Do something incredible in 2019! Join Blue Ventures in Timor-Leste at the heart of the Coral Triangle and dive into waters recently identified as the most biodiverse in the world!! 🐠🐠🐠

What is Blue Ventures?

Blue Ventures is an organization dedicated to pioneering transformative approaches for local marine conservation. They operate in regions where the ocean forms an integral part of local cultures and economies, focusing on protecting marine biodiversity in a manner that brings tangible benefits to coastal communities.

Why Timor-Leste?

Timor-Leste, nestled in the Coral Triangle in Southeast Asia, boasts the planet’s most diverse marine ecosystems. The expedition takes place on Atauro Island, a natural jewel teeming with life. It’s a destination where volunteers can experience a profound connection with nature and gain insights into the importance of marine conservation.

What Does the Expedition Involve?

The expedition offers a blend of cultural immersion and scientific training. Participants get the opportunity to:

  • Undergo Science Training: Prepare for underwater surveys with comprehensive science training, enhancing both personal skills and contributions to marine conservation.
  • Dive into Conservation: Engage in two dives per day, five days a week, contributing directly to vital research and conservation efforts.
  • Cultural Exchange: Participate in enriching sessions that promote understanding and appreciation of local customs and lifestyles.
  • Eco-Friendly Tourism: Experience a form of travel that respects and cherishes the natural beauty and cultural integrity of Timor-Leste.

Long-Term Impact: By joining Blue Ventures, volunteers contribute to a larger movement of marine conservation, aiding in the preservation of biodiversity and supporting sustainable practices that benefit local communities. These expeditions are not just about exploration; they are a call to action for environmental stewardship and cultural respect.

We work in places where the ocean is vital to local cultures and economies and are committed to protecting marine biodiversity in ways that benefit coastal people.

How can I find Blue Ventures?

For those looking to make a difference and embark on an unforgettable adventure, visit the Blue Ventures website at for more details. Take the plunge into the world of marine conservation and discover the wonders of Timor-Leste with Blue Ventures!