Zig zagging to Cairns

Since leaving Mourilyan Harbour and heading towards Cairns, we have zig-zagged our way between the continental islands dotted along the coast and the reef. This far up north, the reef runs quite close to the mainland so it is easy to hop out when the weather allows, and come back inshore when the conditions are…

Eastern Clown Anemonefish

Reefs Offshore of Hinchinbrook

There are only so many times you can do the same walks at Magnetic Island while waiting for the 30 knot winds to ease, even if we enjoyed them. So when a break in the weather was forecast the glaring of cats had a powwow and we plotted our next reef escape offshore of Hinchinbrook…