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An Unplanned Bushwalk

Yesterday, Dean and I hopped on the ferry and went across the Clarence River to Iluka.  True to what my friend Sue had said, the area is flat and easy-going riding around on a bike.  606 more words

Time Fillers

Gorgeous golden fig


Strangler fig and golden fig are two common names for Ficus aureum. In Latin, Ficus means edible fig. Birds and other wildlife consume the tiny, many-seeded “figs” (pictured above Queens Island). 135 more words

Wildlife Plant

Cape Tribulation and the Daintree Rainforest, Part 2

While in Cape Tribulation we stayed at the Cape Trib Exotic Fruit Farm. Alison and Digby purchased the land and converted the cleared area into an exotic fruit farm, collecting tropical fruit seeds from all over the world. 260 more words