Sunset, is there a better time of day to make you feel alive?

I’m a sucker for a sunset. No matter where I am or what I’m supposed to be doing, I can’t help but drop everything and set off to capture a brilliant sunset. Sometimes… Continue reading

Long Table Dining – Sharing the love…and the seafood.

Each year our family looks forward to an annual holiday to one of our favourite beachside caravan parks on the Yorke Peninsula of South Australia. Every year for probably ten years or more… Continue reading

Neo the star kelpie

  Our lovable rescue dog Neo is very proud to be amongst other good company in a book out now, titled “It Happened off the Leash”. Edited by Paddy O’Reilly, this book contains… Continue reading

Holidays stay with you forever

Today my daughter turned 21! A beautiful milestone and a day to be celebrated.  So with a party happening soon, I asked my daughter what would she like to do on her actual birthday,… Continue reading

The Mighty Murray River

 The Mighty Murray is a phrase well known to South Australians and probably to a lot of communities along the stretch of this majestic river. It’s a name well deserved too. Being Australia’s… Continue reading

A Trip Into the Unknown

There have been plans afoot for almost 2 years now, to take off on an adventure into the unknown. For us this means heading into, and around, and down and up the coast… Continue reading

First Camping Trips – Remember when…?

I was looking through some old photo albums this week and came across the old west coast camping trip photos. Our very early days of camping / fishing trips saw us venture over… Continue reading

Do the Goolwa Beach Cockle Shuffle

It’s almost that time of year again; cockle season begins at Goolwa Beach from the 1st of November. Cockles in South Australia (also known as pipis in the eastern states) are a popular… Continue reading

Packing the Pooch

Most of our holidays over the years have involved taking the dog too. In fact a lot of times it’s the deciding factor in where to go for holidays. Is it dog friendly?… Continue reading

Road Trip Car Games

  OK so these days many modern cars come with inbuilt DVD players to entertain the kids on long drives but if you are after some good old family fun on the way… Continue reading