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Bunurong Coastal Drive

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From Wonthaggi, it was a short drive to the start of the stunning Bunurong Coastal Drive at Cape Paterson.  Then we headed East to Inverloch to chill out on the beach for a couple of hours. We returned the same way, stopping at all the lookouts on our left, starting at Flat Rocks. It's almost a mini Great Ocean Road, with clifftop lookouts, sweeping views of Bass Strait, wild surf beaches and wonderful rockpools along its 13km length.  Oh, and a few dinosaurs to boot. From 1994 to 2013, a group of dinosaur researchers, Dinosaur Dreaming , uncovered thousands of bones in the area. I've seen some on display in my travels at Cape OtwayLightstation (near the new dig site) and the Gondwana Exhibition at the National Wool Museum, Geelong.   Between Flat Rocks and The Caves, there have been many significant finds, including SEVEN types of dinosaurs! It all began at Eagles Nest, a rocky outcrop just off shore, where Australia's very first
Hi everyone, Lots of posts to write, but the gremlins are foiling my plans. Computer says no. And when I say no, I mean noooooooo. Something to do with the eleventy bazillion photos on my little MacBook. Currently doing a photo cull - I could be here for a while.... Will be back soon with some new posts. G x