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    March 2020

    I watched this Water Dragon leaping high in the air to catch insects. Its tongue is protruded from its mouth. Is this sort of behaviour common?

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    March 2020

    What are these? They were found washed up on the beach.

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    February 2020

    During recent reef surveys on Ingram Island situated on the Barrier Reef between Cape Melville and Cooktown we discovered three unmarked beach burials and pottery fragments littering the area. We suspect the graves are associated with the pearling industry but we are hoping the pottery may give some clues to the origin of the bodies buried there.

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