Winter Outings – Werribee Open Range Zoo

Even with restrictions, some things are beginning to open up to the public, one such place is Zoos Victoria, only to members and only 1,000 people per day, all tickets must be pre-booked and sell out fast. We booked tickets for Werribee Zoo (my favourite) weeks ahead and then had to cross our fingers the…

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Share your world – 30th June 2020

Tomorrow is the 1st July, a brand new financial year. One wonders what is in store for us in the next twelve months? The last six months have been a roller coaster of an upheaval, you cannot argue that. I spent a good deal of time sulking about it, but now I try to look…

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Mondays Musings…

Gee Monday comes around a LOT doesn’t it? Blink and it’s Monday again. It means I had a great weekend I guess! Here in Victoria we had a mini second wave of Covid19, 49 new case yesterday…I know that doesn’t seem like much but for weeks we have been in the single digits. Some states…

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The Red Chair – Book of Wisdom

Continuing on with a different red velvet chair (belongs to a friend of mine), and another owl, I created this fantasy piece. The Book of Wisdom sitting so close to the Tree of Knowledge, this must indeed be a wise owl. I even had fun playing with specialty stamp brushes in Photoshop to create the…

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Share your world – 12th Feb 2020

Another week and another list of SYW questions from Melanie. Questions: Do you snore?  How do you know it, if you do? Hubby tells me I sometimes snore. Not like a freight train or anything, just a quiet roar lol. I know when I have a cold I do, but then I guess everyone does then,…

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The Grampians – Day 3

We had a horrendous thunderstorm and lashing rains the night before, quite eerie, we woke to blue skies, even if it was cold and made our way back home to Melbourne. We were entertained by Lemon Tree again as we packed the car, I could not resist a few more photos of him and his…

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Regular Random – Bearded Iris

My Bearded iris is just starting to bloom, so one sunny Saturday morning I went out with my camera, the pup Dexter decided to follow along and see what I was doing. I managed to capture a few images before he decided to start sniffing the blooms…and then bite it! Honestly, silly dog. So my…

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Our S.A. coastal adventure – day 9

Day 9 Up early and packed the car, drove back to Penneshaw for the last walk along the coast, before loading the car on the ferry back to Cape Jarvis. Again it was a calm trip across the bay; so sunny and no real breeze. We left Cape Jarvis after disembarking and drove straight to…

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Our S.A. coastal adventure – day 8

Day 8 I again slept in, while Moth and a few of the others went back to the jetty to capture the sunrise, which was a no show, so glad I slept in all cozy and warm in bed! A quick breakfast and then headed out to Cape Willoughby Lighthouse. The others decided to visit…

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Our S.A. coastal adventure – day 5 part 4

After already having quite a day out, we then proceeded to drive down to Seal Bay for our Sea Lion guided tour on the beach. It was about one hour long and quite good, there were a few sea lions, mostly asleep on the sand, not quite as good as Cape Palliser in New Zealand,…

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