Sunrise, Sunset

This week’s WordPress Photo Challenge – Rise/Set – is another opportunity for me to show off photos I took while Dean and I travelled around Australia.  As our plan was to go ‘around the outside’, most of these photos include water, but you will see that we did venture away from the coast a couple of times.
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Just Add Water

I’ve discovered that although sunsets can be amazing when your view of the Sun slipping below the horizon is unimpeded, add a little H2O in the form of a visible mass of condensed water vapour floating in the atmosphere, and a moment that is magical suddenly becomes remarkable – completely unforgettable.

Cape Jervis, South Australia

Cape Jervis, South Australia

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Devonport

Thoughts on Location No 32

Devonport, North West Coast, Tasmania

Our last port of call before heading back to the mainland.

Mersey Bluff Lighthouse

Mersey Bluff Lighthouse

Devonport is the major regional centre of the north western part of the Tasmania and it is sad to admit that reaching Devonport meant our Tasmanian adventure had come to an end. We have had a fantastic time touring around the island and certainly hope this is not the last time we have the pleasure of doing so.

We stayed at the Mersey Bluff Caravan Park nestled at the foot of Mersey Bluff itself, a terrific spot to watch the setting sun as it turned out, also where you find a wonderful lighthouse with striking vertical stripes on the seaward side. (The other side of the lighthouse is all white.)

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