Whale Festival 2016

October 04, 2016 Anwynn Louw

The Hermanus whale festival started 25 years ago. Residents and visitors from all over the world visit the coastal town of Hermanus to see the Southern Right whales and other marine wildlife. This festival focuses on ocean-themed activities, exhibitions and fun for all ages. It is the only eco-marine festival in South Africa.

Dyer Island Conservation Trust stand was in the Eco tent at this year’s Whale Festival which took place over the weekend of 30 September – 02 October 2016.

The Dyer Island Conservation Trust operates largely due to the support of three Fair Trade Tourism labelled companies,