the Tanami region of the SE Kimberley …

Where the Tanami Desert meets the Great Sandy and Little Sandy Deserts, Lake Gregory is a freshwater system with no outflows to the sea, but fills completely only when big floods occur. The last 20 years or so, rains have been good, and water flow from Sturt Creek is found in enough quantities to keep many horses and cattle healthy, only for the government to undertake aerial shooting.

Sunrise over the Wolfe Creek Crater

Lake Gregory

These pics include many from over 15 years ago, click to zoom:

Inside Wolfe Creek Crater showing the salt pan in the middle.

Ipomoea costata, edible Bush Yam

Ghost Gums on the Sturt Creek floodplain

Moon rise near Lake Gregory

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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