Brydes Whale Feeding

Summer Whale Watching

- Whales

If you google Hermanus what is sure to be top ranking is whales! The town is synonymous with whales & whale watching, be it from land or boat. The town prides itself as a whale hotspot and every local knows the ...

Blue Flag awarded for sustainable whale watching

- Conservation & Community, News

Southern Right Charters as a sustainable whale watching operator is proud to hoist the Blue Flag for this 2017/18 whale season. The International Blue Flag programme promotes sustainable tourism development in marin...

2017 Whale Season – Whale watching – South Africa

- Dolphins, Photo Blog, Sightings, Whales

The annual Hermanus whale watching season is upon us again. Take a look at our photoblog of some of our latest sightings from Southern Right Charters....
Whale Photography

Whale Photography 101

- Dolphins, Encounters, FAQ, Sightings, Whales

Whether you’re rocking a point-and-shoot camera or a sophisticated piece of digital mastery (DSLR), getting an unforgettable pic of a Southern Right Whale is easier than one would think. With its famous “champag...
World Whale Conference

Southern Right Charters partners with the World Cetacean Alliance

- Conservation & Community, News, Newsletters

The World Cetacean Alliance (WCA) has expanded their partnership with plans to highlight the 50 Top Responsible Whale Watching Operators worldwide and identified Southern Right Charters as one of the candidates that...


- Dolphins, Encounters, Newsletters, Sightings, Whales

With months of anticipation Whale season 2017 is here! Curious Brydes whales, Humpback whales, Southern Right Whale mating groups,Orca and dolphins have all been spotted in Hermanus this June. Many people under the ...

Its a #GO for Greater Oceans

- Conservation & Community, News

Southern Right Charters is super excited to launch The Great Oceans Initiative (#GO) to make a daily difference by reducing the amount of litter that ends up polluting our oceans. Every year will welcome a new theme...

The WHALE SEASON Documentary, a short film

- News

Southern Right Charters is moving with the times. Gone are our old DVDs and Hello to our new USB movies. As with all revamps comes improvements, after 6 months of editing, voice-overs and trawling through years of w...

Whale Watching Sighting Update | August 2016

- Sightings, Whales

So much activity out on the water this past month, the Southern Right Whale numbers in the bay have increased exponentially and many of the trips have extended into marine safari’s with a variety of marine lif...