This blog features photos taken around Sydney and the Blue Mountains, on day walks, excursions and bushwalks - with some descriptions and links to more information. Most walks were accessed by public transport.
Australia's Wattle Day centenary (1910-2010) is being celebrated on Wednesday 1 September 2010.
This wattle (Acacia amoena) was photographed on a recent walk in the Blue Mountains near Hazelbrook. Australia's national floral emblem is the Golden Wattle.