Killer bushfires hit Victoria during heatwave

While the north of Australia is recovering from massive flooding,  fierce firestorms have killed more that 173 people, destroyed nearly 800 homes and burnt out 350,000 hectares in the southern state of Victoria.

Sculpture by the Sea

Staged alongside Sydney’s spectacular Bondi to Tamarama coastal walk, Sculpture by the Sea is Australia’s largest annual outdoor free to the public exhibition of sculpture. The 2008 exhibition featured over 100 sculptures from 7 different countries.

Wedding Anniversary 2008

July 20 was our 12th wedding anniversary and, as is our custom, we decided to take a short vacation to mark the occasion. This time the destination was the home of my brother Tim and his partner Leonie. A few years ago they moved from Sydney to Lakes Entrance, a … Continue reading