the Baroness Outlook, she did pick a nice place for it
history is very interesting and includes whalers, convicts and deadly German family feuds.
visiting tourist is to drop mail in the barrel at Post Office Bay, a tradition started by whalers back in the 18th century. The system
is still working.
In the morning of June 2d 2009 we performed a smooth wet landing at Cormorant Point to explore the beach and to check
out the Flamingos in a brackish pond. Unfortunately, apart from the wet feet, the rest of this excursion was rather
In the afternoon we climbed up to the platform at the Baroness Lookout
to hear about its morbid history
and to enjoy the view.
a perfect landing at Cormorant Point
a juvenile Sally Lightfoot creaps over the lava rock
a sea lion hitchhiker blocks the aft platform
on our way to the Baroness Outlook Freddy is looking for turtles. No luck
Herons are stealthy hunters
a sea lion pops up to say hello
this is what the Baroness must have seen (apart from the zodiacs of course)