Tags archives: fish & sea creatures

  • Easter show 2011

  • It has been about 10 years since I last went to the Easter Show.  Last time must have been one of the first times it was held at Olympic Park, and I remember winning a giant white tiger soft toy from one of the games there. Times have changed, and [...]
  • Coral at Whitsundays

  • I went snorkelling for the first time ever at the Whitsundays.  These were taken with my new underwater camera, on full auto settings so no photographic skill involved.  The only hard part was diving down and not floating back up before getting the s [...]
  • Ocean Park Aquarium

  • Ocean Park has an aquarium too! A nautilus, a most fascinating creature. Too bad their tanks are always so dark! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8324ISk9jPg&w=900&h=600&hd=1&modestbranding&rel=0 Very graceful jellyfish. Ve [...]
  • Jellyfish クラゲ

  • The other main attraction at the aquarium is the collection of jellyfish. Yeh I can see the question marks over your heads, but there are so many incredible types of jellyfish here that you can't see in Sydney. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3fgNw4 [...]
  • Sunfish, Mola mola

  • Sunfish, or Mola mola (!?), are my favorite fish in the world. They are a crazy flat fish, with big fins on the top and bottom they use for swimming. The giant fish are quite docile, and quite clumsy. They have a net inside their tank so that they [...]
  • Pufferfish ふぐ

  • Oh the pufferfish are always so cute, so lively. And moving so fast! Can they ever sit still (and let me take a nice pic)? They're like the fish equivalent of ADHD + red cordial. They swim and look at you like they are inviting you to try to fo [...]