Local Tour Guide

Fancy a tour of the Red Centre of Australia? I’ll show you iconic Uluru, walk with you around The Olgas and share the grandeur of Kings Canyon. Then again, I’m probably not the best tour guide. I’m not Aboriginal, I don’t know the indigenous dreamtime legends, plus I’m a bit too goofy. Instead, how about I … More Local Tour Guide

2017 Favourites 

“Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” That quote from Forrest Gump is so apt for this post as, just like a box of Favorites, the year has been (though mostly good) a mixed one. For the current WPC: Favourites theme, here’s a condensed pictorial look back at the year … More 2017 Favourites 

Cheeky Life Lessons

With all of our dramas and flooding issues at home lately, life’s been a bit full on. But enough’s enough!  We all have our hard times so a big step back is sometimes necessary. Time out from the serious stuff where we can take a few deep breaths and focus on something lighter. What better … More Cheeky Life Lessons

Serene and Safe

It’s been a challenging weekend to say the least. Unrelenting rain in Melbourne, extensive flooding inside, saturated carpet, a punctured tyre, ripped couches and naughty dogs have tested my endurance. BUT, believe it or not, amidst all this mayhem is a feeling of acceptance and quiet peace. Okay, I’ll admit, initially I wasn’t so calm … More Serene and Safe

Glow in the Centre

“In the right light, at the right time, everything is extraordinary.” – Aaron Rose Nowhere will you find a more distinctly and immediately recognisable reddish glow in Australia than in the heart of the Red Centre. The red rocks of Glen Helen gorge looked as though they’d been hand painted by Mother Nature herself. Ormiston … More Glow in the Centre

Corners of Australia

Did you know there are four places in Australia where three states meet? The most well known corner of the Australian outback is Cameron Corner, where the states of New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland meet. There’s also the remote Surveyors General corner where South Australia, Western Australia and the Northern Territory meet. Haddon … More Corners of Australia