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Be a Marine Naturalist for a day! Passions Eco-Week Eco Experience!

Come and spend a day on-board Passions of Paradise with our Environmental and Sustainability Manager and be an Honorary Marine Naturalist for the day. Take part in underwater surveys, learn about reef ecology and help control destructive coral predator populations such as the Crown of Thorns Starfish (COTS) This offer is open to Certified Divers […]

Cairns Regional Council’s “ECO-Week”

Passions of Paradise is proud to announce that it will be participating in the Cairns Regional Council’s “ECO-Week” activities from 29 May – 7 June 2015, which will officially kick off on May 31 with “ECO-Fiesta.” ECO-Fiesta is a free community festival weaving environment, community and economy into a festival atmosphere for a day of […]

Divers Diligently Discussing Distressed Dugongs

Divers diligently discussing distressed dugongs; it’s a little more than a made-up tongue-twister. For a few crew from Passions of Paradise, Wednesday May 6 was a chance to learn about one of the Great Barrier Reef’s shyest and rarest inhabitants, the dugong. In a special workshop held by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, […]

Passions Protects both Reef and Rainforest

Passengers visiting the Great Barrier Reef with Passions of Paradise will play a role in protecting the dual World Heritage areas of Tropical North Queensland. Passions of Paradise Environmental Sustainability Coordinator Russell Hosp said the Cairns-based reef operator had long been involved with the protection of the Great Barrier Reef and now would be contributing […]