growing along-side the pathway, Australian native, Banksia
standing at the top of the stairs here, had been watching out for whales currently on the move north to warmer waters. Did I see any? Only 'plumes' so far out (with my binoculars), but too far to bother taking a photo of
windswept coastal shrubbery
proved to be the perfect place for this crow to fly into, just for a moment. Full stretch of the lens at 734 mm.