Vale Dad

My dad passed away 2 weeks ago, exactly 3 months after his 75th birthday. He hasn’t been well since fighting off a brain tumour last year in November. They operated and removed it but soon found more cancer in his lungs. He had chemo which seemed to help but then things started going downhill again. […]

Gippsland sunset

Kilcunda beach walk

Deb & I took off for a weekend leaving the kids alone. We visited wineries, breweries, pubs and cafes. We stayed in a magnificent tiny house near Loch in Gippsland. Below is a walk that we did along the beach near Kilcunda before enjoying fish and chips at the Killy Pub for lunch. For more […]

The Big Hill

Sugarloaf Reservoir Trail Run

So it’s about time I got back into blogging and I’ve also started getting back into running after putting on a heap of Covid kilos in the last 2 years. I’ve been running for about 4 weeks now so I decided to hit the trails around Sugarloaf Reservoir and feel the pain. And boy did […]

Photographing the Silo Trail of North West Victoria

In July 2021, in the midst of the Covid pandemic, we got a short break from lockdowns and headed to northwest Victoria to visit the Silo Trail. Even our teenage kids loved the amazing artwork painted on the silos. Below are some of the photos I took with my drone. Our trip also included a […]