YEARS HELD AT THIS POSITION
Grew up on a peninsula in Newcastle, & always had a fascination with the ocean. Had SCUBA diving on my BUCKET LIST, & was bought Open Water Course as a gift Voucher for Christmas. Exiting the water from Dive #1, I turned to my instructor & said, “I will teach this one day”, well knowing I had already fallen in love with this amazing new sport, & was immediately hooked.
What drew you into the sport of Scuba Diving?
My love & appreciation of the ocean, & my fascination with marine creatures. Also, I found the sanctity refreshing & addictive.
What is your favourite dive site and why?
Fly Point @ Nelson Bay NSW.
Dived the site hundreds of times & still find new creatures & features.
What is the most memorable dive you have done, and why?
Sipadan – Borneo. Sunlight shining through schooling barracudas, & mating turtles over a 500m drop off on the edge of the continental shelf.
What do you love about being a Dive Instructor?
Introducing new divers into this amazing recreation/lifestyle, & sharing the wonders of the deep.
Where can you see the sport of Scuba Diving heading in the future?
Feet First Fleet @ Port Stephens.
Visit me at: Feet First Dive