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Orca TEASE!

Orca TEASE!

We’ve had quite the contrast in weather and sightings over the past 3-4 days! From seas so large we had to cancel to waters so calm we had no orca – and everything in between. Today the forecast was more than promising with +3m swell and consistent winds, the...
Sunday Funday! 2021 BREACHFEST

Sunday Funday! 2021 BREACHFEST

Hey guys! My name is Sarah and I was another marine intern on for this week. After an Orca-less day yesterday, all of the crew and passengers were itching for an encounter, and boy did today deliver!  A 3.5m swell and overcast weather meant as soon as we arrived at...
19/02/21 Playing hard to get – Orca style.

19/02/21 Playing hard to get – Orca style.

Hey Guys, My name is Caitlin and I’m one of the marine interns on board for this week! Yesterday’s harsh wind front died off today, providing us with a calmer day out in the canyon. Although there was still a decent swell of 3m, this weather typically results in less...
DORSALESS!

DORSALESS!

Fact: The waters are warming. Today’s observations left only question marks. After 7 years of sitting back and observing behaviours we’ve got to know not only pods but individuals’ characteristics within the Southern Oceans largest population of orca. We’ve...
Spoilt!

Spoilt!

16.02.2021Lots of action around the hotspot this morning! El Notcho and co came flying in from the west. We were with another pod of “fishing” orca when the new-comers came to a sudden halt. They joined in on the hunting behaviour when a pod of VERY TIGHT...