Monthly Archives: July 2014

Taka Ribbon Reef Explorer – Minke Whale trip

We recently spent three days diving on Taka Ribbon Reef Explorer out of Cairns.  It’s Minke Whale season and we were guaranteed to have a least one encounter with these amazing creatures.  The trip includes a maximum of 15 dives, 5 … Continue reading

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Guess who’s got a new camera

We’ve been looking at upgrading my underwater camera setup for the past two years.  Phil has researched and researched.  He has shown me many different options, from large professional kits to the semi-pro cameras and their associated underwater housings.  But … Continue reading

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Best photos from our recent dive trip to the GBR on Ocean Quest

We had a great time (as usual) on Ocean Quest, it was only 2 nights and we enjoyed every dive and every minute.  Here are the rest of our photos, in no particular order….   Hope you enjoyed, because we … Continue reading

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Flat worm in motion

While on our recent dive trip on Norman Reef we were lucky enough to witness this flatworm.  It was crawling along the ocean floor when I first photographed it.

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School’s in – Bumphead parrotfish bonanza

We’ve encountered Bumphead parrotfish on many dives during our trips to the Great Barrier Reef, but this time we were delighted with more sightings than ever before.  I’m not sure why this is the case, maybe it has something to do with … Continue reading

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Get a load of these cods

Some cod are easily identified, but most are not so easily identified especially when the juveniles can look so different from the adult fish.

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Sunrise diving on Norman Reef, Great Barrier Reef

We’ve just got back from 3 days of diving with Ocean Quest on the Great Barrier Reef.  We were lucky with the weather for this time of year, mild winds and clear water for most of the time on the … Continue reading

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