Bushfires part 2

Bushfires part 2 2020

And just as we were catching our breath after the first big bushfire that hit us from the south of Sea Horse Diamond Beach, we found ourselves under even more threat from fires to the north and north-west just a week later. But like angels in red and yellow, some serious help arrived, with both […]

Bushfires Part 1

NSW Bushfire 2019

Its been a hairy scary few weeks here at Diamond Beach and for a short time we seemed to be at the epicentre of the NSW bushfire crisis. This dramatic shot – which went around the world – taken by local photographer Martin Von Stoll of his son on Back Beach, Hallidays Point pretty much […]

Heroes to a half shell

Sea turtles

Heroes come in all shapes and sizes, and to beings of all kinds. Chris and Ryan Denton of Sea Horse Diamond Beach are two such heroes – and heroes to a half shell – Turtles that is. Twice recently Chris has been involved in the rescue of turtles from Diamond Beach rock pools or seaweed […]

Black Cockatoos at SeaHorse Diamond Beach

Black cockatoos

A bird watching favourite, Yellow-Tailed Black Cockatoos are one of the largest of Australias native parrots.  There are actually six species of Australian Black Cockatoos and the Yellow Tailed black Cockatoo is very easily spotted with its clear yellow cheek patch and yellow tail panels.  Small flocks of these Cockatoos are regular visitors to the […]