The Daily Whale

Day 4 of Whaleswim’s Photography Enthusiasts tour 2011

29 September 2011

Monday 12 September 2011 – Tonga’s no-work Sunday laws have left everyone refreshed and ready to get back on the water and see whales today! The enforced day off is a lovely way to experience a bit of island life, with just a few eateries open, but nothing else. So for some it’s a visit […]

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Day 3 of Whaleswim’s Photography Enthusiasts tour 2011

11 September 2011

Saturday 10 September 2011 – It’s very still this morning, with a glassy sea surface- but the showers are back. We’ve got both skipper Al along with Ali working together to help make the most of the day. We encounter whales early- what turns out to be 3 pods on the move in the sheltered […]

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Day 2 of Whaleswim’s Photography Enthusiasts tour 2011

11 September 2011

Friday 9 September – Last night Vava’u was inundated- the streets thoroughly awash and the kids making the most of flooded footy fields. But by Friday morrning, Thursday’s strong SE tradewind has swung around to the north and the sky is clear. We head on our favourite morning course out into the open sea and […]

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DAY 1 of Whaleswim’s Photography Enthusiasts tour 2011

8 September 2011

Thursday 8 Sepember -Today I headed out with the first of my Whaleswim Photo groups for 2011, here amongst the beautiful Vava’u island group, in the Kingdom of Tonga. While the weather may not have been our best friend today, close-by E’uiki Island we were introduced to a friendly calf, her mum and escort… Kiat […]

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The Daily Whale #009 is the “Daily Turtle” today

16 December 2010
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Loggerhead turtle tagged in the Pacific sighted off Port Douglas in Far North Queensland

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