I was sitting under the veranda of an old homestead looking out over the green vineyards in the wine region of McLaren Vale, an easy 1 hour drive from Adelaide, sipping on a beer.
Yes beer. It may be sacrilege to sully my palate with a... Read More | Share it now!
The smell of simmering chutney hit me as soon as I got out of the car. That heady mixture of onion, spice and vinegar had me a little worried. Were Beerenberg piping the sweet scent out of the chimney in a coy attempt to rumble the stomach... Read More | Share it now!
The 2nd stage of the Tour Down Under this year made it’s way through the historic German town of Hahndorf. In anticipation of a big day of beer drinking and sausage eating Ben and I responsibly caught the bus into town.
During the bus ride... Read More | Share it now!
We arrived early in the Adelaide Hills suburb of Stirling and set about looking for a spot to watch stage 3 of the Tour Down Under. It didn’t take long for us to settle on the perfect place. The front of the Stirling Hotel was a... Read More | Share it now!
A new word recent entered my vernacular; Caravention. A traditional intervention is held to discuss the harmful behaviours someone close to you is engaging in. A caravention is held when someone’s caravan renovations are going overboard. I... Read More | Share it now!
Today I broke a promise that I made to myself on the 3rd of December 2002.
On that Tuesday almost 10 years ago I sat with my housemate and worked out whether if we got in the car and drove flat out would we make it to Ceduna, South Australia in time... Read More | Share it now!