The Whale Sharks Of Cenderawasih Bay – Nabire, Papua

adventure whale shark gulp feeding eye underwater

  – It would be fair to say that the drive from Nabire to the boat is somewhat death-defying (the roads are actually pretty good…but the drivers…). It is also fair to say that the boat ride out to the bagans is an education in…

Traditional Fishing Off The Southern Coast Of West Papua

Of the many traditional fishing methods found in West Papua, freediving from a canoe to spearfish by hand with a long bamboo spear and homemade goggles, in the murky yet nutrient rich waters near Triton Bay, takes a tremendous amount of skill, practice, and…

Whale Sharks Of Triton Bay, Papua

  There are few animals more graceful and humbling to swim beside than whale sharks.  Growing up to 40ft, these giants of the ocean roam the tropical open waters of the world and are rarely found in seas cooler than 72 degrees Fahrenheit…making them…

Nowhere In Papua

There is a long way in, and there is a short way in…but short is sort of a meaningless term here.  In reality, there is a long way and there is a longer way.  So we’ll take the long way? West Papua is a…