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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.

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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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