Scuba diving in Sabah is one of the most sought after by divers all over the world. Located on the northern portion of Borneo Island, it is actually a state of Malaysia. Sabah has land borders with fellow Malaysian state Sarawak to the southwest and Indonesia’s Kalimantan region to the south. It is nicknamed the “Land Below the Wind” as the state lies below the typhoon belt of East Asia and only suffers from the occasional tropical storm. Due to [...]
Chris & Michelle DeCaro booked to stay with us recently and shared with us the video they took during their trip. In this video, they spoke about the diving in Mabul and the house-reef. Showing us the many marine life they spotted during their dives. Moray eels, gigantic giant groupers and lots of turtles. See for your self and we hope you enjoy the video as much as we do.
PADI IDC with Seaventures Dive Rig IDC June 7-17. IE on June 18-19 in Semporna Live the dream – Teach Diving Share your passion with the world. Live, breathe and now teach, scuba diving with the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC). PADI Open Water SCUBA Instructors are the most sought after dive professionals. Having gone through intensive dive training that sets the standard of dive professionals around the world, you earn the PADI Instructor rating from your hard work and commitment. The end result, [...]
Hello everyone, my name is Natalie and I have just recently joined the Seaventures dive team as a Divemaster. Shortly after graduating with a degree in Marine Science in Australia, I landed myself a science internship with TRACC. I spent most of my diving adventures on Pom Pom Island with TRACC. Through TRACC, I was able to gain lots of experience in guiding and leading dives in fish and invertebrate surveys. Besides restoring coral reefs and doing conservation work [...]
PADI Master Scuba Diver(MSD) rating is one of the most prestigious recreational diver certifications available. Fewer than 2% of divers ever achieve it. It indicates someone who is part of an elite group of respected divers that have earned the rating through extensive training (Rescue Diver and 5 specialty courses) and experience (50 logged dives). At Seaventures, we’re always proud to help our students along this journey. Whether that’s completing one of their specialty courses with our multi-lingual, in-house [...]
Our Rig Divers from Bahrain shared with us the full video of their recent dive trip with us. The creative group are made up of producers and the result is brilliant. If you would like to know what diving is all about from the Rig, watch this video.
Every year we hold a conservation week on the rig. Here we focus all of our activity, for both guests and staff on conserving the marine environment. This year, we wanted to do more with our local community partners and we invited the Mabul Community Market (Mabul is our closest island neighbor) on to the rig to share their locally-made, ethically sourced and environmentally friendly products – many of which are recycled from rubbish – with our guests. Lily Tubil is [...]