It was a happy accident that I realised we would be near Casterton in Victoria when the annual Kelpie Muster would be on. This event is usually held on the June long weekend every year but for the last couple, hasn’t been held (as with so many other events) due to Covid restrictions. We were… Read More Casterton –Kelpie Town Victoria
Taking your dog on holidays can be rewarding for you and them, but having a plan before you go and packing for their needs, will make life on the road easier. See my tips in this article in RV Daily magazine.
There is a television program on at the moment on the ABC called Muster Dogs, in which five pedigree kelpie pups are sent to five farmers around Australia with the purpose for them to try and train the pups up to become top working dogs in just 12 months, a skill which would normally take… Read More Kelpies are the Best – Muster Dogs on ABC TV
In 2017 I tried a new activity for the first time. When holidaying at Monkey Mia in Western Australia I gave stand up paddle boarding a go, why wouldn’t you when the water is home to pods of dolphins! It was an activity I liked the look of and thought I would be able to… Read More Stand Up Paddle Boarding for Beginners
Neo is one lucky kelpie. Firstly he is our much loved family member who we rescued over 5 years ago, so that was his first stroke of luck. Since then he has happily accompanied us on holidays that a lot of people can only dream of. The reason he is so welcome has a lot… Read More A Dog’s Life (on holidays)
At home in South Australia, one of my favourite winter pastimes is to go whale spotting on a weekend. Luckily you only have to venture to the Fleurieu coast in South Australia to find one of their holiday playgrounds where they spend a few months in warmer waters with their calves. There are certainly other spots in South Australia… Read More Have a Whale of a time along the Fleurieu Coast.