Stradbroke Island

We set off at dawn to do a photo shoot on Straddie Island, here is a sample of morning. Last time I was on the island was with Phillipa, Mark, Vickie, Maddison and Brenden to scatter Gwyneth’s ashes so it was a bitter sweet experience. I think she would have been happy where we chose. This is a beautiful island and perhaps not visited enough … Continue reading Stradbroke Island

Macro shoot at Mt Coot-tha botanical gardens

Just over 2 years ago I joined the Greenbank RSL camera group to hone skills and learn about photography. We have many people within with all types of cameras and levels of skills. Geoff Morgan is our mentor and I am fortunate that we have the same camera so I gain a little more than most within the club. It is interesting though as Geoff … Continue reading Macro shoot at Mt Coot-tha botanical gardens


In the Gold Coast Hinterlands there are a couple of areas that have some quite beautiful water features. One of which I took the time to revisit after some quite decent rainfalls. Natural Bridge (formerly Natural Arch) is one these, once formed by the force of the waterfall over the erosive basalt cave. Besides having an abundance of flora and fauna the focal point is the … Continue reading Springbrook