Species Spotlight: Oceanic Manta Rays vs Spine-Tailed Devil Rays
11 Oct 2019

Species Spotlight: Oceanic Manta Rays vs Spine-Tailed Devil Rays

The current knowledge of the oceanic manta rays s is very limited so we have created this blog post in conjunction with Manta Watch New Zealand to raise awareness of the work they are doing to find out more about these majestic creatures.   1. Size - Adult oceanic manta rays weigh up to 2,000kg…



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September 2019 Whale Watching Highlights
03 Oct 2019

September 2019 Whale Watching Highlights

Sometimes monthly sightings can vary greatly between years whilst others can be very similar and September 2019 is one of those months! Reading back on September 2018's sightings report, our sightings for this past month are eerily similar. In fact, we could just copy and paste what we wrote (but we…



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Top 10 Facts You Didn't Know About Oceanic Manta Rays
20 Sep 2019

Top 10 Facts You Didn't Know About Oceanic Manta Rays

It is unusual to see Oceanic Manta Rays in the inner Hauraki Gulf and on our whale watching trips. However, the current knowledge of these majestic animals is very limited so have created this blog post in conjunction with Manta Watch New Zealand to raise awareness of the work that is being done to …



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