Conservation

PADI Approved Youth Training Centre

Aquanaut is now a PADI Approved Youth Training Centre. The 'PADI Youth Approved Training Centre' is a new recognition by PADI, formally acknowledging that Aquanaut meets all the necessary requirements to work successfully with schools and youth groups. Why is Scuba such a great activity for youngsters? An appreciation of the marine world Understanding of [...]

Seal Action in Lundy June 2017

Join us to dive the amazing Lundy - 10/11th June 2017 This trip offers two days diving (4 dives) in the Lundy Marine Conversation zone. Lundy is recognised as a top UK diving destination. The island situated at the mouth of the Bristol Channel has a variety of dive sites from natural reefs and sea caves, submerged [...]

By | 2017-07-26T11:38:18+00:00 November 25th, 2016|Conservation, General Stuff, UK Diving, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dive the Philippines with Aquanaut – 18th March – 1st April 2017

Join us on an amazing trip to dive the Philippines - 18 March – 1 April 2017 We have chosen Sardine and Thresher Itinerary .... with some whalesharks guaranteed as a bonus!          Kasai Village Resort, Moalboal & Malapascua Exotic resort, Malapascua Philippines Summary The Sardine and Thresher itinerary is a two-week trip taking you to two of the major [...]

Social Night – Dive the Philippines – March 10th

Ever thought about diving the Philippines? You should!  Sharks, Macro, WW2 Wrecks, Hard and Soft Corals, the Philippines has it all.         The Philippines is one of the most bio-diverse marine ecosystems on the planet. Experience extraordinary and stunning flora and fauna with hundreds of species of hard coral and thousands of [...]

Can you master the Peak Performance Buoyancy Challenge? – March 18th

Can you master the PPB Ultimate challenge? Spend an evening in the pool focusing on buoyancy. We will set you a number of challenges to test out your progress. The evening workshop will include: - Why don't I sink? - Common myths about weighting - 'Crush the turtle's' best advice - Factors affecting buoyancy - [...]

By | 2017-07-26T11:38:22+00:00 January 7th, 2016|Conservation, General Stuff, Training, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Your Dive Shop Needs You! – Thames River Clean 30th May 2015

On May 30th, Kingston University SAC and Kingston University Student Union Volunteers are embarking on a Thames River Clean project in Kingston and we need YOUR HELP! What can you do to help? We need volunteers for all sorts of activities including: Divers (must be PADI Rescue Diver, BSAC Sport Diver / equivalent with insurance [...]

Underwater Photography Social Night – 11th September

Come and join us for an Underwater smorgasbord at the next club night 8pm on Thursday 11th September at the Norbiton and Dragon pub. Sit back see the wonders of the aquatic world at this showcase of images. No need to get tekkie as we will be following it up in February with insights as to [...]

By | 2017-07-26T11:38:24+00:00 August 22nd, 2014|Conservation, General Stuff, Social & Gossip, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Underwater Photography Social Night – 11th September

Chris Meets Royalty

Today was a very special day for BSAC. HRH The Prince of Wales, President of BSAC from 1974 to 2014, accompanied by The Duke of Cambridge, who recently succeeded HRH as President of BSAC, attended a reception to mark the handover of the Presidency. Our very own Chris Elliott, (and super-hero of KUSAC) was invited [...]

By | 2017-07-26T11:38:24+00:00 July 9th, 2014|Conservation, General Stuff, Our Team, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Chris Meets Royalty

Thames River Clean – Divers spruce up the River Thames!

On May 24th over 50 volunteers from Aquanaut Scuba and Snorkelling Centre, Kingston University Sub Aqua Club in association with Kingston University Students Union Volunteering undertook a huge Thames River Clean project at Kingston Upon Thames, Thameside. Spectators walking across the bridge and along the tow path looked in dis-belief at the quantity of debris [...]