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Island

State Water finally decided that downriver NSW was flooded enough without Blowering Dam releasing an extra 900 megalitres every day. Fair enough, right? The good news on our end, upriver, is that the Tumut River is finally low enough to … Continue reading

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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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Down by the Water

I have a new hiking/ riding/ swimming buddy! Mule. Who looks like: Make of this what you will. Since Mule is plunging back into exercise one mountain at a time, er, well. Well, we started with a ride around the … Continue reading

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NOT Lava

Some days don’t you just get down and dance to Barbara Streisand (by Duck Sauce)? Other days your mining tunnel fills will lava and you have to play Seeed’s Wonderful Life AARGH over and over again. Imagine that. If lava … Continue reading

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Crossing

Picture of the Day 42: Crossing After a long, hot day, we packed our gear and drove out to the Junction. Alas, the usual swimming spot had been invaded by deep pockets of freezing water from the Tumut River, so … 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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