After many years of saying we must go back there, we finally found the time to head up the freeway to Gosford and visit the Australian Reptile Park. This is a lovely little zoo where they focus mostly on Australian native species, along with a few select exotics. Their specialty is reptiles and spiders – … [Read More »]
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A strange looking insect appeared in our bathroom today – I have no idea what it is. It is about 4 – 5cm long with transparent wings and a long slender body. I’ve asked the people on ZooChat whether they can help me identify it.
Went to Taronga Zoo today for a quick visit – only stayed a couple of hours. Mostly I wanted to try and get a photo of a Crimson Chat to see if that would work well as a logo / mascot for my new ZooChat website. A “Zoo Chat” or the “ZooChat Chat” perhaps. With … [Read More »]
Drove over to Lane Cove National Park just after lunch for a walk and to take some photos. Once again spring has proven to be a great time to get out with the camera, with lots of lizards and birds around to photograph.
After a couple of weeks of long hours and late nights, today I re-launched my zoo discussion forum with a new name and a completely redesigned website – ZooChat It is exactly 5 years to the day since I launched the original ZooBeat website and discussion forums, and the site has really taken off in … [Read More »]