• Public Gallery  • Help  
• Join Now!  • Log In  • Feature Tour
 gladysclancy | Home > Miscellaneous > 
PhotoBlog 2008

Pictorial memories of the year 2008 as recorded by my camera to show events that happened, things I saw and places I visited during the year. Images are in reverse order with the most recent shown first.

Album by gladysclancy. Photos by Gladys. 1 - 111 of 111 Total. 16591 Visits.
Start Slideshow 
Enlarge photo 1
1
Lace Hydrangea in my Garden
28 December 2008.

Enlarge photo 2
2
Flower on my Red Wing Philodendron
28 December 2008.

Enlarge photo 3
3
The Setting of the Sun
24 December 2008.

Enlarge photo 4
4
Yachts for Hire on the Swan River
16 December 2008.

Enlarge photo 5
5
Large Beefsteak Tomato from my garden
14 December 2008.

Enlarge photo 6
6
Fleshy Beefsteak Tomato
14 December 2008.

Enlarge photo 7
7
Clean White Sands of Sandbar
24 November 2008. Moore River, Guilderton.

Enlarge photo 8
8
Caves in the Limestone Cliffs on North Bank
24 November 2008. Moore River, Guilderton.

Enlarge photo 9
9
Enjoying the Tranquility of the Quindalup Dunes
24 November 2008. Moore River, Guilderton.

Enlarge photo 10
10
Pedestrian Overpass to Swan River
20 November 2008.

Enlarge photo 11
11
Pedestrian Overpass at Como
20 November 2008.

Enlarge photo 12
12
Swan River from Pedestrian Overpass
20 November 2008.

Enlarge photo 13
13
Como Jetty
20 November 2008.

Enlarge photo 14
14
Art Deco Building of Como Theatre
20 November 2008. The Como Theatre in South Perth opened in 1938 and was renamed the Cygnet in the 1960's.

Enlarge photo 15
15
Southern Cross Cosmos Centre at Gingin
19 November 2008.

Enlarge photo 16
16
Gravity Discovery Centre at Gingin
19 November 2008.

Enlarge photo 17
17
Leaning Tower
19 November 2008. Gravity Discovery Centre at Gingin.

Enlarge photo 18
18
Leaning Tower
19 November 2008. Gravity Discovery Centre at Gingin.

Enlarge photo 19
19
Upstream view of Leschenault Estuary
27 October 2008.

Enlarge photo 20
20
Zoom view downstream to Bunbury
27 October 2008.

Enlarge photo 21
21
View from Boulters Heights Bunbury
27 October 2008.

Enlarge photo 22
22
Zoom View from Boulters Heights Bunbury
27 October 2008.

Enlarge photo 23
23
Zoom View from Boulters Heights Bunbury
27 October 2008. In 2005, a tornado so severely damaged St Patrick's Cathedral that it had to be demolished. Construction work (centre) has commenced on the new Cathedral, offices and a restored parish house for the Bunbury diocese.

Enlarge photo 24
24
Wellington Dam
27 October 2008. Currently filled to about 82% of its capacity. Since the salinity level became too high for drinking water, the Wellington Dam is now only used to supply up to 68Gl of irrigation water annually.

Enlarge photo 25
25
Discharge of Saline Slug
27 October 2008. Scouring usually commences 1 July and continues until late October. This saline water is discharged at the rate of 450,000 tonnes per day.

Enlarge photo 26
26
Tall Trees of Jarrah Forest
27 October 2008. The Jarrah Woodland of the State Forest surrounding Wellington Dam catchment area.

Enlarge photo 27
27
Recycling Process in the Resource Recovery Section
16 October 2008.  Regional Resource Recovery Centre in Canning Vale.

Enlarge photo 28
28
Waste becomes Compost
16 October 2008.  170 tonnes of compost is produced every day at the Regional Resource Recovery Centre in Canning Vale,

Enlarge photo 29
29
Household Waste enters the Facility
16 October 2008.  Regional Resource Recovery Centre in Canning Vale.

Enlarge photo 30
30
Walk / Cycle Pathway
08 October 2008. Yellagonga Regional Park.

Enlarge photo 31
31
Lake Joondalup looking South
08 October 2008. Yellagonga Regional Park.

Enlarge photo 32
32
Grasstrees (Xanthorrhoea preissii)
08 October 2008. Yellagonga Regional Park.

Enlarge photo 33
33
Connors Mill
03 October 2008. Built in 1870 to grind the locally grown wheat the mill has been converted into a three level tourist centre and gallery.

Enlarge photo 34
34
Avon Valley View 1
03 October 2008. From Pecan Hill Restaurant.

Enlarge photo 35
35
Avon Valley View 2
03 October 2008. From Pecan Hill Restaurant.

Enlarge photo 36
36
Mixed Wildflowers in Bushland Setting
07 September 2008.

Enlarge photo 37
37
Masses of Wildflowers
07 September 2008.

Enlarge photo 38
38
Albany Waterfront Development
02 September 2008. The vision is for the waterfront development to revitalise the undeveloped foreshore into a sought-after destination, re-connecting the town centre with the magnificent setting of Princess Royal Harbour.

Enlarge photo 39
39
Historic Rotunda on Stirling Terrace, Albany
02 September 2008.

Enlarge photo 40
40
Ellen Cove and Middleton Beach
01 September 2008.

Enlarge photo 41
41
Princess Royal Harbour, Albany
01 September 2008.

Enlarge photo 42
42
Possession Point
01 September 2008. Deep Water Passage between King George Sound and Princess Royal Harbour.

Enlarge photo 43
43
Grassy Dunes at Middleton Beach
31 August 2008.

Enlarge photo 44
44
Tulips in the Streets of Nannup
20 August 2008. Nannup is known as the "The Garden Village" and every August sees the presentation of the Nannup Flower and Garden Festival which includes Daffodil and Tulip weekends when the village streets are alive with tulips and daffodils.

Enlarge photo 45
45
Early Morning Reflections
20 August 2008. Taylor Foreshore, Leschenault Inlet, Australind.

Enlarge photo 46
46
Little Penguin
16 August 2008. (Eudyptula minor novaehollandiae).

Enlarge photo 47
47
Western Swamp Tortoise
16 August 2008. (Pseudemydura umbrina). Western Swamp Tortoises are very small, growing up to 15 centimetres in shell length.

Enlarge photo 48
48
Dingo Looking...
16 August 2008. Although dingoes are often seen alone, many belong to socially interacted packs whose members meet every few days.

Enlarge photo 49
49
Koala in the Gum Trees
16 August 2008.

Enlarge photo 50
50
Galapagos Tortoise close-up
16 August 2008. They have become one of the most symbolic animals of the fauna of the Galápagos Islands.

Enlarge photo 51
51
Asian Elephant and Keeper
16 August 2008.

Enlarge photo 52
52
Mangles Kangaroo Paw
15 August 2008. Anigozanthos manglesii

Enlarge photo 53
53
Boab Tree (Adansonia gregorii)
15 August 2008. In a world first, this giant 750 year-old Boab was transported over 3,200 kms from Warmun in the Kimberley Region to Kings Park in Perth, as a gift from the Indigenous Gija people to the people of Western Australia.

Enlarge photo 54
54
Spanish Dancing Horses
11 July 2008.  El Caballo Resort.

Enlarge photo 55
55
Andalusian Dancing Horses
11 July 2008.  El Caballo Resort.

Enlarge photo 56
56
Youngest Andalusian Horse at El Caballo
11 July 2008.  El Caballo Resort.

Enlarge photo 57
57
Historic Georgian Buildings of Kingston
June 2008. An enjoyable holiday on Norfolk Island was my first overseas trip.

Enlarge photo 58
58
Historic Kingston, Norfolk Island
June 2008. Overlooking Kingston, taken from Queen Elizabeth Lookout on Rooty Hill Road.

Enlarge photo 59
59
Near Kingston Pier, Norfolk Island
June 2008. Old Lighter near Boatshed, and Nepean Island on the horizon.

Enlarge photo 60
60
Norfolk Island Flag
June 2008. Norfolk Island is a self governing Australian Territory situated in the South Pacific. It is about 8 km long and 5 km wide with an area of 3,455 hectares.

Enlarge photo 61
61
Pot Plant blown over by Storm
31 May 2008. Tornado-like winds caused damage to many properties in the area.

Enlarge photo 62
62
Paw Paws snapped and Fence flattened by Storm
31 May 2008.

Enlarge photo 63
63
Flower on my Bromeliad
31 May 2008.

Enlarge photo 64
64
Ladybirds in my Garden
29 May 2008.

Enlarge photo 65
65
Aphis on Rosebud
29 May 2008.

Enlarge photo 66
66
Baby Preying Mantis on Rosebud
29 May 2008.

Enlarge photo 67
67
Baby Preying Mantis
29 May 2008.

Enlarge photo 68
68
Emu stands tall while Sheep graze
26 May 2008. Avondale Farm, Beverley.

Enlarge photo 69
69
Paddock of Sheep and New Born Lambs
26 May 2008. Beverley area.

Enlarge photo 70
70
Beverley Aeronautical Museum
26 May 2008. Situated in the centre of town, this museum is a tribute to the aviators of Western Australia. Historical highpoints of aviation in this State are told in photographs and stories.

Enlarge photo 71
71
Heads of Lavender
21 May 2008.

Enlarge photo 72
72
Dusty with his Ball
18 May 2008.

Enlarge photo 73
73
Historic Post Box at Perth Mail Centre
16 May 2008.

Enlarge photo 74
74
Jandakot Airport
16 May 2008. Opened in 1963, Jandakot Airport is the busiest airfield and largest aviation training base in Australia.

Enlarge photo 75
75
York Gum (Eucalyptus loxophleba)
09 May 2008.

Enlarge photo 76
76
Branches of York Gum
09 May 2008.
Eucalyptus loxophleba.


Enlarge photo 77
77
Lemon Chrysanthemum
30 April 2008.

Enlarge photo 78
78
Dove watching over the Garden
12 April 2008.

Enlarge photo 79
79
Golden Glow in the Sky
09 April 2008.

Enlarge photo 80
80
Lizard sunbaking on Leaf
04 April 2008.

Enlarge photo 81
81
Banksia Flowers
30 March 2008.

Enlarge photo 82
82
Waterlilies in Queens Gardens, Perth
22 March 2008.

Enlarge photo 83
83
Hibiscus in Queens Gardens
22 March 2008. Hibiscus schizopetalus -- Elegant pendulous flowers have deeply dissected petals.

Enlarge photo 84
84
As the Sun goes Down
17 March 2008.

Enlarge photo 85
85
Pacific Black Duck
16 March 2008. Stirling Civic Gardens. (Anas superciliosa)

Enlarge photo 86
86
Black Swan (Cygnus atratus)
16 March 2008. Stirling Civic Gardens.

Enlarge photo 87
87
Habitat for Waterbirds
16 March 2008. Stirling Civic Gardens.

Enlarge photo 88
88
Sacred Ibis
16 March 2008. Stirling Civic Gardens. (Threskiornis aethiopica)

Enlarge photo 89
89
Water Fountain and Seat
16 March 2008. Stirling Civic Gardens.

Enlarge photo 90
90
Reflections on the Lake
16 March 2008. Stirling Civic Gardens.

Enlarge photo 91
91
First visit to Perth Underground Station
16 March 2008.

Enlarge photo 92
92
Long Escalators at Perth Underground Station
16 March 2008.

Enlarge photo 93
93
Exiting new Perth Underground Station
16 March 2008.

Enlarge photo 94
94
Belladonna Lily
14 March 2008.

Enlarge photo 95
95
Dusty plays with new Toy
02 March 2008.

Enlarge photo 96
96
Dusty's First Birthday
02 March 2008.

Enlarge photo 97
97
Dusty with new Birthday Toy
02 March 2008.

Enlarge photo 98
98
Paper Wasp
28 February 2008.

Enlarge photo 99
99
Apricot Frangipani
26 February 2008.

Enlarge photo 100
100
Clancy after his Operation
21 February 2008.

Enlarge photo 101
101
Clancy's Diagnosis
20 February 2008. Clancy diagnosed with cancerous tumour on his tail. Amputation recommended.

Enlarge photo 102
102
My Daughter's Red Hoya
18 February 2008.

Enlarge photo 103
103
Red Hoya in my Daughter's Garden
18 February 2008.

Enlarge photo 104
104
Cloud Formation above my Backyard
11 February 2008.

Enlarge photo 105
105
Garden Orb Weaver Spider
09 February 2008.

Enlarge photo 106
106
Dusty and Clancy in the Garden
08 February 2008.

Enlarge photo 107
107
Clancy
08 February 2008.

Enlarge photo 108
108
Flying the Flag for Australia Day
26 January 2008.

Enlarge photo 109
109
Portulacas along the Pathway
03 January 2008.

Enlarge photo 110
110
Double Delight Rose in my Garden
03 January 2008.

Enlarge photo 111
111
Sunset on New Years Day
01 January 2008.

   
 
Album Properties. Email Album. Send Invitation. Share URL