Young woman riding on the back of a turtle at Mon Repos Beach
Location: near Bundaberg, Australia
Date: ca. 1930
Description: Mon Repos Beach - French for 'My Rest' is located just 15kms east of Bundaberg City central. Mon Repos supports the largest concentration of nesting marine turtles on the Eastern Australian mainland and is one of the two largest Loggerhead turtle rookeries in the South Pacific Ocean.
This image is in our 'Photograph Album of Bundaberg' at SLQ.
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