Tags » Macedon Ranges

City to country: Musings on moving house

It’s been a couple of months since I last posted on this blog. The main reason is that we moved house (packing up is a bitch). 707 more words

Book And Movies

Macedon Ranges Youth Awards Success

Congratulations to Jason Rising of Year 11 on winning a Macedon Ranges Youth Award in the ‘Positive Mental Health Promotion’ category.

Jason won the award for the development of a mobile app called ‘Anxiety: Revelation of Mind’ that recreates the experience of rising anxiety through a game. 25 more words

Braemar College

Climb Every Mountain

I need to dispel a popular rumour – contrary to popular belief, it gets cold in Australia. Like see your breath, frost on the car window cold. 649 more words


Attitude at Altitude: exploring Australia’s cool climates

In a time where global warming is leading to increasing temperatures in wine regions around the world (despite what a certain US president may say) it is perhaps not surprising that so-called cool climate regions are getting more and more attention. 1,027 more words

Wine Tasting

Autumn Outings - Hanging Rock, Macedon Ranges

About 70km NW from Melbourne in Central Victoria, not far from Mount Macedon (a former Volcano) is Hanging Rock, a 105m goliath and distinct rock formation.  460 more words


Romsey Petrol Station at Night

It has been a while since I have posted, so I thought I should.  Been busy organising a number of exhibitions over the coming months starting with Looking and Seeing in Mad Gallery, Lancefield starting on 16th June 2017. 10 more words


The Growing Year to Vintage 2017.

A whole growing season has passed since our last post in August 2016!!  Whilst the blog has been quiet, activity in the vineyard has not, so we thought we would give an overview of the season from pruning last winter through to autumn 2017. 459 more words