March 2019 - Whale Watching Highlights
06 Apr 2019

March 2019 - Whale Watching Highlights

It was a slightly harder month for us as the large majority of the food chain moved out of our search area and the animals slowed down, spending less time feeding and more time socialising and resting (which makes them a little trickier to find). Our trusty crew have been doing this for years and kn…



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February 2019 - Safari Sightings
18 Mar 2019

February 2019 - Safari Sightings

We had some absolutely stunning weather (and some not so nice!) here in the Hauraki Gulf over the course of February. We absolutely love those windless, sunny days spent finding marine mammals for our passengers (and us) to enjoy.   Throughout the month we have had groups of common dolphins displa…



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10 facts you didn't know about common dolphins
10 Mar 2019

10 facts you didn't know about common dolphins

1. There are several recognised species of common dolphin around the world. The ones in New Zealand are known as the short-beaked common dolphin (Delphinus delphis).   2. They are called common dolphins as they have been sighted in every ocean and most seas (except polar regions). However, it does…



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