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... on the coach. Now Magnetic Island was reallllly hot! We got to the Base hostel there only to find out that we were booked into an 8bed room with NO air-con!!! In a tiny wooden cabin! It was right on the beach cliffs though and so had a beautiful view. Me and Emma decided that there was only one thing we could do in order to sleep that night...drink! Drink until we passout!! And that is just what we did! Needless to say that we didn't enjoy the coach journey the next ...
... spot was at Mackerel Bay just up from the last place. The coral was mixed – there were some really good patches with all kinds of different colours, but then also a lot of dead stuff. We had hoped to see another turtle, but no luck this time. We did see a stingray and a really cool shell though (in Fiji, we saw one like this but the guide dived down, picked it up, killed the animal inside, cleaned it out, and sold it to one of the guys on the boat for about ...
... for a briefing on the equipment and safety procedures. This talk coincided with us finding some really lumpy water and the folk who were sat on the trampoline between the hulls got a good soaking much to the enjoyment of the rest of us. The cat was sailed close inshore in a sheltered bay and the snorkelers were transported in a rubber boat to be dropped off a few metres from shore. After half an hour or so, all were brought back on board and ...
... which showed beautiful views over the untouched white sand
beach. We swan in the sea (complete with stinger suits) and did alot of
stupid photos - builidng pyramids, doing headstands, and flips into the
Over the rets of the trip we stayed on the boast and sailed
on to lots of different snorkelling points and saw lots of big fish,
gorgeous coral and Emma spent a while chasing a ...
... we are supposed to be able to see platypus in the wild. We'll try again in the morning as they weren't there when we arrived. Oh well, this little ( and I do mean little) town has spectacular views and a good pub so we should survive. Tomorrow we hope to get closer to Brisbane but who knows what we'll find along the ...