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Current SightingsPosted on: Friday, 6 September 2019

6 September

written by Karyn Cooper

False Bay ( 45 minutes from Cape Town, half day trip) This location has enjoyed good sightings of Cow sharks at Seal Island in4 -5 meter water visibility. The last week has seen a few missed trips. The water temp is 14.5 degrees. The bay is ali...

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Seven Gill Cow Shark at Seal Island, South Africa

Current SightingsPosted on: Friday, 23 August 2019

23 August 2019

written by Karyn Cooper

False Bay ( 45 minutes from Cape Town, half day trip) This location has enjoyed good sightings of Cow sharks at Seal Island in4 -5 meter water visibility in the last week on most of the trips. The water temp is 14.5 degrees. The bay is alive wi...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Friday, 2 August 2019

2 August 2019

written by Karyn Cooper

False Bay ( 45 minutes from Cape Town, half day trip) This location has enjoyed good sightings of Cow sharks at Seal Island in2 - 3 meter water visibility in the last week. The water temp is a cool 13,5 degrees but nothing the warm wetsuits can...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Monday, 29 July 2019

29 July 2019

written by Karyn Cooper

False Bay ( 45 minutes from Cape Town, half day trip) This location has enjoyed good sightings of Cow sharks at Seal Island in 4- 5meter water visibility onthe last 4 trips these past two days. This bodes well for shark cage diving trips going ...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Tuesday, 16 July 2019

16 July 2019

written by Karyn Cooper

False Bay Although this is peak Great White season, we are yet to seethe Great Whites at the Island. In the meantime we have cage dived with large Cow sharks and enjoyed sightings of Whales. We have also been operating trips to offshore Cape Poin...

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Port and Starboard- Orca

Current SightingsPosted on: Sunday, 26 May 2019

Port & Starboard at Seal Island

written by Monique Fallows

The notorious shark-eating orca duo of Port and Starboard need no introduction. Last weekend the carcasses of 5 Sevengill sharks washed ashore in the Bettys Bay area showing the classic signs of an orca kill, a surgically clean removal of each sha...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Tuesday, 2 April 2019

2 April 2019 - Current Sightings

written by Karyn Cooper

Shark Cage Diving in Cape Town has been very good, with an average of between 4 - 10 cow sharks per trip. With such good activity, our guests are all getting twice the amount of cage time. To add to the experience, the guests have been seeing pod...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Tuesday, 19 February 2019

19 February

written by Karyn Cooper

Shark Cage diving in Cape Town has successfuly seen sharks on all trips. A few days have been slow however on average we are seeing 4 - 6 cow sharks. These dinosaurs of the sea are interactive and the guests are lucky enough to get to spend extra ...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Monday, 11 February 2019

Current Sightings 11 February 2019

written by Karyn Cooper

Cape Town Shark Cage Diving has been fantastic with excellent sightings of the dinosaurs of the sea, the Cow Shark. We have been averagaging 8 different sharks per trip and given the high activity, guests are all doing two cage dives. Only a half ...

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Current SightingsPosted on: Sunday, 20 January 2019

20 January 2019

written by Karyn Cooper

Cape Town shark cage diving has been excellent with sightings of the Seven Gill Cow sharks on every trip at Seal Island. These dinosaurs of the sea are interactive around the boat and the guests are loving cage diving with them. Viz is 4 meters an...

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