We have added to the family here at Oceanside Village. He is a seven week old Labrador puppy named Kai which stands for food in Maori, any body who knows anything about Labradors will know that food is one of their favourite things.
Shark Bay’s World Heritage area has come of age. It is 21 years since this 2.2 million hectares of land and sea became the first area in Australia to join the UNESCO World Heritage list. It satisfied all of the four natural criteria for that listing – natural beauty, biological diversity, ecological processes and Earth’s […]
Denham the Capital of Shark Bay is just a short 831km north west of Perth. Monkey Mia is just a 28km drive from Denham, what alot of people don’t realise is that other than a resort there is nothing else at Monkey Mia. Denham is the town in shark bay, there are supermarkets,resturants,cafes ,fuel and […]
We went out to the Francois Peron National Park the other day, what an awesome day. It is high clearance four wheel drive once you are past the homestead. It is very important that lower your tyre pressure to around 20 Psi. This does two things helps you not get stuck in the soft sand […]
This was the view this morning from the beach right out in front of Oceanside Village. It is really hard having too wake up to this view but someone has to do it.
The Galah’s looked right at home on the deck of the Panorama Villa at Oceanside Village this afternoon. One looks like he is leaning on the upright having a good old sleep. They sat here quite happily for about an hour. Just another beautiful sight here in Denham.
We can learn a lot from nature. We came across these caterpillars the other day when we where on the Shark Bay Quad bike tour. Talk about co-operation. These caterpillars join together to get from one place to another. The reason they do this is to look bigger so predators like birds think they are […]
Yesterday Lachie and I spent an awesome 3hrs quad biking with Shark bay quad tours. www.sharkbayquadbikes.com.au We did the Awesome tour which is the South Peron and Little Lagoon tour combined and I can tell you it was a fantastic tour. It shows you parts of Shark Bay which you wouldn’t see other wise. If […]
This morning I was walking into the office at Oceanside Village and on the wooden chair outside the office I saw, what I thought was a stick stuck on the chair. It was in fact a stick insect. Not sure what kind and if anyone can tell me I would love to know.
We have just had some rain here in Shark Bay so the Wild Flower season this year is just going to be fabulous. Shark Bay being part of a World Heritage listed area makes it an ideal place to see and enjoy the wild flowers. Some of the species you will find nowhere else in […]