In recent times we've been paddling beneath the sheer cliffs along the coastline outside the Sydney Heads. This morning's journey, by contrast, turned inwards to travel up one limb of Sydney's branching waterways.
Sailing towards Middle Head.
The distinctive conveyor belt of offshore clouds still forming over the remains of the East Australian Current.
Turning westward to paddle up Middle Harbour and into the clear blue winter skies of the interior ...