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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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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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Wild Sunday

On Sunday the weather was genial and I had every excuse to get out of the house. Sax was keen for a hike, so together we headed out to Adelong Falls. To hell with the snakes! Picture of the Day … Continue reading

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Jellybeans and Micro-people

Picture of the Day 35: best night everrrr. Going steadily insane between the heat, fires and desire for a hiking buddy, I spent the evening curled up with a good book. This was far superior to spending the evening curled … Continue reading

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Tumut Bike Tour >:0

Picture of the Day 33: Quite frankly about to go insane, this afternoon I took advantage of the cool change to strap on my seatbeat and whiz around town on my magic bicycle. Whee! I’d been cooped up inside for … Continue reading

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The Hot and Cold

Picture of the Day 30: all the champs in the water, the Junction What a wonderful day. 🙂 There were twelve of us headed to the Junction today – my parents, two of my brothers and their families. If you’ll … Continue reading

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Burning Hot Summer

Picture of the Day 29: Stormclouds building over Racecourse Drive The summer was hot, and the summer was long. Mainly it was hot. In the field of 43 degrees C. For most of the day, the sky was clear and … Continue reading

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