Category Archives: Tasmania

Discovery : Franklin River

Discovery (Post#17) : Franklin River  In the 1980s, the Franklin River become synonymous with Australia’s largest conservation movement of the time, the movement battled to block Hydro Tasmania’s proposed hydro-electric power plan, from building on the Franklin. Source: Wikipedia The campaign to save the Franklin River, clearly lost on political grounds, shifted emphasis, with the organisation of what was to

Advertisements
Read more

Name Of The Place : Murchison Bridge and Lake Rosebery

Name Of The Place (Post#27) : Murchison Bridge and Lake Rosebery While our tour guide was driving around Tasmania, at early in the morning we saw Lake Rosebery, before crossing Murchison Bridge, a scenic place while we were on our way to Montezuma Falls during our second day tour in the island. The photo is part of Tasmania Adventure Photo Collection June 2013. Please follow

Read more

Structure : Queenstown Post Office

Structure (Post#12) : Queenstown Post Office We just passed by the small town named Queenstown which was once the world’s richest mining town. One of my souvenir photo while we were here for few minutes was a snapshot of its historical post office which opened in 1896. The photo is part of Tasmania Adventure Photo Collection June 2013. Please follow and like

Read more

Life Of Others : Tasmanian Pademelon

Life Of Others (Post#6) : Tasmanian Pademelon During the first day tour in Tasmania, while we were exploring Mount Field National Park, we found a Tasmanian Pademelon, one of the species of pademelon or marsupials that are solitary and nocturnal. That is the reason why they commonly found in thick vegetation and forests. They are like wallaby and kangaroos, the difference

Read more

View At My Window : Strahan – Risby Cove

View At My Window (Post#23) : Strahan – Risby Cove When I got a chance for 3 days adventure in Tasmania, next biggest island to the mainland of Australia, I had opportunity to experience the island. Part of the itinerary is to stop over for a while in Strahan, a small town located near the cove. For me after seeing the

Read more
Recent Entries »