I was recently at the Gold Coast for a conference. I’d planned to spend the Sunday with my friend before we caught our respective flights home. I wanted to go to Currumbin because I love birds and wanted to be surrounded by lorikeets. We arrived at 11 and left around 2.… Read the rest
I lived in Belmont for five years without ever visiting Jerringot. I had read about it, but was unsure of how to get to it. Turns out it is about 500 meters from my old house.
Today, I went on a bit of a mission. I wanted to learn more about the area before going back to look for specific species, such as Latham’s snipe.… Read the rest
Despite Canberra being called the bush capital, I didn´t have high expectations for Tidbinbilla. I was eager to get back into the bush but wasn´t overly enthused about another mountain with a lot of trees. The Australian Alps had no interest for me.
I´m a very fickle person and generally like certain types of forest.… Read the rest
I have a slight obsession with animals.
I am the type of person that would spend thousands of dollars in travel to see certain types of rare animals. I know the scientific names for many bird species. I have books on identifying animal scat. I love learning about them.
In general, though, I hate zoos.… Read the rest
I really enjoyed this tour. It involved going deep in the Huon Valley with Experience Tasmania. I quickly fell in love with the Huon Valley but felt that this tour was a bit overwhelming. I’d recommend driving and spending more time in the region, if possible.… Read the rest