2016 – a year of change
February 5th, 2016

What a month this has been for Red Mill House. Christmas saw us at Lake Eacham in the Atherton Tablelands, just enjoying ourselves in one of our favourite places in the world, when suddenly a very attractive block of land …Continue Reading

A Daintree New Year!
January 1st, 2016

After almost 700 millimetres of rain in the last few days of 2015, the Daintree River is full and flowing brown, local creeks and billabongs are full of water and life, the ground is oozing, the frogs are going absolutely …Continue Reading

Buff-breasted Paradise-Kingfisher in the Daintree Valley
November 10th, 2015

Every November a wonderful man named Fred Forsell spends a month in Daintree, staying here at Red Mill House in our purpose-built ‘dog-house’ – and every day he spends the pre-dawn and early morning in a particular piece of forest …Continue Reading

Daintree birding October 15
October 12th, 2015

Another month has passed by – apologies. My very elderly mothers’ serious health decline and ultimate passing have taken up most of the available time and energy in this house for the last month. She is now at rest and …Continue Reading

British Birdfair 2015 – a whirlwind
September 14th, 2015

What a whirlwind it was! A 20 hour delay of flights through to the UK, only 5 nights in the UK and then straight back home again to a full house – – -. Only now, after 3 weeks, do …Continue Reading