Exploring Brisbane – Day 5

Yes, you guessed it, up early again, the heat and humidity was the biggest issue we battled and getting up early is the only way to get things done. We went back into the city to photograph a few Bridges as well (another reason to get up early beat the traffic and find car parks!)…

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Exploring Brisbane – Day 4

This week I will feature the last three days of our trip to Brisbane… Got up even earlier to drive out to Redlands before it got too hot, it was really nice to see some blue sky and fluffy white clouds, this is the QLD I wanted, β€œbeautiful one day, perfect the next”. We drove…

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Exploring Brisbane – Day 3

We visited Redcliffe, Woody Point, Dicky Beach, Caloundra, Nudgee Beach.

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Summer Outings – Grants Picnic Ground

Another Summer tradition, I seem to have so many, but when you live so close to so many gorgeous spots to visit, why not? Grants Picnic Ground, is a lovely spot in the Dandenong Ranges (Near Olinda) for a picnic, they have lovely bush walks, a small cafe and gift shop, but the big draw…

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Regular Random – 5 minutes at Silvan Dam

I know I usually do an object, but this week, I thought I would share something from my virtual backyard (I live at the foot of the Dandenongs Ranges). This is Silvan Reservoir, or Silvan Dam, as I always knew it. I have not been up here for a very long time, I have dim…

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Our Coastal Adventure – Inverloch, Day 1

It felt like we had barely been home from our Outback Adventure and we are off again. We left Melbourne in pleasant sunshine as we headed off down toward Gippsland and the Surf Coast; not so far to travel this time, only about one hour from home. Once we arrived in Inverloch we headed into…

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Outback Adventure #2

Hi….i am currently back in civilization after several days really remote. Amazing scenery and interesting times. These are again all off the phone, we are currently in Swan Hill in Victoria, and officially our last night with the group….we start making our way home tomorrow.  Chat soon -Julz

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Autumn Wanderings – Serendip Sanctuary

I’ll admit it, it is actually Autumn, but here in Melbourne we are having an Indian Summer and the warm days are still with us; in fact some days are quite hot. A recent weekend adventure lead us to Serendip Sanctuary in Lara on the Western Plains of Victoria (between Melbourne and Geelong). The sanctuary,…

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Summer Wanderings…Clifton Springs

Technically it is now Autumn, but the weather has been very summery! We spent a wonderful weekend down on the Bellarine Peninsula recently and paid a visit to a sleepy little fishing spot in Clifton Springs…….photographers love it for the remains of the old jetty, last time we were there it was so grey and…

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Monday’s Musings…

A wonderful week last week, followed by a wonderful weekend…had my first stab at underwater shoot……….learnt, that there is a lot to learn πŸ™‚ There is plenty to love in my marvellous Melbourne at this time of year, good weather and the multitude of public holidays……we have another long weekend right now, today is Labour…

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