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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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Orca in Ngunguru

Orca in Ngunguru

Written by Leonie Mahlke (Germany) After three gorgeous days in Hokianga and the Bay of Islands we were pretty delighted to catch up with the second group of the separated pod.  The conditions were perfect and we couldn’t stop watching their curios and playful behaviour.  While heading to the hen and chicken islands, they suddenly […]

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