Monthly Archives: July 2015

Sassafras Gully Fungi – 23 July 2015

Another trip to record the fungi that were out. Despite having been fairly dry – a fair bit were out in selected parts of Sassafras Gully. Here is a selection of what I saw, which included a large variety of hygrocybes … Continue reading

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More Photography in Gardens of Stone 19 – 21 July 2015

Digi Dave and myself headed up to the Gardens of Stone for another session of exploring and photography. We were in beautiful scenery but the lighting was not right for the best photography – at least for the first morning … Continue reading

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Wolli Creek Fungi – 17 July 2015

This was another in a regular series of trips to document the fungi of Wolli Creek. This trip was in the Turrella Area. I started off at the old quarry. There was still a lot of hygrocybes out.

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More Lane Cove Fungi – 14 and 16 July 2015

Last week I did two walks down the Lane Cove Valley to look for and photograph fungi. A fair bit was out – well spread out along the river. On the 14th, I started from Thornleigh and walked to Thornleigh Oval … Continue reading

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Fungi Photography – Techniques

I have spent a bit of time taking photos of fungi lately, and have now distilled my thoughts and put them down on a webpage. This may be useful to other fungi photographers and for those considering taking fungi photos or … Continue reading

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Wollangambe River – Pollution Disaster!

The recent news of a pollution spill from the Clarence Colliery into the headwaters of the Wollangambe River is most alarming. The Wollangambe River flows through long sections of canyon – Wollangambe Canyon, near Mt Wilson. These are the most … Continue reading

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Leura – Katoomba Cliffs – 12 July 2015

I was up the Blue Mountains with Digi Dave – we had been to a party at Leura. Before heading back home on Sunday – we visited a few lookouts to photograph the cliffs in the cold inclement weather. Some … Continue reading

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Wolli Creek Fungi – 10 – 11 July 2015

Two more visits to Wolli Ck. The Sydney Fungal Studies Group Inc had a field activity on 11 July at Wolli Creek and I thought since the area is close to where I live that I would visit it the … Continue reading

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Sassafras Gully – A Look for More Fungi – 9 July 2015

This was another of my regular trips to Sassafras Gully to look for and photograph fungi. It had been quite dry for the period before the visit, so I was not too hopeful. The first fungi I found, was indeed … Continue reading

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Gardens of Stone – More Photography – 7 July 2015

I headed up the mountains with Bob. Our objective was to visit a canyon in the Gardens of Stone area. It was a canyon that I had visited quite a few years earlier, and one that I thought may provide … Continue reading

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