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Fraser Island - Lake McKenzie


As we approached the Lake the tour guide said, perhaps you have seen postcards of a beautiful blue lake fringed with white sands.  It's not like that at the moment.  We've had so much rain over the past few months the water level is high and covering the sand and runnoff and vegetation has tainted the crystal clear water to a murky green.

And so our day ended with disappointment.  Here is what I hoped to see 

And in case you are wondering, we didn't see any dingos (native dogs) either.  After one of them killed a child some years ago they were extensively culled so sightings are more rare these days.

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