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0004-Dinner on plane.JPG0005-Carl & beds on plane.JPG0011-Australian coastline, Sydney.JPG0012-Australian coastline, Sydney.JPG0013-Our Cairns Hilton Hotel.JPG

0014-Our Cairns Hilton Hotel.JPG0015-Our Cairns Hilton hotel room.JPG0016-View from our Cairns Hilton hotel room.JPG0018-Carl's beer, Cairns.JPG0019-Sunset from our Cairns Hilton hotel room.JPG

0021-Cairns Marina from our Cairns Hilton hotel room.JPG0022-Interesting flowers on our walk, Cairns.JPG0023-Interesting flowers on our walk, Cairns.JPG0024-Map Mission Beach to Cape Tribulation.JPG0026-Map of Kurando Koala Park.JPG

0028-Lizard at Kurando.JPG0031-Carl with Geronimo, Kuranda.JPG0032-Geronimo, Kuranda.JPG0033-Geronimo, Kuranda.JPG0038-Freshwater crocodiles, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG

0039-Freshwater crocodile in water, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0044-Freshwater crocodiles, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0045-Common blue tongue & Merten's water monitor, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0051-Carl & koalas, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0052-Koalas, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG

0054-Koala, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0058-Potoroo, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0063-Kangaroos, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0064-Kangaroos, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0066-Nancy feeding kangaroos, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG

0067-Nancy feeding kangaroos, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0069-Nancy feeding kangaroos, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0072-Nancy feeding kangaroos, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0073-Nancy feeding kangaroos, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0074-Nancy feeding kangaroos, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG

0077-Reptile walk-through, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0078-Long-necked turtle, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0079-Red-bellied black snake, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0082-Snake, Koala Gardens, Kuranda.JPG0085-Barron Falls, Kuranda.JPG

0089-Awesome tour boat, Cairns.JPG0091-Suzuki 300 HP engines.JPG0092-Heading thru breakwater on Awesome, Cairns.JPG0094-Thru breakwater on Awesome, Cairns.JPG0096-Nancy on Awesome, Cairns.JPG

0097-Nancy on Awesome, Cairns.JPG0098-Nancy on Awesome, Cairns.JPG0102-Hilton from Awesome, Cairns.JPG0103-Moored boats from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0105-Moored boats from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG

0107-Sugar operation from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0109-View from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0111-Shipwrecked boats from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0112-Shipwrecked boats from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0113-Shipwrecked boats from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG

0116-Fishing boat from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0118-Shipwrecked boat from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0119-Mangroves from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0122-Mangroves & wake from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0124-Mangroves from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG

0125-Mangroves from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0127-Mangroves & shipwreck from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0129-Mangroves from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0132-Mangrove roots from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0133-Mangrove babies from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG

0134-Mangrove babies from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0136-Crab boat from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0138-Mangroves & sailboat from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0139-Fishing in mangroves from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0142-Nancy driving Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG

0143-Nancy driving Awesome & Carl, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0145-Carl driving Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0148-Carl driving Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0149-Research boat from Awesome, Trinity Bay, Cairns.JPG0161-Pretty flowers, Cairns.JPG

0163-Esplanade & pool, Cairns.JPG0165-Helicopter pad, low tide, Cairns.JPG0168-Entertainment, Mondo's, Hotel Cairns.JPG0169-Entertainment, Mondo's, Hotel Cairns.JPG0172-Orion coming into Cairns early, Tues Apr 8.JPG

0173-Orion coming into Cairns, early, Tues Apr 8.JPG0174-Orion coming into Cairns, early, Tues Apr 8.JPG0175-Map Cairns to Cairns Highlands.JPG0176-Lake Barrine, rainforest.JPG0178-Lake Barrine, rainforest.JPG

0179-Tea at Lake Barrine, rainforest.JPG0182-Tea at Lake Barrine, rainforest.JPG0183-Snakeskin at Lake Barrine, rainforest.JPG0184-Trail to twin kauris at Lake Barrine, rainforest.JPG0185-Twin kauris, Lake Barrine, rainforest.JPG

0187-Looking up at twin kauris, Lake Barrine, rainforest.JPG0188-Looking up at twin kauris, Lake Barrine, rainforest.JPG0191-View from twin kauris trail, Lake Barrine, rainforest.JPG0193-Former rainforest, rainforest.JPG0195-Carl, Kevin & Jenny on trail to Cathedral Fig Tree, rainforest.JPG

0196-Nancy on trail to Cathedral Fig Tree, rainforest.JPG0198-Cathedral Fig Tree, rainforest.JPG0202-Cathedral Fig Tree, rainforest.JPG0203-Cathedral Fig Tree, rainforest.JPG0204-Top of Cathedral Fig Tree, rainforest.JPG

0205-C&N at Cathedral Fig Tree, rainforest.JPG0206-Carl at Cathedral Fig Tree, rainforest.JPG0207-Cathedral Fig Tree roots, rainforest.JPG0209-C&N at Cathedral Fig Tree, rainforest.JPG0211-Cathedral Fig Tree roots, rainforest.JPG

0212-Basket fern, rainforest.JPG0215-Decaying tree trunk, rainforest.JPG0216-Spiky palm tree root, rainforest.JPG0217-Snake on side of road, rainforest.JPG0221-Lake Euromoo, rainforest.JPG

0223-Stream from vehicle, rainforest.JPG0225-Road from vehicle, rainforest.JPG0227-Stream from vehicle, rainforest.JPG0228-Stream from vehicle, rainforest.JPG0231-View from vehicle, rainforest.JPG

0232-Lunch location, rainforest.JPG0234-Nancy at stream, rainforest.JPG0236-Kevin setting up lunch, Jenny & Carl, rainforest.JPG0239-Lunch in the rainforest.JPG0241-Kevin, Carl & Jenny at lunch, rainforest.JPG

0242-Nancy & Jenny at lunch, rainforest.JPG0245-Rainforest road & cloud.JPG0247-Stinging tree, rainforest.JPG0249-Beautiful forest stream, rainforest.JPG0251-Beautiful forest stream, rainforest.JPG

0252-C&N at beautiful forest stream, rainforest.JPG0253-Nancy & forest stream, rainforest.JPG0255-New red leaves, rainforest.JPG0257-Vehicle through trees, rainforest.JPG0259-Rainforest road.JPG

0261-GPS fix, rainforest.JPG0263-Rainforest road.JPG0265-Staghorn ferns, rainforest.JPG0267-Water crossing, rainforest.JPG0268-Water crossing, rainforest.JPG

0271-Eucalyptus Grandis, rainforest.JPG0272-Eucalyptus Grandis alongside road, rainforest.JPG0273-Eucalyptus Grandis, rainforest.JPG0275-Nancy, Kevin & Jenny looking out over rainforest.JPG0277-Rainforest road.JPG

0278-Lots of burls, rainforest.JPG0279-Rainforest road.JPG0281-Rainforest road.JPG0283-Road outside rainforest.JPG0284-Crossing stream.JPG

0285-Termite mound.JPG0286-Termite mound.JPG0287-Termite mound.JPG0289-Flash flood erosion.JPG0291-Clohesy River.JPG

0292-River crossing.JPG0294-River crossing.JPG0295-River crossing.JPG0301-Orange-footed scrubfowl nest.JPG0302-Orange-footed scrubfowl nest.JPG

0303-Orange-footed scrubfowl nest.JPG0305-Stream.JPG0306-Clohesy River Strangler Fig.JPG0307-Clohesy River Strangler Fig.JPG0308-Clohesy River Strangler Fig.JPG

0309-C&N at Clohesy River Strangler Fig.JPG0311-Clohesy River Strangler Fig roots.JPG0312-Clohesy River Strangler Fig tree figs.JPG0313-Small Strangler Fig tree.JPG0318-Water crossing.JPG

0321-Water crossing.JPG0322-Water crossing.JPG0325-Kevin unlocking gate.JPG0326-Kevin opening gate.JPG0331-View from vehicle.JPG

0334-End of the trees.JPG0337-Lake Morris reservoir.JPG0338-Lake Morris reservoir overflow.JPG0339-Lake Morris reservoir overflow.JPG0341-Lake Morris reservoir.JPG

0343-Cairns from Highlands.JPG0345-Cane toad at Lake Morris.JPG0346-Cane toad.jpg0352-Map of Cyclone Ita, 7.40am, Apr 10.JPG0356-Clouds over Cairns Marina.JPG

0358-Windows prepped for Cyclone Ita, Cairns.JPG0359-Windows prepped for Cyclone Ita, Cairns.JPG0362-Map of Cyclone Ita, 7.00am, Apr 11.JPG0364-Empty moorings, Trinity Bay from hotel room, 6.48am, Cairns.JPG0365-Some empty slips, Cairns Marina from hotel room, 6.49am.JPG

0367-Boats leaving Cairns Marina from hotel room, 8.17am, Apr 11.JPG0371-NatGeo evening update, Hotel Cairns.JPG0373-NatGeo Ita update, Hotel Cairns.JPG0375-Carl getting dinner, Hotel Cairns.JPG0381-Cyclone Ita, Cairns, Sat Apr 12.JPG

0382-Empty marina, Cyclone Ita, Cairns, Sat Apr 12.JPG0383-Cyclone Ita, Cairns, Sat Apr 12.JPG0384-Cyclone Ita, Cairns, Sat Apr 12.JPG0386-Cyclone Ita, Cairns, Sat Apr 12.JPG0392-Cyclone Ita gone, boats starting to return, Cairns.JPG

0393-Cyclone Ita gone, boats starting to return, Cairns.JPG0394-Cyclone Ita gone, boats starting to return, Cairns.JPG0395-Cyclone Ita debris, Cairns.JPG0396-Cyclone Ita damage, Cairns.JPG0398-Green tree ants rebuilding, Cairns.JPG

0399-Orion returning, Cairns.JPG0401-NatGeo Orion.jpg0403-Our cabin, bedroom, Orion.JPG0404-Our cabin, bed & sitting area, Orion.JPG0405-Our cabin, sitting area, Orion.JPG

0406-Our cabin, work desk area, Orion.JPG0407-Our cabin, bedroom, Orion.JPG0408-Our cabin balcony, Orion.JPG0409-Our cabin balcony, Orion.JPG0411-View from cabin, dirty water & dock, Cairns Cruminalise Liner Ter.JPG

0413-View from Orion leaving dock, Cairns, Apr 13.JPG0413-View from Orion still at dock, Cairns, Apr 13.JPG0415-View from Orion leaving Cairns, Apr 13.JPG0416-Cairns Marina from Orion leaving Cairns, Apr 13.JPG0418-Leaving Cairns, blue water ahead, Apr 13.JPG

0421-Sunset from Orion, Apr 13.JPG0422-Sunset from Orion, Apr 13.JPG0423-Map Cairns to Palau, original itinerary.jpg0424-Capt intro to crew, Apr 13.JPG0425-Dinner on Orion, Apr 13.JPG

0426-Map of Melanesia.jpg0428-Map to Samarai, PNG.jpg0429-Breakfast on Orion, Apr 14.JPG0432-Bridge, Orion, Apr 14.JPG0433-Squall in Coral Sea from Orion.JPG

0435-Guests getting snorkel equipment, Orion.JPG0436-Carl getting snorkel equipment, Orion.JPG0438-Sunset in Coral Sea, Orion, Apr 14.JPG0441-Dinner on aft deck, Orion.JPG0444-Aerial view of Papua New Guinea.jpg

0447-Land in sight, PNG, Orion.JPG0451-Zodiacs, Orion.JPG0452-Zodiacs, Orion.JPG0453-Glass-bottomed zodiac.JPG0454-Guests getting ready to go ashore, Orion.JPG

0456-Zodiacs going ashore, Orion.JPG0457-Tagboard, Carl lining up for zodiac, Orion.JPG0459-Orion from zodiac.JPG0461-Samarai Island from zodiac, PNG.JPG0462-Samarai Island from zodiac, PNG.JPG

0463-Dock on Samarai, PNG.JPG0467-View from landing, Samarai, PNG.JPG0468-Samarai Island, PNG.JPG0469-Market on Samarai, PNG.JPG0472-Old church, Samarai, PNG.JPG

0473-Cisterns, Samarai, PNG.JPG0475-Dancers, Samarai, PNG.JPG0476-Dancers, Samarai, PNG.JPG0477-Orion audience, Samarai, PNG.JPG0478-Local audience, Samarai, PNG.JPG

0479-Dancers, Samarai, PNG.JPG0481-Dancers, Samarai, PNG.JPG0482-Woman dancer, Samarai, PNG.JPG0483-Photo copy of typical native woman, PNG.jpg0484-Dancers, Samarai, PNG.JPG

0485-Dancers, Samarai, PNG.JPG0489-Dancers, Samarai, PNG.JPG0491-Young dancer, Samarai, PNG.JPG0493-Musicians, Samarai, PNG.JPG0494-Fishing dance, Samarai, PNG.JPG

0495-Fishing dance, Samarai, PNG.JPG0496-Fishing dance, Samarai, PNG.JPG0501-Dancers, Samarai, PNG.JPG0502-Dancers, Samarai, PNG.JPG0505-War Memorial & Library Institute, 1926, Samarai, PNG.JPG

0508-Typical houses, Samarai, PNG.JPG0511-Former Anglican Church, Samarai, PNG.JPG0513-Group on nstreet during walk, Samarai, PNG.JPG0514-Carl during walk, Samarai, PNG.JPG0518-Divers from the ship on wharf, Samarai, PNG.JPG

0519-Wharf, Samarai, PNG.JPG0521-Electricity generating plant, Samarai, PNG.JPG0523-Tropical island view, Samarai, PNG.JPG0524-Carl on walk, Samarai, PNG.JPG0525-View during walk, Samarai, PNG.JPG

0528-Tropical island house and landscaping, Samarai, PNG.JPG0531-Sign posted during walk, Samarai, PNG.JPG0532-Dugout canoe, Samarai, PNG.JPG0533-Dugout canoes, Samarai, PNG.JPG0534-Carl in zodiac, leaving Samarai, PNG.JPG

0537-NatGeo Orion from zodiac, Samarai, PNG.JPG0538-Cooks busy on Orion.JPG0541-Deka Deka Island from Orion, PNG.JPG0542-Deka Deka Island from zodiac, PNG.JPG0543-Orange-footed scrubfowl nest, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG

0544-Orange-footed scrubfowl, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0545-Orange-footed scrubfowl nest, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0546-Snorkeling off beach, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0547-Beach from water, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0549-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG

0551-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0552-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0559-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0562-Nancy snorkeling at Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0565-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG

0566-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0567-Coral & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0569-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0571-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0572-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG

0573-Sea cucumber, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0576-Nancy & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0585-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0591-Coral & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0592-Coral & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG

0595-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0597-Nancy snorkeling, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0598-Coral garden, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0599-Coral garden, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0602-Coral & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG

0603-Black coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0605-Coral & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0606-Coral & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0607-Coral & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0608-Coral & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG

0609-Coral & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0613-Coral & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0614-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0616-Hidden fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0617-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG

0619-Coral & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0621-Coral on coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0623-Coral & fish, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0625-Coral, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0636-Emergency activity, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG

0637-Beach from water, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0637-Snacks, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0639-Chip & salsa, margaritas, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0639-View from beach, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG0641-View from beach, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG

0642-View from beach, Deka Deka Island, PNG.JPG