Dolphin Trainer for a Day in Coffs Harbour!

Dolphin Marine Magic | WorldMark South Pacific Club by Wyndham

Dolphin Bella and us!

It had been 3 and a half years since my partner & I had had a REAL holiday. September 2012 was the plan we made at the end of 2011. Where to go?

I have been a dolphin lover for as many years as I can remember. I have sponsored a dolphin in Bunbury for over ten years, so the original plan was to holiday in the Perth area and visit my adopted dolphin at that time – Tangles. However, I received a newsletter in March to say that Tangles had not returned to the bay since December 2011.

I then looked into the Coffs Harbour Dolphin Marine Magic adopting program and adopted my beautiful little Bella. This got the excitement growing within and so I booked a room at the Wyndham Coffs Harbour – Terraces for our September holiday – we were going to visit the dolphins. Continue reading

91 and still adventurous

Sealed with a kiss

At 91, my father still loves a bit of adventure, holidays and especially animals. When my husband and I booked a unit at Coffs Harbour we decided to book a two bedroom unit and invite my Dad up from Melbourne to join us for the week. He was so excited at the prospect.

The local attractions were many, but one of the highlights for him was the Pet Porpoise Pool. He got kissed by a seal, shook hands with a dolphin, fed a fairy penguin, got drenched by a huge fish, and was chosen to feed the performing dolphins from the stage. He was in his element! Continue reading