20 May 2023 Report
Cloudy. 10-20 knot WSW winds. 2-3m waves. 20.4C sea surface temperatures. 19C. Overcast clearing to cloudy. Drift set up around 10:15 at the shelf. 1 knot SW current. Left shelf at 12:30 due to expected slow journey back. A Short-tailed Shearwater crashed into boat. Despite being stunned it managed to take flight eventually. Common dolphins encountered on return. Two Cattle Egrets seen 10NM offshore.
(Note that the numbers in parentheses represent the approximate maximum number of that species in view at one time)
|Wilson's Storm Petrel||17||(10)|
|Indian Yellow-nosed Albatross||2||(1)|
|Wandering Albatross (Gibson's)||1|
|Greater Crested Tern||8|
The next Sydney pelagic trip is scheduled for Saturday 10th June 2023 departing from Mosman at 6.45am and Rose Bay at 7.00am.
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(Photographs Martin Allen, Jeremy Edwards, Jens Sommer-Knudsen and Greg McLachlan).