John Wilson's PhotoBlog
Sept. 26, 2020
The final stage of our short road trip in northern NSW took us to the lush town of Dorrigo and the beautiful rainforests of its national park.
Sept. 26, 2020
Between Armidale and Dorrigo in northern New South Wales, a less-travelled national park containing World Heritage Gondwana forests was a revelation.
Aug. 23, 2020
A year without travel, apart from sending me a bit mad, has sent me trawling through some unpublished photos, starting with the deserts of Namibia.
Aug. 22, 2020
Corellas are not quite as big as their close relative the cockatoo but they're just as vocal as their larger cousins.
July 25, 2020
I grabbed the chance for a coastal hinterland walk on a mild winter's day ahead of some wild weather.
June 27, 2020
A winter's day walk along one section of a historic horse trail in the Blue Mountains, west of Sydney.
June 14, 2020
Back to a favourite part of the east Australian coast, this time in winter when the light is gentle and the crowds are low.
June 09, 2020
Kids might be disappointed to find no pool full of jellybeans, but a beautiful natural pool shaped like a jellybean in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney.
May 16, 2020
Look who we found on our path during a coastal walk. Turns out she had a very good reason for not scampering away.
May 03, 2020
My local bushland in autumn is a gorgeous mix of oranges, greens and browns that emerge from longer shadows due to the lower sun. From our bushwalk this morning…
April 15, 2020
Our local kookaburras are ridiculously comfortable in our presence and seem to be enjoying the extra opportunities to chat with us during COVID lockdown.
April 11, 2020
Another bush walk out the back of our home in northern Sydney to help keep us in touch with nature and reality in these strange times.
March 22, 2020
In these troubled times it just seemed so apt. A restorative bush walk on the Salvation Track towards Refuge Bay. No, I'm not making it up.
March 15, 2020
Time to check out how our local bushland has responded to recent drought-breaking rain. (Yes, any excuse for a bushwalk and photos.)
March 08, 2020
Six weeks ago the Hunter Valley north of Sydney was dry as a bone and under threat from serious bushfires, but recent rains have transformed the landscape.