Category Archives: critters

In an octopus’s garden…

… in this particular bit of occy ‘country’ – you need to bring your own shade!  Don’t believe me? Go and have a look-see for yourself: You can find the full story over at on the National Geographic News website; … Continue reading

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When the sun goes down of an evening…

…or when it rises in the morning, that’s the time to be looking down – at the ground.  If you were brought up in the country or the bush, it’s a fair bet that some time in your life, you’ve … Continue reading

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…frigging frogs. They are bloody EVERYWHERE! It’s been a wet year for Meekatharra – largely due to a generous cyclone or two early in the piece, and many thunderstorms in-between. With the wet – comes the frogs. People that live … Continue reading

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