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Orca Oceans Bays to OREC center

Orca Oceans Bays to OREC center

Written by Samantha Hale (from the USA) Not all days out with the orca are sunshine and rainbows.  On this particular day we got a call that there were orca heading north from Oceans beach towards Tutukaka.  We rushed down to the Tutukaka boat ramp where we met Gines Pastor, a local production manager for […]

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Orca in the Bay of Islands

Orca in the Bay of Islands

Written by Samantha Hale (from the USA) Leonie and I had the opportunity to go out in the Manawhanui, a gorgeous 22m cutter-rigged ketch, owned by John Zaeschmar and his mascot Moby of Ecocruz in the Bay of Islands (http://www.ecocruz.co.nz//index.html).  After two days in the wonderful Bay of Islands we came across some Orca coming […]

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