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Arriving Down Under ......

…. from India was a shock to the system after over 8 months in Asia.  Good public transit.  Clean streets that are lit up by night.   510 more words


Mouth of the Snowy river II

In December I went up to the Snowy river national park and then followed it down to Orbost, where it drains into the sea. It’s pretty magnificent all the way along. 121 more words

Tour de France jumper finished, another project needed for the remainder of the Tour.

I obviously chose a project that was not of an appropriate length for the Tour de France as I have completed it and we are only up to Stage 14 when I write this post. 110 more words


Patterson Park - a new playground in Metung

You will need to click on the picture to be able to see the detail.

The park was looking a bit run down and the only renovation that had taken place was the installation of the raindrop fountain.   78 more words


Steamed Pork Buns, it was intended to be coconut dumplings?

We recently purchased a steamer as we had left our previous steamer behind when we moved house.

I had been tempted to make coconut dumplings after watching a Jamie Oliver program. 75 more words


A Tour de France jumper

While watching the Tour de France I like to have a knitting project on the go.  My most recent knitting project is a Shetland shawl but because every row is different you have to give it full concentration and so it is not a suitable project for the Tour de France. 255 more words


Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow.

We have been having colder than usual weather here in Metung and that got me thinking about a trip I made to Canberra the first year we moved to Metung.   110 more words