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Current SightingsPosted on: Tuesday, 8 January 2019

8 January 2019

written by Karyn Cooper

Shark cage diving Cape Town,is being seeing good numbers of Cow Sharks, ranging between 4 to 7 sharks on any one trip at Seal Island in False Bay. The vizis 4 meters witha water temp. of 19 degrees. The weather is good for the next two days and th...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Wednesday, 2 January 2019

2 January 2019

written by Karyn Cooper

Wow! Our trips from Simon's Town to Seal Island have taken a twist what with our first sightings of Bronze Whaler sharks together with the Seven Gill Cow Sharks. To see and dive with two species of shark is special and our guests are loving it. Wa...

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Shark BytesPosted on: Thursday, 20 December 2018

Shark Bytes November 2018

written by Monique Fallows

In this months Shark Bytes edition we bring you news from Seal Island and Gansbaai as well as a line-up of our specialised Expedition Packages for 2019. October is also normally a time where Chris I spend time in the African bush. This past Octo...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Thursday, 20 December 2018

20 December 2018

written by Karyn Cooper

Gansbaai, 2 1/2 hours from Cape Town is experiencing good shark activity with the bronze whaler sharks being active around the boat on all the trips making for good cage diving. Due to working so close inshore, the visibility remains poor at betwe...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Wednesday, 5 December 2018

5 December 2018

written by Karyn Cooper

Just 45 minutes from Cape Town, at Seal Island in False Bay, we are experiencing phenomenal shark cage diving with the dinosaurs of the sea, the Cow Shark. With 12 different sharks, all the guests dived twice. The warm and clear water (6 meter viz...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Friday, 30 November 2018

30 November Update

written by Karyn Cooper

The shark cage diving trip from Cape Town this morning had excellent activity with 5 different Cow sharks. The activity allowed all the diving guests to dive twice. Yes, thats right, twice! Our small groups of 12 guests maximum on our vessel offer...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Thursday, 29 November 2018

29 November Update

written by Karyn Cooper

The next few days are forecast to have relatively calm seas in False Bay. We are averaging 4 cow sharks per trip on our half day trips departing Simon's Town, 45 minutes from Cape Town. The cost is R 2600,00 and round trip transfers are R 550,00 w...

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Trip ReportsPosted on: Thursday, 29 November 2018

The Serengeti

written by Monique Fallows

Reflecting back on our trip I have to say the only way to visit The Serengeti is with Asilia Africa. Central Serengeti can get rather overcrowded with lots of vehicle traffic but the locations of both Asilia camps, Dunia Camp in the western part o...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Monday, 26 November 2018

26 November Update

written by Karyn Cooper

The last 2 days have seen between 4 - 8 cow sharks at Seal Island, False Bay departing Simon's Town. This half day trip so close to Cape Town is enjoying 3- 4 meters water visbility, 65 000 Cape Fur Seals with the odd African Penguin. The sharks a...

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Trip ReportsPosted on: Tuesday, 20 November 2018

East Africa - Part 1

written by Monique Fallows

In terms of African land based wildlife destinations Chris I spend most of our time in Southern Africa. This past October we had a couple of very specific photographic goals in mind and in order to achieve this we needed to travel to East Africa,...

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Check out the Blog tab for the latest sightings .Apex offers the smallest group size (12) of any shark cage diving vessel in South Africa. Book a transfer and get a 10 minute free visit to the African Penguins at Boulders.