Posts Categorized: News, Activities and Events


Interview with Jeroen van de Waal – OrcaNation

As Orca Scuba evolves into OrcaNation, Joanna Jones sat down with our Founder and Chief Orca, Jeroen van de Waal, to find out more about the new changes and about what drives him to move his business forward. Having reached the 50th “level” of his life in 2019 Jeroen shows no signs of slowing down... Read more »


A Sea-Change is Underway, Led by OrcaNation

PRESS RELEASE – 25 MARCH 2019 What if each of us could do a little bit more to change the health of our planet and what if the changes we made didn’t just impact our environment, what if they transformed the way we treat the Oceans, Planet and Ourselves? OrcaNation is a company dedicated to... Read more »


The Ocean is the Limit – Jeroen van de Waal

About Orca Nation At Orca Nation we strive to become a central hub for action, education and hope, for the oceans. To spark a movement for ocean conservation and adventure. To demonstrate as humanity heals the oceans, the oceans will heal humanity. Over the past 24 months we have organized 30 school camps, inspired 3,000... Read more »

Letter from our Founder and Chief Orca – Jeroen van de Waal

Dear Orca customers, colleagues and partners, 2017 was a year full of achievements for Orca. We launched our book Together We Can Turn Tides – a fantastic team effort – at the S.E.A. Aquarium. To date, we have distributed 2,000+ copies and more than 2,000 children of various schools in Singapore and Malaysia attended our... Read more »


Introducing Yoga and Fitness Instructor Evita Den Toom

As long as I can remember I have been an active person who cannot stay inside. Being outside and doing sports has always been important to me. Even in my former jobs as project manager I used to run around being busy with ten different things at the same time. It actually gives me more... Read more »


Reef Clean Up

Orca Scuba will be joining their friends at the S.E.A. aquarium again this coming Tuesday to participate in an underwater reef clean up at Singapore’s very own Pulau Hantu. Apart from the obvious benefits of actually taking litter off the reef, organised reef & beach clean ups are a great way to get the local... Read more »


Introducing Orca Yoga head instructor Emma Sparrow

I am a vinyasa and pre-natal yoga instructor with a focus on flowing full body awareness. I did my  Yoga training in Rishikesh in 2016 followed by my pregnancy and womb yoga teacher training with Uma Dinsmore-Tuli in 2017. My classes draw upon classical hatha yoga, tantra and vinyasa influences while keeping the class fun,... Read more »

Lost & Found – Search & Recovery Weekend

Here we go again! on July the 22nd-23rd Orca Scuba would like to invite all you scuba junkies to another diving weekend at our dive center on Rawa Island, Malaysia.  This time we have: Lost & Found – PADI Search & Recovery Weekend Hosted by:  & It happens: People accidentally drop things from docks, off... Read more »


All the Ladies!

Grandmothers, mothers, daughters, sisters, aunts & nieces. Wives, girlfriends & sweethearts!  That is right this one is for all the ladies! As the first lady of the ocean, Dr Sylvia Earle once said “Every time I slip into the ocean, it’s like going home” Presenting: PADI Women’s Dive Weekend – July 14th 15th & 16th Hosted... Read more »


Wreck it Lads!

Yet another special weekend from Orca Scuba on 8th -9th 0f July Wreck it Lads! PADI Wreck Specialty weekend!  Men only (not really) Whether purpose-sunk as an artificial reef for scuba divers, or lost as the result of an accident, wrecks are fascinating windows to the past. Ships, airplanes and even cars are fascinating to... Read more »