Saturday, July 30, 2011

Old Footage Of A Humpback Whale Rescue

Old Footage Of A Humpback Whale Rescue!
Watch the video footage below

Humpback whale disentanglement
In late August '02 an adult humpback whale became entangled in shark mesh off the QLD Gold Coast. The whale disappeared dragging the heavy net and was not expected to survive. Three days later the animal was relocated off Yamba in NSW with net wrappe...

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Humpback Whale Says Thank You After Being Rescued

Humpback Love - Humpback Whale Saved - thanks Rescue team
The Whale. If you read a recent front page story of the San Francisco Chronicle, you would have read about a female humpback whale who had become entangled in a spider web of crab traps and lines. She was weighted down by hundreds of pounds of traps ...

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Humpback Whales Come To Say Hi in Harvey Bay

Inquisitive Humpback Whales, Hervey Bay
This clip, courtesy of the Oceania Project, shows how inquisitive Humpbacks can be, particularly when they are in the calm waters off Hervey, and for such large creatures how graceful their movements can be.

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Whale Watching In Harvey Bay in 2011

2011 Whale Watching video guide, Hervey Bay Queensland Australia
Well one of the first Humpback whales has been spotted on its migration north off Queenslands east coast. Hervey Bay is known as Australias best whale watching locations. Here is a little video that we have put together that was shot late last season...

If you haven't made the trip yet to see the largest whale population in many years display their stuff then you really are missing out!
Harvey Bay is the stop off point for these wonderful Humpbacks to give birth to their calves.
Go on making a booking today!
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