Category Archives: Environment

Broome town …

The architecture of the town of Broome in Western Australia is unique. Tropical, to desert climate, including heat waves to 44C and cyclones, that mostly pass by, have helped create this style of building, similar to a century ago. Corrugated … Continue reading

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Dampier Peninsula, a Kimberley experience …

At 200 km from north to south, the Dampier Peninsula has many attractions that can be seen where nature has a hold. Broome sits at the southern tip. Selected at random, click to zoom.

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vacation in Broome …

The Broome area contains so many water sites, from beaches, reefs, ephemeral lakes and swamps to dense woodlands and forests. These pics are several years old, but the same qualities for locals and visitors to keep occupied during leisure time. … Continue reading

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Remote snaps at the Berkeley River … part 2

..Part 2 of Berkeley River area where a large Kimberley River reaches the Ocean, sand dunes and beaches with rocky outcrops to the NWest and sandstone cliffs to the SEast, covered by rocky islands and mangrove swamps. Click to zoom.

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holiday snaps from the remote Berkeley River …

A few years ago, I was helping to landscape the new Berkeley River Lodge, part of the experience was to be surrounded by Kimberley wilderness. NW Kimberley, on the West side of Cambridge Gulf is Sandstone pavement country, separated by … Continue reading

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falling sea levels …

Cannot find any rising sea levels in Western Australia. The big tide in 2011 looks to be a 20 year high. So, the nonsense from the Climate Council is just propaganda as usual, including this useless information from CSIRO. Can’t … Continue reading

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Green Blob loves North Korea …

Green Blobs at Ecowatch want a return to North Korea-like conditions of poverty and starvation for us: EcoWatch 8 hrs · “Humanity has reached a tipping point. How our leaders decide to act now and in the next decade will … Continue reading

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random Broome …

Some random pics around Broome, showing the colours of the surrounding environment, ocean and town. Turquoise ocean, pindan red sand, quirky steel and corrugated iron buildings, finished with fantastic weather and massive tides encourage an explosion of the towns population … Continue reading

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lower tides, sea level, caused recent coral bleaching …

Falling sea levels, not warming, is the cause of most bleaching of coral events in 2016. This post by Jim Steele shows how corals are affected by El Nino events when the trade winds slacken that bring weather to the … Continue reading

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shellfish supreme …

Just received my copy of  award winning Living Molluscs, by Charles E Rawlings. A large hardbound copy, with great photographs of living molluscs across the world. I purchased mine through Andrew Isles Bookshop in Melbourne, posted to me in Broome, … Continue reading

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