* The Entrance *

© Carolyn J. Connolly

* The Entrance *<p>

Uploaded: April 23, 2011

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** HAVE A BLESSED EASTER EVERYONE!! **

Looking north across the sandbar in the channel at The Entrance, NSW... The pelicans and seagulls love to rest on it at low tide...

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"Known by a number of names over the years - Toowoon Bay, Tuggerah Beach, Karagi (the Aboriginal name for the channel) - the settlement around the channel became The Entrance when the post office opened under that name in 1911.

"The Entrance name comes from the narrow channel that divides the mainland and connects Tuggerah Lake to the ocean."

Refer: http://www.centralcoastaustralia.com.au/AreaInfo/towns_TheEntrance.php

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Captured about half an hour before sunset, as a storm was brewing in mid-spring, on the 31st of October 2010...

Category: ~ Travel & Place ~



Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, auto mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 35.00 mm, Model: E-510

Comments

Robert R. Goodman April 23, 2011

Hi Carolyn,I hope you and your family have Happy Easter.Beautiful reflective lighting.Wonderful capture,and so nice to see water.Very hot and dry here my friend!!!! #1371616

RICKY RIDDLE April 23, 2011

Beautiful Image Carolyn.Happy Easter. #9365343

Ron McEwan April 23, 2011

That dramatic sky caps off this picture Carolyn, beautifully done. #9365740

John Connolly April 23, 2011

An imposing capture of this holiday mecca Carolyn! Love that threatening sky and great reflections! #9365771

April 24, 2011

Must nearly be time Kody, Chris & I went back down there. Good POV used on this wonderful "holiday mecca". #9366170

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe April 25, 2011

Very dramatic scene with a calming mood. Great reflection and lighting. #9369465

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