friends for sharks events

Auckland Week One Done!

It has been a busy week of events in Auckland and we’ve really enjoyed presenting at dive clubs, Auckland Zoo and at a home school event.

Our first lecture was for Global Dive and this was a great start to our time in Auckland. We then went on to present for Auckland Zoo’s Friends of the […]

By |September 6th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Auckland Week One Done!

2200 Steps to Recovery

After a busy and successful round of events in Christchurch, we took some time away from our computers to explore the stunning scenery of New Zealand’s south island. We made the most of the glorious Easter sunshine and visited Akaroa, Lake Tekapo and Mount Cook National Park. We found ourselves constantly shouting ‘view’ as each […]

By |April 20th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on 2200 Steps to Recovery

Friends for Sharks in Christchurch

Our first two weeks in New Zealand have flown by with a variety of shark conservation events in Christchurch and surrounds. We have had a busy and fun time sharing our work with adults and children including at Templeton, Opawa, Clarkville and Papanui Primary schools. The reception we received at each school was very positive […]

By |March 30th, 2015|Blog|2 Comments

Paradise Found…The Cook Islands

Rarotonga in the Cook Islands has a population of approximately 13,000 people and we were really looking forward to spending time within this island community and sharing our shark conservation work with people that are surrounded by the ocean and different shark species on a daily basis.

We arrived after our week in Vancouver to glorious […]

By |March 22nd, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Paradise Found…The Cook Islands

It never rains, but it pours.

We arrived in Vancouver during what is usually the rainy season but have been blessed with nearly uninterrupted sunshine. This is not to say that the first international stop on our Tour has gone entirely smoothly. I managed to slip and cut my elbow fairly badly on the first day though at a cost of […]

By |March 1st, 2015|Blog|1 Comment

Friends for Sharks Calendar of Events

We have been away from our desks recently visiting family/friends and collecting some of our fundraising raffle prizes from local businesses in Shrewsbury, Shropshire. We are very grateful to the businesses that are supporting our cause and it was a pleasure to meet and thank each business in person. We are back in Cornwall for […]

By |December 12th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on Friends for Sharks Calendar of Events

Friends for Sharks in London

It has been a busy time for us since we moved back to England from South Africa last week and Friends for Sharks HQ is currently in Central London. The sights and sounds of London were quite a shock to the system after the peaceful beaches and mountains of False Bay, South Africa.


Since landing in […]

By |November 19th, 2014|Blog|Comments Off on Friends for Sharks in London