10 Things You Didn't Know About Sharks
13 Jan 2020

10 Things You Didn't Know About Sharks

1. They come in a range of shapes and sizes       Dwarf lantern shark   The dwarf lanternshark is thought to be the smallest species growing up to approximately 20 cm in length. Not much is known about this species as so far it has only been found in 200-400m of water off of Colombia and Ven…



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December 2019 Whale Watching Highlights
11 Jan 2020

December 2019 Whale Watching Highlights

This month we started our twice a day whale watching trips for the summer season which means that we run both a morning and an afternoon trip each day - double the trips, double the fun!   Throughout December we sighted our resident species, the Bryde's whales and common dolphins who had lots…



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November 2019 Whale Watching Highlights
03 Dec 2019

November 2019 Whale Watching Highlights

We could certainly tell that the seasons were changing out in the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park this month!     In Spring we often see an increase in the number of 'work ups' in the Gulf and we certainly did in November. These are a sight to behold as several different marine species come together t…



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