Dave Hurwitz of Simon’s Town Boat Company has spotted what may be the first Southern Right visitor of  the season.  He writes:

“Hoping this is a good sign for the 2013 Southern Right whale season. A very sprightly animal for our first sighting today!”

His exquisite photos tell the story ….

A Southern Right Whale cavorting in False Bay. Photo Dave Hurwitz A Southern Right Whale cavorting in False Bay. Photo Dave Hurwitz A Southern Right Whale cavorting in False Bay. Photo Dave Hurwitz A Southern Right Whale cavorting in False Bay. Photo Dave Hurwitz A Southern Right Whale cavorting in False Bay. Photo Dave Hurwitz A Southern Right Whale cavorting in False Bay. Photo Dave Hurwitz DSC_2455 DSC_2456 DSC_2459 A Southern Right Whale cavorting in False Bay. Photo Dave Hurwitz