Freediving Salmon Schools

Freediving Salmon Schools

Freediving in Schools of Australian Salmon The remarkable summer of freediving with WaterMaarq continues as this morning’s adventure charter found us freediving salmon schools in Port Phillip Bay. Freediving Fun Boat Dives Certified freedivers are enjoying the...
Portsea Mermaid Sightings

Portsea Mermaid Sightings

Mermaids spotted on Portsea beach, Mornington Peninsula Mermaid Trio Splashes in Shallows In a surprise appearance, Portsea mermaid sightings have been reported along the Mornington Peninsula this summer. Did you see them? Mermaids Jacinta, Katja and Jess have been...
Beginner Freediving Tips: Snorkel Breathing

Beginner Freediving Tips: Snorkel Breathing

Be More Comfortable in the Water Learn to become more relaxed in the water snorkelling and freediving by breathing more easily and comfortably with your snorkel. It’s a common myth that freediving is only an activity for extreme athletes, spearfishing...
PADI Freediver Basic Course August

PADI Freediver Basic Course August

Training Extended Breathhold and Increased Comfort Levels WaterMaarq’s first PADI Freediver Basic course for season 2016/2017 saw six hardy spearfishermen and freedivers commit to an intense winter’s evening of breathhold training. Several of them doubled...

PADI Pros Oceania – Interview WaterMaarq’s Founder

In The Media This week we’re pretty excited to see the interview by PADI Pros Oceania with WaterMaarq’s founder, Marlon Quinn, go live on the site. Follow the link below to read the article and gain an insight into Marlon and his passion for freediving in...

Wreck Freediving under Mediterranean Beauty

Les Films Engloutis – “Haven” Another cool clip from those French masterminds, Guillaume Nery and Julie Gautier. This time, it’s underwater scooter diving on the Haven wreck in the Mediterranean. As they say it’s a “short film about...

Which Underwater Camera for Freediving?

At WaterMaarq Freediving one of our top ten questions asked by clients is which freediving camera do we use or can recommend? Wait no longer, it’s the BIG REVEAL! After entering the underwater photography market with a nice DSLR and housing, we’ve now...

Festive Reflections 2015

Merry Christmas and a Happy Festive Season A brief reflection on 2015 and well wishes to everyone as we reach the festive season! 2015 was a huge year really. This, our first full year of operation saw: Addition of Apnea Academy and AUSI freediving and snorkelling...