Christmas in Australia (Part 2)

You know it’s getting closer to Christmas in Australia when….. The garden is getting pretty with bright gerberas and the air is heavy with the scent of star jasmine in the summer evenings.… Continue reading

Christmas in Australia

Christmas seems to sneak up on us more quickly each year and before you know it you’re only a fortnight or so away from the main event! In Adelaide the first thing that… Continue reading

Photographs and Memories

There was a break in my blog posting for this past week or so because of a sad event affecting our family. My mother in law passed away just over a week ago,… Continue reading

Caravan and Camping on Tour in Esperance

Before visiting Esperance in Western Australia, all I knew about it was the name of the town and roughly where it was, now I only have to hear the name and I am… Continue reading

You Had Me At Happily Imperfect Host

If you have a love for writing you’re more than likely to be an avid reader too. I must admit I mostly read and borrow books from my local library but I always… Continue reading

Signs of the Times

As the old song goes, signs, signs, everywhere are signs. You can’t avoid them in everyday life but when you’re travelling and more conscious of your surroundings or more likely to be looking for signs,… Continue reading

Supporting Australian Music as you Travel

November is Aus Music Month, a time to celebrate and support Australian music and artists. Having live music at venues for everyone to enjoy is something that is a real drawcard when we… Continue reading

Centenary of Armistice

This Sunday, the 11th of November marks 100 years since the Armistice treaty was signed to end the First World War. One hundred years ago, on 11 November 1918, the guns of the… Continue reading

Melbourne City, Victoria

It’s Melbourne Cup day today and as the saying goes ‘it’s the race that stops a nation’, and it truly does. Funny as it is, there is probably no worse a time for… Continue reading

The Red Centre is in the Top Ten for 2019

Did you know that the Red Centre in the Northern Territory has been named 4th on Lonely Planet’s top ten regions for 2019? To me the red centre really does feels like the… Continue reading