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Gowings Whale Trust

Industry Expert - Environment - Australia

The Humpback delights coastal dwellers with its acrobatics as it makes its way through Australian waters and by increasing our understanding of this mammal, its environment and the impact man has upon it, we will have a greater chance of ensuring its survival.

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Massive Beach Clean Up on Christmas Island

How much marine debris would you expect to pick up on a single beach? In just one day, 975 kilograms...

25 Aug 2021

A Prosthetic Flipper to Give Injured Sea Turtles a Second Chance

When Nick van der Geest was a child, he dreamt of having a pet sea turtle. That didn’t happen, but...

2 Nov 2020

Gowings Whale Trust: Protecting The Coast’s Majestic Mammals

Stop what you’re doing and hotfoot it to your nearest beach or headland: whale watching season has officially begun! From...

5 Jun 2020

Photo Gallery of MAGNIFICENT Humpback Whales

Whale-come! We’re glad you stopped by. Humpbacks are one of the most easily recognised of these giants of the sea...

4 Jun 2020

Humpbacks on the Move

It’s whale season, and a group of talented artists are sharing their love of the majestic creatures that grace our...

24 Jul 2019

Sea Shepherd Marine Debris Campaign exceeds the million-dollar mark

In February 2016, Sea Shepherd Australia announced a campaign dedicated to raising awareness and combatting the global catastrophe that is...

18 Jul 2018

Sea Shepherd’s Operation Jeedara

Sea Shepherd Australia is part of the Fight for the Bight Alliance, whose mission is to stop BP from drilling...

24 Nov 2017

Support Humpbacks – Gowings Whale Trust

‘There are many great minds on earth and not all are human.’  – Anthony Douglas Williams Here at Coastbeat, we’re...

24 Nov 2017