Weekly Photo Challenge: Landscape

This week Chari has challenged to share a landscape photo. For this challenge, I’m actually submitting a Lakescape  🙂

I’m lucky – I live near Lake Macquarie in New South Wales, Australia. Below is one of the many yacht clubs that are on the lake’s shores.

Lake Mac-2

Lake Macquarie (or Awaba) is Australia’s largest coastal salt water lake. It covers an area of 110 square kilometres (42.5 sq mi) and is connected to the Tasman Sea by a short channel.

Lake Macquarie is twice as large as Sydney Harbour and is the largest permanent salt water lake in the Southern Hemisphere.

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About Retired2Travel

My passion has been for many, many years landscape photography so when the chance came up to retire early, in order to travel, I took it! It made sense then to marry the two (travel and photography) and create this blog. I hope you enjoy it :)
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8 Responses to Weekly Photo Challenge: Landscape

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  2. Tina Schell says:

    OK, first time I’ve heard of a “lakescape”, did you coin that term?! Either way your capture is gorgeous.

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    • Hahaha, yes I have coined that term 😊 We have the other two obvious ones (land and seascapes) why not lakescape? Not all waterways belong to the sea… Glad you liked it though.

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  4. RuthsArc says:

    Great choice, Sonia. Beautiful colours, reflections and the effect of sky and water.

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  5. Beautiful photo and interesting facts on Lake Macquarie.

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