January 12, 2016

Laurieton, New South Wales, Australia

Photograph by Brooke Whatnall, National Geographic Creative

This cow isn't floating in the sky—it's standing alone in shallow waters in the coastal town of Laurieton in the Mid North Coast region of New South Wales, Australia. Laurieton, with a population of less than 2,000 people, is actually the largest town in the Camden Haven district.

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