We are incredibly grateful for all the amazing partners we have. We couldn't do this without you!

NZ on Air  NZ On Air

Greenstone TV  Greenstone TV

Bobby Stafford-Bush Foundation  The Bobby Stafford-Bush Foundation

G.I.F.T. Fund

Wright Family Foundation

 

Dr Rochelle Constantine, University of Auckland

Dr Nan Hauser, Cook Islands Whale Research

Dr Ingrid Visser, Orca Research Trust

Dr Dan Godoy, Lecturer Massey University

Kimoro Taiepa, Lead Tutor Maori Arts Education

Te Wānanga O Aotearoa

AUT

Auckland Zoo

Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium

Woodlands Park School. With special thanks to Liz Manley, Helen Emson and Room 12, Kit McIntyre and Room 5, Andy Boyd and Room 6

Avondale Primary School. With special thanks to Greg Chalmers, Va'ai Sililoto,  Joanne Corcoran, Stacey Brown, and Vicki Billing

Elaine Whitworth, Biology Teacher Unitec Institute of Technology

Vashti Tymkin, Teacher Westmere School

Laureline Meynier, Lecturer Massey University

Native Audio

Alex Mitchell, colour grading

Matt Draper, additional footage

 

With thanks to the project team:

  • Visionary and underwater cameraman: Steve Hathaway

  • Talent and voice over: Riley Hathaway

  • Project manager: Jani Alexander

  • Content producer and product owner: Reuben Pollock

  • Technical lead and development: Axel Busch, xlvisuals

  • User experience research and design: Liz Busch, xlvisuals

  • Graphic and creative design: Rees Morley, Morley Design Group

Dolphins
Hauraki Gulf
Sharks
Turtles
Hongi
How 2 Hongi
Mana
Do you have the mana of an orca?
Te reo!
What is in a name?
Te reo!
Te haerenga wawau o te kirihou
Wheke
Fantastic Wheke facts!
Stop plastic!
Crazy plastic journey
What is an apex predator?
Why is plastic so bad for sea creatures?
Why do orca end up stuck on the beach?
What is this creature?
Can you hold your breath longer than a fur seal?
What eats turtles?
Riley confronts a big fear
Love Our Sea song for ECEs
Seabirds and whales!
How does a dolphin move?
Whales can’t tell the difference between ...?
Riley swims with galapagos sharks
What is orca chocolate?
Whose skull am I holding?
Is anything scared of a dolphin?
How do you clean a dirty ocean?
How do rays breathe underwater?
What's so special about turtle shells?
Where do creatures poo in the ocean?
Meet the loggerhead turtle
What are zooplankton?
Threats to Māui dolphins
How Dad saved a dolphin!
Who can set up a marine park?
Which fish's poo makes sand?
What is a food chain?
What is a habitat?
Riley rescues a turtle!
What is it like to save an orca?
Catch fish not birds
Riley's big Māui dolphin adventure
Where did all the kelp go?
Which habitat would you rather live in?
Where do common dolphins call home?
Looking for a tiny dolphin
Riley finds where the baby fish live
Where do Māui dolphins live?
What do turtles use their back flippers for?
How many eggs does this huge fish lay?
Can you find the triplefin all over NZ?
Riley searches for sharks
Breathing is tricky for a turtle
Where do whales and dolphins hang out?
Riley searches for crayfish
Are shipwrecks good or bad?
How much oxygen do sea plants produce?