Weekly Update 9th January 2017
Great News as of Monday 2nd January 2017 we have been able to commence commercial whale watching trips again! We have been having successful tours and fantastic sightings with happy passengers and crew alike.
WEEKLY UPDATE - 28th DEC 2016
This week we are conducting a series of trials of our modified trailer unit with the intention of starting commercial whale watching tours again from next week. Interim repair work has taken place on the slipway in the Kaikōura Marina which will allow us to use our vessel Tohorā via our trailer unit much like we did in the old days.
Weekly Update - 12th December 2016
The team at Whale Watch Kaikoura are continually humbled by the ongoing support we are receiving from our friends near and far. We can’t thank you all enough for your continued patience as we work towards being able to operate our whale watching tours again.
Whale Watch Gift Stores 12 Days Of Christmas
With Christmas just around the corner we will be running our very own 12 Days of Christmas specials...
Marine Bird Spotlight – Hutton’s Shearwaters (also known as the Titi)
The Hutton’s Shearwater is an endangered seabird endemic to Kaikōura. Kaikōura is the only place in the world that the Hutton Shearwaters breeds, high in the Kaikōura Ranges at elevations...
Marine Mammal Spotlight - Orca
Orca can be found around the coast of New Zealand (including estuaries and harbours) being seen off the Kaikoura Coastline generally between the months of November – March usually at...
School Holiday Special
For those of you who are planning on doing something as a family for the upcoming school holidays look no further, we have a great special just for you!
A Look Back Over July 2016
Did you know that winter time in Kaikoura is not only incredibly beautiful but also the best time of the year to come whale watching?
Marine Mammal Spotlight - Humpback Whale
Over the last few months we have been incredibly blessed in being able to see many humpback whales out on our tours and even from out the front of our...
Te Wiki O Te Reo Māori - Māori Language Week 2016
It is Māori language week in Aotearoa (New Zealand) from the 4th – 10th July 2016.