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Whales stranded at Farewell Spit back in the water

Volunteers are using two boats to guide the 17 pilot whales stranded at Golden Bay this morning to the rest of the their pod and try to coax them out to deeper waters. About 200 of the 240 whales that … Continue reading

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Visit the National Whale Centre Hub

The NWC Display and Development Hub is located in Building 1, London Quay on the Picton Foreshore above Dolphin Watch and opposite Le Café, only a 3-4 minute walk from the Ferry Terminal. Opening hours : Wednesday-Sunday 12.00-17.00

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Keep an eye on our Whale Kids newsletters

In the December issue of Whale Kids we talk about the Shepherd’s Beaked Whale. Click the pic to head to the PDF version. Also you can check out the back catalogue by clicking here.  

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Japan to resume whaling in Antarctic despite court ruling

Japan has announced it will resume whaling in the Antarctic early next year after a break of more than a year. The decision comes despite an International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruling that Japan cease all whaling. The Japanese government … Continue reading

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Purchase an NWC t-shirt

The perfect gift that supports this worthy cause as well as being eco-friendly to boot! Available for kids, men and women in black and white. See the shop for more details.

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