Meet The Crew - Georgia
18 Nov 2018

Meet The Crew - Georgia

Where are you originally from?  I grew up in Auckland but my family are originally from Matakana Island in the Bay of Plenty.   What is your previous experience (uni/research/other relevant jobs etc.)?  I have a Bachelor of Science in Ecology and Marine Biology from Otago University. I also grad…



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October 2018 Safari Sightings
04 Nov 2018

October 2018 Safari Sightings

Another month packed full of marine life variety, we sure are lucky to live and work in the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park!     We kicked October off with a visit from everybody’s favourites – orca! In fact, we have been lucky to encounter the orca on 4 trips this month.   On the baleen whale front…



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Having a whale of a time with our Conservation Heroes!
31 Oct 2018

Having a whale of a time with our Conservation Heroes!

On Saturday 27th October, in recognition for all their hard work, the winners of our Conservation Heroes competition boarded the Dolphin Explorer for a morning exploring the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park. Joined by their family and friends, our crew, competition partners and research experts, Dr Rochelle…



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