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Central Military Dragon - 2014

Encounters with Australian Reptiles #8 - Central Military ...

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Ctenophorus is a genus of lizards, also known as comb-bearing dragons, that contains the most diverse group of dragon lizards in Australia. Many of these have
Created: 19 Nov 2014 11:21  BlogID: 6237  Comments: 0  Views: 508 
Canning Well

Photo Competition 2015

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Created: 12 Nov 2014 00:09  BlogID: 6222  Comments: 0  Views: 268 
Yandagooge Expedition - Rugged country

Karlamilyi (Rudall River) NP - The Yandagooge Mysteries ...

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Thursday 11th July Yandagooge Gap Karlamilyi (Rudall River) NP Our mission today was to scout into the Yandagooge Gap,...
Created: 03 Nov 2014 10:55  BlogID: 6214  Comments: 3  Views: 523 
The gopro

David Carnegie Retracing Expedition 2013 - The videos

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Just thought I'd post links to the 2013 Video clips together for those who enjoy going to the movies more than reading ;-)....
Created: 18 Sep 2014 10:01  BlogID: 6169  Comments: 3  Views: 544 
Engineer Creek - The Dempster Hwy

Canada & the Yukon - Across the frozen Arctic on the Dempster ...

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Driving through blizzard conditions across a permafrost tundra is a little foreign to most Aussies. It's something that doesn't come naturally....
Created: 30 May 2014 21:56  BlogID: 5901  Comments: 0  Views: 648 
The main pool - Dry as a dead dingos donger!

The ebb and flow of the seasons - The effects of rain on an ...

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One of the benefits of visiting a particular area on an almost yearly basis is that it allows you to grasp the influence that the seasons, good and bad, have on the region....
Created: 14 Apr 2014 07:06  BlogID: 5843  Comments: 3  Views: 1241 
Two Tree Hill

Snowmobiling in the wilds of West Yellowstone - A different ...

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MINUS 36 CELSIUS…WHAT THE! A variation of 74C in just 24 hours certainly (39C to -36C) makes for a different family vacation....
Created: 05 Feb 2014 14:00  BlogID: 5763  Comments: 2  Views: 950 
Dr Edward Kidson

Remembering our Explorers - Edward Kidson (1882 - 1939) ...

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“Yeah mate, we’re just heading up to the Alice and then out the Gary Junction to the Canning. I reckon we’ll take the Kidson from there up to Broome”!...
Created: 24 Oct 2013 10:50  BlogID: 5437  Comments: 6  Views: 3487 
Blowing out the radiator

Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 17 Carnegie Bluff and a sea of ...

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Tonight finds us camped on the edge of a claypan some 40 kilometres south of Bilbarrd out station and 7 kilometres west of the newly ‘re-discovered’ Dwarf Well....
Created: 09 Aug 2013 09:00  BlogID: 5876  Comments: 2  Views: 981 
John and the grindstone in the creek

In the footsteps of Carnegie - Day 16 Through the Stansmore ...

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Created: 08 Aug 2013 07:00  BlogID: 5859  Comments: 4  Views: 1020 
The "Pound" area immediately behind the entrance to the Glen

Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 15 Dealing with the attrition ...

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Another camp day today with a warning to the reader. A rest day or “chore day” can be as exciting as watching paint dry. For those undertaking the tasks,...
Created: 07 Aug 2013 09:00  BlogID: 5524  Comments: 3  Views: 2033 
Enjoying Breakfast

Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 14 Exploring Wilson Glen and ...

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"The hills we found to be of the usual character, barren sandstone, from which numerous rocky creeks have torn their way through the sand....
Created: 06 Aug 2013 09:00  BlogID: 5523  Comments: 10  Views: 2422 
Camp on the creek

Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 12 Exploring the Erica Range ...

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“In five miles we cut a small watercourse, and following it up to its head found ourselves on the top of a range of barren sandstone hills,...
Created: 04 Aug 2013 14:00  BlogID: 5446  Comments: 5  Views: 2953 
Getting prepared to break camp

Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 13 Rendezvous at Wilson Glen ...

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5th August, 2013, Wilson Glen I had expected a lot of wind overnight, howling off the salt pans however, the wind dropped off at dusk and stayed that way....
Created: 04 Aug 2013 14:00  BlogID: 5473  Comments: 4  Views: 1764 
Thomas Bluff Camp panorama

In the footsteps of Carnegie-Day 11 Desert Discoveries (Arid ...

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The quad team got away from Thomas Bluff camp about 9:00 a.m. after numerous repairs to the quads, principally leaky tyres....
Created: 03 Aug 2013 08:00  BlogID: 5799  Comments: 2  Views: 1065 
Go Massie

Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 10 Rendezvous near Thomas Peak.

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Friday 2nd August Unnamed range and bluff Approximately 8 km north-east of Thomas Peak WA It was a magnificent warm night beneath the stars in our little bloodwood ...
Created: 01 Aug 2013 14:00  BlogID: 5485  Comments: 5  Views: 2062 
The range to the wst of Mount Hughes (Part of the Mount Hughes Group)

Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 9 The mysteries of Mount Hughes

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On the 24th (April) we crossed a range of barren hills, which I named the Gordon Hills, after our friends of Flora Valley....
Created: 31 Jul 2013 14:00  BlogID: 5317  Comments: 4  Views: 4034 
Morning dawns at the "Long Camp"

Carnegie Expedition 2013 - Day 8 - Man verses the Desert as ...

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repairs to both the quad and the tu
Created: 31 Jul 2013 09:00  BlogID: 5798  Comments: 4  Views: 1187 
Sunrise on the nearby mountains

In the footsteps of Carnegie - Day 7 Exploring the Tanami for ...

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Watching the early sun illuminate Mount Wilson and the ranges to our west was a magnificent way to welcome the dawn. It the morning light, we no
Created: 30 Jul 2013 09:00  BlogID: 5786  Comments: 6  Views: 1383 
Bronco Yard

In the footsteps of Carnegie - Day 6 Into the Tanami -The ...

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on our course for the day
Created: 29 Jul 2013 09:00  BlogID: 5784  Comments: 2  Views: 1260 
Beautiful still waters of Billiluna Pool - Sturt Creek

In the footsteps of Carnegie - Day 5 Murders,...

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Another day of drama and discovery as we explore the rich history of the Sturt Creek. We were up early to finish packing away equipment and set up th
Created: 28 Jul 2013 08:00  BlogID: 5783  Comments: 8  Views: 1352 
Carnegie Memorial - Old Halls Creek

In the footsteps of Carnegie - An introduction to our 2013 ...

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David Carnegie successfully led a party of four - Joe Breaden, Charles Stansmore, Godfrey Massie and Aboriginal companion Warri,...
Created: 22 Jul 2013 14:00  BlogID: 5312  Comments: 10  Views: 4480 
Heading into Cave Gorge

Karlamilyi (Rudall River) NP - The Yandagooge - Exploring ...

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It had been a mild night with the wonders of the universe laid out in the night sky above us. Magnificent star-scapes and the absolute silence of the desert night....
Created: 10 Jul 2013 19:00  BlogID: 5872  Comments: 0  Views: 1137 
Dropping through one of the many creek crossings

Karlamilyi (Rudall River) NP - Into the gap (The Yandagooge ...

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I’m a stickler for research and this modern computer age provides many tools our forbears could never dream of. The details around the early mineral exploratio
Created: 09 Jul 2013 09:00  BlogID: 5616  Comments: 4  Views: 1770 
Trip planning first thing in the morning

Karlamilyi (Rudall River) NP - Near Disaster at Quicksand ...

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Monday 8th July, 2013 Tjarra Pool – Watrarra Creek Karlamilyi (Rudall River) A cool breeze sprang up during the night and one or two drops of rain fell....
Created: 07 Jul 2013 14:00  BlogID: 5400  Comments: 8  Views: 4640 
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