The annual migration of eastern Australian Humpback whales is well underway along the coastline of NSW and Queensland.
Between June and November there will be a constant flow of Humpback whales; northbound until mid-August, then southbound until mid-November. The migration of Humpback whales is a 'Never Ending Journey'
There are many opportunites to watch the Humpback whales from both land and on the sea. Its important if your on the water to familiarise yourself with the Whale Watching guidelines.
Dr Phil Clapham, in his Roger Revelle Commemorative Lecture, provides a broad perspective on the status of the Great Whales following the last devastating period of commercail whaling. He summarises future potential threats, including climate change, and also presents their role as Eco-System Engineers contributing to the health of the Global Ocean Eco-Systems. A must read for everyone interested in Whale conservation and protection!
Over the next three years we will be redeveloping The Oceania Project's website. What we are planning and how you can help with this work is fully explained at Humpback Whales - Spread the Story
You can also support the work with a donation to The Oceania Project GoFundMe Campaign, Thank you for your Support!!
Conversation with Richard Fidler ABC RN featuring the research of Dr Trish Franklin and Wally Franklin in Hervey Bay.
Get your Community involved in the Humpback ICON Project and see Help Save Our Humpbacks for information about what you can do to help the Eastern Australian Humpback Whales.
On iWhales.org you will find movies, sounds and photography of Eastern Australian Humpbacks recorded during our Annual Whale Research Expedtions in Hervey Bay which are available as DVD's or films.
The 60 minute Audio CD Album: 'Songlines - Songs of the Eastern Australian Humpbacks' featuring 'Migaloo'. Buy Now.
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