PETER CAREY ~ (born 7 May 1943) is an Australian novelist, known primarily for being one of only three writers to have won the Booker Prize twice—the others being J. M. Coetzee and Hilary Mantel. Carey won his first Booker Prize in 1988 for Oscar and Lucinda, and won for the second time in 2001 with True History of the Kelly Gang. In May 2008 he was nominated for the Best of the Booker Prize.
The Tree Top Walk near Walpole, Western Australia reaches heights of over 100 feet and soars through a huge grove of tingle trees.
Federation Guard member watches fireworks on Lake Burley Griffin - Canberra