Category Archives: Broome/Kimberley

wild horses near Broome …

Caught a rare glimpse of some of our rescued wild horses near Broome this morning.I had to use full zoom to get this close, as did the next video: These horses were rescued from Theda Station in the North Kimberley … Continue reading

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Roebuck Bay’s rare dolphin species …

Research continues on the rare Snubfin Dolphin found close to Broome in Roebuck Bay, lots of images found at the link:   Latest abundance estimate of snubfin dolphins in Roebuck Bay released MUCRU researchers have today released a new report … Continue reading

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continuing dinosaur hunting using drone technology …

Drone technology is now a tool that helps to identify and follow dinosaur footprints from the James Price Point area and all along the coast north of Broome at low tide.  Dr Steve Salisbury is pictured here along with traditional … Continue reading

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Anzac Day Remembrance …

The 100th Anniversary of the Gallipoli landing is remembered right across the World. A bit of local history for the ANZAC weekend from ABC Kimberley – who knew ‘Cauliflower a la Roebuck Bay’ was served in Egypt in the middle … Continue reading

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seedling bonanza …

The native plant nursery has been going full swing lately, with our Work for the Dole teams doing exceptionally well. Check out the quality of seedlings pictured: Our own seed raising potting mix is used, and little to no added … Continue reading

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bayside, low tide on Roebuck Bay …

Roebuck Bay at low tide. The shoreline in the distance is 10km away. Dampier Creek runs out on the other side of the mangroves. Another boatload of climate refugees visited yesterday. The Port is 6 km from where the pic … Continue reading

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wasp …

This wasp like creature with the bug eyes was cleaning out his burrow Click to enlarge:

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flowering streets …

Malvaceae species, above, and Convolvulaceae below,  growing in gardens and landscaping provides great colour. The images below are Ipomoea costata, followed by the white flowering ground cover, Davenportia davenportii, both on a Broome street verge. Click to enlarge

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carbon munching …

I hadn’t seen this fungus before, it’s quite pretty, click to enlarge: More carbon munchers, caterpillars do the leaves, fungus, the trunks and mulch: Termites munch the rest inside ‘pindan posts’.

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taxi …

Cable Beach has a new taxi service for tourists for this tourist season, pictured below: Please click on the link…. Like and SHARE our page https://www.facebook.com/pages/Shinju-Matsuri-Pedicab-Co-Broome-WA/1582313705336821 Just perfect for that fortnightly ‘escape the cold’ taxi:  

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