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dyer island - Dyer Island Cruises, near Hermanus and Cape Town

22 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 22, 2017

It was a little chilly this morning as we....

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22 April 2017

18 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 18, 2017

A Cape Fur Seal and his lunch on an autumn day...

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18 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 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 16, 2017

A juvenile Giant Petrel in a Precarious situation...

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16 April 2017

15 April 2017

Posted by Jax on April 15, 2017

During the winter months, we have some really cool...

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15 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

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

29 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 29, 2017

It's not everyday that you recognize a Great White from Dream Catcher but, today we had the iconic...

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29 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

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

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23 March 2017

22 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 22, 2017

Shark Tagging and a Penguin with a mistaken identity...

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22 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

20 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 20, 2017

The sea looked beautiful as we made our way out of the harbour this morning.

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20 March 2017

17 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 17, 2017

Another pod of common dolphins and some more majestic sea life...

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17 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

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

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

26 February 2017 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 26, 2017

Due to low tide we launched a bit later than usual. It was a lovely day, but a cold south easterly breeze was blowing towards us...

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26 February 2017 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

25 February 2017 | Whale Tours Gansbaai

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Today, we launched out of Gansbaai Harbour and got to see...

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25 February 2017 | Whale Tours 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

23 February 2017 |Boat Based Tours

Posted by Jax on February 23, 2017

4 African Penguins were given a second chance today...

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23 February 2017 |Boat Based Tours

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

14 February 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 14, 2017

Today was one of our cooler summer days...

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14 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

10 February 2017

Posted by Jax on February 10, 2017

Flamingos on the beach and cormorants in the bay...

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10 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

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

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

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

28 January 2017 | Boat Based Tours Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 28, 2017

After a day back on land we launched at lunchtime for a eco tour...

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28 January 2017 | Boat Based Tours Gansbaai

26 January 2017 | Marine Big 5 Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 26, 2017

Today we had some south easterly wind blowing into the bay and a lot of sunshine...

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26 January 2017 | Marine Big 5 Tours

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

19 January 2017 | Eco Marine Trip

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 19, 2017

It was raining this morning, but by the time we launched it stopped and we had a great trip cruising through the bay...

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19 January 2017 | Eco Marine Trip

18 January 2017 | Marine Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 18, 2017

It was a nice calm day out at sea...

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18 January 2017 | Marine Safari

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

09 January 2017 | Boat Based Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 9, 2017

Our guest on board were able to see four out of the Marine Big5...

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09 January 2017 | Boat Based Tours

08 January 2017 | Marine Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 8, 2017

It was a perfect day to spend some time out at sea...

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08 January 2017 | Marine Safari

07 January 2017 | Wildlife Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 7, 2017

Today was partly cloudy and a light southerly wind was blowing...

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07 January 2017 | Wildlife Tours

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

05 January 2017 | Dyer Island Cruises

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 5, 2017

After two no sea days due to bad sea conditions it was amazing to be back out on our vessel ‘Dream Catcher’...

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05 January 2017 | Dyer Island Cruises

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

29 December 2016 | Marine Safari Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 29, 2016

It was a calm day in the morning...

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29 December 2016 | Marine Safari Gansbaai

28 December 2016 | Marine Big 5

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 28, 2016

Another great summer day aboard our vessel Dream Catcher...

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28 December 2016 | Marine Big 5

27 December 2016 | Wildlife Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 27, 2016

It was partly cloudy during the whole day and a light breeze was blowing towards the coast...

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27 December 2016 | Wildlife Tours

26 December 2016 | Boat Based Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 26, 2016

After a long weekend back on land, it was great to go to sea...

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26 December 2016 | Boat Based Tours

21 December 2016 | Marine Big 5 Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 21, 2016

Due to bad weather moving into our region this afternoon we launched a bit earlier than usual...

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21 December 2016 | Marine Big 5 Tours

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

19 December 2016 | Wildlife Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 19, 2016

This morning was quite misty, but by the time we launched our vessel Dream Catcher the sky cleared up...

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19 December 2016 | Wildlife Tours

18 December 2016 | Boat Based Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 18, 2016

Great day, great sightings!

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18 December 2016 | Boat Based Tours

17 December 2016 | Marine Big 5 Tours Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 17, 2016

Marine Big 5...

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17 December 2016 | Marine Big 5 Tours Gansbaai

16 December 2016 | Boat Based Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 16, 2016

It was a beautiful morning and a perfect day to be out at sea...

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16 December 2016 | Boat Based Tours

15 December 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 15, 2016

We had another great eco tour today...

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15 December 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

14 December 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 14, 2016

We had another great eco-tour with a lot of marine wildlife...

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14 December 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

13 December 2016 | Marine Big 5 South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 13, 2016

Today we had a little bit more wind blowing than yesterday, but we still enjoyed the whole trip...

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13 December 2016 | Marine Big 5 South Africa

12 December 2016 | Eco Tours Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 12, 2016

Although it was overcast we had a lovely day at sea which we will definitely cherish...

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12 December 2016 | Eco Tours Gansbaai

10 December 2016 | Marine Big 5 Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 10, 2016

Although a little breeze was bling we had a great day out at sea...

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10 December 2016 | Marine Big 5 Tours

04 December 2016 | Marine Big 5 Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 4, 2016

Once again our first sighting for today was a African penguin, how lucky.

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04 December 2016 | Marine Big 5 Tours

03 December 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 3, 2016

Our first sighting for today was a juvenile African penguin close to Franskraal...

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03 December 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

02 December 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 2, 2016

Although a light breeze was blowing from the South, we had an amazing trip on board the Dream Catcher...

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02 December 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

29 November 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 29, 2016

Another great day at sea, with some marine life...

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29 November 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

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

26 November 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 26, 2016

Today we had some wind blowing from south east, which made it a little chilled out at sea although the sun was shining...

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26 November 2016 | Whale Watching

18 November 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 18, 2016

Today was definitely a spy-hopping day for the Southern Right whales...

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18 November 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

16 November 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 16, 2016

Another day with some Southern Right whale sightings...

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16 November 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

12 November 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 12, 2016

After spending two days back on land due to bad weather we were once blessed again to find some whales...

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12 November 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

09 November 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 9, 2016

Today was overcast but it didn't affect our sisghtinga at all...

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09 November 2016 | Whale Watching

06 November 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 6, 2016

Today was the perfect weather to be out at sea...

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06 November 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

26 October 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 27, 2016

Today we've been once lucky again and spotted some Southern Right whales...

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26 October 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

20 October 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 21, 2016

It was a perfect day to be out at sea...

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20 October 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

17 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 18, 2016

It was another great day in the bay although the wind was picking up during the day...

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17 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

14 October 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 14, 2016

What an amazing day...

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14 October 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

09 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 9, 2016

It was another stunning day out at sea, the sun was shining all day and only a light breeze from the west was blowing...

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09 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

01 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 1, 2016

Once again we had calm seas and sunny skies today and we got out on the water for three trips to see the whales, sharks and seals...

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01 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

30 September 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 30, 2016

After four days off the water due to bad weather, we were finally able to go out to sea again...

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30 September 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

25 September 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 25, 2016

We had another successful whale watching day...

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25 September 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

23 September 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 24, 2016

What another beautiful day out at sea...

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23 September 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

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

21 September 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 21, 2016

Once again the weather was kind to us today and we had two calm and sunny tours...

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21 September 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

12 September 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 12, 2016

The weather was better than the forecast...

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12 September 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

11 September 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 11, 2016

What a great day!

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11 September 2016 | Whale Watching

10 September 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 10, 2016

It was a lovely day, partly cloudy and some south-easterly wind was blowing...

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10 September 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

9 September 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 9, 2016

Today was a phenomenal day to be out at sea...

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9 September 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

8 September 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 8, 2016

Today we only had one trip, but it was great to spend some time out at sea...

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8 September 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

7 September 2016 | Marine Big 5

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on

It was a sunny day all day long...

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7 September 2016 | Marine Big 5

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