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brydes whale - Dyer Island Cruises, near Hermanus and Cape Town

16 June 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 16, 2017

It was a great day to be at sea, no wind and a lot of sunshine...

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16 June 2017

6 June 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 6, 2017

We launched into a perfect flat sea touching beautiful blue sky...

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6 June 2017

2 June 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 2, 2017

It was a beautiful autumn day with lots of sunshine and a calm sea...

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2 June 2017

01 June 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 1, 2017

Mother Nature always have a little surprise for us...

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01 June 2017

29 May 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on May 29, 2017

Due to low tide we launched once again from the little fishing village Gansbaai...

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29 May 2017

21 May 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on May 21, 2017

The trip started of partly cloudy but it cleared up very soon...

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21 May 2017

20 May 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on May 20, 2017

The good sea conditions just continue...

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20 May 2017

18 May 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on May 18, 2017

The good weather is just continuing the whole week...

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18 May 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

10 May 2017

Posted by Jax on May 10, 2017

A naughty seal pup takes his fun and games a little too far...

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10 May 2017

09 May 2017

Posted by Jax on May 9, 2017

Sun, sea and some gorgeous marine animals...

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09 May 2017

05 May 2017

Posted by Jax on May 5, 2017

Kira's priceless birthday present? 3 Common Dolphin sightings and birds galore...

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05 May 2017

03 May 2017

Posted by Jax on May 3, 2017

Some cool birds and 4 of our 5 favorites...

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03 May 2017

01 May 2017

Posted by Jax on May 1, 2017

3 of the Marine Big 5 on a windy Workers Day...

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01 May 2017

30 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 30, 2017

After yesterday’s blistering berg wind, today’s overcast weather was very welcome...

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30 April 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

28 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 28, 2017

Up close and personal with a Brydes Whale and the return of our favorite fishy friends...

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28 April 2017

25 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 26, 2017

After two very windy days, we were...

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25 April 2017

12 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 12, 2017

Today's trip? Golden, absolutely golden...

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12 April 2017

11 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 11, 2017

Only a couple of moments after leaving the harbour, we had our first sighting, which was...

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11 April 2017

09 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 9, 2017

Today, we found evidence of an attempted predation in the alley...

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09 April 2017

04 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 4, 2017

It was a busy day out at sea with two trips...

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04 April 2017

02 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 2, 2017

Today, we had an exciting ride out on Whale Whisperer...

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02 April 2017

01 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 1, 2017

The worlds largest bony fish and a tonne of seabirds...

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01 April 2017

30 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 30, 2017

Every single animal in the bay was out to play today on what was the trip of a lifetime...

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30 March 2017

27 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 27, 2017

101 Dalmatians? Try 101 African Penguins....

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27 March 2017

26 March 2017

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Where there's gannets there's usually the chance of seeing a...

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26 March 2017

25 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 25, 2017

3 Brydes Whales and an empty island...

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25 March 2017

24 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 24, 2017

The magic started early with the first sighting just outside the harbour...

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24 March 2017

23 March 2017

Posted by Jax on

Frolicking marine mammals on a big 5 kind of day...

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23 March 2017

21 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 21, 2017

A perfect sea day with not one but two Brydes Whales...

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21 March 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

14 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 14, 2017

4 of the Marine big 5 including a Penguin release...

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14 March 2017

12 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 13, 2017

The Cape Cormorants were the highlight of our trip today...

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12 March 2017

11 March 2017 | Wildlife Tours Gansbaai

Posted by Jax on March 11, 2017

An exciting day out at sea with our first sighting being one of the elusive...

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11 March 2017 | Wildlife Tours Gansbaai

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

02 March 2017 | Whale Tours Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on March 2, 2017

It has been another picture perfect day to be out on the ocean...

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02 March 2017 | Whale Tours Gansbaai

28 February 2017 | Eco Marine Trip

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 28, 2017

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

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28 February 2017 | Eco Marine Trip

27 February 2017 | Wildlife Tours Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 27, 2017

Today we still had some wind blowing, but the swell dropped and we had a great time out at sea....

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27 February 2017 | Wildlife Tours Gansbaai

19 February 2017 | Marine Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 19, 2017

We had an amazing surprise this Sunday morning...

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19 February 2017 | Marine Safari

18 February | Eco Marine Big 5 Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 18, 2017

Today was partly cloudy and some light breeze was blowing from the west...

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18 February | Eco Marine Big 5 Tours

17 February 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 17, 2017

After a day back on land we were heading out to sea, to find some marine life...

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17 February 2017

12 February 2017

Posted by Jax on February 12, 2017

It was overcast when we left the harbour today...

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12 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

07 February 2016 | Eco Marine Trip

Posted by Jax on February 7, 2017

Our first sighting of the day was at our sister company's vessel, Slashfin....

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07 February 2016 | Eco Marine Trip

04 February 2017 | Boat Based Tours

Posted by Jax on February 4, 2017

A birder's paradise with a Sabine's Gull, hundreds of gannets and a couple of Shearwaters...

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04 February 2017 | Boat Based Tours

03 February 2017 | Marine Big 5 Gansbaai

Posted by Jax on February 3, 2017

Today was a lovely day out at sea...

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03 February 2017 | Marine Big 5 Gansbaai

02 February 2017 | Eco Marine Trip

Posted by Jax on February 2, 2017

We had a great day out at sea, with our first sighting including a familiar face...

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02 February 2017 | Eco Marine Trip

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

31 January 2017 | Marine Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 31, 2017

Our first sighting for the day was thousands of Cape cormorants outside our harbour...

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31 January 2017 | Marine Safari

29 January 2017 | Marine Big 5 Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 29, 2017

Marine Big 5 today..

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29 January 2017 | Marine Big 5 Gansbaai

25 January 2017 | Eco Marine Trip

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 25, 2017

Today we were launching at 10 o’clock from the Kleinbaai harbour and were heading along the coast towards Uilenkraalsmond...

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25 January 2017 | Eco Marine Trip

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

22 January 2017 | Marine Big 5 Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 22, 2017

We were surrounded by Bryde’s whales...

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22 January 2017 | Marine Big 5 Gansbaai

20 January 2017 | Marine Big 5 Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 20, 2017

On our daily eco tour we spotted today, four out of the Marine Big 5...

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20 January 2017 | Marine Big 5 Tours

14 January 2017 | Boat Based Tours Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 14, 2017

Great day, great sightings...

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14 January 2017 | Boat Based Tours Gansbaai

06 January 2017 | Marine Big 5

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 6, 2017

Although it was overcast we had an amazing trip out at sea and got to see four out of the Marine Big 5...

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06 January 2017 | Marine Big 5

31 December 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 31, 2016

It was a great last day of the year 2016...

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31 December 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

20 December 2016 | Bird Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 20, 2016

The bay was full of marine life again...

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20 December 2016 | Bird Watching Gansbaai

28 November 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 28, 2016

Another perfect day to spend on our vessel Dream Catcher...

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28 November 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

27 November 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 27, 2016

It was a perfect day to be out on the ocean...

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27 November 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

05 November 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on November 6, 2016

We went out on three whale watching trips today in beautiful weather after two days of wind...

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05 November 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

01 November 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 1, 2016

Due to low tide we launched once again from the Gansbaai harbour...

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01 November 2016 | Whale Watching

31 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 31, 2016

On our two whale watching tours today we had some swells to contend with...

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31 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

29 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 29, 2016

On our two whale watching tours today we saw Bryde's whales, the whales we have here year round...

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29 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

22 September 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 22, 2016

We truly had amazing sightings, which we can’t describe with words...

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22 September 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

19th September 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 19, 2016

Today we ran two whale watching trips in sunny and calm conditions...

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19th September 2016 | Whale Watching

04 September 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 4, 2016

Today we had one trip on Dream Catcher and during our trip we stopped by...

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04 September 2016 | Whale Watching

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

12 August 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 12, 2016

Today was overcast and some wind was blowing, but it definitely didn’t affect our sightings...

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12 August 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

2 August 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 2, 2016

The day started off with blue skies and now wind but later the wind picked up...

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2 August 2016 | Whale Watching

1 August 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 1, 2016

What a perfect day!

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1 August 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

22 June 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 22, 2016

We had a stunning day out at sea with great conditions, calm sea and no wind...

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22 June 2016

14 June 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 14, 2016

What a great day out at sae we will definitely cherish...

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14 June 2016

12 & 13 June 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 13, 2016

Two great days out at sea!

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12 & 13 June 2016

08 June 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 8, 2016

We truly had an amazing day out at sea, with the Marine Big 5 and more...

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08 June 2016

7 June 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 7, 2016

We were slowly leaving the Kleinbaai harbour thought the small channel this morning...

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7 June 2016

21 & 22 May 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on May 22, 2016

We had two amazing days out at sea...

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21 & 22 May 2016

14 May 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on May 14, 2016

It was a sunny morning when we launched...

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14 May 2016

13 May 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on May 13, 2016

Perfect day again, to be out on the water...

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13 May 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

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

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

31 March 2016

Posted by Jax on April 1, 2016

We had two wonderful sightings out on the water today…

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31 March 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

22 March 2016

Posted by Jax on March 22, 2016

The sea looked pretty still from the harbour...

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22 March 2016

9 March 2016

Posted by Jax on March 9, 2016

Today’s trip took place on a pretty choppy sea. However...

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9 March 2016

6 March 2016

Posted by Jax on March 6, 2016

What a stunning day out on the water...

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6 March 2016

1 March 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on March 1, 2016

Another successful day with all the Marine Big 5...

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1 March 2016

27 February 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 27, 2016

It’s hard to describe in words what we have seen today...

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27 February 2016

24 February 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 24, 2016

Just before we launched the sky cleared up...

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24 February 2016

23 February 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 23, 2016

Another day with the Marine Big 5...

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23 February 2016

20 February 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 20, 2016

Another day with four out of the Marine Big 5...

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20 February 2016

19 February 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 19, 2016

First time in a while that we did spot all Marine Big 5...

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19 February 2016

15 February 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 15, 2016

Today the sun was shining between a few clouds which covered the sky...

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15 February 2016

13 February 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 13, 2016

During our two trips today we encountered many different seabirds...

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13 February 2016

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