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Corinella Sunset

Corinella Sunset - Jim Worrall - Western Port Bay - Australia

Sunset at Corinella. Taken near the French island ferry docking point.

The Docking Station – Corinella

A high tide view of the docking station at Corinella. This is where the French Island barge docks to transfer vehicles and passengers to and from the mainland.

Docking Station - Corinella - French Island - Jim Worrall - Western Port Bay

Below – Old Man of the Sea, an old mangrove tree just a stone’s throw away from the docking station.

Old Man of the Sea - Corinella - Western Port Bay - Jim Worrall - mangrove

By the Seaside – Tooradin and Corinella

Following are some images from the shores of Westernport Bay.

Pictured below – The Journey Home, seagulls at the Tooradin foreshore take off en masse as the day gives way to night.
The Journey Home - Jim Worrall - Tooradin - Australia

Below – Corinella Sunset, a series of “God beams” appear from behind a cloud as the sun sets at Corinella pier. These “God beams” are also known as crepuscular rays and are explained at Wikipedia here.
Corinella Sunset - Jim Worrall - god beams appear from behind a cloud

Below – The Living Jetty.
At Corinella a jetty platform disappears below the surface during a king tide.
The local sea birds take advantage of the exposed posts by using them as a safe roost.
The Living Jetty - Jim Worrall - Corinella - Australia

Below – The best position for overseeing the activities at the Corinella jetty area.
Corinella jetty - Jim Worrall - Corinella - Australia

Chopsticks at Corinella

An excursion to Corinella revealed “the chopsticks”, large angled posts planted in the muddy sea bed. Remnants of some past structure.
Pictured below – “Chopsticks 1” available as a print here.
Chopsticks 1 - Corinella - Jim Worrall

Pictured below – “Trio” available as a print here.
Trio - Corinella - Jim Worrall

Below – To give some sense of scale I planted myself in this shot, …and it certainly wasn’t easy holding myself still in this position for the long exposure. 🙂
Corinella - Jim Worrall

Below – A view of the beach on the south-west facing side of Corinella.
Corinella - Jim Worrall