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Goodbye Piglet – Hello Moby

Our plan has always been to buy a larger motorhome once I retired and the opportunity arose to do that a week or so ago. Our little motorhome “Piglet” has now gone to new owners, having sold within 24 hours … Continue reading

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A little test

This is just a quick test to see if posting an entry to our personal blog is successfully re-posted on my Facebook page.

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A quick test

This is just a quick test using the WordPress app on my iPhone to post directly to our personal blog. The blog should in turn automatically post a link on Facebook. Here’s hoping:)

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Walkies

It’s a public holiday today and a nice morning to take the three dogs for a stroll. We drove to one of our favourite spots, the headland at Diamond Beach. A few bonus sightings this morning … dolphins and whales … Continue reading

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A whale of a time!

Today was a whale watching outing aboard the Amaroo II organised by work’s social club. It’s been an absolutely brilliant family day. Blue sky and calm seas and we saw plenty of whales. The two hour cruise was followed by … Continue reading

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A Vernal Paternal Sunday

Vernal Paternal? … well today is Father’s Day here in Australia and it’s also the first day of Spring. Unlike some countries where the seasons start on the solstices and equinoxes, our seasons begin on the 1st of September (Spring), … Continue reading

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A weekend away

Feeling a need to get away from it all we decided to take our little motorhome away for a three day weekend. We camped alongside the Gloucester River at Poley’s Place near Barrington. A very relaxing weekend doing absolutely nothing. … Continue reading

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Sunday morning

Another fabulous day on Australia’s east coast. Blue sky and sunshine … and we’ve still officially got another couple of weeks of winter left! After a breakfast of bacon and eggs it was down to Halliday’s Point to buy the … Continue reading

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What is it about a fire?

Up behind the car port I had a big pile of tree branches, fallen bits of palm trees and the usual rural property dead vegetation, all of which had been accumulating for a year or so. Today was fine, not … Continue reading

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The new barbecue

Our old barbecue was getting a bit tired so today we bought a nice new four burner and we’ve just now christened it. Of course, a barbecue is so much more than just a cooking implement. It’s an occasion. Something … Continue reading

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