Wolfgang's photos with the Victoria’s Great Ocean Road

Sunset and moonrise at the same time

Sunset and moonrise at the same time
Last view during twilight on the way back to Melbourne.
Added on October 29, 2010

Ferry pier in Queenscliff

Ferry pier in Queenscliff
Queenscliff is a former 1880s seaside resort now known for its Victorian era heritage and tourist industry and as one of the endpoints of the Searoad ferry to Sorrento on the Mornington Peninsula.
Added on October 29, 2010

Wonderful vista from the Great Ocean Road

Wonderful vista from the Great Ocean Road
During our return to Melbourne we stopped man times to enjoy the amazing vistas to Victoria's coast, sometimes sand beaches mostly rock coast.
Added on October 29, 2010

We on the beach along the Victoria's coastline

We on the beach along the Victoria's coastline
The great photographer was the famous "Mr automatic releaser".
Added on October 29, 2010

Dunes at Victoria's coastline

Dunes at Victoria's coastline
They offer stunning beaches along Victoria's coastline, almost deserted.
Added on October 29, 2010

The Twelve Apostles in bird's eye view

The Twelve Apostles in bird's eye view
Added on October 26, 2010

Coastline of Victoria’s south-west

Coastline of Victoria’s south-west
Just a few minutes before landing the chopper the pilot gave me one more turn along the south-west coast to enjoy watching the spectacular sea surf.
Added on October 26, 2010

The coastline and The Twelve Apostles

The coastline and The Twelve Apostles
The wild and powerful Southern Ocean that sculpts the area's limestone landscape.
Added on October 26, 2010

The Twelve Apostles top view

The Twelve Apostles top view
A helicopter flight here to view the Apostles from the air.
Added on October 26, 2010

The Twelve Apostles coast an aerial photo

The Twelve Apostles coast an aerial photo
Nobody should miss an helicopter ride to get the real enjoyment of this natural wonder of the world.
Added on October 26, 2010

Victorian coastline and The Great Ocean Road

Victorian coastline and The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road rejoins the coast and its famous and often photographed rock formations, The Twelve Apostles.
Added on October 26, 2010

Victorian coastline

Victorian coastline
Outside 150 km from Melbourne.
Added on October 26, 2010

The rocks seen out the chopper screen

The rocks seen out the chopper screen
This part of the Victorian coastline is known as the Shipwreck Coast and is responsible for the sinking of up to eighty vessels.
Added on October 26, 2010

The Twelve Apostles other side

The Twelve Apostles other side
When you go along the tracks on the right hand side there are two of the rocks.
The constant action of the sea on the limestone slowly wore down the rocky cliff, gradually leaving individual rocks. The cliff is still being eroded at a rate of about 2cm ea…
Added on October 26, 2010

The Twelve Apostles

The Twelve Apostles
The Parks Victoria has built boardwalks, tracks, and viewing areas to ensure to get spectacular views of the Twelve Apostles. We came late in the afternoon being sure to have good light for photographing.
Added on October 26, 2010

The Twelve Apostles

The Twelve Apostles
The apostles were formed by erosion: the harsh weather conditions from the Southern Ocean gradually eroded the soft limestone to form caves in the cliffs, which then became arches, which in turn collapsed; leaving rock stacks up to 45 metres high. The sit…
Added on October 26, 2010

The stacks of the Twelve Apostles

The stacks of the Twelve Apostles
The stacks are susceptible to further erosion from the waves. On 3 July 2005, a 50 metre tall stack collapsed, leaving eight remaining. On 25 September 2009, three years after our visit, it was thought that another of the stacks fell, but this was actuall…
Added on October 26, 2010