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Rare and endangered Australian Sea Lions (Neophoca cinerea) swim and play in the shallows of Hopkins Island, South Australia.
Hopkins Island, South Australia
Get your own stones!
By Tim Fisher
Gentoo penguin seemingly picking up a tourist.
What's It All About?
By Dawn Nelson
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