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Roadside slices 2

Landscape from Cockburn to near Hawker

The day began through semi-arid land, blue green salt-bush on bare earth. However, there is interest added by surrounding mountains.

Eventually we begin to see trees again and the clumpy grasses gave way to green pastureland before we head northwards again to Hawker.


  1. Okay ... had no idea where we were so embiggened the map a couple of times to find you are about a day south of Wilpena Pound. Gee the countryside is looking bonza!

  2. I love the Flinders Ranges, even though I've only been there once. Will have to return someday.

  3. That's Australia for sure. Love the way you have presented these. The last one is super scenery.

  4. Love to see these three shots together! Wonderful colours.

  5. A perfect post, love the three slices of terrain.


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