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VIDEO: Surprise package arrives at Tangalooma

May 31, 2012 No Comments by

One of Tangalooma’s favourite mums, dolphin Tinkerbell, arrived at shore on Friday night with a brand new calf in tow.

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Having a whale of a time

May 16, 2012 4 Comments by

Last week I headed north to Hervey Bay, home of the best Humpback whale watching experience in Australia.

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Big fish and blue water…

Feb 21, 2012 No Comments by

There’s a major difference between freshwater and bluewater fishing, and that’s the size of the fish you catch!

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Fishing around Queensland…

Feb 17, 2012 3 Comments by

Fishing. It’s a funny old game you know. The single most popular hobby, sport, pastime in the world by a long shot.

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Into the Rainforest

Sep 12, 2011 No Comments by

The Daintree National Park – The heavens opened and it poured with rain, a timely reminder we were approaching the rainforest!

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Up to the Tablelands

Aug 26, 2011 No Comments

The Atherton Tablelands have a wide variety of places to visit and the countryside is so different to the coastal region, stunning green undulating hills, rainforest, lakes and waterfalls.

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Cannonballs and Coffee!

Aug 24, 2011 No Comments

There are two BIG4 caravan parks in Cairns and we have been spending a few days at Crystal Cascades Holiday Park to the north of Cairns and just down the road from the ‘Crystal Cascades’ on Freshwater Creek, are a series of beautiful waterfalls and pools for swimming. The rainforest is right on the door step [...]

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Kuranda and Tjapukai

Aug 19, 2011 No Comments

Our journey north brought us to Cairns in Tropical North Queensland with the rainforest looking lush and green and the sun much hotter!

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‘The Dream’ at Paronella Park

Aug 16, 2011 1 Comment

Paronella Park is midway between Mission Beach and Innisfail on the beautiful inland ‘Canecutter Way’, and is an amazing and fascinating place to visit.

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Newborn Humpback Whale!!!!

Aug 11, 2011 1 Comment

Sometimes things just happen so perfectly…like spotting a couple of basking Humpback Whales.

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