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Our Tour Guides

We are united in the belief that getting ’out there’ is essential for renewal, for a sense of wellbeing and happiness

LEARN TO SEE LIKE a local

The guides that inspire                     

Guiding is an art, which combines many arts and several sciences. Guides provide orientation, information and inspiration in the right amounts and at the right times so that we have more enjoyable, meaningful and complete experiences. The right guide will instil in you the ability and the desire to sense the beauty in your surroundings. 

Mike Keighley, Top End, Northern Australia, Outback Guide
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Mike Keighley

Fit as a trout, furnished with a droll take on the sillier aspects of urban life and a clear-eyed view of just how lucky he is, Mike Keighley is the very model of the modern guide ...

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Chris Carter, Archaeologist
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Chris Carter

Chris Carter is an archaeologist turned tour guide. Chris tells us what makes archaeology special to him and we learn more about how he discovered his passion and how that rubs off on others that travel with him.

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Stella and Juergen Freund
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Stella & Juergen Freund

With a heart for nature and a love of narrative the Freunds devote themselves to conservation and Juergen is honoured as one of very few Senior Fellows of the International League of Conservation Photographers.

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David Donnelly, Whale Watching, Guide
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Dave Donnelly

Two moments have defined wildlife expert Dave Donnelly’s life; one was the chance sighting of a breaching Southern Right Whale, old enough to have encountered the whaling industry’s dying days and close enough to intrigue a curious 13 year-old. An enchanting encounter.

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Vanessa Mignon, Nature guide and photographer
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Vanessa Mignon

Vanessa is focused on sharing the beauty of the world and playing a part in protecting it. She is a member of the Ocean Artists Society and an Ambassador for the Undersea Soft Encounter Alliance.

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Tim Harvey, Nature Guide, Founder Sea Turtle Foundation
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Tim Harvey

For Tim Harvey, protecting sea turtles is his passion, which is why he established the Sea Turtle Foundation. Tim now guides for us and takes his long-time experience with wildlife and reef-creatures, helping inspire a generation of conservationists.

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