Category Archives: nature

One Ounce of Gold.

It has taken five years, a lot of digging, a lot of traveling, and a lot of time. But I’ve got there…. finally. The great “Troy Ounce”. If I can add a little more to make up for the impurities…. … Continue reading

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Enough of Summer.

I’ve had enough of 30+ degree days and humidity. Time for something a little cooler. I’ve had enough of that blazing ball of fire. Come back in a month or two.

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Platypus and gold.

I’ve just returned from a day trip digging gold. Got a few small pieces of gold, but most interesting was the Platypus, that tried to sneak pasted me when I wasn’t watching. The Platypus was having a hard time getting … Continue reading

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Crazy Photo’s?

When I loaded these pictures onto the computer, something weird appeared in the photo’s. See if you notice it….. Inside the flower is a shape…. It’s much easier to see in this photo….Tricks of the camera.    

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Heading Out.

Last weekend end, I got an invite to head out with a friend for a dig. Destination….SECRET. Well, until we find some gold. I had to suffer through being in scenery like this. Right, I know. How do I put … Continue reading

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Muntapa Tunnel.

An abandoned rail tunnel. Dug by hand, over a hundred years ago. The longest single bore tunnel in Australia, passing through The Great Dividing Range, from east to west. Five metres high and four and a half metres wide, 287 … Continue reading

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Sun Set Over The Bay.

Tuesday afternoon, looking over Deception Bay, towards The Glass House Mountains. Another beautiful winters day in Australia, 28 degrees celsius. I’m not looking forward to summer.

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