Sharks

How I became a Mermaid – Katia’s Story of Learning to Dive

How I became a Mermaid – Katia’s Story of Learning to Dive

I started diving only a few months ago and I’m already hooked! I must admit, at first I was very afraid to try this whole diving thing. Naturally, you think of the first thing all normal human beings think of: “but what about the sharks?!” Honestly – I’m one of those extremely naive people who are terribly afraid of […]

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Angler Catches Record Great White off Cape Agulhas

Angler Catches Record Great White off Cape Agulhas

Recent news hitting international headlines is the record catch of British angler Andy Hales who caught a 6 metre, two-ton great white shark off Cape Agulhas on 25th March this year. The 55 year old from Birmingham was fishing for yellow fin tuna “and other sharks” with fellow businessman Richard Foster when he caught the […]

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My Life – The Story of A Great White Shark

My Life – The Story of A Great White Shark

Today we have a guest post from Sebastian, the 13 year old son of one of our instructors, Nick.  Sebastian is passionate about scuba diving and the underwater world. His story is a great example of how, through the education of our children, we can help preserve our oceans and the many endangered species that […]

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10 Fascinating Facts About Broadnose Sevengill Cowsharks

10 Fascinating Facts About Broadnose Sevengill Cowsharks

Broadnose Sevengill Cowsharks should be considered the ambassadors for sharks, with their smiley faces.  We are fortunate to be able to dive with them at Miller’s Point in Simon’s Town. Here are some interesting facts we’ve discovered about these sharks: There are four species of cow shark, the bluntnose sixgill, the bigeyed sixgill, the broadnose […]

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