african penguins - Dyer Island Cruises, near Hermanus and Cape Town

Daily Trip 22 July 2017

Posted by Jax on July 22, 2017

We had a whale of a time today with all three species popping up for us....

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Daily Trip 22 July 2017

14 May 2017

Posted by Jax on May 14, 2017

A Happy Mothers day with 2 species of whale and more...

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14 May 2017

29 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 29, 2017

The right whale to watch at the wrong time of year...

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29 April 2017

17 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 17, 2017

4 of the Marine Big 5 including the elusive...

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17 April 2017

16 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 16, 2017

We had a truly spectacular time at the office today with our Marine Big 5 out in full swing...

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16 March 2017

15 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 15, 2017

It was an awesome day on the ocean...

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15 March 2017

10 March 2017 | Eco Marine Big 5 Tours

Posted by Jax on March 10, 2017

Although a little windy, it was an enjoyable day at sea...

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10 March 2017 | Eco Marine Big 5 Tours

07 March 2017 | Boat Based Tours

Posted by Jax on March 7, 2017

A Cape Gannet recovery on a beautiful day...

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07 March 2017 | Boat Based Tours

06 March 2017 | Marine Big 5

Posted by Jax on March 6, 2017

The Marine big 5 and our favorite little black birds...

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06 March 2017 | Marine Big 5

01 March 2017 | Marine Big 5 Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on March 1, 2017

It has been another sunny day, and perfect conditions to be out at sea...

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01 March 2017 | Marine Big 5 Gansbaai

24 February 2017 | Marine Big 5

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 24, 2017

It has been a great day out at sea...

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24 February 2017 | Marine Big 5

15 February 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 15, 2017

Beautiful day out in the bay...

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15 February 2017

09 February 2017

Posted by Jax on February 9, 2017

This mornings trip started with an awesome....

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09 February 2017

08 February 2017 | Wildlife Tours Gansbaai

Posted by Jax on February 8, 2017

Our first marine animal of the day was a...

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08 February 2017 | Wildlife Tours Gansbaai

06 February 2017 | Marine Safari

Posted by Jax on February 6, 2017

The Cape Cormorants were out in full swing today...

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06 February 2017 | Marine Safari

01 February 2017 | Boat Based Tours Gansbaai

Posted by Jax on February 1, 2017

A feeding seal and a very relaxed Brydes Whale...

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01 February 2017 | Boat Based Tours Gansbaai

23 January 2017 | Marine Safari

Posted by Jax on January 23, 2017

A glorious trip on a misty morning....

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23 January 2017 | Marine Safari

13 August 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 13, 2016

Amazing experience out at sea...

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13 August 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

25 June 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 25, 2016

As our clients mentioned, we had perfect conditions out at sea...

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25 June 2016

9 May 2016

Posted by Jax on May 10, 2016

An epic day out at sea with awesome sightings of our Marine Big 5!

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9 May 2016

4 May 2016

Posted by Jax on May 4, 2016

Today was a nice, sunny day out on the water...

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4 May 2016

1 May 2016

Posted by Jax on May 1, 2016

4 Bryde's Whales and a very large raft of our favourite little sea birds...what an awesome day!

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1 May 2016

24 April 2016

Posted by Jax on April 24, 2016

We were very glad to be back on the boat after a couple of no sea days...

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24 April 2016

16 April 2016

Posted by Jax on April 17, 2016

A Crystal-clear day and one big trawler...

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16 April 2016

15 April 2016

Posted by Jax on April 15, 2016

Seal predation, Sunfish and Sooty Shearwaters...

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15 April 2016

14 April 2016

Posted by Jax on April 14, 2016

A beautiful day filled with 4 of the Marine Big 5….

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14 April 2016

4 April 2016

Posted by Jax on April 4, 2016

We head out today on a relatively flat sea...

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4 April 2016

23 March 2016

Posted by Jax on March 24, 2016

We saw the Marine Big 5...twice over!

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23 March 2016

19 March 2016

Posted by Jax on March 19, 2016

We set out on Dream Catcher bright and early this morning...

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19 March  2016

9 October 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 9, 2015

We had whale throughout the whole day...

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9 October 2015

20 November 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 20, 2014

What a wonderful day with fascinating animals...

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20 November 2014

8 November 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 8, 2014

What a perfect day for whale watching...

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8 November 2014

6 November 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 6, 2014

Today the sun was shining throughout all the trips, but the wind speed picked up in the afternoon...

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6 November 2014

24 June 2014

Posted by Marine Volunteer on June 25, 2014

Seems like whale season is starting early this year, because we saw four Southern Right whales today!

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24 June 2014

02 January 2014

Posted by Marine Volunteer on January 4, 2014

We had a beautiful day to start off 2014 with the various Wildlife in the area...

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02 January 2014

25 November 2013

Posted by Marine Volunteer on November 27, 2013

The bumpy ride over to Pearly beach this morning couldn't have been more worth it, as we were lucky enough to spot lots of Southern Right whales playing with their calves...

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25 November 2013

23 November 2013

Posted by Marine Volunteer on November 23, 2013

The skies were sunny, the waters were choppy and although we all got a bit wet, the sea did not disappoint...

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23 November 2013

19 November 2013

Posted by Marine Volunteer on November 19, 2013

Calm waters and sunny skies made for perfect whale watching conditions today...

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19 November 2013

10 November 2013

Posted by Marine Volunteer on November 10, 2013

Combining the Ocean's big 5 in one day is definitely a memorable journey to undertake with Dyer Island Cruises...

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10 November 2013

11 October 2013

Posted by Helen on October 11, 2013

A strong westerly wind meant only one early morning trip today, but the mother-calf pairs in the bay were awake and waiting...

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11 October 2013

08 October 2013

Posted by Helen on October 8, 2013

The day started with a breach and finished with a double breach, having a few seals and penguins in between...

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08 October 2013

30 September 2013

Posted by Helen on September 30, 2013

We had fantastic sightings all around today...

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30 September 2013

12 September 2013

Posted by Helen on September 12, 2013

There were as many as 10 Southern Right whales that could be seen at the same time in the bay area today, and if that wasn't impressive enough the breaching show they put on for us definitely was...

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12 September 2013

11 September 2013

Posted by Helen on September 11, 2013

The wildlife was working well with us today, from the Southern Right whales to the Great White sharks, Cape Fur seals and African penguins we had fantastic sightings...

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11 September 2013

11 August 2013

Posted by Helen on August 11, 2013

We headed straight out to Pearly beach this morning to beat the bad weather that is moving in and the Southern Right whales were waiting there for us to join them...

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11 August 2013

02 August 2013

Posted by Helen on August 2, 2013

Just as we arrived in the shallows on our first trip this morning we were greeted by a small pod of 6-7 Humpback dolphins...

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02 August 2013

01 August 2013

Posted by Helen on August 1, 2013

We saw a total of 9 Southern Right whales today...

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01 August 2013

17 July 2013

Posted by Helen on July 17, 2013

We didn’t have to go far for the whales today, as we found an adult Southern Right whale just off of Dyer Island...

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17 July 2013

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