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Postby TruffleShuffle » Wed Dec 06, 2017 3:59 pm

Back by popular (or perhaps unpopular) demand is my annual calendar of photos I’ve taken during my travels.

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Cover – Perth skyline at night during the Perth International Arts Festival
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January – Wombat in the snow at Cradle Mountain – Lake St Clair National Park, Tasmania
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February – El Questro Gorge in the Kimberley region of Western Australia
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March – Cape to Cape Track (140km walking track), South West Western Australia
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April – The Lagoon, Lord Howe Island, New South Wales
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May – Purnululu National Park in the Kimberley region of Western Australia
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June – Direction Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
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July – Night Sky over Stirling Range National Park, Western Australia
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August – Mitchell Falls in the Kimberley region of Western Australia
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September – Sunset at West Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands
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October – Snorkelling at Ned’s Beach, Lord Howe Island, New South Wales
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November – Sunset in Strahan, Tasmania
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December – Walking the Routeburn Track, Fiordland region of New Zealand’s South Island
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Re: General Chit-Chat thread

Postby jersey cubs fan » Wed Dec 06, 2017 4:03 pm

couldn't get out of the oceania at all this year, huh?
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Re: General Chit-Chat thread

Postby TruffleShuffle » Wed Dec 06, 2017 4:05 pm

jersey cubs fan wrote:couldn't get out of the oceania at all this year, huh?


haven't even left australia this year! the one from new zealand was from a hike i did last october. but i did go to lord howe island for a few days, cocos islands for a week, tasmania for a few days, the kimberley for a week and hiked the cape to cape track for a few days, all of which made for good photography. saving up vacation time since i'm going to europe for a month next august/september.
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Re: General Chit-Chat thread

Postby Thurman Merman » Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:08 am

I forking love those pictures and am super jealous.
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Re: General Chit-Chat thread

Postby Sammy Sofa » Thu Dec 07, 2017 8:04 pm



That list is WAY more of a sham than the TV one you posted.
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Re: General Chit-Chat thread

Postby Banedon » Thu Dec 07, 2017 8:14 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:


That list is WAY more of a sham than the TV one you posted.


There's some that I know I saw a millionty times, and make sense, but some of those are geocities level dumb. FB reposts by people's aunts must inflate the numbers.
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Postby DiceMan4221 » Thu Dec 07, 2017 8:42 pm

Banedon wrote:those are geocities level dumb

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Re: General Chit-Chat thread

Postby Derwood » Thu Dec 07, 2017 8:52 pm

Side bar: I heard someone on TV try to make a Geocities joke, but pronounced it “Geo-sights”, and I think I groaned out loud
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Re: General Chit-Chat thread

Postby weis21 » Fri Dec 08, 2017 2:53 pm

Derwood wrote:Side bar: I heard someone on TV try to make a Geocities joke, but pronounced it “Geo-sights”, and I think I groaned out loud

Derwood you never finished this story
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Re: General Chit-Chat thread

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