Ningaloo Marine Park

Photo: Michael Safe, Reef Ningaloo Reef has gained an impressive reputation as one of Earth’s last ocean paradises. Take a dive with hundreds of tropical fish, colorful coral and the world’s biggest fish, the whale shark. The Ningaloo Marine Park stretches 260km from Bundegi Reef near the town of Exmouth to Amherst Point near Coral …

Michael Leunig

Elsewhere on the Web Who to follow on Twitter? We appreciate the wit and wisdom of Michael Leunig, aka @leunigcartoons Embedded Tweets pic.twitter.com/xJmzJLxZmr — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) July 24, 2019 pic.twitter.com/QlJ6lI3sIl — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) April 24, 2019 pic.twitter.com/tjkttya29R — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) April 18, 2019 pic.twitter.com/AIkesBlHmc — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) February 26, 2018 pic.twitter.com/XVQWO5TAWb …

Australia Aboriginal Links

Australia Aboriginal Flag Links related to Aboriginal and Indigenous Australia presented in somewhat random fashion: New Features Voice. Treaty. Truth. NAIDOC Week 2019 Constitutional Recognition Native Title Australia Aboriginal Music Welcome to Country Travel Guide Recommended Listening Modern Dilemma: you have been asked to paint a mural in the style of an Aboriginal dot painting, …

Australia’s Four Corners

Logo Australia – Since 1961, Four Corners – https://www.abc.net.au/4corners – has been exposing scandals, triggering inquiries, firing debate and confronting taboos. Excellence in journalism and film-making has earned international recognition, winning 44 Walkley Awards, 16 Logies and an array of other international awards. Take a look at the best journalism from the 50th anniversary special …

Voice. Treaty. Truth. NAIDOC Week 2019

Poster: Charmaine Mumbulla, National NAIDOC Poster Competition NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. 2019 dates: July 7-14. Hashtags: #NAIDOC2019, #NAIDOCWeek. Key Links naidoc.org.au Charmaine Mumbulla 2019 National NAIDOC Poster @naidocweek Announcement from NAIDOC: Source: Voice. Treaty. Truth. We …

Budj Bim National Park and Cultural Landscape World Heritage Site

Photo: Mertie Cheers for the brand new world heritage site! Budj Bim or Mount Eccles is an extinct volcano near Macarthur in southwestern Victoria, Australia. Budj Bim is also the Gunditjmara name, meaning High Head. The roughly conical shaped peak rises 178 meters (584 feet). The World Heritage Centre has formally accepted for assessment the …

Burrup Peninsula

Photo: NASA, Dampier Area, Western Australia Wikipedia: Murujuga, usually known as the Burrup Peninsula, is an island in the Dampier Archipelago, in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, containing the town of Dampier. Originally named Dampier Island after the English navigator William Dampier, it lies 3 km off the Pilbara coast. In 1963 the island …

Western Australia Links

Western Australia Flag Links related to Western Australia presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines https:g//www.abc.net.au/news/2018-11-10/overseas-visitors-still-shunning-wa-with-blow-to-tourism-figures/10482502 Burrup Peninsula Aboriginal rock art could be given World Heritage status WA’s South West a ‘canary in the coalmine’ for climate change WA wildflower season Gondwana Link helping renew age-old relationship between Indigenous people and the land – @lis_mclellan biodiversity-conservation-bill-passed-amended-by-greens …

Melbourne, Australia

Photo: Bernard Spragg, Coop’s Shot Tower Melbourne is the capital and most populous city in the state of Victoria, and the second most populous city in Australia. The world city continues to reinvent itself and global perceptions of it. Melbourne is located on the large natural bay of Port Phillip, with its City Centre situated …

Wild Australia Links

Image: BHL, Wombat Links related to wildoz presented in somewhat random fashion: Twitter @AusConservation @bdimages @NatureMapr @CSIROnews @Parks_Australia @jones_ann @ultimatemegs @OEHmedia @TasmaniaParks @WPCSydney @ConservationSA @Wilderness_Aus @TWSNSW @BirdlifeOz @awconservancy @ParksVictoria @wlt_au @hsi_australia @ParksForum @conservbytes @carolprobets @bhl_au @nicolekearney @NCT_NSW @EcolSocAus @CarlaWildlife @trustfornature @wildlife_aus @EchidnaW @OReillys_GC @GeoNatureSEQ @TopEndBirds @MareeTreadwellK @MoonlitSanctuar @CWSlive @sead @TropWATER @peopleparks @HelloParksWeek @TWSQld @Matt_HerringOz @DingoResearch …