Category Archives: My Travels, Walks and Tasmania

Stories of my travels, walks and Tasmania.

Sydney! Sun, Fun, Harbours and Lights. A city so beautiful and filled with delights.

The Bonny Port of Sydney (first verse only), by Henry Lawson. The lovely Port of Sydney Lies laughing to the sky, The bonny Port of Sydney, Where the ships of nations lie. You shall never see such beauty, Though you … Continue reading

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A coal mine, a convict, a colony. Welcome to the Tasman Peninsula and the Coal Mines Historic Site

One of the many attractions people have on their list of things to do when visiting Hobart is The Port Arthur Historic Site.  It is definitely a must see attraction but there are some other very interesting areas of the … Continue reading

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Got arrested at The Old Melbourne Gaol and then was on top of the world at the Skydeck Eureka Tower

  There is a problem I always have when I go to Melbourne.  It’s not a bad problem but it takes a bit of thought and planning on my part to work out what I want to do when I … Continue reading

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Being a tourist in our home town – Mount Field National Park

Do you ever look out your window, sun shining, sky clear and blue, intermittent white fluffy clouds hanging atop the surrounding hills and think there is no better place on earth to be then right where you are in that … Continue reading

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Spend some time on the Mornington Peninsula. Why not, you’ll love it!

I have read so many articles about the Mornington Peninsula, the food, the wine and the beautiful scenery.  A charming place to while away the hours, eat, drink and walk off all the calories you’ve just endured.   After a … Continue reading

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There’s no better way to spend the day!

What a lovely weekend we just had.  I hope you all had a great Easter weekend and that you got out and about and enjoyed not only all the chocolate and goodies that are so much a part of Easter … Continue reading

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