Aussie Tree Bark

UNIQUE – SURVIVORS – FASCINATING Australian Tree Bark Series Images by Lexa Harpell. A close up look at some of the unique Aussie Tree Bark – colours, textures, patterns. The uniqueness of Australian native plants comes from its isolated geography dating back 50 million years ago – after separating from Gondwana. Around 800 native Gum Trees (eucalypts) have been identified from over the 24,000 native Australian plant species. Over … Continue reading Aussie Tree Bark

Iconic Aussie Corrugated Iron

Aussie Corrugated Galvanised Iron Series by Lexa Harpell. A close up collection of the great Aussie icon – ‘gal iron’. Shapes, colours and its spectacular corroding colours and textures – found mainly in rural New South Wales, Australia on my travels. Most were shot in heavy rain, enhancing the colours vibrancy. Corrugated galvanised iron became a strong Australian cultural identity and ‘gal iron’ ‘tin roof’ an … Continue reading Iconic Aussie Corrugated Iron

Kakadu National Park Australia

Kakadu National Park Images A Timeless Wilderness – Kakadu National Park is one of only 25 World Heritage sites listed for both cultural and natural values to humanity. *Australia has four in this category.  Breathtaking vistas over the flood plains from Ubirr – 50,000yr old Ancient Rock Art – Yellow Water Billabong – BIG Crocodiles – Infinity Rock Pools of Gumlon – Jim Jim Falls – incredible Rockscapes – Kakadu … Continue reading Kakadu National Park Australia

Outback Australia Images

Outback Australia Images REMOTE – VAST – RAW     Three words that epitomises the Australian Outback! Spending five months travelling through northwest Queensland and the Northern Territory – driving along remote unsealed roads (where my campervan could take me), the vibrant red dirt settled in every nook possible – even on my toothbrush!  Staying at remote cattle stations – hiking for hours through remote gorges and canyons, wading waist deep through rivers … Continue reading Outback Australia Images

Australian Outback Art Images

Australian Outback Art Images REMOTE – VAST – RAW     Three words that epitomises the Australian Outback! Spending five months travelling through northwest Queensland and the Northern Territory – driving along remote unsealed roads (where my campervan could take me), the vibrant red dirt settled in every nook possible – even on my toothbrush!  Staying at remote cattle stations – hiking for hours through remote gorges and canyons, wading waist deep through … Continue reading Australian Outback Art Images