Oct 9

2019

The High Price of Peace of Mind

The High Price of Peace of Mind

We Aussies love our beaches – in the warmer months the coastline has a magnetic pull, drawing us to the sand, sea and surf in our thousands. But while the thought of a refreshing ocean dip might be appealing, the concept of potentially coming face to face with one of our most feared predators has […]

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Sep 12

2019

Celebrating SeaWeek

Celebrating SeaWeek

There is one time of the year we look forward to more than any other at Ocean Life Education – when collectively as a nation, we take the opportunity to pay homage to the sea. SeaWeek is Australia’s major public awareness campaign centred around our oceans – a chance to turn our attention on what […]

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Aug 12

2019

Shoreline Show Stoppers

Shoreline Show Stoppers

Every winter, anyone along the East Coast of Australia gets a front row seat for one of nature’s most spectacular shows. The stars are humpback whales – massive marine mammals that like to steal the limelight.  These traveller performers drop by on their 25,000 kilometre round trip between Antarctica and their breeding grounds in the […]

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Jun 11

2019

A Shout out to Sharks

A Shout out to Sharks

They are the most feared, yet the most misunderstood, of all marine animals – apex predators that pre-date the dinosaurs by an estimated 200 million years. Of the almost 500 species of sharks swimming in our oceans, only a handful are the complex killers we hear about on the news – the majority have a […]

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