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The Races ...

Birdsville, Queensland, has a population of about 100. The annual races are run in the first week of September. T’other day all roads were closed and the track was underwater. 82 more words

languorous lizards

A couple of years ago we adopted a pair of blotched bluetongue lizards. They had belonged to a friend who could no longer keep them and they had lived for the past four years in a glass vivarium. 209 more words


Trapped in Birdsville ...

There are three roads out of Birdsville.

One leads south …

One North …

And one West into the Simpson Desert …

Coming soon, the story of how I came to spend a few days here.

Split Log

Aireys Inlet, Vic. Australia

Image: © Gary Light
Creative Commons: (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)


Nights of Wonder - Winter's End

Here, as winter ends on the night shores of Collingwood Beach, Jervis Bay, the Milky Way arches across the landscape and slowly sets into the west ….  52 more words