Tag Archives: New South Wales

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: Rare

Whilst at one of the beaches around Urunga, New South Wales, here in Australia, I came across this rock formation in the shape of a heart and it took my breath away! It was truly a rare find and made me wonder if it’d been … 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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Hump Day Post: Farewell to Summer

So our summer ended just under two weeks ago, but someone forgot to tell the weather! We’ve had one of the longest and hottest summer I can remember for a long while and while I’m looking forward to something cooler … Continue reading

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Santas on the Lake

OK, I know I said that the last post was going to be my last post this side of Christmas, BUT! We were on our way to a birthday lunch, passing by Lake Macquarie (NSW) when we saw four Santas … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: The Entrance, NSW

The Entrance is in the Central Coast of New South Wales and it gains its name from the channel that runs along much of its northern border that is The Entrance to The Tuggerah Lakes. This region’s is a great tourist attractions for its beaches, lake, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Horizon

Horizon. The space or line where the sky meets the earth. So many places where the sky meets the earth around the world, and millions of interactions between two elements. It can be water, a city skyline, a forest, a wasteland, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: The Hue of You

For this challenge, we want to keep it simple: share a photograph with a prominent color (or assortment of colors) that reveals more about you. It could be a symbolic, meaningful shade; a color that expresses how you currently feel; … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Patonga, New South Wales

For my Hump Day Post today, I take you to Patonga which is a suburb of the Central Coast region of New South Wales, Australia, located on the north bank of the Hawkesbury River. The name Patonga means “oyster” in the Guringai people’s language. Funnily enough, Oyster farming is the main local industry along with … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Dorrigo National Park

Dorrigo National Park is 580 km north of Sydney on Dome Road off the Waterfall Way, 5 km east of the township of Dorrigo. If you love waterfalls, it’s worth travelling along the Waterfall Way as the scenic drive from … Continue reading

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Devils Marbles

The Devils Marbles Conservation Reserve is south of the Tennant Creek area of Northern Territory in Australia. It’s located near Wauchope and south of Tennant Creek. The site is known as Karlu Karlu to the land’s Aboriginal traditional owners. The ‘Devils Marbles’ or ‘Karlu Karlu’ with its gigantic, rounded … Continue reading

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