Category: Australia

Kayak Fishing Cowan Creek (Bobbin Head)

Kayak Fishing Cowan Creek (Bobbin Head)

After far too many weeks in lockdown I decided to take advantage of the fact that I was still allowed out on the kayak. Amazingly, I hadn’t used it since moving into our new house, so I was itching to get out there and explore my new local waterway. I loaded my kayak on the …

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Two Days Fishing Moreton Bay

Two Days Fishing Moreton Bay

I recently managed to escape the latest Sydney lockdown by flying into Brisbane two weeks prior to our planned Keppel Island vacation. That said, it wasn’t all plain sailing, and we were forced into 14 days of lockdown having been in NSW after the outbreak. Thankfully we were still allowed out to exercise, which happened …

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Sydney’s Super Blood Moon

Sydney’s Super Blood Moon

For about 15 minutes on Wednesday I got to experience the rare synchronisation of the moon being at it’s closest point to the earth, while simultaneously experiencing a full lunar eclipse. It was the first blood, supermoon since 1982, and I made sure I was outside to capture it. I’m not an experienced astrophotographer, but …

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Bonito on Fly in Middle Harbour

Bonito on Fly in Middle Harbour

December Brisbane trip…cancelled due to Covid…April Brisbane trip…cancelled due to Covid… And so, on a beautiful April morning, I launched my kayak from the Tunks Park boat ramp, fly rod in hand. The plan for the day was to go after some pelagic species on fly, specifically the Sydney harbour kingfish. I wasn’t sure what …

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Half of my Advanced Open Water

Half of my Advanced Open Water

Despite being new to diving, I was itching to get back into the water to do my Advanced Open Water certification. Why? Well, predominantly to open up a wide variety of exciting new dive sites, especially for our Great Keppel Island holiday in July (fingers crossed it doesn’t get cancelled due to Covid). I spent …

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