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Yellow-bellied black snake at Lake Barrine  

Yellow-bellied black snake at Lake Barrine

My first snake of the trip!
Do go chasing waterfalls

October 9th 2006
The Atherton Tablelands lie behind Cairns and are home to numerous lakes and waterfalls, as well as some unique animal and plant life. Being highlands, they are also free of some of the coastal heat and humidity. I had intended visiting them anyway, but the news that all the scuba courses out of Cairns were booked solid for 5 days meant that I headed away from the coast rather sooner than expect ... read more
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Australian Flag Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
23rd October 2013

would like information on the snake
nice photo.

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