Skip to content
Swim with sea turtles, Gnaraloo, Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia

Snorkeling at Gnaraloo

Our first morning of the season was spent doing introductions to the program and hearing presentations on the research we would be conducting. After a long couple of hours, it…

Read more
Stranded sea turtle at the Gnaraloo Bay rookery

Turtle out of water

Night surveys were well underway, and turtle activity on the beach had started to pick up. This meant that our Night Surveys involved less trudging back and forth, up and…

Read more
Satellite tagged turtle - Gnaraloo Turtle Conservation Program

Receiving you loud and clear

Not so long ago, we in the GTCP Season 2017/18 were afforded an exciting opportunity. We were given the opportunity to work in collaboration with a turtle satellite tagging program.…

Read more
Sea turtle flipper tagging

TAG. You’re it!

Something about being a benchmark is incredibly noteworthy. Whether you are spearheading a new campaign, or in our case a new protocol, being the first feels invigorating. We are in…

Read more
Gnaraloo Dark Sky

First Night Survey

The time had finally come for us to start Night Survey. We had had seen quite a bit of activity on the beach during our Day Survey, and I couldn’t…

Read more
Sea turtle tracks

The first time’s the charm

The first nine days of surveys started with the same routine: wake up, eat breakfast, avoid kangaroos along the drive to Gnaraloo Bay, survey the beach and return home, all…

Read more
Gnaraloo emus

Let There Be Spring

Springtime lives in all of our hearts as the time of year when all of the females swoon over baby animals and men tense up their muscles and say things…

Read more
Back To Top