Archives for December 2011

Sea Lion on the beach

Travel photography sea lion

A sea lion that had washed up onto one of the beach’s in Coffin Bay National Park South Australia.  

Saucepan constellation

Travel photography stars

The saucepan constellation over 7 mins. Taken at Coffin Bay National Park South Australia.

Dolphin fishing

Travel photography dolphin

One of the dolphins we saw herding Salmon towards one of the beach’s at Coffin Bay National Park. There were three dolphins that we saw working as a team to move the fish to a certain area and then strike.

Kata Tjuta

Travel photography Kata Tjuta

Our family did the Valley of the winds walk through Kata Tjuta while it was raining lightly, we were very lucky to be able to see the area with rain but even luckier to see small waterfalls and the creek bed with over half a metre of water in it. The creek bed is the normal walking […]

Uluru (Ayers rock) base walk

Travel photography Uluru base walk

We took the kids for a 9.5km walk around the base of Ayers rock in Sept 2010. The walk seemed a lot longer than 9.5 km’s, but it was worth every step. We loved being able to walk around and see Uluru from up close as we had only ever seen photos of it from […]

Young monitor (Perenti)

A young monitor that we saw while walking around Arid lands botanical garden. I think it could be a perenti which can grow up to two metres in length.

Arid lands

Arid lands

Arid lands is a desert botanical garden that is located in Port Augusta South Australia. It is not your usual botanical garden with green grass and tall trees and beautiful flowers, the gardens show what trees, shrubs and flowers grow in outback Australia where there is not much water but lots of hot days. And […]

Cattle mustering contest

Travel photography cattle mustering

When we went for a trip to Maree in June 2011 we were hoping to see the camel cup, but when we got there we found out that we were a month too soon. Luckily they had their annual cattle mustering championships on. Here are some shots of a cattleman lassoing a calf.  

Small bird

Travel photography Ayers rock

A small bird that landed on a dead tree branch near us while doing the base walk at Ayers rock.

Fire twirling

Travel photography fire twirling

A couple of people fire twirling at a homeschooling camp on Raymond Island.