Esther's photos with the Daintree

Cassowary on the beach

Cassowary on the beach
I spent two nights in the Daintree Rainforest in Queensland Australia. I had very much wanted to see the elusive forest bird, the southern cassowary. Despite their large size (5-6 feet tall), they are well hidden in the forest. They have a large centra…
Added on July 19, 2013

Southern Cassowary making tracks

Southern Cassowary making tracks
I spent two nights in the Daintree Rainforest in Queensland Australia. I had very much wanted to see the elusive forest bird, the southern cassowary. Despite their large size (5-6 feet tall), they are well hidden in the forest. They have a large centra…
Added on July 19, 2013

Signs of the Cassowary III - Street signs

Signs of the Cassowary III - Street signs
I spent two nights in the Daintree Rainforest in Queensland Australia. I had very much wanted to see the elusive forest bird, the southern cassowary. Despite their large size (5-6 feet tall), they are well hidden in the forest. They have a large centra…
Added on July 19, 2013

Signs of the Cassowary II - Tracks

Signs of the Cassowary II - Tracks
I spent two nights in the Daintree Rainforest in Queensland Australia. I had very much wanted to see the elusive forest bird, the southern cassowary. Despite their large size (5-6 feet tall), they are well hidden in the forest. They have a large centra…
Added on July 19, 2013

Signs of the Cassowary I - Blue Quandong berry

Signs of the Cassowary I - Blue Quandong berry
I spent two nights in the Daintree Rainforest in Queensland Australia. I had very much wanted to see the elusive forest bird, the southern cassowary. Despite their large size (5-6 feet tall), they are well hidden in the forest. They have a large centra…
Added on July 19, 2013

Green balls

Green balls
Does anyone know what kind of plant this is?

Cape Tribulation, Daintree Rainforest, Queensland, Australia

AIMG 7548
Added on July 19, 2013

Billabong

Billabong
A billabong is an isolated pond that is created when a river changes its course or one that seasonally fills with rainwater.

Daintree Rainforest, Queensland, Australia

AIMG 7533
Added on July 19, 2013

Rainforest flora

Rainforest flora
Daintree Rainforest, Queensland, Australia

AIMG 7531
Added on July 19, 2013

Cane Toad

Cane Toad
Cane Toad, Cape Tribulation, Daintree Rainforest, Queensland, Australia.

Cane toads are native to Central and South America. They were introduced into Australia to eat the beetles that were damaging the sugar cane plants. However, the beetles in Austra…
Added on July 19, 2013

La la la

La la la
Estuarine crocodile, Daintree Rainforest, Queensland, Australia.


"The saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus), also known as saltie, estuarine or Indo-Pacific crocodile, is the largest of all living reptiles, as well as the largest terrestrial and ripa…
Added on July 17, 2013