Posts Tagged ‘Australia’

Australia’s second biggest bird of prey. Being a sea eagle he is not a true scientific eagle but really a giant kite.

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first dip into water to snorkel the Agincourt Reef (part of Great Barrier Reef, Australia)

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The cassowary is a very large flightless bird, and known to be very bad tempered (with that look in his eye, I wouldn’t want to get in his way!). They are a native of New Guinea and Northern Australia, and is a relative of the ostrich and emu.

I’ve been quiet lately as I have been away on holiday…in the lovely sunshine of Port Douglas, Australia. What bliss to get away from my hometown winter cold & rain! I spent about 5 hours at the Wildlife Sanctuary and made friends with Jack the Koala.