Taking the dog down to Bastion Point Beach for our early morning constitutional I was startled to discover I had a double shadow. A very bright almost full moon on my left and a barely risen sun on my right I walked north with double company. I have never experienced the phenomenon before. The tide was a long way out due to the lunar tides and the shadows were long on the huge expanse of very smooth sand.
Mallacoota is endlessly suprising in its curious flashes of beauty. Terry Pratchett says, in some of his Discworld books, that the universe is comprised of five elements -earth, air, fire, water and SUPRISE!. I don’t know about the first four – but I can personally vouch for the fifth.