RED EYED GREEN TREE FROG

THE WET SEASON IS COMING – AND OUR WILDLIFE CAN’T WAIT!

The long hot dry season is coming to an end. The wet season is not far off. The signs are all there. Afternoon storms building up on the Atherton Tablelands and Cape York Peninsula. In Cairns and along the east coast, the south-east trade wind […]

SIGN OF THE TIMES MULLIGAN HWY FNQ

SOLAR ECLIPSE OVER FNQ – THAT WAS WELL WORTH THE EARLY START!!

I’ve seen some things in my time – but today’s total solar eclipse has eclipsed them all. Last night I was listening to eclipse chasers who’ve spent fortunes going to dozens of solar events, and I was thinking “why”? Now I get it! It was […]

SOLAR ECLIPSE 2012 – WE’RE AT PALMER RIVER FNQ

Your ABC Far North crew is standing by at the Palmer River Roadhouse for the 2012 total solar eclipse. We’re right under the centreline of the path the eclipse will take crossing Cape York Peninsula. And we’re at the point where the totality, the complete […]