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Southern Right whale

June 8, 2011 by Victoria Rowe No Comment

Message from the whale company: Our first Southern Right whale for the month of June was spotted by our skipper Mario Boesak at 09h40 this morning on boat Gaia at the Keurbooms River Mouth. By its callosities Mario seems to think it is one of the females that we saw early July 2010 as it ...

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Orcas seen again

June 1, 2011 by Victoria Rowe No Comment

Message from the whale company: On Friday afternoon at ± 15h00 we had a pod of 6 – 7 Killer whales (Orcas) which chased a group of Bottlenose dolphins from the River Mouth towards Beacon Island. Ocean Blue launched our 12 seater boat (Gaia) to go look at these majestic mammals. This is a picture ...

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