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When I was a wee lad.

I was on a trip through Gippsland.

My dad took a photo of a post card of lakes Entrance

The environment has sure changed- was that the Greenies? Have a look at the picture of a postcard taken in 1967 and compare it with a Google Earth Shot. here is an interactive challenge for you 21st century netizens!

Compare the Bass Strait side then and now (current GE shot)
co-ord:  37° 52.813’S 147° 59.071’E

Forty five years ago or more the foreshoe was stripped or bare of heavy shrub growth, and is now improving in native vegetation.


About tone

Widowed exRigPigGeo 50yr old dad of 4 'teens', is doin' job raisin' kids, misses a lot of things. Family (close and extended) and Friends - an important part in our of life. Likes gadgets, speedsailing, reading (SF), geology/archeology, maps. Coffee monster- burnt out one espresso maker too many. Have to have plenty spare "moccona" in cupboard. Things I miss- Tarn. The rig life and income. A lot of sailing. Tarn.
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