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EARTH DAY IN ADDO

What better place to celebrate Earth Day than to spend time away from a built-up environment: we chose to visit the nearby Addo Elephant National Park. 350 more words

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Cascades Track

A short hike down to a rock platform and waterhole on Middle Harbour Creek, in the northern suburbs of Sydney.

Popular with walkers and mountain-bikers, the track down to the Cascades starts near Acron Oval in St Ives, with a locked gate at the start of the maintenance trail.  804 more words

Australia

Marching in

Arriving at a waterhole with an elephant bull wading in the water is such a pleasure to watch.

A few minutes later I thought I heard something moving in the bushes around the waterhole. 127 more words

BLACK DIAMOND LAKE, COLLIE - WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Ever since I saw a photograph of the pristine, bright crystal-blue water of Black Diamond Lake, I wanted to go there.

I mean, look at it. 841 more words

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A Rainy Desert Christmas

G’day Matey’s!

This post is a little bit late but as I am currently in the rainforest, wifi is a bit hard to find. But I trust that everyone had a wonderful Christmas with loved ones and lots of goodies and chocolate! 479 more words

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CAPE BUFFALO AT ADDO

We considered ourselves fortunate to see a youngish Cape buffalo bull (Syncerus caffer) on the fringes of the large family group of elephants gathered at the Lismore Waterhole as we haven’t seen them at all on our previous few visits to the Addo Elephant National Park. 133 more words

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BIRD ANTICS IN ADDO

Despite the stiff breeze that whipped up dust, I was able to compile a satisfying list of birds seen in the Addo Elephant National Park. Even though the calls of… 408 more words

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