UniDive trip to China Wall and Flinders

Saturday Cas organised a dive out to North Morton and:

  • Mark Wellard
  • Devin Tu
  • Alan Tordoir
  • Cas Simons
  • John Holmes
  • Rob Pesch

and myself made it out to China Wall and had a great dive there, awesome vis (could see the bottom (30M) from the surface!). Saw both arches, the key hole etc. There was a 1.7M swell on top, which made the wait on top a bit uncomfortable!

We then headed to Flinders for a second dive and saw lots of Turtles and wrasse and flutemouths.

Unfortunately Justin Grimm-GreenBlatt could not make it as some nutter tried to mug him on the green bridge and he was waiting for the cops! I understand that Justin is OK, but I guess he has a story of his own to tell now!

Thanks to Cas for organising, and remember, if you want to go for a dive, ORGANISE ONE!!! There could have been a trip out today (sunday) too, as conditions were suposed to be even better!

Some photos here:

April 12 2008 China Wall/Flinders

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Schneier on Security: Overestimating Threats Against Children

This is good, now if we can just get the rest of the world to follow her lead…

Schneier on Security: Overestimating Threats Against Children

If you have not seen it before, check out the graphic mentioned at the end:

play zones

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March 2008 Advanced Course

I taught another advanced course with UniDive on the March 29/30th weekend.

Some above water photos here:

Mar 2008 Adv Course Pics

We now have 4 new advanced divers in the club:

  • Kathryn Batkiewicz
  • Christoph Braun
  • Justin Grimm-Greenblatt
  • Martin Tucker

all completed the advanced course at Straddie this past weekend!

  • Robert ????
  • Martin Hansen
  • Heidi Kaldahl
  • Daniella Teixeira

tagged along for the weekend and did an admirable job of staying out of the way during the course 😎 and pitching in when there was work to do. Thanks everyone!

We had awesome vis an so many Mantas they almost got boring!

Cheers, Doug

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Geek Score

My computer geek score is greater than 100% of all people in the world! How do you compare? Click here to find out!

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Big Dog robotic pack mule, awesome!

ieee – New video of BDI’s Big Dog robot

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