Journo’s June pic

Western Suburbs Weekly - - News -

THIS news­pa­per’s re­porter Jon Bas­sett’s photo of kitesurfers in Cottes­loe has made Curtin MHR Julie Bishop’s 2016 cal­en­dar.

The photo ti­tled ‘Kitesurfers at Tele­phone Box surf break, Cottes­loe’ falls un­der June.

Bas­sett said he took the photo one late af­ter­noon dur­ing win­ter.

“The pic­ture shows kiters re­launch­ing af­ter a par­tic­u­larly strong front had just passed,” he said.

“But it cleared to blue skies and light from a set­ting sun caught the kites.”

Af­ter tak­ing the photo, Bas­sett headed out on to the wa­ter him­self.

In a let­ter to the re­porter, Ms Bishop said the photo show­cased the beauty and di­ver­sity of dis­play in her elec­torate.

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