Posts Tagged ‘sewerage ponds

Swan Lake

Dec 08, 2010 | Discuss

Swan Lake

Chris Watson’s interesting account of his search for the painted snipe at the Alice Springs sewerage ponds in last Friday’s Centralian Advocate prompted me to pay my own visit there the first time in many years. Like many journalists, I was introduced to the surprising glories of the ponds by Stuart Traynor when he was working as an education officer for the Northern Territory Conservation commission in the eighties and nineties. So enthusiastic about the area was he that Stuart earn...Read more