A blog about Lamb Island in Moreton Bay, Queensland – a unique little paradise under forty kilometres as the seagull flies from Brisbane CBD.
Because of restraints on time, and let’s face it, only limited material on a small island, some posts are being recycled/updated from earlier.
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Thursday, January 04, 2018
I recycled a post about Lamb Island’s old heritage-listed jetty and shed back in November, so the main thing that makes the above shot worth posting is the height of today’s king tide, more or less exactly at the level that the original builders determined the jetty would have to sit above.
Monday, January 01, 2018
Sunday, December 31, 2017
Tuesday, December 05, 2017
Friday, November 17, 2017
Okay, so I can’t speak for the other three islands, but Lamb Island definitely doesn’t need, say, a freeway, or any other major infrastructure. Although maybe spending a few government bucks on a map for the bureaucrats could be a good investment, because it seems like they haven’t really got the remotest idea of where we are or what we’re about.
Wednesday, November 08, 2017
Sunday, November 05, 2017
Friday, October 27, 2017
Saturday, October 21, 2017
here, the colour of the bill indicates that it’s not currently in breeding mode. When it gets interested in getting lucky, the bill will darken to black – something of a giveaway in egret dating circles, I’d have thought, but elegantly simpler (and arguably a whole lot classier) than most of the availability indicators that humans adopt.