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Dolerite and lattice,,,

Dolerite and Lattice in the Cataract Gorge  Launceston Tasmania

Dolerite and Lattice in the Cataract Gorge Launceston Tasmania Some thoughtful person built a home or maybe just an office next to the entrance of the Cataract gorge. It is constructed in the Edwardian style similar to many buildings in Launceston however the sloping cut dry dolerite stonework bares a slight resemblance to a Japanese castle standing at the start of a path as it does. Having observed many Japanese tourists looking at the gorge from Kings Bridge it seems this resemblance is not lost on them!

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A new kid on the block a different kind of dramatic …

In the space of a year - a hole in the ground to this!
In the space of a year this new building in the background has gone from a hole in the ground to this monster. It occupies a whole block where once a dozen buildings sat. Perth’s skyline has changed dramatically in the last three years.

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Blue and silver…

Blue-and-Silver

Olympus OMD f 6.3 1/1600s ISO320

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