The Fijian crested iguana (Brachylophus vitiensis) from the Melbourne Zoo
The Gorilla from the Werribee Zoo
Sodium thiosulfate is a inorganic, white crystalline substance that displays incredible birefringence, why not have a peek?
I took a flight from Queenstown to Milford Sound which went for around 45 mins to an hour, a cruise across Milford Sound which went for around two hours and a return flight which went for around 45 minutes to an hour.
I visited the small seaside town of Kilcunda on the morning of the 3rd of November 2015 in the hopes of getting a good Aurora photograph, sadly although I was well set up my timing was wrong and I missed out on the Aurora. That said I decided it would be a great chance given…
the second part of the trip involved a visit to Wanaka before stopping overnight at the Lake Hawea Hotel. The actual lake itself (Hawea) is located in the Otago region at an altitude of around 348 metres. The lake itself is named in Maori and is thought to be named after a local tribe, however, at the time no information was available as to the actual meaning of the name.