Monthly Archives: May 2013

African Shark Eco-Charters – Certificate Of Excellence

By | May 22nd, 2013|Tour Happening's|

Great news! African Shark Eco-Charters has earned a 2013 Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor. Been on a shark cage diving or breaching trip with us recently? Please write your review on trip advisor so guests can see what your experience was like with the amazing great white sharks.   Natural predation by Great White Sharks on Cape Fur Seals   Join us on one of our “Airjaws” shark breaching trips to witness this spectacular breaching behaviour of the Great White Sharks. This is certainly something that you do not want to miss! Here is some further information on our Great White Shark breaching trips. We would consider our high season to be from May to end of August and the best months for the predation and breaching activity is during June, July and August. September is in between high and intermediate season. February and March is too early [...]

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Shark Diving Safety

By | May 17th, 2013|Press, Tour Happening's|

Shark diving Safety is a top priority for us here at African Shark Eco-Charters. We comply with a strict set of safety rules and regulations set out by SAMSA (South African Maritime Safety Authority) as well as all regulations set out by Marine and Coastal Management. African Shark Eco-Charters is an official white shark permit holder. The skipper holds the appropriate skippers ticket. Our cage is designed according to strict guidelines set out by SAMSA, and has been surveyed by a structural engineer. Before embarking on a trip, a safety briefing is conducted. The location of all safety and emergency equipment is pointed out to the guests. A full medical first aid kit is available on board as well. Our crew is trained to handle emergency situations. All crew are first aid trained. We have a dive master on board. The shark diving safety procedures in place for staff and [...]

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Saying hello to the dawn

By | May 15th, 2013|Tour Happening's|

Heading off to Seal Island, False Bay at dawn. Moon still up.

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