Tag Archives: Australia

Weekly Photo Challenge: A Good Match

This week, Ben has challenged us to share a Good Match. I think the outback and a windmill are a perfect match! Have a great weekend folks 😊 Advertisements

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Hump Day Post: Postcard from Somersby Falls

This week’s postcard is from the beautiful Somersby Falls in New South Wales (NSW) Australia. We went there at the beginning of the year and were thrilled with the amount of water there was. For the local families, it’s a favourite spot to … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Fun

Mr Oz and I went to see what’s left of the wreck of MV Signa, a Norwegian bulk carrier  that run aground at Stockton Beach, New South Wales in May 1974. Whilst admiring it, a freak wave came and Mr Oz whipped … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Partners

So, winter has finally arrived down under. For most of us a chilly water temperature of 16℃ or 61℉ is enough to keep well away, but not so for these partners! As I strolled along the beach fully decked out for winter with buttoned … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Landscape

This week Chari has challenged to share a landscape photo. For this challenge, I’m actually submitting a Lakescape  🙂 I’m lucky – I live near Lake Macquarie in New South Wales, Australia. Below is one of the many yacht clubs that … Continue reading

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HDP: Postcard from Narooma, NSW

Narooma is on the south-east coast of New South Wales (NSW), it’s three-hours drive south-east of Canberra, five-hours drive south of Sydney and eight-hours drive north of Melbourne. It was established in 1881 and the name comes from the Aboriginal for … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Sunsets

Today, I’m sharing a last-minute sun rays we had the pleasure of witnessing on our travels.  Although on this particular day, it didn’t look too promising, I love this capture with a ray of light in the background which I didn’t see … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: The Year that Was

So, this is my last Hump Day Post for this year. 2015 sure has had a few surprises for me! We did a seven and a half months caravan trip around Australia and really appreciated how BIG our country is! … Continue reading

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HDP: Once Upon a Time

Well, i’ve been home for two weeks and I feel as if I’ve been run over by a freight train! To say i’ve come down with a thud is an understatement. It went something like this: The first week was full on, … Continue reading

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HDP: I’m Living in a Palace!

Well, you see, it’s like this… Some of you might know that we’ve travelled around Australia for the last seven months in our caravan.  It’s a ‘humble little home’ away from home and we LOVE it! So, you can imagine, what my … Continue reading

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WPC: Monochromatic

This week, Jen has challenged us to share our monochromatic images. ‘A powerful monochromatic image is composed of a gradient of a single color and has an emphasis on texture and composition.’ –  Jenny Hooks. Here are a collection for … Continue reading

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HDP: Travelling Around Australia, Week 26

Last week as you might know, I had a melt down!! Melt down being the operative words. Weeks & weeks of high temperatures finally had its toll on me. I struggled to stay hydrated and cool both day and night. The heat was relentless! … Continue reading

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HDP: Travelling Around Australia, Week 25

‘All that glitters is not gold!’ We’ve been travelling now for almost six months! Whilst I’ve had comments to say I’m lucky doing what I’m doing and don’t get me wrong, I know I am – it comes at a price! … Continue reading

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HDP: Travelling Around Australia, Week 24

So we’ve used Kununurra in Western Australia (WA) as a base for a week. It’s the final frontier of Western Australia before we head across the border to the Northern Territory (NT). A cruise along Lake Argyle and the Ord River was … Continue reading

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HDP: Travelling Around Australia, Week 22

This week has been a little bit quieter – by choice. From Broome we made our way to Derby with a lot of nothing in-between. Derby is a small little country town in the Kimberly Region of Western Australia with a few … Continue reading

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