Monday June 21, 2010 June 26th 2010 The final day on the water I woke up to the sound of the waves, something I was fast getting used to. I wasn’t really sea sick anymore, which was a good thing as we were still in pretty choppy water. Soon before breakfast I heard the motors start up, and I went and sat with the Skipper. He was an older man named Baz and he told me a few stories before breakfast. I guess he has sailed most of ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Whitsundays Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
Off on a great adventure! So this summer I got myself a lovely job in AUSTRALIA. Yeah, I am kinda pumped :) After graduating on May 23rd, I spent just a week at home and then flew out to the Southern Hemisphere. If you have been following this blog then you know of my adventures in Queensland working with Snubfin and Humpback dolphins. As that job has come to an end I have since arrived in Whangarei, New Zealand to work at an Orca Research center. I try and update my blog once a week or so with stories and pictures of what I have been up to. Hope you enjoy!
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