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Shark BytesPosted on: Wednesday, 30 June 2004

June 2004 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

Dear Shark Byte readers I am very happy to report that there is no bad news this month and we have in fact had one of the best months ever at Seal Island. After White Pointer was destroyed we managed to hire a new vessel within days and missed ...

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Shark BytesPosted on: Monday, 31 May 2004

May 2004 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

Dear Readers Just after 1am on Monday morning we received a phone call that our boat, White Pointer, was on fire. We immediately raced through to Simonstown where She is moored, trying not to think the worst. To be honest I had thought to mysel...

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Shark BytesPosted on: Friday, 30 April 2004

April 2004 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

Hello Shark Lovers! I guess the words on everyones lips in Cape Town this month are shark attack. On the 5th of April a 16-year-old surfer lost his leg as a result of a shark attack at Muizenburg Beach. The shark is presumed to be a great white...

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Shark BytesPosted on: Wednesday, 31 March 2004

March 2004 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

Hello Shark Lovers! I cant wait to sit down and write about our experiences with sharks this month as it has been one of the best 30 days I can remember! I dont quite know where to start so I guess I will start at the beginning of the month wit...

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Shark BytesPosted on: Sunday, 29 February 2004

February 2004 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

If you would remember back to my last newsletter you would remember that we were about to leave on trip to explore possible shark spots in Mozambique again. The area we were most excited about diving and exploring was St Lazarus Banks. These ba...

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Shark BytesPosted on: Saturday, 31 January 2004

January 2004 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

We have had an extremely quiet shark month this January and have not been able to go to sea once due to high winds. It is definitely the worst summer we have experienced, so we took the opportunity to escape the wind and spent 3 weeks in The Kruge...

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Shark BytesPosted on: Wednesday, 31 December 2003

December 2003 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

Wishing everyone the best for 2004. Apologies for the delay in the newsletter, but I have found it difficult to get back into work mode, as I am sure many of you have too! During this time of the year up until about early June we concentrate ou...

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Shark BytesPosted on: Sunday, 30 November 2003

October & November 2003 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

Dear Readers This month you will not only be hearing about sharks, but an incredible adventure with highs and about events that could have ended worse than they did. For many years it had been a dream of Chriss to explore the waters around cert...

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Shark BytesPosted on: Tuesday, 30 September 2003

September 2003 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

Dear Shark Lovers As many South Africans will be aware, a 19 year-old body boarder was the tragic victim of a great white shark attack at Noordhoek Beach, Cape Town in mid-September. A woman, whilst swimming amongst a pod of sea lions, was also...

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Shark BytesPosted on: Sunday, 31 August 2003

August 2003 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

August has (finally!) brought with it the Cape Town winter weather which in turn seemed to bring about very good conditions for the sharks to predate in. This was very relieving for us to see as the previous months activity has been so much lower ...

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