Dazza on the job at Burnett Heads.


Photographed by Janette Cassidy · · From Pic of the Week
A first-hand look at some of the work the Rural Fire Service do for the community this week.
We joined the team for an organised burn. Darrin, or Dazza as he prefers, has been a volunteer for countless organisations over the years but now prioritises his time as First Officer at the Burnett Heads Rural Fire Service.
This photo is for the Humans of Bundaberg Project.
Bundaberg QLD 4670
Source: ABC OPEN: On the job – Darrin || From Project: Pic of the Week

Mareeba, Atherton Tablelands.

Image Credit: Australian Geographic by Phoebe Baldwin.
Take a hike, grab a bike and get airborne in this tropical oasis nestled in the fertile plateau of the Atherton Tableland.
Go on a trip to Far North Queensland and explore the area around the largest town on the Atherton Tablelands.
Mareeba experiences more than 300 sunny days a year and prides itself on being the ballooning capital of the world.
Abundant wildlife and magnificent scenery await you at this destination with something for everyone.
Rich in Aboriginal heritage you will find plenty to do with bushwalks and bike tracks galore.
Adventure during the day and enjoy the unique accommodation and fantastic local foods at night.
Source: Mareeba, Queensland – Australian Geographic

Melbourne’s Painted Streets.

LucyLucy, Box Hill
LucyLucy is a French artist who has made Melbourne her home.
Her works always suggest a story or a relationship.
This wall in a Box Hill laneway is a celebration of sisterhood with a Japanese city.
Her exclusively female characters are always beautiful but she adds to their charm by draping them in delightfully patterned fabrics or twining them with flowing ribbons.
Lucy is a member of the AWOL street art collective.
Image Credit: Photograph by LucyLucy.
See more Fabulous street art via Burn City: Melbourne’s Painted Streets gallery | Art and design | The Guardian

Tawny Frogmouth saved after Falling from Nest.

Fallen from the nest
This tawny frogmouth chick fell out of its nest just a few days short of being able to fly, but thankfully the Northern Rivers Wildlife Carers have been advising on care.
Image Credit: Photograph by ABC Open contributor susannah_keogh
via Fallen from the nest – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Moments in Time, Mutitjulu, NT.

Image Credit: Photograph by Dave Laslett · · From Snapped: Your Top 3 in 2014
Uncle Bob welcomed us into his home to chat.
With a towering backdrop of Uluru Bob played us some of his songs including Brown Skin Baby They Take Him Away with accompaniment by Jennifer Cooley on the harmonica.
This was a deeply spiritual and emotional visit one that will never leave me.
Mutitjulu, Northern Territory
dave laslett, Contributor, Coober Pedy SA
via ABC OPEN: Moments in Time || From Project: Snapped: Your Top 3 in 2014.

Farmer admires the great water views in Tottenham.

Image by Amateur Photographer: Tracy Bennett. From Pic of the Week
Heavy rainfall through June-September, 2016 providing great water views at “Bimbil” Tottenham (centre of New South Wales).
The sunsets have been truly amazing.
Tottenham NSW 2873
Source: ABC OPEN: Farmer’s time out || From Project: Pic of the Week