The Great Oz Eddventure #16 – Pizza Time

I couldn’t resist making myself a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle for my blog post about pizza.  Please ignore the splodgy effect of my black pen, as I made this picture whilst waiting at Sydney’s Harbour edge on New Years Eve for the fireworks, so this is all I could manage in my sketchbook. Anyway, it is incredible […]

The Great Oz Eddventure #15 – Total Fireban

When the weather reaches a certain high temperature and has a certain wind speed the ACT government issues a total fireban so that small fires could not become a bush fire. Working at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve we have to follow this strictly, and actually close the reserve on total fireban days.  This is for public […]

The Great Oz Eddventure #14 – Wallaby cross fostering

At work on Friday I was provided with a fantastic opportunity to witness a very extraordinary and spectactular event, which was called cross fostering, involving Rock Wallabys. In the wild there are around 40 Brush Tailed Rock Wallabys left, and so this operation will hopefully help to revive the population numbers. This is done through […]