Weekly photo challenge: Foreign 1

The hills of Nundle the backdrop for a Chinese dragon during the town’s annual festival. (c) Jillian Carlon 2012

Wikipedia says gold was first discovered in 1852 in the area and prospectors came from around the globe to find their fortune however the majority were from China. There isn’t much gold in them ther hills these days however the townships history is celebrated every year with a festival that features the culture that help establish it.

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4 thoughts on “Weekly photo challenge: Foreign 1

  1. How exotic is this? Exotic is partly the word that encapsulates foreign travel to me, and I thought how exciting for you to go to China – and then realised it was Aus! And that then brought back memories of celebrations in Chinatown in Sydney for their new year.

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