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Horizontal Falls Tour

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We headed off by 4WD bus and our first stop was at Beagle Bay.
The church altar was decorated with pearl shells

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Stopped for breakfast at Koolijman Resort at Cape Leveque

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Our 4WD bus at the rocks near the beach at Cape Leveque

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On the beach at Cape Leveque. Very windy morning

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We visited an aboriginal fish hatchery at One Arm Point
near Cape Leveque and saw Nemo and his mates

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Left Cape Leveque for the Horizontal Falls by seaplane
and flew over some of the 1000 islands of the Buccaneer Archipelago

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View of the Horizontal Falls from our plane

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Into the first Horizontal Fall by fast boat

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Approaching the second fall but too dangerous to go through with the tides at that time

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One of the seaplanes arriving at the floating pontoon with some more tourists

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Our base for the day was this floating pontoon

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Fat and healthy Tawny Nurse Sharks come in to be fed each day at the pontoon

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Posted by cbtraveller 00:59 Archived in Australia

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