Monthly Archives: August 2016

The Rock 22 – 23 August 2016

I can remember seeing The Rock quite a few times as a young child – on car trips with my parents. It was hard to miss as you travel on the road from Wagga Wagga to Albury. It is quite … Continue reading

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Cocoparra National Park and Narrandera Wetlands and Forests 21 – 22 August 2016

After our visit to the Pink Lakes, David Hufton and myself left Victoria and drove to Balranald, where we stopped for lunch and took advantage of those showers at the Discovery Centre that we had seen earlier. We then headed … Continue reading

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The Pink Lakes 18 – 21 August 2016

The next place we visited on the road trip with David Hufton was The Pink Lakes in NW Victoria. The lakes are situated in the large Murray Sunset National Park – but they are close to the edge of the park and … Continue reading

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Visit to Lake Mungo National Park 15 – 18 August 2016

This was the main place David Hufton and myself wanted to visit on our road trip. We had continued on our way along the Sturt Highway via Hay to Balranald. There we called into the Discovery Centre – which is not … Continue reading

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River Red Gums on the Murrumbidgee 14 – 15 August 2016

David Hufton had invited me to join him on an outback road trip to Lake Mungo and some other national parks in South Western NSW and Western Victoria. His intention was to undertake a photographic trip, and this sounded good. … Continue reading

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Ferndale Park Fungi – 11 August 2016

This was a quick trip down to Ferndale Park at Chatswood to see how the fund was going. In particular the green coloured “pink waxcaps” I had seen earlier in the week. I was interested to see if they had … Continue reading

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Burra Korain Head Walk – 10 August 2016

This was a very interesting walk. On many previous trips to the Asgard Plateau and on the cliffs on the north side of the Grose Valley I had plenty of chances to look at Burra Korain Head. I had never … Continue reading

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Wolli Creek – Mainly Fungi – 9 August 2016

With the fungi season drawing to a close, this was probably my last walk for a while along the Two Valleys Track looking for and photographing the fungi. This time, I was joined by Digi Dave. This trip we walked … Continue reading

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More Fungi in the Chatswood – Lane Cove Area – 8 August 2016

I wanted to head back up to Ferndale Park to see how the mystery pink waxcaps were going. I think this is a species who’s fruiting body starts off green and as it ages it changes to orange and then pink. … Continue reading

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Back to Royal National Park – National Falls and Fungi at Bola and Palona Creeks – 7 August 2016

This was a pleasant day out, accompanied by Digi Dave. We headed to the southern part of Royal National Park with our cameras. Our intention was to photograph fungi at Bola and Palona Creeks, but on our way we stopped … Continue reading

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