Category Archives: On the Walk 07/11/2010

Arriving at Tahlee

Finally we reach Tahlee, the beautiful house and gardens, the wonderful views, the wonderful people at the Bible College and ………………the devonshire teas!!!

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Approaching Tahlee

We walked through fields that had been cleared by convicts one hundred and eighty years ago ……. now it’s a forest again!

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Estuarine Shore Crabs

EstuarineShoreCrabs-compFinal Find out about them here! Click above.

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The Road to Tahlee

The first part of the road to Tahlee was made up of raised stony road. The rock had been quarried from the hillside and used to raise the road above the level of the saltmarsh. This was the most overgrown … Continue reading

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Crossing the Creek

For 130 years there was a bridge here. It was burned down about 50 years ago. So this was the first time since then that such a party had crossed here! We could only do it with the help of … Continue reading

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The Yalimbah Creek Salt Marsh

The Old AACo Road crosses a fragile salt marsh which is┬ásometimes partially covered by tidal water. The road here is made up of timber slabs, rock and corduroy – branches laid across the road. At high tide, it’s a bit … Continue reading

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Into the trees

From The Karuah Bridge to the start of the salt marsh at Yalimbah Creek is about one and a half kilometres of flat road under a forest canopy.

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