Orpheus Island and the Hinchinbrook Channel – We Seek Travel Blog

After such an epic week on Magnetic Island, we knew that anyplace we’d go subsequent could be onerous to comply with up.

Nonetheless, after recognizing our first whale and spending an unimaginable week crusing to Orpheus Island and the Hinchinbrook Channel, we had been fairly certain we’d had the perfect week to this point.


Setting Sail for the Palm Island Group

Selecting up the place we left off final week, we hoisted sail at first mild and continued Northwest with mild winds in direction of the Palm Island Group.

A well-liked cease is Nice Palm Island, additionally recognized by its a lot older indigenous title “Bwgcolman”. That is primarily an indigenous group, so we determined that it might be higher to depart the island occupants in peace and as a substitute sailed to Orpheus Island.


Whale Ahoy!

Lastly! We obtained our first glimpse of the well-known Australian East Coast whale migration. Sadly, I didn’t catch a snap of her breaching, but it surely renewed my religion in seeing extra migrating whales on the journey.

Exploring Orpheus Island

Crusing into Orpheus Island made it really feel like we had been exploring distant, unexplored wonders in the midst of the ocean. In actuality, Orpheus is barely a fast hop from the shoreline, but it surely didn’t cease the creativeness from working a little bit wild.

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