Daily Blog 12 February 2024 | Shark Cage Diving in South Africa

Guest Comments:

“Lovely experience, with super friendly and knowledgeable staff. Super clean too!”
– Manish and Suzanne

“Very friendly crew – Second time we did that dive and still amazing”
– Matthies

“Very well organized”
– Piela


Location: Gansbaai, South Africa

Dive site: Joubertsdam

Water temp: Warm

Visibility: Moderate

Sightings:  Hammerhead shark + Bronze whaler sharks + Short-tail stingray, Brydes Whale, African Penguin & Common dolphins

Summary: Today was a beautiful day in the sun! With the warm water, we had some great activity with our Bronze Whaler sharks and even a juvenile hammerhead at the back of our boat! Alongside our shark sightings, we were lucky enough to have a Cape Fur seal join us. For the 2nd trip today we started with incredible common dolphins, witch are always such a bonus!, on anchor we had incredible Bronze whaler shark activity and also a visit from an adult African penguin right in front of the cage!!  Thanks to all who joined us today, we hope you enjoyed it!

Trip 1.

Trip 2.

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See also​

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Conservation Partners

Dyer Island Conservation Trust

African Penguin & Seabird Sanctuary

Department: Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment

Cape Nature

Overstrand Municipality

Plastics SA

Tourism Partners

Fair Trade Tourism


Cape Town Tourism

Cape Country Routes

Gansbaai Tourism