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Looking for ducks in Hugh River

Jan 17, 2010 | Discuss

Looking for ducks in Hugh River

Had an unscheduled visit to the Hugh River the other day. We were trying to reach Ellery Gorge, but decided the crossing was not negotiable in Noel’s otherwise trusty old automatic Commodore VL. He and Helen convinced me that the Hugh, about 65 km west of Alice, was a worthy fall-back position and we spent a morning tuning in to the unique music inland rivers make when they flow – in harmony with the local birdlife of course. And I did have a mission. I wanted to film ducks for a pi...Read more