Checking on the kids

These Gentoo Penguins had set up home in the tussock grass next to some buildings at the Australian research base on Macquarie Island.

Checking on the kids

I found the juxtaposition of the chicks interacting while their parents were away along with the adult on a nearby nest quite cute.

We will be returning to Macquarie Island in December on our next Subantarctic LuminOdyssey!

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