Tags » Broome/Kimberley

Roebuck Bay, Broome ... shoreline

…William Dampier, ‘buccaneer’ and ships’ captain, wandered these shores centuries ago, click to enlarge: 44 more words


bleached ...

Despite living in the tropics, I avoid the use of sunscreen. The chemicals in it don’t like me. It’s now apparent, marine life doesn’t like those chemicals either: 189 more words


picking ...

The new plant Nursery is almost reticulated, seeds are being collected, but the smoke  and fire is not helping and keeping us away…

… lots of seed picking to do over the next three months, subject to fire of course. 18 more words


burning the Dampier Peninsula ...


Fiercely burning fires are devastating large tracts of bush surrounding Broome.  The Dampier Peninsula (20000 km2), is now almost 70% burnt, and with  strong Easterlies today, now has several fronts marching towards the coast. 68 more words


back to the bush ... station life

Station country in both Kimberley and Pilbara areas that I visit on field trips are covered in this interesting blog with guest posters from cattle station women. 102 more words