Rocks in Australia
|We had more than 4000 km under the wheels and
only now, from Mount Isa heading for Hughenden,
came the first rock roadsign in sight.
Guess what? We couldn't stop!
It was a black day barely soothed by being a real Aussie now.
Twitchers are familiar with the feeling:The next days were like hell. I knew there was a sign; I even knew an exact spot; and for days on row no new specimen emerged on the horizon.
|Mossman (QLD); 20.VII.2001||Mt Molloy ->
Lakeland (QLD); 22.VII.2001
|Imagine the sweet feeling when we eventually came across a second sign. I instantly fell in love with all worlds' creatures. That evening we spoiled ourselves with a good sparkling wine (French visitors would complain if I wrote Champagne).|
|Other textual warnings in Hawaii and the U.S.A.|
|NSW authority doesn't want to take any risk.
+ They mount a drawing illustrating the dangerous event.
+ Then write down what to watch out for.
+ Finally suggest the corresponding behaviour.
Only to make sure that the message reaches everybody.
|near Windemere Dam (NSW); VIII.2002;
pict. L. Sims
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