Humpback dolphins - Dyer Island Cruises, near Hermanus and Cape Town

Daily Trip 02 December 2017

Posted by Jax on December 2, 2017

We got to see the Marine Big 5 just before the wind came in....

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Daily Trip 02 December 2017

Daily Blog 25 November 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 25, 2017

On our two trips today we enjoyed the company of a Southern Right whale Mum and calf on both tours...

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Daily Blog 25 November 2017

Daily Blog 15 November 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 15, 2017

We had another day with some southerly wind and lots of sunshine...

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Daily Blog 15 November 2017

Daily Trip 30 October 2017

Posted by Jax on October 30, 2017

With only 3 trips out today, our first launch was a little later, with us hitting the sea at around 10 to see what all was out there and the sightings certainly did not disappoint…

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Daily Trip 30 October 2017

Daily Trip 29 October 2017

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We keep having amazing sightings out in the bay, with the wind still pumping enough to get the whales a little excited…

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Daily Trip 29 October 2017

Daily Trip 28 October 2017

Posted by Jax on October 28, 2017

We had all of the members of the Marine Big 5 come out and play today…

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Daily Trip 28 October 2017

Daily Trip 27 October 2017

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As the wind picked up...so did the whales...

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Daily Trip 27 October 2017

Daily Trip 07 October 2017

Posted by Jax on October 8, 2017

Mothers and calves are taking over from the mating groups and we're loving it....

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Daily Trip 07 October 2017

Daily Trip 02 September 2017

Posted by Jax on September 2, 2017

We had a weird and wonderful day at sea with a couple of really unusual happenings...

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Daily Trip 02 September 2017

Daily Trip 10 July 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on July 10, 2017

Today was mostly overcast with a cold air and some swells. However, we had incredible Humpback whale activity...

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Daily Trip 10 July 2017

Daily Trip 05 June 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 5, 2017

After two days back on land, all of us were super excited to launch Dream Catcher once again...

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Daily Trip 05 June 2017

Daily Trip 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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Daily Trip 21 May 2017

Daily Trip 16 May 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on May 16, 2017

It has been a while that we last said we spotted the Marine Big 5...

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Daily Trip 16 May 2016

Daily Trip 15 May 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on May 15, 2017

We could not ask for a better day to be out on the water...

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Daily Trip 15 May 2017

World Dolphin Day 2017

Posted by Anwynn Louw on April 14, 2017

Dolphin... The word alone conjures images of freedom and grace. For the entire history of humankind man has felt a strong affinity for these beautiful creatures.

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World Dolphin Day 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

24 November 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 24, 2016

Another day where we have been blessed to see some Southern Right whales...

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24 November 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

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

30 August 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 30, 2016

It was a lovely day to be out on the water once again...

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30 August 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

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

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

8 April 2016

Posted by Jax on April 9, 2016

We had another awesome day out there....

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8 April 2016

5 April 2016

Posted by Jax on April 5, 2016

What a stunning day out on the water....

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5 April 2016

29 March 2016

Posted by Jax on March 29, 2016

Today’s trip was pretty wet and definitely one for the books...

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29 March 2016

24 March 2016

Posted by Jax on March 24, 2016

At the beginning of our trip, we were greeted with the sight of a...

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24 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

15 March 2016

Posted by Jax on March 15, 2016

Today, we were lucky to have some amazing sightings...

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15 March 2016

14 March 2016

Posted by Jax on March 14, 2016

Our trip began with two very inquisitive...

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14 March 2016

16 February 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 16, 2016

Just outside the Kleinbaai harbour in front of Franskraal we spotted thousands of Cape cormorants...

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16 February 2016

2 February 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 3, 2016

Just after stopping at Uilenkraalsmond we spotted some of our well known Indo-Pacific Humpback dolphins...

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2 February 2016

27 December 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 27, 2015

Two amazing trips on bored the Dream Catcher...

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27 December 2015

26 December 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 26, 2015

After a lovely Christmas we had a nice trip out at sea..

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26 December 2015

8 December 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 8, 2015

The sea conditions were just as amazing as yesterday...

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8 December 2015

2 December 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 2, 2015

All Marine Big 5...

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2 December 2015

24 November 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 25, 2014

All marine Big5, what a great day...

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24 November 2014

25 August 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 25, 2014

Today we saw all marine big five...

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25 August 2014

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

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