Sea Lion Pup 2024

About

  • The male seal pup was born on 2 February 2024 weighing in at 5.3kg
  • The pup is the 20th Australian Sea Lion to have been born at the Sanctuary as part of the Endangered Species Management Program.
  • The seal’s mum is Adelaide – Adelaide was rescued in 2007 as an orphaned pup, and transferred to the Coffs Coast Wildlife Sanctuary, where she now plays a critical role in the Sanctuary’s Species Management Program. The pup’s brother is Hugo
  • At six weeks old, the pup weighs in at around 15kg. He will be dependent on his mother’s milk for the first year of his life, and is anticipated to be a competent swimmer from around six months of age.

Born on

February 2, 2024 at Coffs Coast Wildlife Sanctuary

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