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the Port of Broome …

The Port of Broome is surrounded by a diverse and spectacular environment, despite attempts over the years to develop the area into a large industrial set-up. There are already inroads from the oil and gas sector to expand, including a … Continue reading

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christmas cheer …

Preparations for Christmas in Broome continue with trees decorated, and the local volunteer fire brigade teams spreading around streets giving out christmas cheer. Here they take a well earned snack break …The annually, anonymously, decorated mangrove on the outskirts of … Continue reading

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stormy beaches …

Beautiful stormy looking skies last evening brought just 2 mm of rain. Looked impressive though … Here is Cable Beach …Watch this, Cable Beach in a new video.

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Broome’s wet season begins … 2014/15

A brilliant thunderstorm across a large area of the Dampier Peninsula last night resulted in nearly 2 inches (45mm) of cooling rain. Great for all the nurseries, landscapes and gardens that our crews work on.The first image was the scene … Continue reading

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winter blast … tropical summer

Oh dear: Europe – Ice storms cause widespread winter chaos = Photos Ice Age Now Sticking to the tropics. Never seen snow ‘live’, never want to. Shivering just thinking about it.  

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beach time …

A call to go to the beach from  Johnny: video. Johnny says, “beach time” … Choppy with Westerlies, partially cloudy, holding considerable moisture from the warm seas, on their way to deliver storms and rain in the Northern Territory and … Continue reading

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Australian Army showing their style …

Army visitor, Tiger armed reconnaissance helicopter, on school playing field next door after rocking my house somewhat just prior to landing … windows and doors shook like an earthquake. video 00:25 This was the second of two visitors, along with … Continue reading

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Cable Beach reflections and colours …

Cable Beach can be really photogenic at sunset, or most anytime really, so here are a few taken over a period of time with my mobile phone when I had left my usual camera behind. It really is a fabulous … Continue reading

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come in, ‘Spinners’ …

Video of the rare Dwarf Spinning Dolphins at Price’s Point, just 60km north of Broome:   James Price Point Spinners Short film of the James Price Point Spinners with Simon Allen, Research Biologist, Murdoch University, Perth, WA. Location: Broome, The … Continue reading

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butt of jokes on show …

Shorten and Milne (Labor and Green) supporters show their big butts  true agenda on an Australian beach, Pajama’s Media has this to laugh at: PHOTO: Here’s a Bunch of Liberals Literally Burying Their Heads in Sand Mashable reports on a strange … Continue reading

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