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Migaloo White Whale Breach Great Photos

An Australian photographer photographed Migaloo the albino white whale on Friday when he captured all 50-tonnes of the amazing animal north of Newcastle.

White Whale Migaloo

White Whale Migaloo

Using a lightning-fast shudder speed Alley captured the panograph of the white whale Migaloo breaching out of the water at Nelson Bay, north of Newcastle, on Friday.

Using a lightning-fast shudder speed Alley captured the panograph of the white whale Migaloo breaching out of the water at Nelson Bay, north of Newcastle, on Friday.

Veteran photographer, Ray Alley shot These photos off the coast of Nelson Bay in NSW. The white whale Migaloo, who is migrating north for the winter from the cold waters of the Antarctic to the tropical warmth of north Queensland, stopped off for a rare display of showmanship on his way through at Nelson Bay.
Migaloo shares his distinguishable albino appearance with just one other white whale in the world, a Norwegian. He was first sighted for the first time this year by a member of the public just off the coast of Green Cape in southern NSW on Tuesday.
Migaloo, 35, was seen at Cape Green on NSW south coast before swimming past Sydney on Thursday. The much-loved whale has returned to Australia’s eastern seaboard every year since first sighting in 1991

Sightings of Killer Whales

 Seen whales everyday we have been on the water for the past 34 days! Our sightings of killer whales have included Transient Killer Whales, J & L Pods from our Southern Resident Community of Killer Whales, Humpback Whales, and Minke Whales in the Salish Sea. We have seen Killer Whale Transients hunting seals and sea […] Continue reading →

Record number of Whales at Kurnell spotted by Whale Watchers

 All hail the whale: Whale Watchers spot record number of whales at Kurnell on Monday. A record 103 whales were spotted on Monday at Cape Solander, Kurnell, on their annual trek north to warmer waters. Volunteer whale watcher Wayne Reynolds said there was something special about the whale groups counted. ‘‘We had five hours of […] Continue reading →

Migaloo, one of world’s rarest whales

 OFF BOTANY BAY, Australia (NBC/APTN) — Australian camera crews filmed an unusual site in the ocean near Sydney Thursday. One of the world’s rarest whales was seen frolicking as it made its annual migration. Check out the video world’s rarest whales. The male, all-white humpback is called Migaloo is one of the world’s rarest whales. […] Continue reading →

Whale watchers wanted for census June 29, 2014

 WHALE watchers are being encouraged to keep their eyes peeled at viewing platforms across the region on Sunday June 29 as part of annual Whale Census Day. The mammals have begun their annual northerly migration and towards the end of June to early July are traditionally considered the best times of year to spot them. […] Continue reading →

Summer sightings for Whale Watching

 Summer whale sightings by whale watchers in São Miguel, Azores. Whale watching trips saw large groups of dolphins (common dolphins and Atlantic spotted dolphins), many sperm whales and 3 fin whales June 6, 2104. Whale watchers also spotted some loggerhead turtles out there today. Mr. Liable rewards whale watching The Azores islands are famous for […] Continue reading →

Leaping whale in calmer seas rewards whale watching

 After a week of blustery sea conditions it was smooth sailing during our whale watching tour this morning. After sighting some Bottlenose Dolphins we found an adolescent whale milling around offshore from the Q1 tower (which was often shrouded in mist today). Our patient passengers were rewarded with two spectacular breaches close to our vessel […] Continue reading →