Dwarf Minke Whales and their hero Dr. Alastair Birtles aboard Mike Ball Spoilsport

The Minke Whale Project’s Dr Alastair Birtles is aboard Mike Ball’s Spoilsport. Sharing his knowledge as we swim with Dwarf Minke Whales on the beautiful Ribbon Reefs, Great Barrier Reef

How does a scuba diver choose a reef safe sunscreen?

14 000 tonnes of sunscreen are washed into our coral reefs yearly, destroying 10% of our reefs. Reef safe sunscreen is an essential part of your suncare

The Dwarf Minke Whales are on the Ribbon Reefs Great Barrier Reef

As a senior scuba woman I am aboard Mike Ball’s Spoilsport. I am on the Ribbon Reefs, Great Barrier Reef in July to swim with the Dwarf Minke Whales

8 Great environmental brands for the eco-friendly scuba woman

As a scuba woman and advocate for our planet, I support sustainable, ethical, zero waste, & eco friendly businesses. To make it easier for the eco friendly scuba woman, I have listed 8 of my favorite environmentally friendly sustainable brands.

Deepest pool – Deep Dive Dubai everything you need to know

Dubai’s deepest pool is located on the outskirts of Dubai. A Guinness World Record Deep Dive Dubai has the deepest pool for diving. I share my experience, Deep Dive Dubai’s underwater city, price, location, and more.

11 best scuba diving tips for nervous divers – become a confident scuba woman

Grow into a confident scuba woman leaving behind nerves and dive anxiety with my 11 scuba diving tips for nervous scuba divers. Learn practical strategies to avoid anxiety underwater

Doctor Alastair Birtles: The Hero I Didn’t Know I Had

On a recent trip to the Ribbon Reefs for a swim with the Dwarf Minke Whales expedition, I met the lead researcher for the Dwarf Minke Project, Doctor Alastair Birtles. He became my hero overnight….and the PADI Blog agreed with me. Read about my encounter with the Dwarf Minke Whales and the very special Dr.Continue reading “Doctor Alastair Birtles: The Hero I Didn’t Know I Had”