Sea Turtles

2017 Turtle Season

Every year, from March to October, endangered sea turtles nest and hatch at Rosalie Bay Resort. Our team

Turtle season is quickly approaching on the Nature Island, and we look forward to another exciting term! 2016 was a record-breaking year as we welcomed numerous leatherback, hawksbill and green sea turtles to our beach.

Rosalie Bay Resort Hatchlingsphoto: Harrison Bailey

Witnessing a mother nest or helping a hatchling head out to sea is unique wildlife experience you’ll cherish for a lifetime. This year, you can help forecast turtle activity! Answer the questions below to share your predictions:

  • Which type of turtle will nest first?
  • On what date will we welcome the season’s first gentle giant?
  • How many total nests will there will be this season?
  • How many leatherbacks, hawksbill and green sea turtles will appear on our beach this season?

Submit your answers for a chance to win $100 beverage credit!

*$100 beverage credit is only combinable with stays of 4+ nights at Rosalie Bay Resort. If more than one participant correctly answers a question, we’ll randomly select the winner from that group.

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