July 2018 Sightings Roundup - The Blue Whale Bonanza!
01 Aug 2018

July 2018 Sightings Roundup - The Blue Whale Bonanza!

What a month we have had on the water! If you had told us at the start of the month that we would have over 20 sightings of blue whales over the coming weeks, we wouldn’t have believed you. That in itself is the magic of not only the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park but whale watching and to a further exten…



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Meet the Crew - Skip
16 Jul 2018

Meet the Crew - Skip

Get to know our longest serving captain - Andy Light (better known as Skip)!   How long have you been working for Auckland Whale & Dolphin Safari? I have been working on Dolphin Explorer for nearly 18 years now.   Did you start as a skipper? No. Although I had been a skipper on dolphi…



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Top 5 ways to get involved with Plastic Free July (and August, September, October...)
Admin 10 Jul 2018

Top 5 ways to get involved with Plastic Free July (and August, September, October...)

It can be difficult to go cold turkey on single-use plastics, there are not many people who have made a new habit by giving something up immediately or doing something only once (did you become an active gym go-er from just the first time you went?).   There are so many different ways to do it tha…



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