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Miscellaneous moths and mushrooms

Wandering and/or bashing along bush tracks, we often saw life forms of various persuasions.

Moths, for example …

… and mushrooms. I took most of the following photos in the Tarkine, a cool temperate rainforest. 122 more words

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Poetry corner

High country weather

Alone we are born
And die alone
Yet see the red-gold cirrus
over snow-mountain shine.

Upon the upland road
Ride easy, stranger… 18 more words

Travels

Alarums and excursions

The mornings were dedicated to ‘processing’ animals and collecting data, and the afternoons often to ‘sightseeing’ around Arthur River. Betty and I helped with data entry on a couple of afternoons when we were too bushed to go out again; a quiet afternoon quaffing coffee and working on spreadsheets was just the ticket then. 1,706 more words

Travels

Plans Gone Awry-Arthur River Tasmania

The Edge of the World. That’s what the sign said and, standing on the hill looking out to sea, that’s how it felt. Untamed and untameable: Arthur River, North-West Tasmania. 815 more words

Travel

Tassy Trip - North West, Tarkine Drive

A bit late though here is the next part of the trip. We left Stanley late in the evening to find a campsite somewhere up top in the North West of the state. 1,014 more words

2015 Fun

Arthur River Cruise

There are two different tour companies offering cruises along the Arthur River. I opted for the original Arthur River cruise aboard the M.V. “George Robinson”. The “George Robinson” is an old steel-hulled vessel that has been taking tourists along the Arthur River for the last 30 years. 383 more words

West Coast

South Arthur Forest Drive

The South Arthur Forest Drive is a 60-70km long drive between Kanunnah Bridge and the small settlement of Trowutta in the largely unspoilt area of Tasmania known as the… 1,037 more words

The Tarkine