Southern Right Whales – the right whale to watch!

This podcast is presented by Mandy Watson, Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, and Greg Muller, an award winning TV, radio, online journalist and podcast producer with nearly 20 years experience in the Australian media.

Whale expert Mandy Watson has been studying Southern Right Whales in Victoria for over 25 years. Catch her fascinating podcast about why this species is critically endangered, what threatens it’s recovery today and how you can help. She discusses her photo-ID research and how citizen scientists support the conservation of this enigmatic species.

Southern Right Whales – The Right Whale to Watch! Resource links (PDF 520 KB)

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What to bring

Suitable clothing for the weather conditions – be sun smart.

  • Sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat.
  • Bottle of water.
  • Insect repellent.
  • Sturdy shoes.
  • A beanie and jacket are also a good idea at Logan’s Beach, no matter what time of year!