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Tuesday, February 8, 2011
Mangrove Cove: Under Bunbury's Boardwalk
Bunbury’s Mangrove Cove is one of the least likely locations for a thriving mangrove ecosystem. The estuary is smack in the middle of a fast-growing city of approximately 70,000 people. Bunbury is 200 kms south of Perth, Western Australia.
Birds, fish and insects greeted us on our morning stroll along the boardwalk this morning. This photo gallery captures some of that enjoyable experience:
Secondary teacher (now retired), unionist and Australian Labor Party
member since 1972. 8 years teaching in the Northern Territory: 4 in
Katherine, followed by 4 in Maningrida, an aboriginal community in
Returned in June 2008 to Melbourne to live after 15 months in Broome.