Dolphin watching and nature tours
Species: Pachyptila turtur
Islands off North, South and Stewart Is; Chatham Is; Antipodes Is; The Snares; islands off SE Australia; Crozet and Kerguelen Is; Falkland Is
August to February
Abundant in offshore subtropical waters from North Cape to Foveaux Strait. Other populations throughout subantarctic zone.
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See New Zealand with the birding experts
Albatross Encounter, is a well established pelagic boat tour operating from the picturesque coastal town of Kaikoura
We are passionate about our wildlife and environment. Receive personal attention in small groups from friendly, knowledgeable guides and enjoy tours that are generous in length with descriptive commentary on the behaviour and habits of birds.
To discover New Zealand’s unique bird-life and finest natural wonderlands, contact the specialists in custom designed birding tours for small groups, couples and individuals
Embark on a unique multi-day voyage of discovery that very few New Zealanders get to experience
A warm current from the Australian Great Barrier Reef flows onto Stewart Island. This brings a much more diverse variety of marine creatures than would normally be found in waters of this latitude, a visit will have you wishing for more