Marine Mammal Spotlight - Hector's Dolphins
Only found in New Zealand’s waters, this distinctive grey dolphin with black and white markings and a round dorsal fin (much like the shape of a Mickey Mouse ear) is...
Marine Mammal Spotlight - Humpback Whale
Over the weekend we were fortunate enough to be able to view a humpback whale on our tours.
Marine Mammal Spotlight - Orca
Orca can be found around the coast of New Zealand (including estuaries and harbours) being seen off the Kaikōura Coastline generally between the months of November – March usually at...
Erect-Crested Penguin Sighting
Over the last few days there has been sightings of a Erect-Crested Penguin. It is thought that the last official sighting of one of these individuals was in 2007.
Whale Watching during January 2017
On the 14th November a 7.8 earthquake shook our wee town in the small hours of the morning along with the surrounding districts around us.
A Look Back Over 2 Weeks Of Whale Watching
We have been back operating our tours commercially 2 weeks today! Over the last 14 days we have seen a wide variety of marine life which just goes to show...
Our 1st Whale Watching Trip Post Earthquake - 2nd Jan 2017
Wahoo... We were able to go whale watching this morning with our first commercial tour since the 14th November 2016.
Two Blue Whales kind of day!
Yesterday we were treated to not one but two blue whales out on our tours. We couldn't believer our luck to see two of the world's largest creatures on our tours.
Humpback Whale Migration
It is that time of the year where we start to see Humpback Whales migrating through on their way to the warmer waters for winter.
Kaikoura is so beautiful
I am pretty sure that I live in one of the most beautiful places in the world. Kaikoura - where the mountains meets the sea!