Saturday, 25 January 2014

Saturday Snapshot - Capertee Valley

On our way home from Mudgee last weekend, we stopped at one of our favourite lookouts. 
It's halfway between Mudgee and Lithgow and overlooks the glorious Capertee Valley.

According to it's own publicity, Capertee Valley is the widest enclosed valley in the world.
It features "cliff escarpments, a volcanic plug and buttes rising from lush green grazing land."

In the middle of summer, you have to imagine the lush, green grazing land!
And on this summer's day, the horizon is all hazy with bushfire smoke.
But I still think it's beautiful in any season.

To apprectiate the full panaroma effect of this photo, please double click on it to open it up in your photo browser.

This post is linked to Saturday Snapshot with Melinda at West Metro Mommy.


  1. It's such a beautiful spot there. Gorgeous photo Brona.

  2. what a lovely peaceful spot.

  3. We are thinking of visiting Australia later this year.

    Great photo!

  4. Amazing and so gorgeous! Thanks for sharing...and for visiting my blog.

  5. I can't imagine ... the middle of summer. Thanks so much for this panoramic photo. Just beautiful. I'm deep in winter, and the only way out is through the mind's eye. ;)

  6. The haze really adds to the feel of the photo. Nice one. Here's Mine

  7. Beautiful photo. The hills in the distance would make a lovely watercolour painting.

  8. Beautiful, and so different from what I see here in the flat, flat, flat Midwestern USA.


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