So soon the questions have come in ! To answer some of your questions,
1. Yes, the Amsterdam Albatross was photographed by Tony Palliser, he
get some photos, between the rain. We anxiously are waiting to see the
2. Yes, those lucky other souls who were on board did also get to see this
See Tony Palliser's home page (http://www.zip.com.au/~palliser) for the
Wollongong Boat Trip Report 26th September 1999.
3. The Albatross was captured and banded off Wollongong by Lindsay Smith,
Milburn aboard the Sandra "K" skippered by Capt. Carl Loves
and Vince Murphy (Deckhand).
Thank you to all who attended for your support, Keep the questions
thank you for your interest in the worlds seabirds.
P.S. Black Noddy, Anous minutus,
was also a "First" for Wollongong! on the same trip.
SOSSA "Wildlife Research" H.Q - Wollongong
Southern Oceans Seabird Study Association Inc
Lindsay E. Smith & Janice G. Jenkin-Smith
Janice G. Jenkin.JP.,CMC. Civil Marriage Celebrant
P.O. Box 142, Unanderra NSW Australia 2526
Phone +61 (02) 4271 6004
Fax +61 (02) 4272 4626
Mobile 0418 603 007
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