Male southern right whale annoying a female

Whale watching from a boat in False Bay

During Tony’s period of planned maintenance we took a whale watching trip in False Bay with Simon’s Town Boat Company. What was it like? Pretty amazing. I’ll post some photos later. Here’s a short video clip showing the front of the whale watching boat (and whale watchers), and a couple of southern right whales so close we could practically smell their breath.

It was a bit of a swelly day, so the boat moved up and down quite a lot. (A partial excuse for my poor camera work.)

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Clare

Lapsed mathematician, creator of order, formulator of hypotheses. Lover of the ocean, being outdoors, the bush, reading, photography, travelling (especially in Africa) and road trips.

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