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Hijinks Country

The day was once again dismal, so Ryan, Sax and I gathered our things and absconded to the mountains. In fact we absconded all the way to Mt Selwyn, where the horses run wild and nobody stays for the summer; … Continue reading

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When Thor Needs an Anvil

On Sunday, despite forecasts of rain, wind and elephants falling from the sky, we headed up to Blackheath in the Blue Mountains. After a quick lunch and some confusion with the tourist information centre’s map (which included non-existent streets… in … Continue reading

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The Green Miles

Today we had a speed run around 11 Mile Drive, between Kelso and Eglinton. The only thing keeping us from making excellent time was the magnificent view, at 7pm. One of the most gorgeous times of year. Picture of the … Continue reading

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The Gloomy Sea

Wednesday, Ryan had safely turned 23, it was our last day in Sydney. To celebrate, we headed down to Dee Why for breakfast. Afterwards, we trekked through the mild rain to check out the beach;   It was… yeah, it … Continue reading

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Garden Sunset

Today I whizzed back to Tumut for the weekend. Sax, the dog, who is staying with my parents, didn’t notice me at first. He saw my shoes. He was excited about the shoes. Then he saw me. He nearly flipped … Continue reading

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Sunset on the River

Picture of the Day 40: Here are the pictures from my ride around the river walk this evening. Just lovely.   More of a story tomorrow, eh? We’re off to Yarrangabilly Caves! Fear for us. And for the caves. And … Continue reading

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Brunglecakes

Picture of the Day 39: flip it! Isn’t she gorgeous? This is my neice, Abbey. A delightful child who will one day make a daunting evil genius. She has to be accompanied by the no-less gorgeous Jordan: her gourmet chef … Continue reading

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