Category Archives: Nature

Wordless Wednesday 04052016

For you, my friends.  

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Over the Fence

My back boundary borders a green corridor that runs through the middle of housing estates and serves as a short-cut to the main shopping precinct for walkers and push bike riders. Chi and I went for a wander late yesterday … Continue reading

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SOLITUDE

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Walkabout

Walkabout refers to a rite of passage during which male Australian Aborigines would undergo a journey during adolescence and live in the wilderness for a period as long as six months. In this practice they would trace the paths, or … Continue reading

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Fog

Fog can be considered a type of low-lying cloud, and is heavily influenced by nearby bodies of water, topography, wind conditions, and even human activities. Infra-red cooling of a cloud-free, humid air mass at night can lead to fog formation … Continue reading

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My Weekend

Friday Evening – Severe weather. Anyone traveling home from Brisbane City on Friday afternoon experienced massive delays due to flash flooding. MM who is now stationed at Queensland Rail’s main yard at Bown Hills took 4 hours and 35 minutes … Continue reading

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Cyclone Marcia

Cyclone Marcia made landfall as a category 5 cyclone and left a trail of destruction over Yeppoon and Rockhampton in Queensland, Australia. The cyclone was at category 5 when it grazed Yeppoon battering the coastal town with 285km/h winds. It … Continue reading

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I can’t stand the rain

   

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Happy Straya Day

Today is Australia Day – a public holiday in Australia, commemorating the landing of the British in 1788

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