Some thunderstorms off Byron Bay provided a late season opportunity to take some lightning pictures.
Some distant lightning on the Southern Gold Coast following an afternoon storm chase. The structure and light in the bay is a test drilling platform associated with construction of a desalination plant. Storm chase report here
Coastal thunderstorms provided some June lightning opportunities.
This storm was moving north along the Gold Coast but photographed from home 100km to the south using a zoom lens at 135mm focal length / F4.5 Storm chase report here
A cluster of thunderstorms spread to the waters off the Northern Rivers on 3rd July 2006 due a low pressure system nearby. Conditions on the beach where most these photos were taken were very cold ! Storm chase report here