During Spring, Kunzea in full bloom lines the path connecting the Lodge to Friendly Beaches. Photograph: Hugh
Common all year round, but most active during autumn, Echidnas create wonder for all ages. Photograph: Garry Moore
During November, visitors may encounter the majestic Humpback Whales breaching along their migratory path South. Photograph: Martin Reedy
Black Swans, shrouded in mist at Saltwater Lagoon during summer. Photograph: Garry Moore
The fragile Duck Orchid under inspection from November onwards.
Snorkeling in crystal waters during summer at Schouten Island. Photograph: Mathew Newton
Invigorating at any time of the year, the Friendly Beaches surf never disappoints. Photograph: David Hugh Stewart