Don’t mess with me, is the message coming from this feisty, creature. This is a Tasmanian Devil, which is found in err… Tasmania, Australia.
Which side is the open sea, and which is the inlet bay? It’s quite easy to tell. Palm Beach, the northernmost of the Northern Beaches in Sydney, Australia.
If you want to know why the Blue Mountains of New South Wales, Australia (not far from Sydney) are called the blue mountains just look at the photo above.
Apparently small particles, from the eucalyptus oil that rises in the air from all those millions of eucalyptus trees, break up the sunlight and leave us with the blue end of the spectrum.
Dee Why Beach
Dee Why Beach is one of the Northern Beaches in Sydney, Australia. The colours range from the sandy beach to the deep blue sea, to the pale blue skies. One could sit watching the waves break all day long.
Sydney Opera House
Perhaps the most famous building in the world, the Sydney Opera House, and in the foreground the iconic Sydney ferries.
The Sydney Tower is the tallest structure in Australia, and the second tallest in the Southern Hemisphere. But I’m sure it won’t be for much longer; it’s only marginally taller than the skyscrapers surrounding it.
What a cloud formation, and what a sunset it helps create. Mollymook Beach in New South Wales, Australia can boast some of the world’s most spectacular sunsets.
Dorrigo National Park in Australia looks so yellow in the morning light.
Uluru, view from above
Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock, is perhaps the biggest stone on the surface of the Earth.
This giant red rock is situated in Northern Territories, Australia.
- Travel to Uluru (stumbledownunder.com)
One of the first countries to celebrate the New Year is Australia, and in Sydney Harbour is one of the most spectacular fireworks displays to see in the new year.
- New Year Fireworks – 2012 – Sydney Australia (papundits.wordpress.com)
Sydney Harbour, view from above
The view of Sydney Harbour, with its famous bridge must be one of the most well-known views on the planet.
One of my students told me that her sister lives in Sydney, Australia, so I thought I would find a photo. This one looks good I think.
Here is another photo I found when I was surfing the net for photos taken in Australia.
It shows the Opera House with the Sydney Harbour Bridge behind, what a wonderful sight.