NZ Underwater News

Sep 2, 2019

Marine Lessons from Piha

What can be learnt about our marine environment from a quick trip to the beach? What does that shell belong to? What is seafoam made of? What are 'blue-bottle jellyfish'?

What can be learnt about our marine environment from a quick trip to the beach? What does that shell belong to? What is seafoam made of? What are 'blue-bottle jellyfish'?

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Aug 30, 2019

New Zealand wins triple gold at Underwater Hockey World Championships

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Aug 21, 2019

To pee or not to pee?

Why is it we feel the need to go to the bathroom when underwater?

Why is it we feel the need to go to the bathroom when underwater?

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Aug 21, 2019

Scallop season is here: need to knows

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Jul 31, 2019

Story of the month- Licking my Green Lips

I have always adored seafood. I’ll eat it in all forms- fish, shellfish, crustaceans, raw, boiled, baked, I don’t care, as long as it gets in my belly. One of the most exciting papers I have taken this semester has been solely focussed on fisheries and aquaculture and I’m thoroughly enjoying the breadth of topics covered. One lecture was spent analysing green-lipped mussel farming in New Zealand.

I have always adored seafood. I’ll eat it in all forms- fish, shellfish, crustaceans, raw, boiled, baked, I don’t care, as long as it gets in my belly. One of the most exciting papers I have taken this semester has been solely focussed on fisheries and aquaculture and I’m thoroughly enjoying the breadth of topics covered. One lecture was spent analysing green-lipped mussel farming in New Zealand.

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Jul 29, 2019

Wellington Underwater Club photo competition

The Wellington Underwater Club photo competition is certainly worth checking out on its facebook page.

The Wellington Underwater Club photo competition is certainly worth checking out on its facebook page.

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Jul 29, 2019

EMR upcoming events- Quiz night and eco safari

EMR is hosting some fundraising events in preparation for their upcoming 2019-20 season!

EMR is hosting some fundraising events in preparation for their upcoming 2019-20 season!

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Jul 29, 2019

Wyland Award 2019 Recipients

The Wyland award is given to an individual or group of individuals who have contributed enormous amounts of time for the benefit of all divers and the marine environment for no real personal gain. Find out who the winners were this year.

The Wyland award is given to an individual or group of individuals who have contributed enormous amounts of time for the benefit of all divers and the marine environment for no real personal gain. Find out who the winners were this year.

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Jul 29, 2019

Spearfishing NZ Nationals 2020

Spearfishing 2020 Nationals updates including venue location and accommodation discounts.

Spearfishing 2020 Nationals updates including venue location and accommodation discounts.

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Jul 29, 2019

Professor Chris Battershill speaking at Mount Maunganui Underwater Club

The Mount Underwater Club is hosting a talk by Professor Chris Battershill on the 1st of August about the Poor Knights Marine Reserve.

The Mount Underwater Club is hosting a talk by Professor Chris Battershill on the 1st of August about the Poor Knights Marine Reserve.

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