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Darwin Turtle: Our 2015 Journeys
07 January 2016

Darwin Turtle: Our 2015 Journeys

​In search of Darwin Turtle, it was no romantic, steamy top end sunset cruise for Catherine Best. On our roughest Turtle Tracks journey for 2015, she joined us aboard the Snubfin to experience Charles Point’s wrath on her way to Bare Sand Island. And with literary pzazz, her reflections equated the journey to the challenges that the Bare Sand Island flatback hatchlings have on their journey to the sea.

Bare Sand Island bare again...
01 May 2015

Bare Sand Island bare again...

There is always a sense of anticipation in arriving on Bare Sand Island after the last of the wet season storms have lashed the sand dunes. This year a not so stormy wet season meant that there was little change to the shape of the dunes that we last saw in October 2014.

Our reflection: Turtle Tours 2014
22 October 2014

Our reflection: Turtle Tours 2014

​As the clouds start to form and first rain hits the sand-dunes on Bare Sand Island, we know that our 2014 turtle tours have come to an end. And what a year it was, with memorable events and precious moments, some captured on camera and others not.

The rules of Bare Sand Island
30 August 2014

The rules of Bare Sand Island

​On our last new moon Turtle Tracks cruise Team Turtle were asked by an inquisitive young soul why Turtle Island had so many rules. The answer is really summed up in the briefing that we give guests before they step onto the island.

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