Well what a trip.
|In my Element.|
|Deb and Ian at our accommodation in the APY Lands..|
|My room with a view.|
|Deb and Renate.|
|A shaky Selfie.|
|Out in the APY Lands.|
|Petra and Deb.|
|Deb with some Timtams, one of the best things I bought back with me but I could only fit 4 packs in sadly.|
|Sue and Dave Harper.|
Very short review of the trip.
|Northern Royal Albatross (Diomedea sanfordi).|
|Fairy Prion (Pachyptila turtur).|
During the visit I was lucky enough to get out on a Pelagic and see my first ever Albatross as well as a few other good sea birds.
|Grey Falcon (Falco hypoleucos).|
|Sandhill Grasswren (Amytornis striatus oweni).|
This was followed by several days in the APY lands where tops species were Grey Falcon, Dusky and Sandhill Grasswren's, Spinifex Pigeon, Australian Bustard, Major Mitchell's Cockatoo and so many others.
|Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster).|
|Southern Cassowary (Casuarius casuarius).|
|White-necked Heron (Ardea pacifica).|
|Gang-Gang Cockatoo (Callocephalon fimbriatum).|
|Thick-billed Grasswren (Amytornis modestus).|
|Inland Dotterel (Peltohyas australis).|
|Australian Owlet-nightjar (Aegotheles cristatus).|
|Spotted Nightjar (Eurostopodus argus).|
|Spotted Scrubwren (Sericornis maculatus).|
|Samphire / Slender-billed Thornbill (Acanthiza iredalei).|
|Black-chinned Honeyeater (Melithreptus gularis).|
|Latham's Snipe (Gallinago hardwickii).|
|Duck-billed Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus).|
|Bennett's Tree Kangaroo (Dendrolagus bennettianus).|
It was not just the birds that were amazing but we caught-up with several really good Mammals including the most wanted Duck-billed Platypus as well as Bennett's Tree Kangaroo, Striped Possum, Southern Right Whale as well as many more.