July 2021

Mossman Gorge. Beauty, wonder and danger, in equal measure

The beautiful Mossman Gorge. Mighty river, clean, cool. Stunning and exhilarating rain forest. Dangerous plants for the na├»ve. Do the indigenous tour if possible. Looking downstream. Churning rapids. Wonderful and safe pathways to explore. Everything is so beautiful. Every tree so wonderous. Such diversity of plants. The rainforest version of…

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Port Douglas. Good food, good golf, lush nature

Our breakfast cafe. Just stay away from the edge of the water. More views and building in crocodile territory. The lush golf course looking great after recent rains. Plenty of others spots to dine, in the main drag and down at the marina. And this time of the year best…

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Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas

Great for walk, so scenic. But take your chances with crocodiles, not! Local advice, do not swim here. There were some hardy souls, and kite-surfers who braved the conditions. Or their ignorance was their bliss. Looking north on Four Mile Beach. It is an interesting scenario on these beaches. So…

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Far North Queensland – Cairns Region

The beautiful rainforest area of far north Queensland. If you are near Cairns, best to do the Sky Rail trip up to and back from the lovely village of Kuranda. If you do, you will be rewarded by some of these views. And this is Winter! Such a contrast even…

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