Couple has close encounter with playful whales

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Working for whale-watching companies, Emmy-Rose Curtis and Brad Nicholls are no strangers to whale sightings. But even they were amazed at the incredible encounter they had in the waters near Gold Coast Seaway.

The couple from Australia had jumped out of their boat to test some new filming equipment. “We were just playing around underwater with the GoPros and all of a sudden there was something much larger than a turtle there,” Curtis told ABC 7. “In 10 years, I have never seen this type of behavior for whales with a boat, let alone with us in the water.”

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