Ocean Action Project

Brace for impact! Our eco partner Project AWARE Foundation is powering ocean heroes into action. But you hold the power to put their project in motion. Does their Ocean Action Project stand up to the competition? You be the judge. Cast your vote by 1st September 2012. http://bit.ly/OOtm1f

This is a great opportunity for PADI professionals to get involved and ensure projects in your area are well supported.

Ocean Action Project

New Limited Edition Certification Cards

New Limited Edition Certification Cards are now available for Members & Students who require a replacement PADI certification card.

The 3 options of the Tiger Shark, Turtle/Skin Diver and Octopus on the reef are now available for those who want a special type of card at NO extra cost.

Visit the PADI PRO Site to order your new limited edition card now or visit student level replacement cards.

For more information regarding PADI’s Limited edition cards please contact your PADI customer service team at memdep@padi.com.au or call +61 2 9454 2902.

PADI Diving Society

PADI Asia Pacific partners with Bonnier Corporation to launch Sport Diver Asia Pacific.

PADI Asia Pacific and Bonnier Corporation are pleased to take the first step toward a true global PADI Diving Society with the expansion of Sport Diver magazine into the Asia Pacific region. Published by Bonnier Corporation, Sport Diver has been the official publication of the PADI Diving Society in the PADI Americas region since 1999. The PADI Diving Society strives to encourage scuba divers to make the most of their dive lifestyle by promoting underwater exploration, continuing education, the latest gear advancements and aquatic environmental advocacy. At the hub of the PADI Diving Society are PADI Dive Centres and Resorts, which are positioned as the ultimate fulfilment centres for all scuba diving needs. Read the full article here.

Diving Holiday Photo Contest

The PADI ‘Diving Holiday Photo Contest’ has now launched! http://ow.ly/cK5gQ

AsPADI Pros, you can use this competition to help with your marketing and promotional efforts. Its also a great opportunity to promote the PADI Digital Underwater Photographer course for those who are interested in underwater photography.

Your divers can enter for a chance to win a SeaLife ReefMaster Mini camera. The most popular ‘underwater photo’ and the most popular ‘above the surface photo’ will win this great prize!

Submissions end, and voting  begins, on the 24th August. So get your divers snapping away and they might win a great prize!

Divers can enter here: http://ow.ly/cK5gQ

Diving Holiday Photo Contest