Tag Archives: Broome

the Great Sandy Desert environment …

Colourful, thriving plant species inhabit one of the hottest driest regions in Australia. Any town garden would be admired featuring a similar landscape. With 50C days in summer and freezing nights in winter, the ecology stands tall facing tough conditions. … Continue reading

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back to the beach … again

Cable Beach, Broome is a great place to live, beaches on 3 sides, including Cable Beach, often in the top 10 of beaches worldwide. Here is a short video which gives a show of the dimension at low tide. These … Continue reading

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beach creature …

How would you like a tickle sunbathing on Cable Beach? The beach sometimes turns up amazing critters. These images were of a ‘worm’ with a million legs, about finger thick, a couple of feet long and live under the sand. … Continue reading

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flowering Kimberley …

Some randomly selected images of Kimberley flowers, some of which are growing in the nursery and on many garden landscapes in Kimberley towns. Click to enlarge …

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plant’s reproduction triggers …

Research on plant triggers that cause budding, flowering and fruiting is not all well understand. Here is a post that may show some light on a plant’s ability to bud at a certain part of the season, flower, even on … Continue reading

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dreaming the next field trip …

.Time to think about some hot desert country field trips. So I looked up some Great Sandy Desert images to remind me. Click to enlarge. Just need to watch for tropical thunderstorms which have begun in Pastoral country adjoining the … Continue reading

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Kimberley by the beach …

Beaches of note throughout the Kimberley make it such a great destination. Here are a few examples and some inhabitants.

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the beach …

Away from the Political maelstrom, back to peace at the beach, one of the world’s top ten, Cable Beach. Looking forward to just over 10 metres of tidal change in just 6.25 hours. Reaching 10.5m tonight and down to 0.3m … Continue reading

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a pearl north of Broome …

A few more pics from the Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm. Also a boutique resort, with a restaurant shared by pearl farm workers. Great place for a different holiday, and plenty of boating tours to take. I selected a ‘glamping’ experience: … Continue reading

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a random view …

A few selected images around Broome, ones the visitors don’t normally get to see. The tourist ‘season’ is over for the year, except those who enjoy a tropical summer. A good place to visit at any time of the year.

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