Music in the Air

I’ve done this walk with Harry many times before. Yet this morning there seemed to be something special in the air. Around the misty wetlands the birds were especially loud. Black and white cockatoos, galahs, magpies, lorikeets, they all seemed to be singing in unison. It sounded like a chorus, a concert of nature with … More Music in the Air

Toolangi Trails

Sometimes the best travel is right on our doorstep … even when things don’t go as planned. Last Sunday hubby and I decided to go on a spur of the moment drive into the Toolangi State Forest, just over an hour from home. I downloaded a map of the area, packed a thermos of coffee, donned … More Toolangi Trails

A Great Ocean Walk

To me being near the ocean is food for the soul and nourishment for the senses.  A day of coastal walking, going to sleep after a big dose of sea air and ocean views and waking up to the sound of crashing waves is like heaven on earth.  But let’s back track. We started our walk late in … More A Great Ocean Walk

Winter in Maldon

With nature calling, I stepped out of the camper into a chilly winter morning.  Dressed lightly in my Ugg Boots and a coat, I set out for a walk, intending only to venture where I needed to, but the place looked enchanting at that hour. When I got to the edge of the peaceful Maldon … More Winter in Maldon

Marysville Magic

I hope I never lose my sense of wonder. Or my desire to seek out beauty in the world. Last weekend in Marysville I walked through Gallipoli Park in town with it’s beautiful sculptures and reflective garden.  But we discovered so much more to this area.  Less than 15 minutes from town the road turns … More Marysville Magic