Humpback Whale Tail

Frolicking Whales in Wilhelmina Bay, Antarctica

                          We’d spent the morning cruising around the bay exploring some of the incredible icebergs.     The water was glass-like shimmering just as silk does and reflecting ice all around.  It was a world of white punctuated with glistening blue icebergs.   Not long…

Leopard Seal

Leopard Seal Lazing on the Ice

                                    I seriously didn’t expect these guys to be so massive.    Weighing up to 600 kgs, they laze around on the ice sleeping between meals before slithering into the clear icy waters to seek out prey.   I’d…

Tidal River at Wilsons Promontory is pristine, wild and breathtakingly beautiful.

Simply Stunning – Wilsons Promontory, Australia

  Located on the southern-most tip of Australia, Wilsons Promontory is simply stunning. I was totally blown away by the variety of spectacular landscapes and sheer beauty of the area.  Gorgeous sunsets, crystal clear ocean, great bush walks and topped off at night with the most amazing starry skies shining incredibly brightly. If you ever…

Canberra Autumn Colour

Canberra Autumn Colour

I realised a little earlier this week that it has been at least 6 years since I have really experienced the classic gorgeous colours of Autumn.   With a motto of better late than never this morning I ventured out into the icy, minus 1 degree, darkness and headed towards Lake Burley Griffin foreshore. I must…