Return of the Yabby
24 January 2011 | The rest
A yabby, cherax destructor
The past few weeks Australia has been devastated by floods, particularly in Queensland and in my state, Victoria. These floods follow more than a decade of equally damaging drought.
Every year I head out somewhere in Victoria for Aus...
Galleries, Museums & Exhibitions of 2008
22 December 2008 | Culture
I’m running through some travel lists for 2008, in the past four days I’ve ticked off interesting hotels, my best music experiences, great flights and cars & drives. There were lots of interesting museums, galleries and exhibitions during 2008 and that’s today’s t...
Australia Day – The Wimmera Region
28 January 2008 | Places
The 26th of January is to Australia as the ‘Fourth of July’ is to the USA or the ‘Quatorze Juillet’ (the 14th July) is to France. It’s a public holiday which celebrates the country’s origins. For five years I’ve made a little trip around the state of Victoria each Aus...