Thanks to Tim who let me ride along on some testing on the new AUUC boat. There was a surprising amount of visibility at Maria Island with a few awesome kelpy guts. Not much in the way of fish though! #moremarinereserves#underwaterphotography @unidivenz
– A Love Letter To My City – It's so magical to look across the sea and see a dormant volcano. Rangi in Māori means Sky, whilst Toto means Blood. Rangitoto Island. ( 📷 taken a month ago, not on this stormy Sunday)
🐋AUCKLAND WHALE AND DOLPHIN SAFARI 🐋 #repost @aucklandwhaleanddolphinsafari ・・・ #throwbackthursday to this time last year when we were blown away with the number of blue whales visiting the Hauraki Gulf! 🐳 Wonder if they will be here again this year....only one way to find out...😄
Incredibly proud to deliver our new #blakeinspire for Sailors Programme with 30 enthusiastic young sailors this week and a great @blake_newzealand and @yachting_new_zealand team. We all have a role to improve water quality so life can thrive. The actions of these young sailors are a great example of what an exciting future can look like.
New adventures, weekend getaways, offshore fishing, good times, screaming reels, bent rods and bloody decks to come on #talisman rayglass 3500 for @markw2018photography happy Friday!! #reelfishingaddictionnz
Fancy a new challenge - try the Great Race North shorthanded. Here’s Pretty Woman showing how it’s done in light winds in Race 1 of the #lewmartripleseries . 📸cred: Shorthanded Sailing Association of New Zealand #shorthanded
@johnny_tulloch strikes again with a donkey!! Another beast for the new softbait set up with his Stradic getting the job done pulling this red out the shallows. Fish 19.1lb his new pb!! Who’s going to stop this fella?!? Ouch man she was a good day out on the water with the boys getting into some good fish and releasing plenty of fish to keep swimming!! Yew - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - #fishing#nzfishing
In our newest thought leader post, marine ecosystems expert Fraser Stobie writes in the first of four pieces about the Blue Economy, with a focus in particular on the sustainability of the ocean economy. The Blue Economy includes (but is not limited to) activities like renewable energy, eco-tourism, climate-change mitigations, certified sustainable fisheries, ocean afforestation, and carbon sequestration. Check it out through the link in our bio. Excerpt - “The Blue Economy first started receiving attention as a stand-alone concept in 2012 as the world contended with sudden growth in ocean economies intermingled with increasingly rapid deterioration of coastal ...
Fastest way home before the southerly front hit. After waking up at 5.30am we were on the water as the sun came up and off the water well before the storm hit by 11 am. . . #correctweatherforecast#outdooreducation @visitauckland
GIVEAWAY TIME! We are heading out around the islands of the Gulf on Friday, July 19 to shoot some drone footage of the Riverhead Ferry, and we need a group of 10 people to join us! You will drink at cost price from the onboard bar, and your trip around the islands of the gulf with your mates will be free! To enter:⠀ - Tag your 9 friends you want to bring⠀ - Make sure you are ALL following The Riverhead Ferry on Instagram...(we will be checking). ⠀ Winner will be drawn Friday, July 12! #giveaway