Sunday, May 25, 2014
AUSTRALIA - COLONGRA CREEK - KAYAK - 24 may 2014 - 'A MIRROR IMAGE MORNING'
A beautiful, sunny and warm autumn day. I drove to lake Munmorah and launched at Colongra Road. The wind was still and the water reflections were excellent.
The boat ramp had a small pier beside it which had about 5 species of birds sitting on the far end basking in the morning warmth.
The paddle was tranquil and still with bird calls being the main vocal expression of the morning.
Next, was Colongra Creek which was blocked after a short distance by a floating barrier. The power station was further up the creek.
Back out of the creek and to the south was a group of water bounded dead trees. They were a lot of fun to paddle around and between. The birds roosting above were a bit of a problem as they were doing regular droppings. Luckily, none connected with me and they tended to fly to another tree as I approached.
I cut across the lake and back to the pier.
This was a pretty kayak with a lot of birds and bird calls. The waterway scenery was reflected by the still water.
distance - 4.97 km
time - 1:22
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