I was up before dawn, determined to have a lovely walk to Nobby's Beach at Newcastle, and to take some photographs along the way. The weather and beach didn't disappoint, and it was pretty good to see a large cruise ship in the harbour, Rhapsody Of The Seas, attract attention.
So it's Friday afternoon, you're sitting at home in a t-shirt and shorts, and a friend texts you to say "I need a drink". A tough week at work, apparently. So you agree to meet for a bite to eat, and can't decide where to go. "Let's go to the beach somewhere", we decided, agreeing … Continue reading Friday Afternoon at Coogee
As I made my way down to the beach, I suddenly realised (through the unfamiliarity of the landscape) I'd never visited Clovelly Beach before. Sure, I've been for quite a few (mostly birthday) lunches at the Clovelly Hotel before, but never the beach. I was at the pub again today for a terrific birthday lunch … Continue reading Clovelly Beach
In the kind of pattern you follow when you mow grass, there were three or four men with metal detectors on Coogee Beach this morning, methodically making their way up and down the sand. Along with a couple of early morning walkers, a few English backpackers still out from the night before, some council workers, … Continue reading Coogee @ Dawn