Humpback whale washes up near Strandfontein By Staff Reporter - Oct 12, 2020 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter A 14-meter Humpback whale washed ashore on the beach along Baden Powell Road near Strandfontein on Saturday October 10. A humpback whale washed ashore on Saturday October 10. The cause of death is not known. The City’s Water and Waste Department removed the whale yesterday. They then took it to Vissershok landfill site as per the City’s whale removal policy.