ABOUT US

Who We Are

Watercolours Dive Centre Malta is a registered PADI 5 STAR Dive Centre (S-21956) and is run by Jason Fabri, a PADI IDC Staff Instructor. Jason has over 25 years experience scuba diving around the Maltese archipelago. “We welcome all travelers wishing to experience the wonderful world of Scuba Diving around our home”. Watercolours Dive Centre is situated by the water’s edge at the Sliema Aquatic Sports Club along the Sliema Tower Road seafront. We are an excellent team of dedicated, experienced, friendly instructors & assistants. Above all, we believe in safe diving and we have a 100% safety record which we intend to keep.

We are open 7 days a week all throughout the year. We offer all types of PADI certified courses and accompanied dives for beginners and/or certified divers up to professional PADI Instructor levels. We specialize in organizing diving holiday packages for groups of any size, diving clubs or the individual diver and together with our partners we’ll take care of EVERYTHING including airport transfers and transport, accommodation, car hire and also evening transport to typical restaurants. We also offer 24 hour assistance to our clients, transport to other islands, diving in Gozo and more. Our dive centre is fully equipped with the latest diving equipment.

OUR TEAM

Meet The People Behind Watercolours

JASON FABRI – OWNER

Jason has been scuba diving for 25 years. In 1997 he traveled to Australia and began teaching Scuba Diving as a PADI Instructor for various Diving operations along the east coast. Jason completed a tourism staff course under Mr. Tony Fontes for the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park and helped extensively in safe guarding the fringing reefs.

In 1999 he set up Watercolours Diving Expeditions which specialized in Live-aboard diving trips around the Maltese islands and in 2008, together with Patrick Vella, opened Watercolours Dive Centre which is situated at the water’s edge within the Sliema Aquatic Sports Club in Sliema, Malta.

General Manager

Jeannot, or “Mr. J“ as he is called by everyone, is a German national that has been living and diving around Malta since 2008. J is a PADI Staff instructor and technical diver and functions as the General Manager of Watercolours Dive Centre. He is also a commercial captain and operates our 8.5m diving rib, taking our clients to some of the best diving spots around the Maltese islands.In addition to being an underwater craze since 1998, he is also a professional underwater photographer who specializes in Ultra Macro photography, capturing images of life on the smallest of scales (less than 10mm). Unbeknown to many, Malta’s crystal clear waters sparkle with macroscopic life at night and rival some of the most pristine diving destinations with their variety of Aliens of the Deep Blue.

Aimee Rose Devoil
PADI Open Water Instructor

Aimee is a British national who has resided in Australia for the past 3 years, working around the Great Barrier Reef. She especially enjoyed diving in Australia, Bali, and the Philippines before joining us in Malta. Prior to her life as a PADI and DDI (Disability) Instructor, Aimee worked as a visual artist in the Film and TV industry until she realized that diving is actually a live fantasy film in its own right. Aimee always wanted to be an astronaut when she was younger, and because of diving she is now one step closer to that dream – weightlessness and discovering new alien lifeforms included.

Georgia Wise
PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer

Georgia is a Master Scuba Diver Instructor originally from Bath, UK. She traveled around the planet for the last 4 years, working in the diving industry in several different countries including Israel, Thailand and Honduras. She started diving 11 years ago and hasn’t looked back since! Georgia is very excited to be starting a new chapter of her diving career in Malta, and looks forward to sharing the beauty of the underwater world with her clients.

Enol Arguelles
PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer

Mr Enol is a young Spanish Engineer with deep passion and love for water sport since he was a child. Early in his sport career he was competing in swimming and then at University he was involved in Triathlon. Water sports and endurance sports had been a key factor during all his life. His professional carrer took him to Malta in 2013 when he discovered diving and he has been involved in the industry ever since. A quickly progression in PADI learning development courses made him became Dive Master and from there, the next natural step was to became PADI Dive Instructor. He loves all kind of diving, with a particular interest in Wrecks and Night Dives. Lately he is getting involved into Sidemount diving and underwater photography. Enol has dived mainly in Europe and Africa, where he particulary enjoyed diving with Sharks in Mozambique and South Africa. He’s fluent in English and Spanish. Always ready to work with a big smile and make sure you have a fully diving experience.