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Episode #4  Wawata Topu | Mermaids of Timor-Leste

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The fourth episode of a 10-part series on the underwater wonders of Timor-Leste produced by ScubaZoo.

These are the ‘mermaids’ of Timor-Leste, known locally as the Wawata Topu (women divers).
In a small village in the back of beyond a team of ladies are challenging stereotypes. Taking to the ocean to collect clams, shells and to spear reef fish, Bertie goes to learn more about the Wawata Topu (women divers), the ‘mermaids’ of Timor-Leste.

 

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