Murrays Beach Sunset

Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by PeterB666, Sep 20, 2010.

  1. PeterB666

    PeterB666 Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Jan 14, 2010
    Tura Beach, Australia
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    Murrays Beach is on Lake Macquarie, just South of Newcastle, the second largest city in my home state of New South Wales. It is around a 2 hour drive North for me but an hour of that is just getting out of Sydney.

    I really don't get Murrays Beach - there is no beach but it is a nice little spot. It is a new housing development and has nice recreational facilities. Pity about the coal fired power stations scattered around Lake Macquarie and other nearby spots.

    OK, the big bright thingie is on the way down...

    Murrays Beach Sunset by peterb666, on Flickr

    Wedding party spoils nice sunset. Every waterside sunset I do seems to attracts a wedding!!!

    Murrays Beach Sunset 2 by peterb666, on Flickr

    The wedding party has gone now and the fishie people are back. Peaceful but really weird lights on the jetty that go on and off at random - Dodgy Bros Electrics.

    Murrays Beach Sunset 3 by peterb666, on Flickr

    All shots with an Olympus E-P1 and Olympus 9-18mm zoom. The Pen is mightier than the ...


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  2. marlof

    marlof Mu-43 Regular

    Jun 18, 2010
    The Netherlands
    I really like the strange light in the last image. Well captured.