Tag Archives: Orchids

Nature at Wolli Creek – 3 August 2017

After a little bit of recent rain (only 7 mm) earlier in the week, I thought it may be worth a look for fungi along Wolli Creek. I was not that hopeful however, and also took a telephoto lens as … Continue reading

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Wolli Creek – Fungi and Orchids – 18 July 2017

I completed another walk along Wolli Creek from Bexley North to near Turrella looking for fungi. There had been a little rain the week before and I was hoping it would bring some fungi out. But it seems the rai … Continue reading

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More Fungi and Orchids – Lane Cove Valley – 20 June 2017

I went on the walk down the Lane Cove Valley from Thornleigh to Macquarie Park along mainly the Great North Walk track. I was looking for fungi and found a fair bit out and I also found a lot of … Continue reading

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Wolli Creek – Fungi, Orchids and Reptiles – 19 June 2017

This was a pleasant walk from Bexley North to Tempe along Wolli Creek via the Two Valleys Track. On this trip it was good to see a fair number of waxcaps starting to come out. I was also surprised to … Continue reading

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Wolli Creek Fungi – 31 May 2017

I caught a train to Bexley North and walked down the Two Valleys Track to a little below Turrella Reserve looking for fungi. Despite a lot of looking there was not much out. It had been too dry and the … Continue reading

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Lane Cove Valley Fungi – 21 May 2017

After a very worthwhile visit to Ferndale Park at Chatswood the day before, I thought it may be worth another visit along the Lane Cove River looking for fungi. I had a pleasant and rewarding walk – from Thornleigh to … Continue reading

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Lane Cove Valley – Fungi – 5 April 2017

This was another walk from Thornleigh, down the Great North Walk Track down the Lane Cove River to De Burghs Bridge and the crossing over and along the Riverside Track to Porters Creek and then by road to Macquarie Park … Continue reading

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Nature at Sassafras Gully – 8 January 2017

I joined Wendy on a walk down Sassafras Gully at Springwood, and we had a most fascinating¬†outing. I was hoping to see some orchids – we did. We spotted two nice species not long after setting out down the track … Continue reading

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Orchids and Waterfalls – Wentworth Falls Walk – 18 December 2016

I spent a very pleasant day at Wentworth Falls wandering around the tracks below Wentworth Falls. My aim was to photograph more of the waterfalls. On this trip, I had hoped for higher water levels after recent rain (22 mm … Continue reading

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Orchids at Wolli Creek – 17 December 2016

I had some spare time, so headed out to Wolli Creek for a short walk. On some previous visits I had seen some Hyacinth Orchids developing, and I expected this time for them to be out in flower. They were, … Continue reading

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