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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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Pilot Whales

Pilot Whales

Pilot whales were sighted between the Poor Knight Islands and the Tutukaka Coast.  Given that so little is known about this species, despite the fact that they strand so relatively frequently, we set out to observe and photograph them.  We had the good fortune to encounter them in good sea conditions, so we could do […]

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