In celebration of Shannon turning 30 years old on 17th March we've complied a list of 30 of his 'awesome moments whilst travelling' Enjoy reflecting with us in this photo diary, more info on each special moment can be found in the destinations tab and select the country.
Be it volcanoes such as Mt Bromo or Mt Batur, on the Sydney Bridge , a hike around UlurauNational Park or a 8 hour trek across snowy Tongariro, the need for a good climb and the rewards at the top are worth the climb.
Sunrise trek to Mt Batur, Bali, Indonesia
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Tongariro Crossing, South Island, New Zealand
Trekking 'The Olgas' Kata Tjuta, part of Uluru National Park
ANIMALS & FISH
Getting up close and personal with all kinds of animals on land and in the sea
Swimming with black tip reef sharks, Langkawi, Malaysia
Feeding kangaroos, Australia
Crocodile feeding, Darwin, Australia
Swimming with dolphins in the wild, Kaikoura, New Zealand
Diving in the Great Barrier Reef, Australia
LORD OF THE RINGS
While everyone knows LOTR rings was filmed in New Zealand, it is amazing to visit the sets of Hobbiton, and visit the WETA workshop, and stumble upon other film locations
Hobbiton, New Zealand
Oh how could I not include some of my favourite meals!
Demolishing a kilo steak and winning the meal for free upon completion, Sydney
Check the size of this pizza from Sals, Auckland, New Zealand
Went to Italy for a week... only ate pizza!
Nothing will beat driving top of the range cars for a job but I've also had fun driving other cars and watching the F1
4WD Fraser Island, Australia
F1 Melbourne, Australia
Driving fast / amazing cars for work, Sydney, Australia
Road tripping the outback, Australia
Got to love a bit of adventure...!
Erawan Falls, Thailand
Snorkelling at a ship wreck, Amed, Indonesia
Franz Josef Glacier hike and helicopter ride, Franz Josef, New Zealand
Sky diving, Wanaka, New Zealand
Bungy Jump, Queenstown, New Zealand
Canyon Swing, Queenstown, NZ
Sand boarding in New Zealand
Wakening up in the snow Mt Cook, NZ
Luge, Rotorua, New Zealand
From being taught the Haka by Maori's, to visiting a dream of mine- Rome's colosseum, and learning about the devastating affects of Mt Etna at Pompeii
Tamaki Maori Village, Rotorua, New Zealand
Colosseum Rome, Italy
There is nothing quite like meeting new friends and colleagues whilst travelling, and nothing better than getting to meet friends from home!
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