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Seals on Seal Island, False Bay, Cape Town, South Africa.

General NewsPosted on: Friday, 30 October 2015

Seal Island, False Bay 2015

written by Kirsty MacSymon

The time has come for the seals at Seal Island to swim freely throwing caution to the wind. The time has come for the seagulls to search for another food source, as there are no more entrails of a seal on the waters surface. The once turbulent wat...

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A Great White shark in Gansbaai, South Africa.

General NewsPosted on: Thursday, 22 October 2015

Chris Fallows; The Early Days

written by Chris Fallows

The South African Great White shark viewing and research industry first started in the late 1980s. The often unsung pioneers were PJ van der Walt and George Askew. With very limited success working in the summer months in the Macassar area of Fal...

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Guest shark cage diving in Gansbaai, South Africa

General NewsPosted on: Thursday, 15 October 2015

My Gansbaai Shark Cage Diving Experience

written by Chanele Jenkinson

The day had arrived for me to experience cage diving in the Capital of Great White shark hotspots in the world; Gansbaai. I had had the privilege of already cage diving twice in False Bay, and having heard so much about the Gansbaai area and its s...

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Seal Island, False Bay at sun rise.

Shark BytesPosted on: Tuesday, 6 October 2015

September 2015 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

As expected I bring news of the 2015 Great White shark season at Seal Island, Cape Town having come to an end. The end of the season always brings with it a mixture of sadness of not seeing the Great Whites for the next 4 to 5 months and a sens...

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A blue shark off Cape Point, South Africa

General NewsPosted on: Monday, 28 September 2015

Into the Deep, Diving with Blue and Mako Sharks

written by Kirsty MacSymon

Any dive with sharks in the deep blue sea is an incredible adventure and an extremely spectacular experience that will never be forgotten. Our company offers cage diving with the remarkable Great White sharks at Seal Island, Cape Town as well as s...

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A Great White shark, Seal Island, Cape Town.

Trip ReportsPosted on: Wednesday, 16 September 2015

Great White Trail, Cape Town, South Africa 2015

written by Uwe Zenker

Im here! Our boat riding the waves of False Bay towards the beautiful sunrise, the salty spray of the sea in my face full of anticipation, this feeling of accomplishment after imagining this moment over and over again for such a long time. Im here...

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A Great White shark predating on a seal at Seal Island, False Bay

Shark BytesPosted on: Tuesday, 8 September 2015

August 2015 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

Its hard to believe that the 2015 Great White shark season at Seal Island is slowly winding down as I sit here reflecting on the past months activity. August is normally one of our prime months for viewing breaching and predation at Seal Island, ...

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A Great White shark in Guadalupe, Mexico.

General NewsPosted on: Wednesday, 2 September 2015

Shark Cage Diving in Isla Guadalupe

written by Jimi Partington

Lying 220 miles South west of San Diego, Guadalupe Island has become a mecca for Great White shark diving in the Eastern Pacific. Approx. 120 square miles in size with a population of under 30 people, this remote volcanic Island attracts not only ...

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A Great White shark in Gansbaai, South Africa.

General NewsPosted on: Wednesday, 26 August 2015

Shark Cage Diving in Gansbaai

written by Fiona McLellan

Gansbaai, two hours outside of Cape Town is an embayment on the South West coast of the Western Cape. The water temperature varies from 12 20 degrees celsius, and the water visibility on average is 6 8 meters, increasingup to 12 15 meters on a ...

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A Great White shark predating on a seal at Seal Island, False Bay

Shark BytesPosted on: Wednesday, 19 August 2015

July 2015 Shark Bytes

written by Monique Fallows

We can finally breathe a sigh of relief as the sharks remembered that they are supposed to spend the winter months at Seal Island, phew! They have been in hunting mode as well as gracing us with their presence around the boat so there have been ma...

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Apex offers the smallest group size (12) of any shark cage diving vessel in South Africa.