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Gili Air – Shaken but not shut!

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Our experience of the Lombok Earthquake on Gili Air Image by Begadang Gili Air I sit here writing this blog from a roadside stool belonging to ‘The Burger Lady’, that tiny tin shed on the main Gili Air strip that forever smells of fried chicken. Despite the 200+ earthquakes, evacuations, looters and wild animals, the […]

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Gili Shark Conservation

Gili Shark Conservation

Gili Shark Conservation will start one of 400 Global FinPrint Projects on December 1st 2015 on Gili Air. The FinPrint project is the first global, multi-institutional effort to combine existing baited remote underwater video (BRUV) data sets to create the largest and most comprehensive data-collection and analysis program of the world’s populations of reef-associated sharks and […]

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New Immigration Announcement

New Immigration Announcement

Hey guys, just a heads up. The Indonesian Government recently issued a new regulation (Govt Reg No. 31) regarding Residence Permit Visits. An excerpt from Article 140 states: “Application of renewal of a Visit Stay Permit for foreigners who enter the Indonesian Territory with a Visit Visa as referred to in Article 133 clause (1) letter […]

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Happy Earth Day 22 April 2014

Happy Earth Day 22 April 2014

  Earth Day is a special day for the environment, a day to raise awareness and appreciation of Earth’s nature. It is a special day for Indonesia as well, since we are blessed with the second highest biodiversity in the world. It’s important that we protect our environment (like this coral reef in the Gili […]

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