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shark alley - Dyer Island Cruises, near Hermanus and Cape Town

Daily Trip 03 December 2017

Posted by Jax on December 3, 2017

At long last, the return of the White Shark to Dream Catcher trips....and some epic whale tail action.

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Daily Trip 03 December 2017

Daily Trip 30 November 2017

Posted by Jax on November 30, 2017

We had a super curious little calf on the first trip of the day…..

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Daily Trip 30 November 2017

Daily Trip 27 October 2017

Posted by Jax on October 28, 2017

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

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Daily Trip 27 October 2017

Daily Trip 25 October 2017

Posted by Jax on October 25, 2017

A swell day watching moms and calves in the shallows...

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Daily Trip 25 October 2017

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 14 October 2017

Posted by Jax on October 14, 2017

We had a swell day out and about in the bay today…

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Daily Trip 14 October 2017

Daily Trip 05 October 2017

Posted by Jax on October 5, 2017

Many large whales in our small “little” bay…

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Daily Trip 05 October 2017

Daily Trip 29 September 2017

Posted by Jax on September 29, 2017

Whale season is definitely at it’s peak with tons (excuse the pun) of Southern Right Whales gracing our shores at the moment....

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Daily Trip 29 September 2017

Daily Trip 17 September 2017

Posted by Jax on September 17, 2017

Both trips got lucky today, spotting 2 different species of whale and a few other members of the Marine Big 5…

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Daily Trip 17 September 2017

Daily Trip 14 September 2017

Posted by Jax on September 15, 2017

It was a 4 trip kind of day today with moody skies clearing to a patchy blue sky over a picture perfect ocean...

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Daily Trip 14 September 2017

Daily Trip 10 September 2017

Posted by Jax on September 10, 2017

Another gorgeous day in the bay with the Right whales to watch and some other cool characters....

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Daily Trip 10 September 2017

Daily Trip 09 September 2017

Posted by Jax on September 9, 2017

After having been land bound for 2 days, it was great to get back out there today with two trips, both of which had some gorgeous whales!

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Daily Trip 09 September 2017

Daily Trip 06 September 2017

Posted by Jax on September 6, 2017

As per one of our awesome clients “Tons and Tons of whales”….

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Daily Trip 06 September 2017

Daily Trip 01 September 2017

Posted by Jax on September 1, 2017

Spring has sprung with a touch of Summer...the Humpback Dolphin!

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Daily Trip 01 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 30 August 2017

Posted by Jax on August 30, 2017

Although the weather was a little moody today, we managed to have 2 superb trips with the first trip being lucky enough to see the entire Marine Big 5!

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Daily Trip 30 August 2017

25 August 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 25, 2017

After a few days on land it was great for all of us to be back at sea...

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25 August 2017

Daily Trip 30 July 2017

Posted by Jax on July 30, 2017

Today, we launched from Kleinbaai Harbour and set off along the shallows....

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Daily Trip 30 July 2017

Daily Trip 04 July 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on July 4, 2017

What a day, we couldn’t ask for more species...

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Daily Trip 04 July 2017

Daily Trip 25 June 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on June 25, 2017

It has been another perfect day at sea...

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Daily Trip 25 June 2017

Daily Trip 06 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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Daily Trip 06 June 2017

Daily Trip 30 May 2017

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on May 30, 2017

Today we launched only in the afternoon due to big swell in the mornings, but that didn’t affect our sightings at all...

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Daily Trip 30 May 2017

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

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

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

23 March 2017

Posted by Jax on March 24, 2017

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

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23 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

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

11 February 2017

Posted by Jax on February 12, 2017

A beautiful day to be a birder...

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11 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

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

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

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

25 November 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on November 25, 2016

On a calm, sunny and warm day here we enjoyed two different, but successful whale watching tours...

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25 November 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

20 November 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on November 20, 2016

We got out on one whale watching tour today before the wind came up...

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20 November 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

08 November 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 8, 2016

Today we have been heading towards Pearly Beach straight away to find some Southern Right whales...

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08 November 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

03 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 3, 2016

On our two whale watching tours today we saw Mum and calf Southern Right whales in Pearly Beach again...

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03 October 2016 | Whale Tours South Africa

25 August 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 25, 2016

Today we had four trips on our vessel Whale Whisperer...

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25 August 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

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

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

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

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

29 May 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on May 30, 2016

Just after launching from our harbour in Kleinbaai, we were heading towards Danger Point into deeper waters...

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29 May 2016

11 May 2016

Posted by Jax on May 11, 2016

a beautiful pod of Common Dolphins on a sunny day in the bay...

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11 May 2016

10 May 2016

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on

It was a perfect day to be out at sea and well unusual for this time of the year so we definitely did appreciate it...

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10 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

12 April 2016

Posted by Jax on April 12, 2016

We set out on Whale Whisperer, our smaller eco-tour vessel, today...

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12 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

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

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

18 March 2016

Posted by Jax on March 19, 2016

On today’s trip, we managed to spot...

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18 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

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

8 March 2016

Posted by Jax on March 8, 2016

Another day filled with some awesome and unusual sightings!

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8 March 2016

8 February 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on February 8, 2016

The new week started just as exciting as the last one did end...

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8 February 2015

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

20 January 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on January 20, 2016

Another beautiful summer day in Kleinbaai...

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20 January 2015

17 December 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 17, 2015

After some big swells yesterday we were happy to be back out at sea...

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17 December 2015

6 December 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on December 6, 2015

While cruising along the shore we spotted a Great White shark in the shallows...

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6 December 2015

14 November 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 14, 2015

After a day on land we were heading out to sea again this morning...

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14 November 2015

11 November 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 11, 2015

Breaching whales in the morning and a close approach to say good bye for the day...

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11 November 2015

7 November 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 7, 2015

Today the sun was shining again and the whales obviously liked it as well...

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7 November 2015

16 September 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 16, 2015

The sun was shining the whole day and the animals obviously liked it as well...

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16 September 2015

7 August 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 7, 2015

We had such a lovely day at sea...

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7 August 2015

4 November 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 4, 2014

The sea was quite rough today, but we still managed to see some whales and all the marine life in our area...

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4 November 2014

30 October 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 31, 2014

Today we had a playful calf and some friendly mothers in our bay...

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30 October 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

03 October 2013

Posted by Helen on October 3, 2013

We found a small mating group just behind Geyser Rock who were being very "active" all day long, guess we should have marked our trips as rated "R" today...

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03 October 2013

24 September 2013

Posted by Helen on September 24, 2013

Seeing 1 Southern Right whale next to the boat is impressive enough but seeing 13 whales surrounding the boat brings it to a whole new level...

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24 September 2013

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