Monthly Archives: May 2016

Vivid – Sydney Light Festival – 2016

I made my first visit to Vivid Light Festival for this year last night – a Monday night, and it was crowded, as it always is, but not too crowded. I started off at Circular Quay and soon made my … Continue reading

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Donkey Mountain Walk – 28 – 29 May 2016

A second visit to Donkey Mountain in as many weeks? Why not? It a good place to go to, and besides we had some birthdays to celebrate. Jasper was about to turn four, and he was keen to revisit Donkey … Continue reading

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Sunrise at Otford and a Visit to Werrong Beach – 27 May 2016

The plan was to walk down to Werrong Beach in Royal National Park and then walk along under the sea cliffs to The Figure of Eight Pool. I had never visited Wearing Beach before and never that section of the … Continue reading

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More Birds at the Cooks River – 27 May 2016

This was a short afternoon bike ride along parts of the Cooks River Cycleway, and I took my camera in case any birds were out. At the Boat Harbour, I noticed a few cormorants were in the bird refuge. As I … Continue reading

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Coastal Walking – Bronte to Maroubra – 25 May 2016

This was a short walk along a very nice section of the Coastal Walkway between Bronte and Maroubra in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs. I got up early and caught a train to Bondi Junction and then walked down to Bronte in … Continue reading

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Taronga Zoo – 23 May 2016

I had a spare day, and thought another visit to the zoo would be worthwhile. It was – the day was very pleasant. It is interesting to note that on different visits, different animals are active. So there is always … Continue reading

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Cooks River Birds – 22 May 2016

This was a nice bike ride along the cycleways of the Cooks River visiting some of the wetlands and photographing the birds. The first place  I stopped was Gough Whitlam Park. The I cycled to TheLanding Lights Wetland at Rockdale. … Continue reading

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Cape Banks Walk – 20 May 2016

Interesting. Mt Banks last post, Cape Banks this one. This was a short, late afternoon walk from La Perouse to Cape Banks in Botany Bay National Park. I like the rock formations, their textures and patterns, on the platforms on … Continue reading

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Mt Banks Traverse – 18 May 2016

This was a midweek walk with Bob. We both had the traverse along the side of Mt Banks on our short lists for a while. I am not sure who first completed this traverse as a bushwalking trip. It links … Continue reading

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Nature at the Cooks River – 17 May 2016

This was a short visit to the Cooks River. I was on my bike and on my way home when I stopped at the Cup and Saucer Creek Wetland to what was about. On the visit before with Digi Dave, … Continue reading

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