Saturday, August 15, 2009

Mt Coot-tha Brisbane

Mt Coot-tha is a northern suburb of Brisbane . On top of the hill there is a lookout and restaurants overlooking the city.

Looking through the aerial roots of a tree.

There are television towers, an exclusive school, picnic grounds, a planetarium and botanical gardens there also.

In front of the planetarium is a statue of Koustautin Tsiolkovsky 1857-1935 the father of Cosmonautics. He is in a pose of concentration on the stars. The planetarium is surrounded by the Brisbane Botanical Gardens Mt Coot-tha.

The Tropical Display Dome

Inside the Dome

Tropical fish pond.

The Japanese Gardens

Palm tree flowering

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Scenic Sunday