bommie

bommie

(ˈbɒmɪ)
n
(Animals) Austral an outcrop of coral reef, often resembling a column, that is higher than the surrounding platform of reef and which may be partially exposed at low tide
[from bombora]
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This northern site of the SS Yongala, and the site to the south (Manta Bommie, North Stradbroke Island) where the individuals had previously been seen, were used to estimate the greatest point-to-point distance moved by each ray, using the marmap package in R (Team 2013; Pante et al.
| Whatever happened to storing bommie wood from round about the beginning of October, and having to protect it from people who lived in other streets?
Passing the wreck of HMAS Protector, one of Australia's first naval vessels which will be declared a preservation site in 2018, we snorkel to Heron Bommie, a heaving tower of coral not far from the shore.
For each deployment, one coral was nailed to a patch of vacant space on the top of the coral bommie (an isolated aggregation of colonies), with one species per bommie, and all bommie tops providing a qualitatively similar habitat.
By the second dive we were more comfortable and able to take in the 35ft coral wall at the site called Advanced Bommie.
The study area concentrated on the island fringe and bommie reef complexes in and around the Keppel Group, off Yeppoon on the central Queensland coast.
So Richard got out a pummped up bommie knocker and hit Miss Longbottom rite in the bottom and the head.
Situated in the stunning Hamilton Island Yacht Club, the Bommie Restaurant is the island's signature restaurant, with a seafood menu and a deck bar that flows right out over the ocean.
Great Barrier Reef, Lizard Island: Holotype, immature male, fixed in formaldehyde (SAM E3366), between Palfrey and South Island, 14[degrees]42.0'S 145[degrees]26.3'E, 4 m, dead corals with algae, scuba, colls EL, FP, GWR, LJ, 27 March 2000; 1 paratype, female, fixed in formaldehyde (SAM E3363), 1 paratype mounted for LM (SAM E3364), North Point, 14[degrees]38.78'S 145[degrees]27.21'E, 8 m, coral sand, scuba, colls EL, FP, GWR, LJ, 23 March 2000; 2 spms mounted for SEM (FP), 3 spms (2 males, 1 female) preserved for LM and TEM (GWR), Bommie Bay, 14[degrees]39.13'S 145[degrees]28.031'E, 10-18 m, coral rubble, scuba, colls EL, FP, GWR, LJ, 25 March 2000; specimens for LM and TEM sectioned at 1 [micro]m and mounted on microscope slides (SAM E3365).
Bommie nights, no tights, blow football or shoot, Jam butties, conny-onny, read my I Spy book.
Ashore the event and hospitality teams are ready to roll out the daily program, starting with relaxing yoga on the beach to high-end lunches with celebrity chefs through to sunset drinks at the Piper-Heidsieck Bar on the Bommie Deck of the stunning Hamilton Island Yacht Club prior to dinner.
Sefton Park's annual display proved popular, with Ellen Bradley taking to Twitter to say it was "great fun" while Ryan Fitzpatrick, who attended the Newsham Park event said "Liverpool still doing the best bommie nights around".