Our Facebook friend based in Australia posted a photo of the pink colored flower with strap shaped petals. Searching in Google identified the plant as loropetalum.
|Plant||Saxifragales/Hamamelidaceae/Loropetalum Chinense var rubrum|
|Common Name||strap flower, fringe flower|
|Camera||Panasonic Lumix S3|
|Photographer||Susan Estrope Dicker|
Image owned by Susan Estrope Dicker, published with permission in this blog.