Dive Site Focus: Sharkies Hideaway Pt1 @ Mabouya Island

By Gary Ward

Maximum Depth: 22m / 73 ft Level:   Easy & Relaxing Sharkies Hideaway is the name of the dive sites along the western side of Mabouya Island which we have split into part 1 and part 2.  During the winter is can be an exposed entry and exit due to northerly winds and swells, but…

Diving in the Tropics: Is staying warm really an issue?

By Gary Ward

We all imagine diving in the tranquil blue warm waters of the tropics.  We can see the waves gently lapping against the side of the dive boat and the azure blue patches in the water.  The sun is shining and there are fluffy white clouds drifting in the sky. The water temperature is a heady…

5 Reasons why we LOVE rebreather diving

By Gary Ward

At Deefer Diving we like to try new things and offer new ways to try diving. This winter we moved into the world of Closed Circuit Rebreather diving. Now diving on rebreathers is not new, the original technology pre-dates regular scuba (by about 80 years!), but with the addition of new technology the equipment is…

A Typical April Monday Morning

By Gary Ward

Its April the 1st, and I’m sitting on the beach reflecting on the day that’s just past.  This is no April fool, but it has been a great Monday. The first thing that I reflect upon, being that I am originally from the UK, is that on this April 1st there is widespread snow at…