DOLPHIN TRAINING and a KILLER WHALE (Having a bad day)
January 11, 2011 §
Marineland was the 2nd dolphinarium – later replaced by a much larger Sea World who set-up business almost next door. The model’s name is not known.
Ben Cropp films were shown daily in the ecology theatre.
Jack Evans ‘porpoise pool’ at Tweed Heads on the Queensland – New South Wales border, in 1970.
Jack Evans dreamed of displaying a performing Killer whale. It was a futile plan that cost him dearly.
Part of a show
Van Laman and Kathy Troutt at Marineland, Gold Coast.
The dolphin girl.Amazing example of synchronicity captured by a leading press photographer.
Sammy the Seal – the subject of a book for children by Ben Cropp featured a girl called “Kathy”.
When a killer whale has a bad day.
Dugong are not held in captivity.