Port Macquarie Part I: Billabong Zoo & Wildlife Park

“For me life is continuously being hungry. The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive, but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger Aren't these creatures just divine? "It is better to live one day as a lion than a hundred years as a sheep" Related Articles & Resources [...]

Bushfire Photography: Masonite Road, Tomago New South Wales

“Courage is found in unlikely places.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien On Sunday 14 January, I spent most of the day backburning and waiting to protect properties in the Grahamtown area next to Newcastle Airport. A severe weather warning gave us some good winds in the late afternoon and soon enough an emergency warning for Wade Close and surrounds, [...]

King of the Bush: Laughing Kookaburra

  “I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it's the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It's probably the most important thing in a person.” ― Audrey Hepburn   "Everyone is so afraid of death, but the real Sufis just laugh: nothing tyrannizes their hearts. What strikes [...]