Sighting Details

Reporter's name:
Tom Felce
Observer Activity:
On Land
Total number of sightings by Tom Felce:
Date Time Location Behavior
19/10/2015 15:00 North of Calf sound Feeding

Number and size of sharks

total <2m 2-4m 4-6m 6-8m >8m
1 1

Distance from animals

350 metres

Shark Details

Alas no photos, didn't have a camera with us as is always the case when you see something special/unusual. It was an interesting sighting particularly as there were some porpoises very close to the young shark for a few minutes, probably less than 50 metres away from one another, but no obvious reaction from either species. Note from Jackie Hall: This is an astonishingly late report for a basking shark. Interesting that it is of a newborn of

Environment Details