the UK, who have sponsored our nest of 101 Green Turtle eggs laid on the 4th of September. Helen and David joined our Patrol that night and were able to witness when the Mother Turtle laid her eggs! It was also another busy day at the [...]

15 09, 2011

Wildlife Warden

By |September 15th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

Rayner, our Dive Master at Pom Pom Island Resort, has been officially recognized after passing his exam earlier, as a Wildlife Warden.  This gives him the power of arrest and he is able to make reports of harm to wildlife to the authorities.  In conjunction with WWF, the Sabah Wildlife Department arranged a special presentation [...]

15 09, 2011

Baby Turtles Hatching

By |September 15th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Yesterday we had some new arrivals at the hatchery, it looks like being a busy week, as there are many nests due at the moment.  One of the babies was born earlier, but released okay, then the rest came at 5pm, all very active, and released immediately to the sea. [...]

13 09, 2011

Buon Ferragosto!

By |September 13th, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

During August our Italian guests enjoyed celebrating their Ferragosta with us.  For this special day, Mitri, our Chef made a lovely selection of cakes and desserts for us to sample, plus we had music and singing organised by Carla and Paolo.  

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