giant petrel - Dyer Island Cruises, near Hermanus and Cape Town

Daily Trip 18 October 2017

Posted by Jax on October 19, 2017

4 trips, all with gorgeous whale sightings...

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Daily Trip 18 October 2017

Daily Trip 16 September 2017

Posted by Jax on September 16, 2017

Kleinbaai appears to be the bay to be in at the moment…

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Daily Trip 16 September 2017

Daily Trip 31 August 2017

Posted by Jax on August 31, 2017

We may not enjoy a little bit of wind, but our birds and our whales seem to…

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Daily Trip 31 August 2017

Daily Trip 28 August 2017

Posted by Jax on August 28, 2017

We had a spectacular time out on the ocean with a breaching brindle Southern Right Whale…

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Daily Trip 28 August 2017

Daily Trip 14 July 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on July 14, 2017

Doing a reverse trip we hoped to find some whales at Danger Point...

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Daily Trip 14 July 2017

Daily Trip 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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Daily Trip 10 May 2017

Daily Trip 07 May 2017

Posted by Jax on May 7, 2017

During our daily stop at the Ulienkraalsmond estuary, we had the most spectacular surprise...

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Daily Trip 07 May 2017

Daily Trip 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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Daily Trip 05 May 2017

Daily Trip 03 May 2017

Posted by Jax on May 3, 2017

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

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Daily Trip 03 May 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

20th September 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 20, 2016

Today's whale watchers experienced calm seas, sunny skies and humpback whales...

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20th September 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

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

15 April 2016

Posted by Jax on April 15, 2016

Seal predation, Sunfish and Sooty Shearwaters...

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15 April 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

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

7 February 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 7, 2016

Just outside the harbour on the way to Uilenkraalsmond we spotted some Cape gannets resting on the surface...

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7 February 2016

3 February 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 3, 2016

Just around Dyer Island we spotted a few Giant Petrel...

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3 February 2016

26 January 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 26, 2016

It was a stunning morning out at sea...

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26 January 2016

25 January 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 25, 2016

Today it was overcast again, but we had amazing sightings...

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25 January 2016

19 January 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 19, 2016

We had quite a bit of easterly wind blowing today...

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19 January 2015

14 December 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 14, 2016

We could not had a better trip today...

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14 December 2016

13 January 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 13, 2016

After a no sea day it is always a joy to be back on Dream Catcher...

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13 January 2016

28 December 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 28, 2015

Today was just another perfect day to be out at sea...

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28 December 2015

7 December 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 8, 2015

At the moment the weather is perfect to be out at sea, the sea is calm and only a light breeze is blowing...

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7 December 2015

5 December 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 5, 2015

We had another amazing day out at sea on our vessel Dream Catcher...

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5 December 2015

21 October 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 21, 2015

We had mother and calf sightings throughout the whole day...

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21 October 2015

19 August 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 19, 2015

Such an amazing day, it was truly five star whale watching...

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19 August 2015

11 August 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 11, 2015

What an exciting day!

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11 August 2015

18 December 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 18, 2014

The day did start with a sky full of clouds, but during the day the sun came out...

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18 December 2014

12 December 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 12, 2014

After launching from the harbour we were heading towards Pearly Beach again, were we saw a few Giant Petrels...

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12 December 2014

9 August 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 9, 2014

Today the sky was covered in fog, but the weather didn’t scare the whales away...

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9 August 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

26 August 2013

Posted by Helen on August 26, 2013

It was overcast and a little windy today but it did not deter the whale activity in the slightest...

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26 August 2013

25 August 2013

Posted by Helen on August 25, 2013

The swells were prominent out on the water today, but the whales loved them...

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25 August 2013

05 August 2013

Posted by Helen on August 5, 2013

We were in the right place at the right time for our trip today, managing to sight the full Marine Big 5...

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05 August 2013

16 July 2013

Posted by Helen on July 16, 2013

We got to watch the spectacular sunrise while out on the water this morning for our first trip...

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16 July 2013

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