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Green Energy: The Future is Here

The images are all too familiar. Giant brick chimneys spewing smoke into the air. Large tankers with black oil leaking into blue water. City skylines obscured by layers of thick smog. Technology is continuously changing every single aspect of the human existence, and as a consequence, it is also continuously changing the environment we live […]

Introductory Diving FAQ

Your first trip out to the Great Barrier Reef can be an exciting experience, filled with anticipation about what underwater marine life will be seen and encountered. As you step onto Passions of Paradise for your trip out to the reef, one of the first things you will see is our dive deck, fully equipped […]

Sailing Lingo 101

Raise the jib! Hard to starboard! Batten down the hatches! Excited for a day out on the Great Barrier Reef, many visitors on board Passions of Paradise be having a multitude of first-time experiences: their first time scuba diving, their first time seeing a sea turtle, their first time swimming in the ocean… there are […]

Your Friendly Neighbourhood Barracuda

Snake-like in appearance with prominent, sharp-edged, fang-like teeth set in sockets of large jaws. Large, pointed heads with a pair of intense eyes that pierce the blue water. Speed, with the ability to strike unsuspecting prey in milliseconds. These features make for a very formidable predator, and are a perfect description of a barracuda. Many […]