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10 Weird Dolphin Facts

Surprising facts about dolphins, that you might not know.

Our crew love to share, here are some of the more surprising facts about bottlenose dolphins, we share on our island and wildlife day cruise,

1. When humans take a breath, they replace only 15% of the air in their lungs with fresh air. When dolphins take […]

By |August 25th, 2021|Sailing on Carino|0 Comments

Local Children learn about endangered wildlife in the Bay of Islands, on tours donated by Carino Wildlife Cruises

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Date 19 February 2021

Local Children learn about endangered wildlife in the Bay of Islands, on tours donated by Carino Wildlife Cruises

About 40 children from the Bay of Islands are scheduled and 12 children have already completed the Carino marine explorer activity, that promotes hands on learning about the critically endangered bottlenose dolphins in […]

By |February 18th, 2021|Sailing on Carino|0 Comments

Covid-19 and how we decided this was a chance to give back! – Carino Marine Explorer Activity

When Covid hit in March 2020 everything in the business of tourism changed.

Our cruise and business relied on 85% of international tourism with borders closed and no idea when they would be open again, we took the time to look at our business and where we wanted to go.

Early on I made the decision […]

By |January 24th, 2021|Sailing on Carino|1 Comment

Carino Wildlife Cruises receives International Recognition

 

Here’s the kind of news I’d love to share everyday:
 

Carino wildlife cruises is Internationally certified, as a responsible whale and dolphin watching operator, the only one in the Bay of Islands and one of 23 worldwide
Carino wildlife cruises is one of a special group of the world’s leading responsible whale and dolphin watching tour […]

By |July 14th, 2020|Sailing on Carino|0 Comments

Coronavirus: What we are doing to protecting our passengers & crew

Kia ora from team Carino, Vanessa and Bruce

We hope this finds you all well and stretching your legs a little, in Level 2.

After spending time in lockdown 4 and 3 and now 2, we are ready to be back out on the water.

But

We need to keep our crew safe, and our customers safe. Unfortunately […]

By |May 22nd, 2020|Sailing on Carino|0 Comments

Our commitment is to the future of wild dolphins in the Bay of Islands

A Massey University report, commissioned by the Department Of Conservation, indicates a very high level of correlation between boat-dolphin interaction and an ongoing drop in the local bottlenose dolphin population within the Bay of Islands.

Carino Sailing and Dolphins was privileged to have had a direct involvement in the production of this report, hosting a […]

By |April 26th, 2019|Sailing on Carino|0 Comments

How do We know the Dolphins by name?

 

How can you tell which dolphin is that? Is a question at is often asked by our guests.

Just like parents can pick their child out in the playground, we can look at our wild bottlenose dolphins and know them by name. Names we have chosen, usually by association to their mother, location at birth […]

By |August 17th, 2018|Sailing on Carino|0 Comments

Wild Dolphins – To Swim or Not to Swim?

For many people, the opportunity to swim with wild dolphins is at the very top of their bucket list.

However, in our modern tech heavy world, an augmented reality of what swimming with wild dolphins is like seems to have taken hold. At Carino Sailing and Dolphin Adventures we believe that it is important to […]

By |November 11th, 2016|Sailing on Carino|1 Comment

Winter is here in the bay! What do we do?

Winter for the Carino Crew, means a time to take a breath and regenerate for the next season.  This involves slipping the yacht, which is an intensive week of sanding, painting and polishing.  Getting all those maintenance jobs that have cropped up in the summer all fixed and sorted. It is a great time […]

By |July 13th, 2016|Sailing on Carino|0 Comments

Our favourite way to see the bay.

Sailing is the art of moving or traveling over water by use of sails.

For us it is much more! It is all about the smiles when we turn the engines off and the wind catches the sail. We can almost see our guests take a deep breath and relax into the motion. For us, […]

By |January 29th, 2016|Sailing on Carino|0 Comments