Sunset from the Housing estate off Pakenham Road, on the 30th September 2016.
Kata Tjuta (meaning many heads to the Pitjantjatjara aboriginal people), also known as The Olga’s is a rock formation located in Uluru-Kata Tjuta national park and is located around 30 km’s away from Uluru.
The kidneys process some 200L of fluid a day, removing organic waste from the body and maintaining a pH balance but what do they look like under the microscope.
The Clique Photography Group ran a night photography workshop at Docklands early in August, it was a fantastic night full of fireworks and great tips!
Resorcinol is a benzenediol used in some chemical and medical fields; Have a peek at it under the microscope.
A pack of Australian Ravens in flight.
The teeth and claws on the lion are incredible.
The Western honey bee or Apis mellifera is a common insect around my parents garden in the South East Suburbs of Melbourne, being attracted to the pollen from the Grevillea banksii. The Western honey bee is a fascinating insect that is commercially used to produce honey. It also has a social caste system in addition to…
The Gorilla is an animal that inspires respect, whether it is the sheer size, their strength of their behaviour I am not sure but a recent trip the the Melbourne Zoo in August was no exception. The Silverback Gorilla’s had recently had a baby and as such the main viewing area was restricted but there…
A visit to Lakeside Pakenham is never complete without visiting the local(s), the Swan’s, Ducks and other birds!
As mentioned in a previous blog post, the Meerkats are a personal favorite of mine. There is something about them if it is the teamwork, the socialisation, the roles each take that is fairly impressive, and I was disappointed leaving the Zoo without a pack of Meerkats on me. Images taken with a Nikon D5300…
The frog is a marker of the health of an ecosystem, also known as a bioindicator. This is because of their permable skin which easily absorbs chemicals and also their habitat including both terresterial and aquatic environments.