Julie Green

Art, Writing & Photography

Category: Australia

Key Way to Make Positive Change

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 “If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.”

- Henry Ford

 

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Leave your thoughts below!

Love,
Julie x

WIRES Photography Competition Finalist

Rainbow Lorikeet Photo by Julie Green

“We need to act now. Otherwise the biodiversity that makes Australia so wonderfully unique is going to be lost to us forever.” – Kristy Hinze

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Good news, my photo above is one of ten finalists in WIRES‘s Photo Competition on Facebook!

See HERE for more details.

Short Trip to the Blue Mountains NSW in Winter – Part II: The Gardens (+Announcement)

 

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“Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy” ― Isaac Newton

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Mt Tomah Botanic Gardens

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Right now I am working on a much bigger project than the one I have here! I plan to turn my love for nature into something that is practical and helps others care for the planet in a way you may not think of straight away.

I will let you know more about it soon and may write a post about what it is that I am working on but I have big dreams and this is just the beginning. Thank you for inspiring me – you’re so encouraging!

Love,
Julie

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Short Trip to the Blue Mountains NSW in Winter – Part I: Katoomba and Blackheath

Blue Mountains Photography by Julie Green

Vital lives are about action. You can’t feel warmth unless you create it, can’t feel delight until you play, can’t know serendipity unless you risk.”  ― Joan Erickson

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“Wherever you are, be there. If you can be fully present now, you’ll know what it means to live.” ― Steve Goodier

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“Life is full of surprises and serendipity. Being open to unexpected turns in the road is an important part of success.” ― Condoleeza Rice

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I had a most beautiful windy three days in the mountains. It reminded me what I value and love about my life. It also reminded me of the importance of being present, getting out of my comfort zone and keeping active.

How has your week been?

Love,
Julie

Social Media Love

Preparing for the Summer Season in Australia – #NSWRFS HR Sunset

Sunset after a Hazard Reduction, Australia

“The only order in the universe is just a cycle of calm and chaos.” ― Toba Beta

Sunset after a Hazard Reduction, Australia

“Me thinks that the moment my legs begin to move, my thoughts begin to flow.” ― Henry David Thoreau

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“I can think of no more stirring symbol of man’s humanity to man than a fire engine.” ― Kurt Vonnegut

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“You have to do something in your life that is honorable and not cowardly if you are to live in peace with yourself.” ― Larry Brown

Sunset after a Hazard Reduction, Australia

“One man practicing kindness in the wilderness is worth all the temples this world pulls.” ― Jack Kerouac

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Australian firefighters are conducting Hazard Reduction burns around the country when the weather permits in order to prepare for the upcoming bush fire season. It certainly makes for a sight worth seeing.

Love,
Julie

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Hiking Day Trip to the Blue Mountains (NSW Australia) with my Love in Winter

Sylvia Falls Blue Mountains Photography

“No matter how sophisticated you may be, a large granite mountain cannot be denied – it speaks in silence to the very core of your being” ― Ansel Adams

Wentworth Falls Bushwalking Hiking Blue Mountains Photography

“Somewhere between the bottom of the climb and the summit is the answer to the mystery why we climb.”   ― Greg Child

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“What are men to rocks and mountains?” ― Jane Austen

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“Chasing angels or fleeing demons, go to the mountains.” ― Jeffrey Rasley

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“It’s always further than it looks. It’s always taller than it looks. And it’s always harder than it looks.”  ― The 3 Rules of Mountaineering

Wentworth Falls Bushwalking Hiking Blue Mountains Photography

“Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out going to the mountains is going home; that wilderness is a necessity.” ― John Muir

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“Take only pictures; leave only footprints.” ― Anonymous

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What can you say about hiking in the mountains except that it’s ethereal and timeless? I hope to preserve these memories forever in my mind.

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