Nelson Bay, NSW – October 2014

Nelson Bay, NSW – October 2014

For a long weekend getaway, you really don’t want to be travelling more than 2-3 hours. So from Sydney, Nelson Bay is right in the right spot if diving is on your list of activities. If you hit a good run with traffic (which we did), it’s about 2 1/2 hours north of Sydney – and has the bonus of being slightly warmer than heading south.

North Stradbroke Island, Australia – July 2014

North Stradbroke Island, Australia – July 2014

Just 3 days for a dive trip, for a second I contemplated if it was worth lugging my dive gear and the camera equipment all the way to North Stradbroke Island. Pffft, of course it was! Any opportunity to get in the water, especially with the added draw card of Whale...
Pro Dive Sydney, Australia

Pro Dive Sydney, Australia

Home sweet home! When you have diving right on your doorstep it is very easy to get complacent.  Likewise when you are lucky enough to get to travel to tropical locations on a regular basis, you sometimes forget to appreciate what is right in front of you. Sydney...
Terrigal: HMAS Adelaide, Australia – September 2013

Terrigal: HMAS Adelaide, Australia – September 2013

There’s not really a lot we can say for the HMAS Terrigal. Well, in Twist’s words ‘It was shit’. But that’s biased. Unfortunately, the day we went the waves were bumpy, the sea was churning and terrible vis, and the fishies were hidden...