Travel Blogs from Hamilton Island
... Buster the shovel nose shark who acted like a Labrador and we all thought the Stingrays were pretty cool.
Monday we hired a boat for half a day and went fishing. Mitchell caught two fish and Lachlan caught one. Brett and I sadly didn't contribute to the tally. Mitchell's first fish was a parrot fish and the second a grunter. Lachlan's fish was a smaller Grunter. It was a good day with Lachlan ...
... Today Michael flies back to Sydney for his last semester of his biomedical science degree. Before he left we toured the island in the buggy heading first to the northern tip with magnificent views out to Whitsunday Is and beyond and down to Catseye Bay where we then went swimming and then past the resort centre to the eastern side. There has been quite a bit more development since our last visit in 2006 especially with the stunning new yacht club.
... I have included a photo of Paul in the shower, so don't look Lisa!!! P: No more foggy, cold, damp, bathrooms in the middle of winter, up here it's just stand on the verandah under the shower and check out the sun drenched "jungle" just metres away! V: Finishing up our stay with a BBQ tonight - could be our last good meal for a while! Time to leave this little piece of paradise sadly. Thanks David (and Wendy in ...
****Now note i had my camera stolen a week after this so my 200 photos of this trip and the rest of Australia are gone unfortunately****
Packed, bags put in storage and goon + vodka purchased so now time to get to the docks to find out boat. Met a couple of lads along the way who we started walking with (in addition to the 2 girls). Now since the boat had been nick named 'the sex and party ...
... out to see for some 10 minutes before glimpsing the waves breaking in the middle of the ocean. The great barrier reef is as stunning below as it is from the air. In the water your treated to a very small up close section of the great barrier reef. From the air, its expanse becomes apparent and this is only 1 of 3000 segments of the Great Barrier Reef. Eventually the plane dips its wing to get the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
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