Day Trip to Cape Tribulation

We’ve been travelling through the Wet Tropics for some weeks and have enjoyed the changing landscapes and how green it is. The gorgeous diversity of plants, the profusion of colours and textures is stunning. It was an early start for us as we had to get the ferry across to the northern side of the…

Going Home (Part I)

 Last night we listed our property with an agent.  The realisation of moving hasn’t registered.  What I do know it was easier when we were younger.  Everything was exciting and the unexpected an adventure.  In my sixties I am not feeling adventurous, definitely not excited.  To be honest, I am more than a little scared…

WPC: Guided Tour

The slideshow is a selection of photos that will always remind me of the time we have spent in the Newcastle and Lake Macquarie areas of New South Wales in Australia.  Some of the photos are captioned while others speak for themselves.   This week’s challenge is to take you on a tour of where we live. …

WPC: Variations

Sydney Harbour is amazing any time but it becomes magical on special occasions. Like Australia Day, which we celebrated yesterday. For a summer day it wasn’t the best. Clouds and humidity and excitement and noise couldn’t the spirits of those celebrating. This place dresses up and the crowds come out to marvel and share the…