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Where the rainforest meets the reef

The roads hug the coast in Douglas Shire, steep rocky cliffs running along sandy beaches, like a tropical Great Ocean Road. Turning away from the ocean here you do not see mountain ash and tree ferns, but dense green walls of sugar cane, neatly clipped and standing to attention like a sailor’s crew cut. 820 more words


12 Photos of the Worlds Oldest Rainforest: The Daintree

‘We’re going on the Bloomfield Track.’

My spine tingled just a little at these words.
I’d heard of it.

Anticipation mounts.

I hang on for dear life. 224 more words


Go Wild on an awesome Jungle Tour in Cairns!!

Ever thought you could hug a koala, go to the beach, explore a rainforest and cruise a croc infested river – all in one day??? 538 more words

land down under: east coast

Next up : Spring Break !

Our second major roadtrip had us travelling all the way from Cairns to Brisbane (and beyond). One thing that has become very, and I mean VERY apparent throughout our trips, is how god damn large Australia really is. 1,501 more words


Cape Tribulation

Cape Tribulation is an area about 3 hours north of Cairns where the rainforest meets the Great Barrier Reef. It is very tropical and home to a diverse range of plants and creatures. 344 more words

Photography - Australia - Cairns the wonder of rainforest trees and abstract art of bark.

I love the colour and abstract shapes in bark. Amazing. They are as good as any artist can imagine.