Gladstone Harbour and Curtis Island, Queensland, Australia

This series of pictures are taken on Gladstone harbour and Curtis Island, often at dawn. The photographer's love of the beauty of his surroundings, and his ability to 'see' and to use his camera, have resulted in a series of great pictures.

Aussie Stories - telling about Australia in words and pictures
Koole Imaging is based in Queensland, in the harbour city of Gladstone. He says, among other things

'...Australia is an amazing diverse country too beautiful not to share with the world! ... '

ThisisAustralia.com.au has permission to share them on our pages too. We do so with appreciation.

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Aussie Stories - telling about Australia in words and pictures

A spectacular dawn, Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
A spectacular dawn, Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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Behind the brush, the Master Painter ..., Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
'Behind the brush, the Master Painter, picks the colours as he chooses ...' Barry Mcguire sang, referring to the continuous creation of beauty by the Creator. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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Good to be alive! Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
'Good to be alive!' the photographer wrote. He must have a great job to be able to see this kind of beauty on his way to work every morning. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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A warm Queensland greeting from the morning sun. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
A warm Queensland greeting from the morning sun. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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The dredge 'Rotterdam' underway at dawn. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
The dredge Rotterdam underway at dawn. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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WOW! Spectacular sunrise lights up a construction crane. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
WOW! Spectacular sunrise lights up a construction crane. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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Platforms at sea with a morning mist to give a soft view. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
Platforms at sea with a morning mist to give a soft view. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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A small work boat with the dredge 'Rotterdam' in the background. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
A small work boat with the dredge Rotterdam in the background. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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Adjusting sink lines for the dredge at Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
Adjusting sink lines for the dredge at Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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Survey boat 'Rind R' Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
Survey boat Rind R Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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Tug 'HT Salute' Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
Tug HT Salute Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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Tug 'Rhumb Matilda' Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
Tug Rhumb Matilda Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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Tug 'Smit Koongo' Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
Tug Smit Koongo Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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Tug ' PB Alligator', Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
Tug PB Alligator, Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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Tug on a still morning Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
Tug on a still morning, Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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Pilot boat Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia
Pilot boat. Gladstone Harbour, Queensland, Australia.

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Worker drop off point, Curtis Island, Queensland, Australia
Worker drop off point, Curtis Island, Queensland, Australia. That's a pretty cool place to have to go to work. Except if it's raining!

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Ship unloading, Curtis Island, Queensland, Australia
Ship unloading, Curtis Island, Queensland, Australia.

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A morning welcome to work! Worker landing site, Curtis Island, Queensland, Australia
A morning welcome to work! Worker landing site, Curtis Island, Queensland, Australia. What a way to start the day!.

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Rainbow, Curtis Island, Queensland, Australia
Sunlight, clouds ... and a rainbow. A reminder from God to himself - and to us - that he would never flood the whole world again. Curtis Island, Queensland, Australia.

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