Report from the January Port Fairy Pelagic with Birdswing Birding and Wildlife Tours.
The Port Fairy Pelagic went out today with Birdswing Birding and Wildlife Tours. The weather began favourable with a light southwesterly wind and swell as we left cloudy Port Fairy and headed south.
One of the first birds of the day, a Flesh-footed Shearwater, was to herald the rest of the trip as we saw dozens. Despite two berley stops on the shelf edge about 30 miles offshore, highlights...