‘The Edge of the World’ as it is known near Arthur River is a wild coast line. Next stop Argentina!! Strewn with trapped logs washed down from Arthur River and debris from the Indian Ocean creates a wild scene with the waves and the Roaring Forties winds whipping on this part of the coast of Tasmania’s north west. Continue reading The Edge of the World!
One of the amazing highlights on the Arthur River Cruise was seeing the White Breasted Sea Eagles in their natural habitat. A pair of these incredible sea eagles have been ‘living’ in the area for decades. To our delight and amazement they came down to feed on the salmon. THIS is when I kicked myself for NOT having my Nikon and zoom lens!!! Arghhhh So excuse … Continue reading White Breasted Sea Eagle Surprise!
The much awaited little red boat cruise – Arthur River Cruises ! I’d heard a bit about this cruise up Arthur River and the landing in the Tarkine Wilderness. The ‘cruise’ is operated by a small team who have great passion and knowledge of the area. It was very personable, filled with many highlights. A MUST to see and experience the rawness of Tasmania’s wild west coast! By … Continue reading Arthur River through the Wilderness!
Arthur River on the north west coast of Tasmania was a MUST for me to see and experience. So the detour was quite short compared to other parts of Australia. When I arrived, the remnants of the bush fires were still visible, with new shoots of bright green grass already growing through the ash. The fire fighters were their usual brilliant selves, back burning around the town … Continue reading Ahhhh Arthur River – Remote – Wilderness – Bush Fires