Monthly Archives: December 2017
When scheduling this post to be published, I noted it would appear on the last day in 2017. A new day before a New Year. I reflected that once we turned down towards Scotts Peak Dam and beyond, we were … Continue reading
Even when Lake Pedder was not by the side of the road, and we travelled through the country along Gordon River Road, magnificent mountains appeared in all directions. The first photo with the high peaks under snow is probably a … Continue reading
Native flowers added a splash of colour and textural richness to the environment.
Once Lake Pedder was flooded and the water had filled all the crevices of the landscape that it could reach, its water needed to be redirected northwards into Lake Gordon for use in generating electricity via the Lake Gordon Power … Continue reading
Slightly east of Strathgordon, markers of man’s intervention were clear next to the patch of road in the photo below. A cement barrier supporting a strong wire fence above that extended for a few hundred metres, had been built. In … Continue reading
I will detail, in the future blog posts on this site, my thoughts on what makes this Strathgordon/Lake Pedder area special, and offer you photographs that should thrill you. For some people, the area is special for their memory of … Continue reading