#2 Boosting Tourism Attractions Relocation & Redevelopment of Pulau Gaya
Ma’ang Hill Resort Development
YTL Resort in Pulau Gaya
Karambunai Integrated Resort
South China Sea Place (Ming Garden)
Development of Kokol Hill
Gondola at Inobong Substation, Penampang
Expansion of Diving Academy
Tanjung Dumpil Resort
Water Taxi, Sports & Maritime Centre
Development of Wet Market / Safma

 


EPP 2 : BOOSTING TOURISM ATTRACTIONS

EXPANSION OF DIVING ACADEMY

To project Sabah as “Asia’s Centre of Excellence in Scuba Diver Training”
To set up a Professional Scuba Diver Training Academy in Mamutik Island which offers a complete package of accommodation and scuba diver training of all levels
To offer PADI International Scuba Diving Training Certification from open water to Instructors levels

Challenges
• The 3 acres of land lease in Mamutik is too restrictive . Need additional 2 acres
• Lack of infrastructure on Island
• Maintenance aspect (“follow ups”)

Enablers Required to make it happen
• To have a full fledged Academy building which houses the classrooms, auditoriums, dive shops, management office, etc
• To have eco friendly generators, sewage and organic waste management, water systems, etc
• To have an jetty on the concession zone
• To have good telecommunication system
• To have a institutionalized safety management system on island

Key outcome / benefit of this project
• Project Kota Kinabalu as an International scuba diver training center
• To promote KK as an International “gateway” to world class dive destination in Kudat, Sandakan and Tawau /Semporna regions
• Increase number of visitors to the islands (both High Yield and FITs, Group Travellers)
• Quality training standard improved
• In line with the green nature city concept for KK
• Create awareness (education aspect) to visitors


Diving in Semporna
This is a list of Dive Centers in Semporna providing Diving Courses and Diving Trips to islands off Semporna Town


North Borneo Dive & Sea Sports Sdn. Bhd.

Dive Centre Address:
SIPADAN SCUBA
[Behind Holiday Dive Inn]
Lot: B7-B8, Ground Floor,
Semporna Seafront Resort Township,
91308 Semporna, Sabah, Malaysia
Map of our Location
 

Borneo Speedy Dive & Tour Sdn Bhd (婆羅愛潛潛水中心)

PADI 5 STAR Instructor Development Centre (IDC) (S-21933)
Office Location : Block D, Lot 19, Semporna Sea Front Township, 91308 Semporna, Sabah, Malaysia
Country : Malaysia  Sabah  Semporna
Email Address : info@borneospeedydive.com
borneospeedydive@gmail.com
 


+6089 - 781399 (Office) Multilingual
+6017 - 8671185 (Miss. Michelle Trigg) English
+6012 - 8278517 (Mr. Julio Michael) English / Malay / Tagalog
+6012 - 8155096 (Miss. Meyna) English / Malay / Tagalog
+6017 - 8256575 (Mr. Danny Leong) Chinese / Malay / English
+6016 - 8269191 (Mr. Pee) Chinese / Malay / English
+60111 - 2673230 (Mr. David) Chinese / Malay / English

Fax No. : +6089 - 781939



追浪潜水中心
BORNEO UNLIMITED MARINE SPORTS SDN. BHD.

 

追浪潜水中心
BORNEO UNLIMITED MARINE SPORTS SDN. BHD.

c/o Seafest Hotel Office Lot #2, Jalan Kastam, Semporna 91308 Malaysia

Email: borneounlimited@gmail.com

Telephone Number: 6089-784 623

Fax: 6089-784 623
Contect : Susan, Jennifer
 



SIPADAN POM POM RESORT &
TOURS SDN BHD
Lot B926, 9th Floor, Phase 2, Wisma Merdeka,
88000, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
Phone: +6088-233 966 / 233 959
Fax: +6088-234 088
Email: pompom@streamyx.com
Web: www.pompomisland.com
Operator of: Pom Pom Island Resort

 

PULAU SIPADAN RESORT & TOURS
SDN BHD
No. 484, 1st Floor, Block P, Bandar Sabindo
91000 Tawau, Sabah, Malaysia
Phone: +6089-765 200
Fax: +6089-763 563
Email: psrt@po.jaring.my (General)
Web: www.sipadan-resort.com
Operator of:
Sipadan-Kapalai Dive Resort at Semporna Tawau
Lankayan Island Dive Resort at Sandakan
Sepilok Nature Resort at Sandakan

SEAVENTURES TOURS & TRAVEL
SDN BHD
Room 422-424, 4th Floor, Wisma Sabah,
88300, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah , Malaysia
Phone: +6088-261 669/ 251 669
Fax: +6088-251 667
Email: info@seaventuresdive.com
Web: www.seaventuresdive.com
Operator of: Resort at Pulau Mabul


SIPADAN WATER VILLAGE RESORT
SDN BHD
TB 226, 1st Floor, Lot 3, Wisma MAA,
Town Extension 2
P.O. Box No. 62156, 91031 Tawau,
Sabah, Malaysia
Phone: +6089-752 996 / 751 777
Fax: +6089-752 997
Email: info@swvresort.com
swvill@tm.net.my
Web: www.swvresort.com
Operator of: Resort at Pulau Mabul


THE REEF DIVE RESORT & TOURS
SDN BHD
TB212, Jalan Bunga, Fajar Complex,
91000 Tawau, Sabah, Malaysia
Phone: +6089-770 022
Fax: +6089-770 023
Email: sales@mataking.com
Web: www.mataking.com
Operator of: The Reef Dive Resort
(Mataking Island)
 


Semporna town located in the east coast of Sabah, Malaysia on the island of Borneo facing straight the magnificent Sulawesi (Celebes) Sea, Semporna is one the most famous tourist destination in Sabah.

Semporna is famous gate-way to underwater paradise Sipadan island some 36 kilometers southeast and it also had others 48 Islands surrounding. Not far from Semporna town has a marine park named under Tun Sakaran Marine Park with a high biodiversity of marine life and beautiful islands with white sandy beach that awaiting for explore, Semporna itself offer the best dive site and the exquisite marine environment to be marvel at.

Not only the underwater environment that captured hearts of many tourist , Its friendly people, the lifestyle and the rich culture that never fail to fascinated the outsider and leave such a smiling remarkable memory to those who had been there that make them want to come again.

 

 

DAILY DIVE TRIPS

 

 

  Our world class dive masters provide daily trips to explore the many islands and reef patches near Semporna focusing on macro diving. Here you will see nudibranchs, shrimps, gobies, dragonets, pipefishes, juvenile fishes, undisturbed beautiful coral reefs and many more. Our guides are professionally qualified instructors who are knowledgeable about marine life and moreover are passionate about the conservation and protection of the marine environment.

Our aim is to provide wonderfully unforgettable experiences to our customers in truly magnificent settings – come dive Semporna and see for yourself! The world beneath Semporna’s waves will provide you with an unforgettable experience, it is our job to get you there.

 

 
 

SULAWESI SEA SAFARI SDN BHD
c/o Seafest Hotel Office Lot No. 1,
Jalan Kastam, P.o.Box 125,
91308 Semporna, Sabah, Malaysia.
e-mails : info@sulawesiseasafari.com
http://www.sulawesiseasafari.com/


 

 

 

About Semporna : April 04, 2014 08:33:45 AM

counter create hit