Joining Jo on a Monday walk

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Living in Paradise...

ocean walkway desert rose butcher birds 030_5184x3888Along the southern end of Burleigh Beach a bush covered headland juts out into the ocean. In 1947 it was designated a National Park and has retained its bush covered beauty in the middle of the surrounding suburban hi-rises.

It provides a peaceful haven for wildlife and walkers. Remnants of past volcanic activity, littoral rainforest and reminders of the living culture of the Kombumerri people are protected in this park. The Kombumerri call the headland “Jellurgal”.

In spite of its small size, the park is quite diverse, with fringing mangroves along the creek, and windswept tussock grassland, open forest, rainforest and coastal vegetation around the headland.

So come with me for a walk along the Ocean view track.

Before we get to the beginning of the National Park we first walk along the beachside and past that restaurant. Always lots of activity.

Burleigh Beach In the background you can see bush clad Burleigh…

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  2. Joan and Terry Watson

    No doubt about it we do really live in a wonderful place

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