Category Archives: Australia

Fabulous Fantastic Flying Foxes

Warning: Once again, I’m going to ignore the rules about short attention spans.  I’m one who is convinced that a few sentences just aren’t enough for the amazing stuff in our world. Over the past couple of months, thousands of … Continue reading

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Twitcher’s Paradise

A few days ago, I stumbled off the jet after a 13 hour marathon flight from Los Angeles to Canberra, the national capital of Australia.  Soon afterward, I was cool and cozy in the home of my good friends Libby … Continue reading

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Creepy Biting Scary Nasty Nature

An outhouse in a wild, remote Australian national park should be a peaceful and undistracted place to reflect on…well, nature.  A few days ago, I visited one such facility, where the toilet paper dispenser was a tall, rectangular steel box … Continue reading

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Cuckoo for Kookaburras

For the past few days I’ve been camping in Southeast Forests National Park, a gorgeous place in the mountains a couple hours’ drive inland from the southeast coast of Australia. I’ve had the campground completely to myself, far from any … Continue reading

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