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Adrian Stacey

Scuba Diver ANZ Editor, Adrian Stacey, first learned to dive on the Great Barrier Reef over 24 years ago. Since then he has worked as a dive instructor and underwater photographer in various locations around the world including, Egypt, Costa Rica, Indonesia, Thailand, Mexico and Saba. He has now settled in Australia, back to where his love of diving first began.
COVID - 19

Coronavirus Pandemic and the ramifications for the dive industry

With the world in lockdown over the Coronavirus Pandemic the dive industry is facing a challenging time ahead, with huge ramifications from the small...
The Green House at John Brewer Reef

Museum of Underwater Art (MOUA)

On the 1st of April 2020 the Museum of Underwater Art (MOUA) will be officially opened. The Museum will be spread across several locations...
Soft Corals & Diver at Soft Coral Wall, Osprey Reef

Spirit of Freedom, Great Barrier Reef 7 day itinerary, Part Two, Continued

Day Six The first three dives of the day would all be conducted from North Horn Wall located at the Northern point of the reef,...
Sea Fan & Diver, Osprey Reef

Spirit of Freedom, Great Barrier Reef 7 day itinerary, Part Two

The second part of our 7 day itinerary on the Spirit of Freedom would take us out to the Coral Sea and in particular...
Eurythenes Plasticus, New species

Scientists discover a New Species in the Mariana Trench

A new Species of Amphipod has been discovered by a team of scientists from the University of Newcastle in the Mariana Trench. Unfortunately the...
Giant Frog Fish on coral, Steve's Bommie

Spirit of Freedom, Great Barrier Reef 7 day itinerary

With Coronavirus sweeping the globe where better to self isolate than on board the Spirit of Freedom on their 7 day Great Barrier Reef...
HMS Erebus wreck & Divers platform

HMS Erebus: Over 350 artefacts recovered from the ill fated Vessel

Divers from the Parks Canada's underwater archeology team have recovered over 350 artefacts from the wreck of the HMS Erebus.  The wreck itself was...
Turtle Eating plastic bag

NSW joins the rest of Australia in Banning Single Use Plastic Bags.

In 2016 it was estimated that of the 5 billion plastic bags used annually by Australians, 150 million ended up as litter. So it...
Plastic Pollution in the Ocean

Coke & Pepsi Sued over Plastic Pollution

Earth Island, a California based environmental group are suing 10 large multinational companies, including Coke and Pepsi, over plastic pollution. A statement from the Earth...
Adult Yoshi and a child at the Two Oceans Aquarium

Yoshi The Loggerhead Turtle Returns Home to Australia!

After spending 20 years in a Cape Town aquarium Yoshi the loggerhead turtle has returned home to Australia. At this point it is only...