whale watching south africa - Dyer Island Cruises, near Hermanus and Cape Town

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

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

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

08 March 2017 | Marine Safari

Posted by Jax on March 8, 2017

A Southern Right Whale and a breaching Sunfish...

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08 March 2017 | Marine Safari

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

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

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

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

27 October 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 27, 2016

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

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27 October 2016 | Marine Big 5 Safari

26 October 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on

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

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26 October 2016 | Whale Watch Tours

25 October 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 25, 2016

Dream Catcher went out on four whale watching trips today in beautiful, sunny weather...

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25 October 2016 | Whale Watching

23 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 24, 2016

On our three whale watching tours today we were treated to some very active Southern Right whales on every trip...

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23 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

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

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

08 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 8, 2016

On our boat Dream Catcher today we took two whale watching tours. It was sunny and quite calm...

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08 October 2016 | Whale Watching Gansbaai

07 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 7, 2016

We were on the water for three whale watching trips today...

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07 October 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

04 October 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on October 5, 2016

The weather today was incredible, with very calm seas and warm sunshine...

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04 October 2016 | 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

7 September 2016 | Marine Big 5

Posted by Dyer Island Cruises on September 8, 2016

It was a sunny day all day long...

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7 September 2016 | Marine Big 5

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

19 August 2016 | Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 20, 2016

The day started off overcast, but the sun was shining in the afternoon...

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19 August 2016 | Whale Watching

15 August 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 15, 2016

What an exciting day out at sea...

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15 August 2016 | Boat Based Whale Watching

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

World Ocean Day Treat – 08 June 2016

Posted by Anwynn Louw on June 23, 2016

Our oceans still hold so many secrets and stories just waiting for us to discover!

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World Ocean Day Treat – 08 June 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

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

16 November 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 16, 2015

After a no sea day we have been back on the water again...

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16 November 2015

3 October 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 3, 2015

Today we had amazing whales again...

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3 October 2015

21 August 2015

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 21, 2015

Today the sun was shining again and we were heading towards Pearly Beach...

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21 August 2015

9 November 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 9, 2014

A day for whale watching could not be better than today...

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9 November 2014

8 November 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 8, 2014

What a perfect day for whale watching...

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8 November 2014

2 November 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on November 3, 2014

After two days staying at home it was great to be out at sea again.

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2 November 2014

29 October 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 29, 2014

This morning we had quite a lot of fog in our area, but during the day the sun came out and was shining for us...

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29 October 2014

11 October 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on October 11, 2014

After a no sea day it was still a bit choppy, but the weather did not scare our Southern Right Whales away...

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11 October 2014

22 September 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 22, 2014

What an exciting day we had...

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22 September 2014

17 September 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 17, 2014

When we left our harbour the sea was flat, but the weather conditions changed quickly...

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17 September 2014

14 September 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 14, 2014

The day did start with sunshine all over the area...

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14 September 2014

13 September 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 13, 2014

We had a lot of sunshine again today...

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13 September 2014

2 September 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 2, 2014

We had another beautiful trip with many fascinating animals...

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2 September 2014

1 September 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on September 1, 2014

We had all big five again today...

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1 September 2014

16 August 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 16, 2014

What a perfect day again...

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16 August 2014

10 August 2014

Posted by Sandra Hoerbst on August 10, 2014

The sun was shining again today...

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10 August 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

14 July 2014

Posted by Marine Volunteer on July 14, 2014

On a beautiful sunny day we headed out towards Danger Point.

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14 July 2014

Dyer Island, South Africa

Posted by edna on August 1, 2012

The island is recognised as an Important Bird Area (IBA), which gives Dyer Island the same status as an IBA anywhere else in the world.

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