The main goal of the marine biology cruise was to see what sea life we could discover among the seaweed under the water. There was a lot of diversity in the type of sea life we found. It was a crowded boat of 20 (plus staff) and we were passing around buckets.… Read the rest
I love gannets. I enjoyed photographing them in Portland a couple of years ago as well as the ones I’ve been following every time I go to Eastern Beach. They fascinate me. I’ve been keen to visit the colony at Popes Eye in Port Phillio Bay for years now. I haven’t been able to justify the cost considering, well, I’m project.… Read the rest
I almost didn’t go on this trip. It was two days before Christmas and I was really sick with this cold that I couldn’t shake. I had phoned up to say that I wasn’t going to go because I was going to the Drs.
To cut an unnecessary story short, I didn’t have to wait as long for the doctor as I thought.… Read the rest
We were at the part of the boardwalk by the river. The plan was to look for waterbugs – and we did. Only I may have gotten distracted.
Two white faced herons had recently fledged at Balyang. I didn’t get a chance to photograph them in the nest so was pretty excited to see it here.… Read the rest