Published On: Wed, Aug 7th, 2013

Good Morning Curacao Dive Community

1st annual reefWILLEMSTAD - On August 31 – September 7th of this year, Peter A. Hughes and Lad Atkins will be coming to Curacao to co-host the 1st Annual REEF Curacao Lionfish Expedition!! This will be hosted by GO WEST Diving and the Sandton Kura Hulanda Lodge. REEF has done a fantastic job in selling/promoting this program to their members and one of the GO WEST boats has been donated for their use.

However, because we all love our Reefs and we work hard to protect them, we want to have your local participation too! Therefore we formally invite all of you and any interested local divers you know to join us for this organized weeklong event! Another GO WEST boat will be allocated for local participation.

· September 1st
o AM Orientation/Training/Shore Dive @ Alice in Wonderland led by Lad Atkins
o PM 2 Tank Boat Dive
· September 2nd to September 6th
o Daily AM 2 Tank Boat Dives
o Organized PM Shore Dives to Banda Abou shore locations
· Tuesday September 3rd @ 7:00pm – Lionfish Dinner, hosted by Landhuis Misje in Westpunt
· Thursday September 5th @ 7:00pm – Lionfish Dinner, hosted by SOL Food in Westpunt
· Friday September 6th @ 7:00pm – Closing Event Lionfish BBQ, hosted by Sandton Kura Hulanda Lodge @ the Playa Kalki Beach Bar in Westpunt
· Daily Seminars will be throughout the week led by Lad Atkins and Peter A. Hughes

· A la Carte 2 tank Boat Dives = $89.00 (local price = $66.75*)
· A la Carte Shore Diving = $8/tank – weights extra (local price = $6.00/tank*)
· Full Week Package (5 days of 2 tank boat diving including PM shore dives) = $417.00 (local price = $312.75*)
· Add Lionfish Dinners Package (all 3 nights) = $75.00**
· Add only 1 Lionfish Dinner (your choice) = $30.00**

*This local price is based on 25% off. However 15% of the paid price will be allocated for donations to REEF and to Carmabi. Pricing is in USD and excl. O.B.
**The price for the dinners does not include drinks, gratuity or O.B. The price does include a donation to REEF & to Carmabi.

To participate, please let us know by email or by phone. Reservations for diving and dinner are required. Space will be limited… so please contact us soon!!

Thank you very much for your anticipated local support!!

Together… we WILL make a Difference!!

Best Regards & Safe Diving,
Bryan Horne

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