Day 3 – Packrafting south of Amity Point

The blue sky reflects brilliantly off the clear bay water that flows over pristine white sands. I can’t help but wonder whether I have drifted into a holiday commercial or whether I am really here paddling my packraft in this place. A small pod of bottle-nosed dolphins plays nearby. One is quite white compared with […]

The Alpaca’s maiden voyage

I draw quite a bit of attention as I stand under the street light inflating my new Alpacka Alpaca packraft. A middle-aged man with spreading girth and shaved head comes to observe. He is annoying and I try my best to politely get rid of him. But still he comments about how I’ll be there […]

My new Alpacka packraft has arrived

I am so excited! My Alpacka packraft arrived in the mail today. I only ordered it on 7 May and it had to come all the  way from the US to Brisbane, Australia. Now that’s service! I haven’t had a chance to get the raft out on the water yet but I am really keen to […]