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Pulau Banggi Sabah DC?

Post Number:#1  Postby grimjour » Fri Jul 27, 2012 12:14 pm

Hi Guys,

I would like to ask everyone in here, is there any dive centre and dive spot in Pulau Banggi, Kudat Sabah..??
Can anyone provide me an info regarding diving in Pulau Banggi..


Thanks and Selamat Berpuasa
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Re: Pulau Banggi Sabah DC?

Post Number:#2  Postby toodus » Fri Jul 27, 2012 2:34 pm

The answer is NO. Pulau Banggi is a remote island with villages, etc but very poor infrastructure there. Frequent power outages. Huge island but got potential.
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Re: Pulau Banggi Sabah DC?

Post Number:#3  Postby Narco » Fri Jul 27, 2012 6:19 pm

Seems to me like this is an island with a number of dive sites. Am i correct Toodus?
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Re: Pulau Banggi Sabah DC?

Post Number:#4  Postby toodus » Fri Jul 27, 2012 7:04 pm

Got potential but very hard to get there. Choppy waters. It's an unforgiving island.

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Re: Pulau Banggi Sabah DC?

Post Number:#5  Postby grimjour » Mon Jul 30, 2012 1:58 pm

Hi All,
Erm..sedih..someore my cousin told me that a number of salt water croc cases attacked the pearl farmer when they dive in to get the pearl and one of the WWF panda staff also has been attacked by this beast..i hate buaya...any story regarding this buaya? i will cancel the trip if confirm got salf water croc roaming at the dive site...scary liao....

p/s: toodus looks like buaya
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Re: Pulau Banggi Sabah DC?

Post Number:#6  Postby run » Mon Jul 30, 2012 3:24 pm

grimjour wrote:p/s: toodus looks like buaya


he is  :evil:. A buaya in seluar cerut ali baba.

dont play-play with the salt water crocs. Might as well find other place to dive.
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Re: Pulau Banggi Sabah DC?

Post Number:#7  Postby zaff1984 » Mon Jul 30, 2012 7:17 pm

salt water croc.. sound like creepy dive site... cant imagine if it swim next to me... how am I gonna do my 3-min safety stop..  :shocked:
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Re: Pulau Banggi Sabah DC?

Post Number:#8  Postby Narco » Tue Jul 31, 2012 11:44 am

Got salt water croc over there ini Banggi? Really?
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Re: Pulau Banggi Sabah DC?

Post Number:#9  Postby grimjour » Wed Aug 01, 2012 12:58 pm

Hi All,

Ya got salty over there..so i canceled trip to visit Banggi bcause yesterday a fisherman reported attacked by salty..

Anyway, any recomendation for diving base on Kota Kinabalu..any budget rate over there coz im planning to take advanced open water AOW cert at KK
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