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What's happening with Walmer Street?

Residents, cyclists and pedestrians using the Walmer Street bridge, Abbotsford to access Victoria Gardens shopping centre (to the south) and Yarra Park Bend and Kew (to the north) have several reasons to be VERY worried about the proposed Salta developments on both sides of Walmer street (607-627 and 647-649).  917 more words

Public Open Space


Amazing that such calm and quiet is so easy to find in a place with so much going on all of the time…


Wednesday Wander - Como House, Melbourne

This week I’m wandering to a place in Melbourne that I knew quite well when we lived there. This is Como House, situated on a rise overlooking the Yarra River, just outside the city centre. 319 more words

Wednesday Wander

This is Melbourne, part 2

Melbourne is quirky architecture and bold details. Like I wrote on Part 1 the city is mix of old and new, traditional and modern. In the city center, everywhere you go there are buildings with imaginitive details, bright colours and edgy angles. 588 more words


A Moment...of contrast

This snap was taken on an autumn evening overlooking the marina. I’ve never quite seen such thick cloud cover with the horizon cutting through so bluntly.


Jericho announces reformation

After 18 years of inactivity, my old band Jericho announced this week that it will reform for The Melbourne Divide, a wonderfully curated showcase event presented by… 195 more words


Studley Park: Messing About in Boats

Follow the Yarra along the Eastern Freeway corridor and you will come to Studley Park. Now, this park is very popular and parking can be a trial at times. 41 more words