Hermanus Wine and Food Fair

- Festivals

When? 9-11th August Where and when is the Fair? From the 9-11 August, visitors will be warmly welcomed to the Hermanus Wine and Food Fair. Surrounded by the areas beauty, you will be encouraged not only to taste the...

Hermanus Kalfie Festival

- Conservation & Community, Festivals, News

8-12th August 2013 The Hermanus Kalfiefees, Afrikaans for calf festival, is the perfect prelude to the Two Oceans Hermanus whale festival. The Kalfiefees refers to the whale calves that are born along the Hermanus c...

Hermanus Fynarts Festival

- Festivals, News

7-16th June 2013. This year marks the addition of a new festival to the Hermanus calendar. This event is planned to run annually, joining the ranks of the Kalfiefees and the Two Oceans Whale Festival....
Scenic Boat Cruises

Scenic Boat Cruises in Hermanus

- News

Southern Right Charters offer a selection of scenic cruises during the summer season, December to February....

Southern Right Charters hoists the International Blue Flag

- Conservation & Community, News, Press, Whales

The official launch of the 12th Blue Flag season was held at Grotto Beach in Hermanus, Western Cape, on 11 October 2012. Southern Right Charters was awarded Blue Flag status....

‘Save the Whales: Reloaded’ forms new global community

- Conservation & Community, News, Press

HISTORIC ALLIANCE OF LEADING ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS PLEDGE NEW ACTIONS TO PROTECT WHALES AND DOLPHINS A new global community has been formed to protect whales and dolphins across the world’s oceans. The alliance was...

South African Olympic sprint paddler Bridgitte Hartley & Celtic Women joins Southern Right Charters

- News, Press, Sightings, Whales

On the 1st October 2012, the Celtic Woman and Bridgitte Hartley joined us whale watching. During their trip they encountered a number of Southern Right Whales and were lucky enough to view whales breaching close up....

International Coastal Cleanup Day & Marine Intern blog update

- Conservation & Community, News, Press

On Saturday the 15th of September, Southern Right Charters took to the cliffs; sea and surrounding areas of the New Harbour in Hermanus to assist in the worldwide initiative to ensure a cleaner ocean. With clipboard...

The world’s only ‘Whale Crier’ enjoys whale watching with Southern Right Charters

- Conservation & Community, Encounters, News, Sightings, Whales

On Wednesday, 25th July, the world’s only ‘Whale Crier’ joined us on our morning whale watching trip. The Whale Crier  arrived at the Whale Shack, our booking office, with a feather in his cap, a ...