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Species List....from The Whale Workshop

The Whale Workshop has built up its species list over the past 22 years, using life-size and life-like inflatable replicas to offer packages worldwide, working with different ngo and government partners to raise awareness and deliver the conservation message through the roadshow format.   The Marine Wildlife Species currently available as part of a roadshow package are  as follows:-  

  • 15m Juvenile Blue Whale      +   6m calf Blue Whale
  • 13m Female Sperm whale     +  4m  calf Sperm Whale
  • 8m Giant Squid
  • 8m Minke Whale                +   3m calf Minke Whale
  • 6m Killer Whale ( Orca)       +  3m calf Orca
  • 6m Pilot Whale
  • 5m Narwhal
  • 5m Beluga Whale  
  • 3m  Bottlenose Dolphin        +  2m juvenile Bottlenose Dolphin
  • 3m  Rissos Dolphin 
  • 2.5m White Beaked Dolphin
  • 2.5m Atlantic White Sided Dolphin 
  • 2m Common Dolphin
  • 2m   Striped Dolphin
  • 2m  Spotted dolphin x 2
  • 2m  Spinner Dolphin  
  • 1.5m Harbour Porpoise x 2  
  • 2m  Grey Seal male & female + calf  
  • 2m Common Seal female
  • 8m adult Basking Shark         + 4m juvenile Basking Shark
  • 4m Great White Shark
  • 4m Scalloped Hammerhead Shark
  • 2m Grey Reef Shark  
  • 2m Blue Shark
  • 2m Leatherback Turtle
  • 1m Hawksbill Turtle
  • 1m Emperor Penguin and chick
  • Sirenians, including young Dugong and young Manatee


shark pups, turtle hatchlings, turtle nest with hatching simulation, stranded dolphin rescue, food chain simulation from plankton -> basking shark, turtle tracking and other interpretations.  

In addition there are Central and South American species including calf Manatee, adult Dusky Dolphin, Chilean Dolphin, Vaquita and others.   In the next 12 months it is planned to add  3m wingspan Wandering Albatross and more Penguins to enable an Antarctic focus to be offered

If you have an idea for a roadshow, contact us to enquire about having some creatures and props made, if the species you require are not in our species list already

Sometimes we mix the creatures with childrens creations, so it becomes an underwater world to inspire and amaze
A 2m Blue Shark joins the roadshow. This beautiful streamlined shark is a long distance traveller found in all temperate seas, and a regular visitor to UK waters
Two "rescue training" dolphins, a Common and a Bottlenose, made during summer 2017 for training future Marine Mammal rescuers
Giant Squid and baby Sperm Whale make an unlikely couple at Oxford Wild Day 2017
Female Sperm Whale and her calf
The 4m Hammerhead Shark really is an amazing creature
Dugong and Manatee juniors have joined the Roadshow, to highlight the evolutionary niche that Sirenians occupy
The Blue Whale's tail fluke is impressive, at 3m across in the juvenile and much bigger in the adult
Juvenile and baby Blue together..impressive creatures
Giant squid sneaking up on sperm whale and her calf
Turtles and spotted dolphins
baby Manatee at Whale Fest 2012
Beluga and Narwhal at Whale Fest 2012
Small Dolphin species including Common, Striped, Dusky and Spotted
...with lots of detail especially on their heads