“The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.”

Sir David Attenborough.

Trip to Subantarctic Islands

Subantarctic Islands Happily the weather was perfect for our Heritage trip to the Snares Islands, Auckland Islands, Campbell Island, Antipodes Islands and Bounty Islands. Rock formations, wildlife, Zodiac excursions

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Fiordland September 2021

Fiordland Adventure September 2021 Our group of 9 enjoyed a 10 day excursion to deep in the Fiordland Sounds where we spent our time aboard the Tutoko 2.

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Chasing down a Rare Vagrant Bird.

Whilst watching “the Chase” yesterday, one of the quiz questions was “what is a bird that wanders off it’s migratory path called” 1 Wanderer, 2 Vagrant,3 Roamer. Of

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Hunt for the Great Spotted Kiwi

We were keen to find this, most difficult of iconic Aotearoa birds. Leaving after dark we wound our way up a remote West Coast track along the Bullock

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Photo journals

Finding New Zealand Birds

So many adventures along the way

Finding Australian Birds

Distances are vast in this arid country.

Dusky Dolphin
Australasian Cetaceans

Our corner of the world is amazing.

Upcoming Tours & Destination

A small group of dedicated Bird Watchers, twitchers and Photographers are on a 10 day trip to the Kermadec Islands.

These are in  New Zealand territory and should provide opportunities to see some rarities and add them to our lists.