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Mermaid Melissa performing for live event in a giant fish tank display at an outdoor festival

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Real Life Mermaid Melissa seen swimming live at the Rockhampton River Festival in Queensland, Australia. More than 26,000 attended the live event to witness an up close mermaid encounter over a 3 day weekend before she was released back into ocean. Mermaid Melissa has since been spotted swimming with Manta Rays in the Southern Great Barrier Reef & known for swimming the seas raising awareness for protecting marine life worldwide. Subscribe: http://youtube.com/MermaidMelissaPage Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MermaidMelissaPage Instagram:...

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Q & A: With Real Life Mermaid Melissa

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Updated: August 28th, 2015 Q & A: Mermaid Melissa Q. Who is Mermaid Melissa? A. Mermaid Melissa is a mascot for the sea who uses her aquatic lifestyle to promote ocean awareness through underwater videos and live appearances as a real life mermaid. Q. What do you do? A. I perform worldwide as an underwater performer and showcase my ability to hold my breath for extended periods of time during live shows in aquariums, films and ocean conservation projects. I am hired by companies and brands directly with similar ‘under the sea’ themed projects, with the goal to use realistic...

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DailyMail.co.uk reports: Incredible footage shows ‘real life mermaid’ swimming with Giant Manta Rays in the Great Barrier Reef

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Updated August 18th 2015 - Visit the full article here from Daily Mail / Mail Online: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3184067/Incredible-footage-shows-real-life-mermaid-Mermaid-Melissa-swimming-Giant-Manta-Rays-Great-Barrier-Reef.html New pictures and videos from Heron Island Eco Resorts beautiful coral gardens, turtles, and stunning marine life at the Great Barrier Reef also added below! As reported from Daily Mail: Incredible new footage shows a real-life mermaid swimming among manta rays in Queensland's stunning Great Barrier Reef. Mermaid...

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Mermaid Melissa Footage Swimming The Beautiful Blue Lagoon

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Updated: July 3rd: Have a safe 4th of July weekend! We hope you enjoy celebrating Independence Day!

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True Story: I’m A Real-Life Mermaid “Professional Mermaid”

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Mermaid Melissa’s secret den found hidden in an underwater cave (Mermaid Video)

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Mermaid Melissa's secret den found hidden in an underwater cave video:

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Happy World Oceans Day!

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World Oceans Day is June 8th: The oceans are essential to food security and the health and survival of all life, power our climate and are a critical part of the biosphere. The official designation of World Oceans Day is an opportunity to raise global awareness of the current challenges faced by the international community in connection with the oceans. World Oceans Day has been celebrated every 8 June since its original proposal in 1992 by Canada at the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It was officially recognized by the United Nations in 2008. Since then it has been coordinated...

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Huffington Post: Professional Mermaid Gets Along Swimmingly With Ocean Sea Life (Mostly)

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UPDATED PRESS 6/13/15: Dazed Magazine: Meet a real-life mermaid "Why one Florida activist turned herself into a mermaid to advocate for the oceans" http://www.dazeddigital.com/artsandculture/article/24982/1/meet-a-real-life-mermaid MailOnline & DailyMail: "A real life Little Mermaid! Blonde free diver inspired by Disney classic changes her name to 'mermaid' as he says she wears her 'tail' everyday and can hold her breath underwater for five minutes" http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3107562/A-real-life-Little-Mermaid-Blonde-free-diver-inspired-Disney-classic-wears-tail-everyday-hold-breath-underwater-five-minutes.html Huffington...

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New Mermaid Videos, Mermaid Photos, and Traveling Mermaid Melissa Adventures

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Updated videos & images posted below: May 30th, 2015 Mermaid Melissa is swimming the seas worldwide and there are many new mermaid videos posted below from a recent swim to the Cayman Islands for a special event and mermaid sightings throughout Grand Cayman. Visiting with the locals both above and below the water with stingrays, tarp fish, sea stars, coral reefs, topical fish, eels, turtles, and even a famous mermaid statue can be found deep in these clear blue waters. Many more videos are scheduled to be posted soon (even one posted today at Westin Beach Resort Pool) so check back for updates...

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April Update: The Mermaid Melissa is splashing ashore in the Cayman Islands!

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UPDATED: APRIL 28th, 2015 NEW VIDEO AND PICTURES! MAY 3RD CAYMAN ISLANDS EVENT - NEW PRESS RELEASE: Come visit Mermaid Melissa live in the Cayman Islands while she comes ashore for a rare appearance to share her tales of the sea... Watch her interact with children swimming in the the shallow tropical waters and promoting the local beauty and culture through a wonderful new book called, "Let's Explore The Cayman Islands" by: Taura Ebanks Follow the link to learn more: https://caymanstory.link https://caymanstory.link NEW ARTICLE PUBLISHED 4/22/15: by the Epoch Times...

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Real Life Mermaids Entertain Children Swimming In A Tropical Pool And Mangrove Beach Mermaid Sightings

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This month we wanted to bring you highlights from our more tropical appearances to warm up your spirit in this otherwise chilly month of February. As a gesture of love here is a bubble heart from Mermaid Melissa to kick off the warm fuzz feelings to share with friends. Our next adventure takes us to a large tropical pool party with a waterfall, hidden mermaid cave, slide, with deep waters -for mermaids to play and stretch their fins! For this mermaid birthday pool party, 4 mermaids made a splash taking turns giving mermaid rides, playing games in the mermaid cave hidden behind the waterfall,...

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The Legends of Mermaids and Mermen

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Giving credit to the origins of mermaids would not be complete without a mention to the mermen. King Triton as the father from The Little Mermaid is a popular reference to being a merman but there is much more to mermen than a carton image of one. Real-life Mermen Antonio and our other mermen part of the team have compared it to discovering a new way of enjoying the art of underwater performing and a different style of swimming that allows for faster movement through the water. We also have appearances of pirates and sailors that work with us and this character is not stuck with his feet in the sand......

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Disney’s Frozen Elsa Mermaid, Mermaid Melissa Doll, and 2015 Updates

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Disney's Elsa is famous for "Frozen" but what about a Elsa Mermaid tropical transformation? Here is a one of a kind concept of Elsa as a mermaid with more up close look at the Mermaid Melissa doll. Mermaid Barbie has been around for a while now but what makes this new doll so different and special is the unique attention to detail as a replica of Mermaid Melissa in her most well known blue mermaid tail seen all around the world in several videos though out the years. Elsa can be seen with white starfish like snow flakes in her blonde hair. Her tail reflecting the cold glacier dark blue ice with...

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Real Life Mermaid Melissa Footage on Tropical Island and Silver Springs Sighting

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Our other favorite new video post on youtube worth mentioning "Real Life Mermaid Melissa Footage on Tropical Island" -A great clip to share with friends on how a modern day mermaid lives her life on a secluded island. It's both a play on real mermaid sightings and reminder of great classics such as, Daryl Hannah and Tom Hanks in the 1984 Splash movie. Many films now feature Mermaids growing in popularity on TV shows and movies including: Mako mermaids, H2O Mermaids, AquaMarine Movie, Continued success of Disney's The Little Mermaid, Mermaids: The Body Found Documentary on Animal...

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The Original Mermaid of the Sea

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Mermaid Melissa, Merman Antonio, and Manatees are featured in this weeks video together! Very few places are left in the world were you can get up close with manatees. In fact manatees are protected due to rapidly declining numbers we have seen over the last 50 years making them close to being an extinct species without our environmental efforts. Manatees are slow moving and often hit by boats or harassed by people who touch them aggressively, try to ride them, or other illegal practices. These days you must have permission to swim near marine mammals such as manatees and Melissa works closely...

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