As I drove from Alice Springs in Central Australia to my new home at Tanunda in South Australia, I stopped into a nice little place called The Australian Arid Lands Botanical Gardens for a cup of coffee. It's located on the northern outskirts of Port Augusta and is essentially a transport hub.
I was fascinated by this sun dial. I compared the time it displayed with my CASIO G-Shock and was surprised at how close it was. People have always been interested in time and now we have such sophisticated gear as satellite watches, a far cry from sun dials.