Category Archives: Broome/Kimberley

East Kimberley revisited …

Each year I manage a trip or two to the other side of the Kimberley. Distances here are enormous, and a trip to the WA/NT border are is over 2 thousand km return.  Many of our revegetation activities have been … Continue reading

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the port of Broome …

The Port of Broome is subject to massive tidal ranges, with the biggest movement of ten metres. Handling logistics for the Browse Basin offshore Gas field is it’s main use, followed by the live export cattle trade. Click on images … Continue reading

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up the beach …

Barred Creek, about 30km north of Broome is a popular fishing and camping destination for locals. It has everything, beaches, creeks, sandstone rocks, fossil trees, mangroves, fish and flowers. Oh, and a very good exercise area for dogs. To top … Continue reading

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here’s looking at you …

There’s always something watching me on field trips, barking owls, donkeys and more.

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Kimberley wild horse show …

Just been revisiting some old images while looking for plant photos for the new plant identification site, and came across some wild horses. These are from Lake Gregory.

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new site, northwestplants.net …

I now have close to 250 species of North West Australian plant species, including photographs, up on my new site, included in 112 genre, an effort to help people identify what they might be seeing in Parks and Gardens in … Continue reading

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Berkeley River Lodge resort rewarded …

Congratulations to the Kimberley Accommodation crew for this big achievement: Justin Wiebrecht feeling awesome Congratulations to our awesome team at The Berkeley River Lodge for taking out the Best Regional Accommodation Award at the WA AHA awards last night at … Continue reading

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northwestplants.net …

I have just begun a new site, to aid in the identification of plant species of the Kimberley and Pilbara. I have set it out on a WordPress site, to keep it as simple as possible. northwestplants.net One of the … Continue reading

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hottest Australia …

One of my favorite areas of the environment is the hottest region of Western Australia, East and North East of the hottest town, Marble Bar. I go there during the hottest time of year to collect seed and plant material and … Continue reading

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tracking dinosaurs …

The world’s most impressive and substantial dinosaur footprint highway is about to be bombarded by a number of human Paleontologist and assisting researcher’s footprints, drones and lasers. The Broome coastline for 200 km contains examples of at least 16 different … Continue reading

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