Kota Kinabalu – How I completely forgot about going white water rafting in Borneo

  There’s a card that gets handed to you at the airport when you re-enter Australia. On it is a series of questions to answer about your activities and baggage … Continue Reading →


Melbourne – One very noisy picnic – The V8 Supercars at Sandown

    Looking back over my past blogs you’d be forgiven for making the assumption that I enjoy motorsport. After all my somewhat sporadic posts of the past year have … Continue Reading →


McLaren Vale – My favourite wineries of 2014

Holidays are a distant memory now.  Instead of spending my evenings writing blog posts and planning my next sojourn I’m doing readings and writing assignments. That’s right, I’ve gone back … Continue Reading →


Melbourne – The Formula 1 Grand Prix

  Somehow I found myself at the Grand Prix this year. Watching cars go around and around in circles is not something that I generally enjoying doing with my limited … Continue Reading →


Weekly Photo – Daniel Ricciardo qualifying at the Melbourne Grand Prix 2014

    I am almost certain that this is Daniel Ricciardo in qualifying for the Melbourne Formula One Grand Prix.  I’m sure that Ben told me that his car is … Continue Reading →


Echuca – What was missing from Riverboats Music Festival this year?

  There was music.  There was wine.  There were picnics on the green grass and giant red gums with paper lanterns strung between them. But something was missing from this … Continue Reading →