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Whale Watching - North Head, Sydney 2014
6:48 pm , May 25, 2014 Comments Off on Whale Watching – North Head, Sydney 2014

Whale Watching – North Head, Sydney 2014

This whale season Whale Spotter in partnership with ORRCA and NSW Parks and Wildlife are delighted to be going whale watching at North Head. Come and join the fun and learn how to spot the whales, work out which species they are and what they’re up to as they migrate past Sydney.   Event Details […]

Beautiful Whale by Bryant Austin
1:15 pm , May 25, 2014 Comments Off on Beautiful Whale by Bryant Austin

Beautiful Whale by Bryant Austin

Imagine yourself snorkelling in beautiful cool waters. Watching the late afternoon light play on the waters surface and into the deep below. Then suddenly something big nudges you in the side! What happened next changed Bryant Austin’s life forever… “I turned to see what had touched me and found myself eye to eye with a Humpback […]

Flying Solo - Sydney's Solitary Dolphin
2:04 pm , January 15, 2014 Comments Off on Flying Solo – Sydney’s Solitary Dolphin

Flying Solo – Sydney’s Solitary Dolphin

Born free, as free as the wind blows As free as the grass grows Born free to follow your heart Live free and beauty surrounds you The world still astounds you Each time you look at a star Stay free where no walls divide you You’re free as the roaring tide So there’s no need […]

Whale Dreamers Festival 2013
9:18 pm , July 7, 2013 Comments Off on Whale Dreamers Festival 2013

Whale Dreamers Festival 2013

Some days are just magic! What make such a days is an elusive thing. It can be the place, people or event, the weather or any combination of these things and more. Sometime your lucky enough to sense the magic in the air as its happening, but most often its only in the fond glow of […]

Bondi Whale Festival 2013
2:35 pm , July 1, 2013 Comments Off on Bondi Whale Festival 2013

Bondi Whale Festival 2013

Sydney’s weather had been rather crazy of late with almost constant heavy rain mixed in with wild storms. Definitely not great weather for fun at the beach! The Bondi Whale Festival was originally down for Sunday 23rd which was a rather wild day indeed.  Will Jones, Director of the Marine Discovery Centre made a great call […]

Kaikoura - Where Leviathan's Roam
9:30 am , May 8, 2013 Comments Off on Kaikoura – Where Leviathan’s Roam

Kaikoura – Where Leviathan’s Roam

———————————————- UPDATE: Kaikoura Earthquake November 2016 Our thoughts, best wishes and prayers are with everyone affected by the earthquakes that struck the northern areas of New Zealand’s South Island. Please know that you have many friends around the world who are standing with you through this very tough time. We are all looking forward to […]

Akaroa - Home of the Hectors
4:38 pm , May 6, 2013 Comments Off on Akaroa – Home of the Hectors

Akaroa – Home of the Hectors

There are few places as beautiful and romantic as Akaroa. One of the best places to see Hector’s Dolphins is in Akaroa Harbour on the South Island of New Zealand. The beautiful town of Akaroa is about an hour and half’s drive south of Christchurch out on the Banks Peninsular. Hectors The Hector’s Dolphin (Cephalorhynchus hectori) […]

Dusky's, Dusky's Everywhere!
3:48 pm , April 19, 2013 Comments Off on Dusky’s, Dusky’s Everywhere!

Dusky’s, Dusky’s Everywhere!

———————————————- UPDATE: Kaikoura Earthquake November 2016 Our thoughts, best wishes and prayers are with everyone affected by the earthquakes that struck the northern areas of New Zealand’s South Island. Please know that you have many friends around the world who are standing with you through this very tough time. We are all looking forward to […]

Hello Hector
6:43 am , April 16, 2013 Comments Off on Hello Hector

Hello Hector

The Hector’s Dolphin (Cephalorhynchus hectori) is one of the smallest and rarest in the world. They are only found in New Zealand waters and it is believed that there are only about 7,000 left in the wild. Adults can reach up to 1.6m in length and 60kg in weight. Females are usually bigger than the […]

Rainbow Warrior III
12:08 pm , March 26, 2013 Comments Off on Rainbow Warrior III

Rainbow Warrior III

“When the earth is ravaged and the animals are dying, a new tribe of people shall come unto the earth from many colours, classes, creeds, and who by their actions and deeds shall make the earth green again. They will be known as the warriors of the Rainbow”  — North American Cree Indian Prophecy Greenpeace […]