Category Archives: Sydney

Cooks River Birds – 4 October 2017

After my brief visit the afternoon before, I thought a full day could be spent along the Cooks River photographing the birds. This time I started by visiting the Boat Harbour and the Dog Area near Canterbury, then to the … Continue reading

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Cooks River Birds – 3 October 2017

I spent a few hours in the afternoon along a short section of the Cooks River photographing some of the birds. I tried to look at the Tawny Frogmouth nest at the Boat Harbour, but some very aggressive Noisy Miners … Continue reading

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A Day on the Harbour – 28 September 2017

This was a very enjoyable day spent on the some of the Ferries in Sydney Harbour. I was not able to visit all the wharfs of Sydney, but I did visit all the major routes during the day. I caught … Continue reading

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Sealife Aquarium Visit – 27 September 2017

Not that long ago I had visited the Sealife Aquarium at Darling Harbour in Sydney and had been impressed with what you could see. I was talking about it to John and he thought it would be a good venue … Continue reading

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Wolli Creek Nature Walk – 26 September 2017

It had been a while since I had walked down the track along Wolli Creek, so I thought it would be a nice place for a half day walk to what was out. I caught the train to Bexley North … Continue reading

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Cooks River Bike Ride – 25 September 2017

Chuin Nee had invited me to join her and her young son Jasper on a bike ride along the Cooks River Cycleway. We rode from Dulwich Hill to the river and then along to Tempe. We then crossed the Princess … Continue reading

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Birds alongs the Cooks River and Tempe Wetlands – 24 September 2017

This was a pleasant day cycling along the Cooks River Cycleway from near Cup and Saucer Creek to the Tempe Wetlands photographing the birdlife. I spotted two sets of nesting Tawny Frogmouths – one near the Boat Harbour and one … Continue reading

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Birds at Barton Park and Landing Lights Wetland – 22 September 2017

This was a very pleasant afternoon spent wandering around Barton Park and the Landing Lights Wetland with Digi Dave ¬†photographing the birdlife. Here are some more photos –

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Taronga Zoo – Visit on 20 September 2017

Since my last visit to the Zoo, I had heard of a new baby Gorilla. Time to go along and see if it was on display to the public. I started my visit with a walk through the Blue Mountains … Continue reading

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Field of Mars Reserve – 19 September 2017

The Field of mars Reserve is another bushland remnant in Sydney and one that I had not visited before. Before starting my walk through the Reserve I downloaded two maps – one here¬†(from the City of Ryde Council)and the other … Continue reading

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