Sea Birding Pelagic Trips South Africa, Cape Town Pelagics

  

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Black-browed Albatross © Dalton Gibbs
Black-browed Albatross photographed on our Cape Town Pelagics trip of 6 April 2013 © Dalton Gibbs.

Blue Petrel - seen during the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 2 September 2012 © Barrie Rose
Blue Petrel - a rare vagrant normally found south of 40degS - seen during Cape Town Pelagics trip of 2 September 2012
© Barrie Rose.

Long-tailed Jaeger © Dalton Gibbs during a Cape Town Pelagics trip
Long-tailed Jaeger seen on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 26 February 2012 © Dalton Gibbs.

Wandering Albatross juvenile seen on a Cape Town Pelagics trip in 2012 © Jon Hartley.
Wandering Albatross juvenile seen on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 12 February 2012 © Jon Hartley.

Pelagic birding behind a trawler on a Cape Town Pelagics trip in 2012 © Jon Hartley.
Pelagic birding behind a trawler on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 12 February 2012 © Jon Hartley.


Wilson's Storm-Petrel seen on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 12 February 2012 © Jon Hartley.

Sabine's Gull seen on a Cape Town Pelagics trip in 2012 © Jon Hartley.
Sabine's Gull seen on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 12 February 2012 © Jon Hartley.

Great Shearwater seen on a Cape Town Pelagics trip in 2012 © Jon Hartley.
Great Shearwater seen on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 12 February 2012 © Jon Hartley.

Flesh-footed Shearwater is a local rarity, seen on a Cape Town Pelagics trip in 2012 © Dalton Gibbs.
Flesh-footed Shearwater is a local rarity, seen on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 29 January 2012 © Dalton Gibbs.

Sabine's Gull seen on a Cape Town Pelagics trip in 2012 © Dalton Gibbs.
Sabine's Gull seen on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 29 January 2012 © Dalton Gibbs.

Wandering Albatross seen on a Cape Town Pelagics trip in 2012 © Niall Perrins www.niall.co.za.
Wandering Albatross seen on a Cape Town Pelagics trip in 2012 © Niall Perrins. See more pictures by Niall Perrins at www.niall.co.za.

6 Albatross species seen on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 30 July 2011 © Jon Hemp
Six Albatross species were seen on this Cape Town Pelagics trip of 30 July 2011 © Jon Hemp.

Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross on a Cape Town Pelagics trip 30 july 2011 © Jon Hemp
Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross on this Cape Town Pelagics trip of 30 July 2011 © Jon Hemp.

White-chinned Petrel on a Cape Town Pelagics trips in 2011 © Barrie Rose.
White-chinned Petrel on this Cape Town Pelagics trip of 30 July 2011 © Barrie Rose.

Wandering Albatross on a Cape Town Pelagics trips in 2011 © Barrie Rose.
Wandering Albatross on this Cape Town Pelagics trip of 30 July 2011 © Barrie Rose.

Humpbacked Whale seen on a Cape Town Pelagics trip on 18 July 2009 © David Allen.
Humpbacked Whale seen on this Cape Town Pelagics trip from Durban 18 July 2009 © David Allen.

Southern Giant Petrel seen on a Cape Town Pelagics trip on 18 July 2009 © David Allen.
Southern Giant Petrel seen on this Cape Town Pelagics trip from Durban 18 July 2009 © David Allen.

Sub-Antarctic Skua seen on a Cape Town Pelagics trip on 18 July 2009 © David Allen.
Sub-Antarctic Skua seen on this Cape Town Pelagics trip from Durban 18 July 2009 © David Allen.

Dusky Dolphin seen on Cape Town Pelagics trips in May and January 2010 © Barrie Rose.
Dusky Dolphin seen on Cape Town Pelagics trips on 23 January 2010 © Barrie Rose.

Black-bellied Storm Petrel on a Cape Town Pelagics Trip © Barrie Rose
Black-bellied Storm-Petrel is an unusual winter visitor, seen on Cape Town Pelagics trips of 15 May 2010 © Barrie Rose.

Flesh-footed Shearwater, a local rarity, seen on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 23 January 2010 © Barrie Rose
Flesh-footed Shearwater is a local rarity, seen on Cape Town Pelagics trip on 23 January 2010 © Barrie Rose.


Grey-backed Storm Petrel photographed on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 27 December 2009 © Rob Leslie. This is only the second record in southern Africa!

Royal Albatross on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 16 august 2008 © Jan Kube
Southern Royal Albatross on the Cape Town Pelagics Trip of 16 August 2008 © Jan Kube

Royal Albatross on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 16 august 2008 © Jan Kube
Southern Royal Albatross on the Cape Town Pelagics Trip of 16 August 2008 © Jan Kube


Cape Point, seen from the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 11 October 2008 © Martin Potgieter

Royal Albatross on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 16 august 2008 © Jan Kube
Southern Royal Albatross on the Cape Town Pelagics Trip of 16 August 2008 © Jan Kube

Simonstown Harbour © Martin Potgieter
Simonstown Harbour during the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 11 October 2008 © Martin Potgieter

Great Shearwaters on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 11 October 2008 © Martin Potgieter
Great Shearwaters on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 11 October 2008 © Martin Potgieter

Wilson's Storm Petrels,
Wilson's Storm Petrels, "walking on the water" on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 11 October 2008 © Martin Potgieter

Yellow-nosed Albatross on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 11 October 2008 © Martin Potgieter
Yellow-nosed Albatross on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 11 October 2008 © Martin Potgieter

Hartlaub's Gull on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 11 October 2008 © Martin Potgieter
Hartlaub's Gull on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 11 October 2008 © Martin Potgieter

Great Shearwater on the Cape Town Pelagics trip of 11 October 2008 © Martin Potgieter
Great Shearwater on a Cape Town Pelagics trip in October 2008 © Niall Perrins. See more pictures taken by
Niall Perrins at www.niall.co.za.

Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross adult on a Cape Town Pelagics trip off Durban in July 2008 © David Allan Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross juvenile on a Cape Town Pelagics trip off Durban in July 2008 © David Allan
Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross (left adult; right juvenile) on a Cape Town Pelagics trip off Durban in July 2008
© David Allan