Piglet Races at Deni Ute Muster, Wildlife – Tuesday Photo of the Day

Not Exactly wildlife, but they were so cute, The piglet races at Deni Ute Muster (click for the full story and more images) were held with the utmost professionalism. Ascot music, a race caller and a dramatic finish.

Margaret River discovery Tour and Wilyabrup Sea Cliffs

four wheel driving over sand and rough tracks towards the Wilyabrup seacliffs overlooking the Indian Ocean. The track at times disappears into vast areas of deep sand and we are privileged to see birds and grass trees as well as reptiles and kangaroos.

Mother and Joey Kangaroo Tuesday – Wildlife Photo of the Day

Mother Kangaroo stands tall while her joey feeds on the grass, the unusual attraction at Talbingo Tourist Park

Sunrise over Bay of Islands, then a Dolphin watch cruise

Sunrise over Bay of Islands as we sailed into the Bay, followed by a dolphin watch cruise

Ringtail Possum Tuesday, photo of the Day – Wildlife

Shy at first, the possum started to move down, he hesitated, then with a little bit of coaxing from a piece of apple he gradually made his way to ground, scooped up his treasure and scampered off into another tree to enjoy his prize.

Swimming with a deadly stingray, Hamelin Bay, Western Australia

I couldn’t believe that I could be a metre away from a wild stingray. As I paddled in the shallows, it seemed to come towards me on each wave breaking on the shore.

Black Swan nesting, Lake Rotioto NZ – Friday photo of the day, birds

we were priviledged to view the mother swan sitting on her nest.