These photos were taken on June 30th. They were isolated in a small area of trees that were on the ground, as the rest of the property had been cleaned up.… Read the rest
My parents returned to the property last weekend to check on a couple of things that we didn’t do the previous weekend. I asked to tag along. I had a slight panic attack due to losing my phone on a 15+ acre property… while it was on silent! We found it after a while but I spent the remaining hour trying to calm down instead of exploring one of the front sections which tends to be a bit damper.… Read the rest
Last weekend, I went to the property. I’d turned 31 and just really wanted to go up there and check out the fungi.
The area is looking a lot better. There is a lot more groundcover and moss. I’m seeing lots of signs of mammals visiting the area, but there isn’t that much birdlife.… Read the rest
Last week, we went to the property. I had last visited almost 6 months prior and the changes were so profound. I know it had been a warm summer but it is looking less and less like the bush block I remember.
The whole area seemed to be full of dead grass, which is a stark contrast to what it was like the previous October.… Read the rest
These photos were taken in 2015, shortly after the bushfires had hit. I remember thinking it was fascinating finding small signs of life amidst such devastation.… Read the rest