A wetland walk

I’m beginning to explore my new area now.   On Sunday my daughter and I went for a walk in a wetland near her home.  The colours of the landscape were completely different from the colours I’m used to –

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The grey sky was heavy with approaching rain.   It hung low in stark contrast to the vivid grasses.
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Close up the colours were even more vibrant – 2018-08-26 14.46.17-01

The weather was really closing in so we had to cut short our walk –
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Out across the Port Phillip Bay the mountain range known as the You Yangs brooded.   I have no idea why the hills have such an odd name – something to discover on other walks further afield.
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prompt:   https://restlessjo.me/2018/08/27/jos-monday-walk-osmotherley-and-beyond/

 

 

 

 

 

 

17 thoughts on “A wetland walk

  1. Pingback: Jo’s Monday walk : A tale of three castles- 1. Warkworth | restlessjo

    1. Yes, the weather was very wet for a quite a few days after that. Thank heavens we are finally turning the corner and getting some more spring like weather down here in southern Australia.

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