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  • Bustards spotted at sal salis

    16 May, 2011
    Bustards are the heaviest flying birds in Australia. Because of their great weight, Bustards much prefer to walk, though it is a spectacular sight when they do fly. Bustards are omnivorous, feeding primarily on seeds and read more...
  • Sal Salis Fishing in the Media

    6 Apr, 2011
    Ningaloo Reef is recognised as the premier game fishing destination of Western Australia. Few places in the world offer the ability to hook famous species such as Marlin, giant Trevally, Mahi Mahi and Sailfish regularly. With read more...
  • First Whale Shark Sighted for 2011

    28 Feb, 2011
    A curious whale shark was spotted last week only 40 metres beyond the edge of Ningaloo Reef in Western Australia, heralding the arrival of its brethren behemoths. The whale shark was estimated at 3.5 metres. In addition read more...
  • Whale Sharks and Qantas arrive at Ningaloo reef

    14 Feb, 2011
    March heralds the arrival of the annual whale shark migration off Western Australia’s Ningaloo Reef. Qantas have also announced the launch of their new service between Perth and Exmouth bringing an injection of new blood to the read more...
  • conde nast UK readers’ awards 2011

    9 Feb, 2011
    We were delighted to see both Bamurru Plains and Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef listed in the Conde Nast UK Readers’ Travel 2011 Awards for Top 20 Accommodation in the Australasia and South Pacific!    read more...
  • Conde Nast UK Readers’ Awards 2011

    9 Feb, 2011
    We were delighted to see both Bamurru Plains and Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef listed in the Conde Nast UK Readers’ Travel 2011 Awards for Top 20 Accommodation in the Australasia and South Pacific! read more...
  • Turtle Nesting Season Approaches at Ningaloo reef

    17 Nov, 2010
    The nesting season is approaching at Ningaloo Reef. The photo below was taken last week and is of two Green turtles mating in the shallow waters of Ningaloo Reef. Courtship activity occurs several weeks before the nesting season. With read more...
  • Now that’s a fish!

    29 Oct, 2010
    Our fishing charters have seen plenty of successful catches but on our trip last week we caught a big one! So big in fact we think we have a potential unofficial national record for this Sailfish! Our skipper/guide read more...
  • Sal Salis Ningaloo reef Game fishing

    20 Sep, 2010
    Our fishing guide, Murray and Sal Salis lodge manager, Mike and guide, Greg, had another successful day out fishing on Ningaloo Reef. A few days of fishing saw them raise 20 bill fish, loads of Tuna, a read more...
  • Green Turtle Swimming at Ningaloo reef

    19 Aug, 2010
    A favourite snorkeling spot at Sal Salis is called ‘Turtle Hole’. This snorkel spot is located directly out the front of the camp approximately 20m from the waters edge. It is a great place to spot read more...