These are old photos from a trip to Australia in 2005 that I thought I’d better share now, while I remember where they are!
The Opera House from The Royal Botanical Gardens
- A cockatoo!
- LOTS of cockatoos!
Antique Scuba Gear! From a shop in The Rocks – Sydney’s Old Town.
I have no idea what animal this is supposed to be, but this puppet (promoting a cell phone company) cracked me up! I feel much the same love as I once did for Saturday Nite Live’s “Toonces the Driving Cat”!
At Harry De Wheels in Woolloomooloo – With everything on them, these famously tasty hot dogs have the most unlikely combo of toppings: mashed peas, chili con carne, grilled garlic, cheese and tabasco sauce!
Petting a Koala
Holding hands with a Kangaroo
Tasmanian Devil profile
Tasmanian Devil peeping
Hairy-Nosed Wombats – Cute!
And finally, perhaps the weirdest of all Oz’s creatures: schoolboys in really silly uniforms!