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Cockatoos

There were literally several hundred cockatoos at Chinaman’s Waterhole, Marble Bar.

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Marble Bar waterhole

It’s actually jasper, not marble, but any waterhole in Australia’s hottest town is a welcome sight !

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The mining boom

Before I started this trip I lived in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales, which is a big coal mining district. I saw all the trains heading to the port loaded with coal and thought it was big business ….it … Continue reading

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Hammersley Gorge, Karinji National Park

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Swimming with the big fish !

Well that’s one item ticked off my bucket list ….. swimming with the Whale Sharks at Ningaloo reef, off Exmouth. Perhaps it was not quite as spectacular as other peoples’ experience, as we only managed 2 swims, both with “small’ … Continue reading

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