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Pelicans!

Birds around Diggers

We have come across pelicans in the hundreds out this way. They seem to be enjoying their tucker, and there must be plenty of it! It’s such an amazing sight to see a sky full of these regal birds.  

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Birds around Diggers

Diggers Rest Birds

The birds have been loving the warm weather, and though it is starting to “cool” off a bit, we still have quite a variety just around the homestead. The blue-faced honeyeaters, double bar finches, happy jacks, aka silver crowned bablers, bower birds and of course the ever present little blue corellas have all made themselves…

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Out and about in Wyndham

If you are heading to the East Kimberley, and Digger’s Rest Station, a visit to our closest town is well worth your time. Wyndham is a sleepy little town with loads of history and some spectacular views. From Five Rivers Lookout you can take in the expanse of the Cambridge Gulf and it’s sprawling tidal…

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Wyndham Races 2010

The big social event for us here at Digger’s Rest Station every year is the Wyndham Races.  Roderick is the starter, Big Al is Clerk of Scales, and Alida is Clerk of Course.  It’s our big day out!  Here’s a few photos from the two race weekends on the mudflats of Wyndham.  It doesn’t get…

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Wyndham Cup Day, August 15th, 2009

We had a great Sunday at the Wyndham Races on August 9th.  Coming up this Saturday is the Wyndham Cup Day.  Join the crowd for an exciting day at the races. Stay on for live band performances including Dr. Elephant, all held trackside for the ‘Wyndham Race Ball’.

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