Friday, April 9, 2010

Australia - Fraser Island

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From: Elaine - Postcrossing - AU-72573 , Very colorful card. Thanks! :)
Subject:   Fraser Island, is an island located along the southern coast of Queensland, Australia, approximately 300 kilometres (190 mi) north of Brisbane. Its length is about 120 kilometres (75 mi).[1] It was inscribed as a World Heritage site in 1992.[2] The island is considered to be the largest sand island in the world at 1840 km².[3] Its resident human population was 360 at the census of 2006, of whom 11 were Indigenous Australians.
1. Wanggoolba Creek rainforest
2. Lake McKenzie
3. Sand blow , Eastern Brach
4. Fraser Island at twilight

Stamps:  Russell Falls are located on the eastern boundary of Mount Field National Park, in Tasmania, Australia. 

1 comment:

  1. Tarn ... AustraliaMay 31, 2012 at 4:29 PM

    Fraser Island beautiful place :)
    Beautiful white sands, colored sand banks and sparkling clear waters ... A treasure all of it's own :)
    A popular holiday spot for locals as much as over seas visitors :)

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