End of an Era!

End of an Era!

25/02/21 End of an EraMy LAST day….As we left port this morning I was reminiscing the past three years that I’ve had the pleasure of working aboard the Alison Maree. From the orca interactions to the customers you meet but most importantly the incredible crew that...
Surfing Orcas!

Surfing Orcas!

 Hey guys, my name is Joey and I’m lucky enough to be this weeks marine intern for Naturaliste Charters! We hit the spot and as the name suggests we had our first sighting within 10 minutes! The old familiar fin of El Notcho welcomed us to the canyon almost as...
The orcas want blood!

The orcas want blood!

Three pods straight off the bat! El Notcho, Maleko, and Nani’s groups were all within a mile of each other. The pods were intently patrolling the high seas in search of their next meal. The Australian orca populations have a very diverse diet and unique hunting...
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...