The shark is an endangered species

Hundreds of thousands of people from all over the globe, flock to South Africa to experience the wonder of shark cage diving. This is truly a once-in-a-lifetime adventure for extreme sport thrill seekers. There are a plethora of diving packages available, including week-long holiday packages and all-day diving trips – whatever you package you choose, you will not be disappointed. However, there is a serious problem that needs to be…

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The phenomenon of the sardine run

Shark Booking’s easy-to-use, comprehensive website is the perfect resource to plan your ideal dive holiday package or shark diving package! The informative website lists a number of different dive packages available, including the opportunity to experience one of the greatest migrations on earth, the phenomenon of the sardine run! Every year billions of fish migrate- this activity is largely unexplained but it is generally agreed that the movement coincides with…

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A Magnetic Solution for Sharks

New progress has been made in shark research which has resulted in the lives of hundreds of sharks being saved. Eric Stroud, a chemist based in North Bimini in the Bahamas, has made a lucky discovery: sharks are repelled by magnets. This new finding will have a profound effect in fishing industries and in shark attacks on humans. In the long run, it will benefit sharks the most however, saving…

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Great White Shark Breaching and Hunting in Gansbaai

New to Gansbaai we are now offering White Shark Breaching and predation trips combined with Great White Shark Cage Diving. This new trip is an exclusive for the area as previously only this was available in False Bay at Seal Island. This is an excellent all round trip which includes looking for Great White Sharks hunting Cape Fur Seals and the world famous hunting technique called breaching. Breaching is when…

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How to Avoid a Shark Attack

For many of us, a shark attack is our worst nightmare. We’ve read the stories and seen the films, and the prospect of even seeing a shark fin through the water has us running for our towels in less than a second. If we know how to avoid sharks we can put ourselves at less risk and ensure that we are kept at a safe distance from them. Sharks do…

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