South Point is one of the Big Island’s hottest shore dives! Access to deep water and oceanic currents makes for an incredible combination of akule scad, rare reef life, and the possibility for some amazing pelagic encounters! In recent years however, South Point has grown filthy from human use. Beer cans, fishing line, kites, and …

Kona Underwater Club Event: “Billfish in Hawaii, a look into their early life history”

Hi Friends! I’m excited to announce that the Kona Underwater Club, in conjunction with Kona Honu Divers, is hosting a speaking event with Dr. Andrew West at the end of June!  Please join us for an exciting talk about his research in Hawai’i, titled “Billfish in Hawaii, a look into their early life history.” Like …

What are you doing next Sunday? Diving against debris, that’s what!

Hi Friends! I want to remind you that KHD is hosting its first Dive Against Debris® event next Sunday, May 7th, and we still need volunteers! Read on for information on the Dive Against Debris program and participation details. What is Dive Against Debris? What is Dive Against Debris (DAD), exactly? DAD is a citizen-science …

Upcoming Event: Learn About Sustainable Octopus Farming!

Hi Friends! Kona Honu Divers is excited to invite all Kona Underwater Club members on an upcoming tour of the Kanaloa Octopus Farm in Kona. Join other KUC members in learning how this first-of-its-kind facility is striving to develop sustainable methods of octopus and squid farming. It’s going to be super educational, fun, and best …

Dive More, Meet People, Save Money: the Advantages of Joining Kona Honu’s Dive Clubs

Hi Friends! Today we’re going to talk about dive clubs, the types of clubs Kona Honu Divers offers, and why you should join today. What are Dive Clubs? As long as people have been scuba diving, they have been organizing dive clubs. Activities and objectives of these groups vary. Some are casual, while others are more …