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Swan Nebula  
   

Swan Nebula

About 5,000 light years away..... in the constellation Sagittarius. Taken at Warrumbungle Observatory (near Coonabarabran).
Day 172 - Moonbi to Coonabarabran

September 15th 2015
After we had checked out the view from the lookout at Moonbi (see yesterdays blog) we headed off to Tamworth where we stopped for coffee. We looked for a supermarket to do some shopping but could only find an Aldi in the town centre, so we took the Oxley Highway westwards and came across a small woolies in West Tamworth where Georgi shopped. From there it was to Gunnedah where we couldn't find a ... read more
Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Coonabarabran

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
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