Tag Archives: Broome

big bites …

A visit to the crocodile park for the school holidays, my visiting family and I enjoyed an afternoon of watching animal (and bird) behaviours. Enjoy, and click to enlarge. First a daring egret. Look to the left, look to the … Continue reading

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big birds …

Out with family, including dogs this morning, a nature crawl, punctuated with stops for pics of birds, trees and water. A well traveled public holiday*. Sunny, warm and light Westerly breezes. Fabulous. Now my daughters’ pics, a professional Portrait photographer.

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conserved wetland …

Some pics of wetlands near Broome, now part of a looming Conservation Park. Birds range from Glossy Ibis to Spoonbills, Storks and Egrets.

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random Broome …

Some random pics from around the holiday town of Broome, what a visitor might see. Click to enlarge.

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Broome’s rare coastline …

Some extraordinary beaches surround Broome, including Cable Beach, interspersed with rocky outcrops, much of it sandstone, with some prints of past travelers from 130 million years ago. Here are some images from one of the significant ones. Click twice for … Continue reading

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street colours in Broome …

Parks and gardens are the essence of a community, we are fortunate to have a lot of them in this small town. The Broome Shire gardeners do an outstanding job with their care and maintenance, in difficult circumstances, and sometimes … Continue reading

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tourists find more dinosaur footprints at Cable Beach …

Dinosaur footprints can be seen at most beaches around Broome and north to Cape Leveque whenever strong winds and tides move the sand around, exposing the Broome Sandstone. I have found some myself close to the Port, and now a … Continue reading

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bush bash …

Venturing into bushland north of Broome is a joy, as the colours, textures and flora parade through the tropical woodland. A selection of images here, click to enlarge …

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faces of Cable Beach, Broome …

Cable Beach has a number of different faces, as different as if they were from different beaches. Low tide and high tide are so different, in landscape and ecology and in recreation. These images are from a few days including … Continue reading

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helping the dugong …

I have been involved with running a series of restoration projects around Broome, including several Green Army teams. The sign below explains what this one is about, with a graduation of the first team here on Friday, before the second … Continue reading

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