Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse Pod

Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse Pod

Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse watched over us this morning as we observed crystal blue waters and an intense Humpback Whale competition pod unfold on the outskirts of Flinders Bay. Our first encounter began with an adorable Humpback calf who was socialising with the local Bottlenose Dolphins. Surprised to meet our sixth Humpback calf for the season…

Male Humpback Behaviour

Male Humpback Behaviour

Language of the Whales™ – Male Humpback Behaviour Today we had the fantastic opportunity to observe male Humpback behaviour as on both our morning and afternoon tours the males displayed their unique ways of their communication. Our first encounter for the morning though was with our fifth Humpback mother and calf pod for season 2019.…

Breaching Humpbacks + Minke Whale!

Breaching Humpbacks + Minke Whale!

Phenomenal breaching Humpbacks today and we were astounded to sight a beautiful Antarctic Minke Whale on this afternoons experience! Our morning was busy as the Humpback Whales moved through Flinders Bay and shortly after spending some time with a few resting whales we ventured towards some surface activity up ahead. Double fluke slapping was underway…

Margaret River Whales and Friends

Margaret River Whales and Friends

A beautiful Sunday greeted us and our guests from Margaret River today and within moments of departure we were surrounded by Humpback Whales! The whales had ventured into the sheltered waters of Flinders Bay and were resting amongst the coastline. Even though we had over twenty whales around us we could see everyone was enjoying…

Best Whale Watching in Australia

Best Whale Watching in Australia

Best whale watching in Australia right here in Flinders Bay, Augusta. One of very few places in the world you have the opportunity to sight two different whale species in their mating/courtship displays within meters of each other which is exactly what we had the privilege of sighting this afternoon! Our morning began peacefully as…

Steep Point Join’s the Pod

Steep Point Join’s the Pod

Today our luxury vessel Steep Point Joined the Pod™ as Humpback Whales used our sound footprint to instigate sneaky approaches and hide away from approaching whales. Our first whale we joined with was a beautiful black bellied Humpback who was cruising on his own around the cape. Making a gentle approach, we got to know…

Margaret River Independent School 2019

Margaret River Independent School 2019

Margaret River Independent School joined us for a fun morning learning all about the Language of the Whales™ and sighting some spectacular breaching from competing Humpback Whales! Smiling faces greeted us and as we went through our safety procedures everyone made sure to understand where our muster stations were located along with our lifejackets. Safety…

Augusta Humpback Whale Teamwork

Augusta Humpback Whale Teamwork

Augusta Humpback Whale teamwork was in fantastic display today as escort pods worked together in communicating the Language of the Whales™. The first breaching began on the horizon as one enormous adult became two as both members of this escort pod began to breach and head lunge in unison. The white water was spectacular as…

Whale Watch in July

Whale Watch in July

Whale Watch in July when visiting Western Australia, it is a must do and one of the very best times to observe the epic Humpback migration. Today we were excited to be back out in Flinders Bay after a few days of adverse weather and a little surprise was waiting to greet us only a…

Whale Watching Cruise

Whale Watching Cruise

Our whale watching cruise departing from the Augusta Boat Harbour this morning and within moments of departing a tall, wafty blow was sighted just up ahead. Slowing and watching carefully we wondered who the exhalation belonged to when suddenly squeals of joy came from the bow, right underneath everyones feat three Humpbacks surfaced! They seemed…

Augusta Wildlife Watching

Augusta Wildlife Watching

Augusta wildlife watching is always filled with surprises and today we enjoyed the company of competitive Humpbacks, curious Albatross and feeding Common Dolphins in Flinders Bay, Augusta. Our morning was busy as the Humpback Highway was in full swing with many pods migrating around Cape Leeuwin and heading north. Two competition pods were underway and…

Humpback Whale Tinder

Humpback Whale Tinder

Humpback Whale Tinder unfolded in front of our eyes today as a beautiful female Humpback, named Bella after one of our young Pod Members onboard, began to communicate her Tinder bio in the Language of the Whales™. Bella’s brother commented ‘this is like Whale Tinder’, and over the next hour or so, that is exactly…