Monthly Archive for February, 2011

Hello again old friend….

It must be about forty five years since I saw my first swordgrass brown butterfly, and the memory of that sighting is still vivid today. On that occasion I was fighting my way down a remote mountain creek searching for a lost girl, and it’s interesting how a relatively insignificant thing like a butterfly can […]

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A day in the bush….

is always interesting even if it doesn’t go according to plan. Some new territory for me; beside the track shapely short-trunked manna gums with spreading crowns are heavy in blossom. My navigational error puts us into a shallow gully south of where we intended to be, grey thrush calling, a mating pair of crane flies […]

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