A couple of weeks ago, a friend invited me to go and do a 4WD driver training course with him. I thought that it sounded like a bit of fun and it would certainly help with some of the COVID-19 cabin fever so I signed up. I was sent a manual and a questionnaire to […]
Finally, almost 30 years after leaving South Africa, I have made my first batch of biltong. I’m not sure what it’s going to taste like – we’ll find out in a few days! I started by making my own biltong box out of a plastic storage tub. Instructions are below: I already had the 50l […]
The kids and I packed a picnic and headed out to Kinglake National Park this morning to visit two popular waterfalls in the area – Wombelano Falls and Mason’s Falls. Wombelano was a little disappointing because you can only get to about 500m away from it on a viewing platform! You couldn’t even get a […]
For our summer camping holiday this year, we decided to change venues and head east to Gippsland instead of making the usual trek down to Indented Head. The caravan park was great with a pool, jumping pillow, games room and free wi-fi – we hardly saw the kids! There was fishing just a 10 minute […]
I have started sorting through some of the 1500 odd photos from our road trip to the Red Centre. Below are some of my favourites. To see all the road trip photos, click through to the Red Centre 2016 page.