If you would like to become a supporter of ECOCEAN, please click here ECOCEAN Sponsorship Opportunities for 2017.

ECOCEAN rely heavily on the provision of grants and sponsorship. We would like to thank our past and current supporters. Without your support, we could not have achieved as much as we have. ECOCEAN would like to show our appreciation to the following supporters:


Official Partners:

  • Accommodation (Exmouth) – RAC Holiday Parks
  • Fuel (Ningaloo) – MG Kailis
  • Field clothing – Patagonia
  • Sunglasses – Dragon
  • Computers – Ernst & Young / Bankwest
  • Cameras – Olympus
  • Dive equipment – Mares
  • Vessel electronics – Navico


Current Supporters:

  • WA Department of Education
  • WA Natural Resource Management Program
  • Steve Wall
  • IGA Ningaloo / IGA Exmouth
  • Jock Clough
  • Ningaloo Whale Shark n Dive
  • Aliikai PTY LTD
  • Thyne Reid Education Trust
  • Kings Ningaloo Reef Tours
  • Agency Fish / Qatar Airways
  • Exmouth District High School
  • Carnarvon Community College
  • Murdoch University
  • University of WA
  • Swansea University

Current In-kind Support:


Previous Funding Support:


Previous In-kind Support:

We would also like to thank ECOCEAN’s numerous volunteers from around the world who have contributed thousands of hours of their time and skills to contribute to the research, education and conservation of the whale shark.