5th International Whale Shark Conference

5th International Whale Shark Conference

Date: Tuesday, 28 May 2019 - Friday, 31 May 2019
Time: All Day

The town of Exmouth in the Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area will host the 5th International Whale Shark Conference (IWSC5), a meeting of the world’s leading whale shark scientists, conservationists, natural resource managers and tourism managers.

This is also the first international conference of this type to be held in Exmouth and at the new Ningaloo Centre. This conference is timed to showcase Ningaloo’s world’s best practice whale shark management program and will follow the Ningaloo Whale Shark Festival, an annual community event that celebrates these magnificent animals.